Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Wero wer aberabera, wer giri bala iwalu. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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    leaping dances

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  • Recording locations

    Anyeke, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (2 drums), unidentified (horn)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.189. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "A man Yafesi is always producing a better song, comparing it with a crane". Performer notes : From available documentation: the group are from Acaba. Adaa, Yafesi is the leader of the group.

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