Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Aparo apaina, yia wang twatwal. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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    lamellophone songs

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  • Recording locations

    Apach, Uganda

  • Performers

    Odur (singer, male, okembe lamellophone), unidentified (mixed chorus)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.148. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "I am worried about my beloved girl who is away". Performer notes : From available documentation: Odur is the son of Obura of Apach. Men start stamping and silently whipping up and down on both legs.

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