Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Adenden harp song. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:28:43

  • Shelf mark

    C4/50

  • Recording date

    1954-10-15

  • Recording locations

    Masafu, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (adenden harp), unidentified (pellet bells), unidentified (side blown animal horn trumpet), unidentified (female chorus, hand clapping)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.600. Performer notes : From available documentation: The harp player uses Dama type harp of 5 strings. He is from this county at Buteba. The trumpet produces trills comparable to the lingual ululations of the woman.

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