Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Nyanyi. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:17

  • Cultures

    Karamojong

  • Shelf mark

    C4/44

  • Recording date

    1954-10-07

  • Recording locations

    Kangole (about 15 miles West of Moroto), Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (nitworoy, pellet bells), unidentified (orupepe side-blown trumpet)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.461. From available documentation: A song about the baboon: a baboon is in many ways like a man: he goes out in the morning to gather food. Performer notes : From available documentation: Group of men and women from Lotome from the elephant clan wearing pellet bells (nitworoy), 1 side-blown trumpet (orupepe) who are a professional dance group.

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Nyanyi. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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