Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Kyenyonya, omuhala ali ewabu, kyenyonya - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Nawampiti, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (male chorus; hand-clapping) , unidentified (pellet bell)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.351. From available documentation: "the song is about a beautiful girl who still at her parent's home, who is visited by a man who wants to marry her, and when he speaks to her, is shy. This is really Soga music. Olukuje song."

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