Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Obukhana lyre song. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:32

  • Shelf mark

    C4/51

  • Recording date

    1954-10-15

  • Recording locations

    Masafu, Uganda

  • Performers

    Otoga (singer, male, obukhana lyre), unidentified (pellet bells)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.607. Performer notes : From available documentation: Mr. Otoga is the son of Nasaba of the Gwe culture group. The lyre buzzes strongly. Ululation.

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