Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection
Edurukwait. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings
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Kangole (about 15 miles West of Moroto), Uganda
unidentified (nitworoy pellet bells)
Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984
unidentified (mixed chorus, hand clapping)
Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.467-8. From available documentation: A song about the name of a tree. The edurukwait fell down and made a bridge across a river. Rothey [name of bird] made its nest in the Edurukwait. 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.