Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Bujesa. Mayi omulanga mbalala Kidama. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Cultures

    Gishu [Lugisu (Gishu): dialect of Masaba]

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  • Subjects

    wedding songs - Africa (Masaba).

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  • Recording locations

    Mutufu, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (singers, female), unidentified (drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.514. From available documentation: A wedding song. Kidama presumeably refers to the district Buduma. Performer notes : From available documentation: The singers are a group of girls.

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