Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ndingiri song

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    home of B.K. Mubangizi, Ryeishe village, near Kitabi, Nkore, Uganda

  • Performers

    Mr. Kashobeye (ndingiri)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Title of this piece requested from chief informant B. K. Mubangizi - to follow on. Performance note: Accompanied with small "Uganda" drum. Performer's note: Blind singer. Mr. Kashobeye is young man (in his 20s) who plays and sings around the area to earn `beer money'. His voice and texts are much enjoyed and admired. Recording note: Previously videoed the same day singing the song Siriimu Ekintu. Now recorded at the side of B.K. Mubangizi's home with a large crowd listening and a thunderstorm brewing up. Recorded with Stellavox and Sennheiser omni microphones, 7/12ips stereo. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG90.1.6.

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