Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ndingiri song

  • Add a note
    Log in to add a note at the bottom of this page.
  • All notes
  • My notes
  • Hide notes
Please click to leave a note

The British Library Board acknowledges the intellectual property rights of those named as contributors to this recording and the rights of those not identified.
Legal and ethical usage »

Tags (top 25):
(No tags found for this item)
  • Type


  • Duration


  • Cultures


  • Shelf mark


  • Recording date


  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Ibaare village near Kitabi, Nkore, western Uganda

  • Performers

    Mr. Rugaranjuka (ndingiri)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Title of this piece requested from chief informant B. K. Mubangizi - to follow on. Ndingiri is the local one string tube fiddle (a wooden or cow horn tube is used as a resonator). Performance note: In runyankore language, in akagoma dansi rhythm, accompanied with "uganda" drum, akakyenke rattle (played by younger members of his family). Performer's note: Iru peasant farmer. Recording note: Recorded at his homestead. Recorded with Stellavox and Sennheiser omni microphones, 7/12ips stereo. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG90.1.2.

  • Metadata record:

    View full metadata for this item