Peter Cooke Uganda Collection


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    Myel kalyel - funeral music

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Nabyogo Primary School, Adhola county near Nagongera, Uganda

  • Performers

    Ocho, Asanasio (singer, male, ntongooli), Otyeno, Elisafanu (singer, male, ntongooli), Unidentified (bul), Unidentified (drum), Unidentified (fumbo)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Myel kalyel - funeral music. Performance note: With three drums (fumbo - long drum), bul and a flat cylindrical mitlitary type drum. Performer's note: Elisafanu Otyeno of Namwanga. Asanasio Ocho of Nabuyoga. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.23.B5 [announced as 23 or 24].

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