Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Baligasima tinewumbye. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:40

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C4/42

  • Recording date

    1954-09-06

  • Recording locations

    Vukula, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (embaire xylophone), unidentified (Uganda type kettle drum), unidentified (engabe drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.412. From available documentation: a sad meditative song about death. Performer notes : From available documentation: xylophone [embaire of 16 keys] players: Balaba, Kongole, Nsohera, Walogere, Galikuki. Drummers [Uganda type kettle drum and a single-skin engabe]: Bamwiri, Kahomera.

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