Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

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  • Subjects

    Olere flute song

  • Recording date

    1968-04-07 to 1968-04-08

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Metu Pr.7 Integrated school, 5 miles off Gulu Road near Moyo, West Nile, Uganda

  • Composer

    Drawe, Pascasius

  • Performers

    Drawe, Pascasius (olere), Legbe, David (bells), Moini, Zacharia (small drum), Ndringa, Aureliu (olere), Ode, Robano (large drum), Wera, Laurence (bells)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Olere flute song. Song composed in 1967 by Pascasius Drawe; song followed by recording of song alone and then individual flutes: sometimes the flutes are notched, sometimes obliquely rim blown; sometimes the flutes are closed and a hole used transverse fashion. Performance note: This recording features: two Olere flutes (notched, four-holed bamboo); three drums (one large, two small); bells. Performer's note: Pascasius Drawe (Metu clan) - Olere; Aureliu Ndringa (Metu clan); All teenage school boys. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.29.A9.

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