Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Malabe sadongana, oweikoti eisale, Isabirye ni Nabirye (Mr. Malabe and his wife: the wife has a long neck and folds) - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Gadumire, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (solo singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.332. Performer notes : From available documentation: "Malabe" is the technical term for the earth-bow (Lusoga: Musokolome) in Gishu. Isabirye and Nabirye are the names given to a male and female twin respectively.

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