Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Obote mi dri wala fe ini be = Mr. Obote gave us independence

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:07:51

  • Cultures

    Ma'di, Southern (Okollo)

  • Shelf mark

    C23/21

  • Subjects

    Osegu dance song (Osegu Ongo of recent origin)

  • Recording date

    1968-04-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Uleppi R.C. Primary School, Madi-Okollo, West Nile, Uganda

  • Director

    Mr. Amandu

  • Performers

    Mr. Amandu (singer, male), Unidentified (large flat cylindrical drum), Unidentified (osegu group), Unidentified (school type drums), Unidentified (singers, children), Unidentified (small side drum)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Osegu dance song (Osegu Ongo of recent origin). 1. sung version, 2. played and sung, 3. analytical recordings. Performance note: 14 Osegu (stopped reed flute ensemble); 2 school type drums - 1 large flat cylindrical drum, 1 small side drum. Performer's note: School band of Uleppi R.C. Primary school under leadership of Mr. Amandu [Anyiribu clan]. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.28.B2 [announced as number 11].

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