Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Nakola ntya. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:40

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C4/51

  • Recording date

    1954-10-19

  • Recording locations

    Batambogwe, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (gwara kazoos), unidentified (pair of gourd rattles), unidentified (kasumali type drum), unidentified (unknown drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.620. Performer notes : From available documentation: A group of Baswezi cult members of Battambogwe. This Baswezi group carries 2 ritual spears - 1 with 3 blades called Isabantu Kintu, the other with 2 blades - Nabamba.

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