Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Nikong. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:58

  • Cultures

    Karamojong

  • Shelf mark

    C4/46

  • Recording date

    1954-10-07

  • Recording locations

    Kangole (about 15 miles West of Moroto), Uganda

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (female), unidentified (female chorus, hand clapping)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.466. From available documentation: A song about white ants, about running around the white ant hill. Performer notes : From available documentation: group of women only from Lotome wearing pellet bells (nitworoy) and with 1 side-blown trumpet (orupepe).

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    Karamojong jumping dance with clapping, Kangole, Karamoja, Uganda, 7 October 1954

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