Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Isamba itakali eryalindya. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Vukula, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (drum ensemble)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (solo singer, male), unidentified (male chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.413. From available documentation: mubala - i.e. a clan beat or drumming song, a happy item of rejoicing before death. Performer notes : From available documentation: drum ensemble playing for the Iseruba clan, led by Mr. S. Maloge.

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