Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Kahara niwe owomuyaga - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:47

  • Cultures

    Nyoro

  • Shelf mark

    C4/59

  • Recording date

    1954-11-26

  • Recording locations

    Hoima, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (ebinyege rattles, 8) , unidentified (female chorus)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Speakers

    unidentified (male)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.800. A kind of marching song. From available documentation: "Igulya dancers, group from Mbogwe, Gombolola Buhanika, led by Mr. Festio Mburabwikyo [8 Ebinyege rattle dancers, 5 female chorus, 1 of whom danced, no drums]."

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