Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Munywani wawa owogonza asemera ayuniri. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:26:36

  • Cultures

    Toro [Tooro]

  • Shelf mark

    C4/35

  • Recording date

    1954-07-09

  • Recording locations

    Kisomoro, Uganda

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    Kisomoro school choir

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.233. English translation of lyrics from available documentation: "You love your friend who is alive. You will stink when you die" (meaning: remember all men are mortal). Performer notes : From available documentation: performed by the choir of R.C. school, Kisomoro, class VI.

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