Peter Cooke Uganda Collection


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  • Subjects

    Lwembebwa kumwenge

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    home village of Kirya Mpanuka Soga student, Nalenya 1, Buhumba, Bulamogi, Busoga, Uganda

  • Performers

    Yosefu (singer, male, ndingidi)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Lwembebwa kumwenge. Visit made to give students chance of fieldwork and use of tape recorder. [N.B. many Ganda songs are known to Soga people and vice versa; they live in adjacent areas and languages are very similar]. Performance note: This recording features ndingidi with hand claps. Recording note: Some overmodulation on this tape. Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG1964-8.20.A12 [announced as item 14].

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