Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

The clan beats of 21 Ganda clans (Emibala). Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:00

  • Cultures

    Ganda

  • Shelf mark

    C4/33

  • Recording date

    1954-07-01

  • Recording locations

    Kasangati, Uganda

  • Performers

    Musoke (percussionist) , Basaja (percussionist )

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.199. From available documentation: The following are the names of the clans in the order they are beaten: Butiko, Ffumbe, Mbogo, Ngabi, Mmamba, Mpewo, Nkima, Ndiga, Lugave, Ngeye, Nyonyi, Ngo, Njovu, Nkobe, Mpindu, Nvubu, Musu, Njaza, Ng'onge, Nvuma, Nsenene. The names are totem terms - all animal names. Performer notes : performed by the Kaggo who is also the Kimomera.

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