Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Opio, Ocen kinywalo wa ki iteng wangyo

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  • Subjects

    Wer jok rudi [dance song for birth of twins]

  • Recording date

    1968-01-04 to 1968-01-07

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Kuwangola homestead, Patongo village, East Acholi and Anina village, Labwor, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (drum), Unidentified (rattles), Unidentified (singers, female)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Wer jok rudi [dance song for birth of twins]. Performance note: One drum and rattles; left hand thumb used to damp skin of drum simultaneously as third beat is beaten. Performer's note: Women of Patongo Lukwangole. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.19.B5 [announced as item no. 18].

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