Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection
Witch doctor's song. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings
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Gishu [Lugisu (Gishu): dialect of Masaba]
Fungo (singer, male, isasi rattle), unidentified (isasi rattles)
Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984
Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.540. From available documentation: a witch doctor's song about a man who fell ill and went to various witch doctors who all failed him but in the end the sick man came to the singer.