John Brearley Botswana Collection

ǁ'eixa. Dongo lamellophone song. Dupolsie

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:10

  • Cultures

    Khoisan (Naro) [Nharo]

  • Shelf mark

    C65/43

  • Subjects

    Lamellophone

  • Recording date

    1997-08-21

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    D'kar (Dekar) near Ghanzi, Botswana

  • Performers

    ǁ'eixa (Xgaiga) (dongo - lamellophone)

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    According Johns Brearley's notes, they played this song when they think of the times when they were still living on Dupolsie's (Du Plessis) farm. They think about how cruel he was, and how he walked when he was angry.

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