Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Omusaja vule vule, musaja vule, muzungu vule vule, eryato vule. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:23

  • Cultures

    Gwere

  • Shelf mark

    C4/47

  • Recording date

    1954-10-11

  • Recording locations

    Terinyi, Uganda

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (2 singers, male)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.482. From available documentation: vule = the Muvule tree, hard like oak and compared to a strong person. An example of the duo hocketus form [technique] in which solo and response interlock making up between them a tune. Performer notes : From available documentation: two men in small dugout [canoe] coming along side.

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Omusaja vule vule, musaja vule, muzungu vule vule, eryato vule. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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