Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Emanik. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:32:01

  • Cultures

    Karamojong

  • Shelf mark

    C4/46

  • Recording date

    1954-10-08

  • Recording locations

    Naitakwai, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (nitworoy pellet bells)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus, hand clapping)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.469. From available documentation: A song about cattle. The spear is in the fire. It is ready for branding the cows. Performer notes : From available documentation: Group of men and women described as Matheniko group - nb Matheniko is the name of this county.

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Colour slides available. consult Philipp Wachsmann

Posted by Peter Cooke, Hon. Fellow, University of Birmingham on 09/11/2010 21:44:00