Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Pitch of individual eruma [stopped flutes]. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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    flute songs

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  • Recording locations

    Bundibugyu [Bundibugyo], Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (11 eruma stopped flutes)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.222. From available documentation: pitch of individual flutes, taken in the order preferred by the musicians. Performer notes : From available documentation: group from Buhunde Gombolola. The 11 stopped flutes are decorated in chequered raffia covers and tassles.

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