Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Beer song about heroes and warriors among all clans. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:52

  • Cultures

    Gishu [Lugisu (Gishu): dialect of Masaba]

  • Shelf mark

    C4/48

  • Subjects

    beer drinking songs

  • Recording date

    1954-10-13

  • Recording locations

    Buluceke, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (male chorus)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    Nang'umba (solo singer, male)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.524

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It gives is a great way to immerse in the culture from a different angle.

Posted by Ian Garrett, Goldsmiths University. on 27/11/2008 15:31:00