Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection
Adenden harp song. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings
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unidentified (adenden harp), unidentified (pellet bells), unidentified (side blown animal horn trumpet), unidentified (female chorus, hand clapping)
Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984
Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.601. Performer notes : From available documentation: The harp player uses Dama type harp of 5 strings. He is from this county at Buteba. The trumpet produces trills comparable to the lingual ululations (olukalakasa) of the women. Harp adopts or provides the vocal tune in a single line.