Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

sala sala [continued]. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:12

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C4/42

  • Recording date

    1954-09-04

  • Recording locations

    Kaliro, Uganda

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    Wabulembo (male)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.387b. From available documentation: Mr. Wabulembo, entertainer for an important chief, a kind of court jester, an old little man with feathers tied to his head: shouts of 'sala sala', a colloquial term for "wag your body in dance".

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sala sala [continued]. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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