Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Anyira obe tho pi Ruben

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  • Cultures

    Alur (Jonam)

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  • Subjects

    Osegu dance of the Okebo people

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Panyango Primary School, near Pachwach, Alur, West Nile, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (comb and tin scraper), Unidentified (large flat cylindrical drum), Unidentified (osegu group), Unidentified (singers, female and male), Unidentified (small cylindrical drum), Uwahgiw, Melki (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Osegu dance of the Okebo people. Performance note: With two small cylindrical drums, one large flat cylindrical drum, one comb and tin scraper, seven Osegu (stopped reed flute ensemble - no stops in side; each flute produces one note only). Performer's note: Pupils of Panyango Primary School, near Pakwach. Melki Uwahgiw (teacher). Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.28.A3.

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