Kenneth Gourlay Uganda Collection

Kibibicak oeye ngalibae - (Sound of) the weaver birds

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  • Cultures

    Karamojong (Jie)

  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0006139 (copy of C105/12)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Ken Gourlay collection

  • Recording locations

    Lokatap village, near Kotido, Karamoja, Uganda

  • Recordist

    Gourlay, Ken

  • Description

    Reocrdings organised by Joel Latao. Three women inside a hut. Women's songs. First song: Song for driving away weaver birds from crops; Second song: Song for driving animals to the cattle kraal. Sung originally after the British Administration had expelled people from land at Kotido in order to set up headquarters.

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