Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Abamukamba niye abanyere. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:31

  • Cultures

    Gwere

  • Shelf mark

    C4/5030

  • Recording date

    1950-05-20

  • Recording locations

    Budaka, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (binaceri gourd trumpets), unidentified (set of babito (princes') drums)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 50.232. Performer notes : The binaceri gourd trumpets are part of the regalia of the Babito clan in Gwere [see Trowell, Margaret and Wachsmann, Klaus (1953): "Tribal Crafts of Uganda" (OUP) p.354]

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