Giles Swayne Senegal Collection
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Swayne-Jola Music collection of recordings made in Gambia and Senegal in Jan 1982
Unidentified (singers, male)
Item note: From hand written notes in file and on tape box: recorded in Badem on 1982.01.17 at night; men's songs: (a) O Lulum, Sanken lejam, (b) Usuman Bojao, nane aseko ajan be Kombo mbanmu Wolofei (man ajam) kam akila fukundunnof fukoimeo - even the ?? is happier than him (Usuman sent his wife to Gambia to learn Olof, but she took another man there, now he has no woman, and even the rat is better off than he) [hand writing is hard to decipher] [Jola is also know as Diola-Fogny, Dyola, Jóola, Jola and Yola].