Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Mucakazi (a woman who tried to be a harlot at Bugungu, which annoyed the old people as it will spoil their fertility) - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:53

  • Cultures

    Nyoro

  • Shelf mark

    C4/58

  • Recording date

    1954-11-25

  • Recording locations

    Butiaba, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (rattles) , unidentified (mixed chorus) , unidentified (single-skin drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.774. From available documentation: Kalihwa dance (apparently identical with the Orunyege dance, which is also also known as Kagoma).

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Mucakazi (a woman who tried to be a harlot at Bugungu, which annoyed the old people as it will spoil their fertility) - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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