Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Nga bazika mulambo mu nswezi - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Nawampiti, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (mixed chorus) , unidentified (4 Uganda type kettle drums) , unidentified (engabe single-skin drum) , unidentified (rattles) , unidentified (kazoos)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.350. From available documentation: Literal translation of the song title of the song says "As they bury the corpse in the manner of the Baswezi" [?]. Performer notes: From available documentation: group of Baswazi singers. Entire ensemble are called Mukamu Mukididi and Co.

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Nga bazika mulambo mu nswezi - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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