Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Zakaliya umwabili asomesese. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:46

  • Cultures

    Gishu [Lugisu (Gishu): dialect of Masaba]

  • Shelf mark

    C4/47

  • Recording date

    1954-10-12

  • Recording locations

    Mutufu, Uganda

  • Performers

    Mafabi (singer, male, lidungu lyre)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.503. Performer notes : From available documentation: Mr Mafabi son of Wadea of Gabugoto village. The lyre has 7 wire strings played in 'nanga' style.

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