Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Yagwa [or Kyagwa] imbigi. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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    Gishu [Lugisu (Gishu): dialect of Masaba]

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  • Recording locations

    Mutufu, Uganda

  • Performers

    Nafuna (lyre), Sepitriyo (bowed lute), unidentified (bi-zenze pellet bells)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.505. From available documentation: The song is about a plane that had crashed at Mbigi. Performer notes : From available documentation: Mr. Nafuna, son of Busiri of Bulago village, Mr. Sepiriyo, son of Nadoya of Bulago village.

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