Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Isamba itakali eryalindya. 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 (drum ensemble)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (solo singer, male), unidentified (male chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.413. From available documentation: mubala - i.e. a clan beat or drumming song, a happy item of rejoicing before death. Performer notes : From available documentation: drum ensemble playing for the Iseruba clan, led by Mr. S. Maloge.

  • Related images

    1. Drummers, Vukula, Busoga, Uganda, 6 September 1954
    2. Men’s song, Vukula, Busoga, Uganda, 6 September 1954
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Isamba itakali eryalindya. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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