Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
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Konzo Nyamulere song, Rwenzururu Movement song
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Bundibugyo, Bwamba, Tooro District, Uganda
Bukombe, Paolo (flute)
Item note: Konzo Nyamulere song, Rwenzururu Movement song. The song refers to the rape of Mukirane's wife by men of the Uganda Rifles. Followed by fragment of song with claps. Performance note: This recording features Nyamulere [notched bamboo flute] of the Konzo, unaccompanied. Performer's note: Of the Nususgha clan, from Kirumia [Gombolola agent - young Mukonzo man]. Recording note: Recordings made during a visit to Bundibugyo, Bwamba County, Tooro District. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 7, TRACK B, item no. 5 but announced as item no. 1.