Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Olungu kome ilungu lela wok ilungu lela waibar. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Palabek, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (mixed chorus), unidentified (solo singer, female)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.685. Item notes : From available documentation: Otole dance: "They stood in groups (ready for the Otolo dance) you stood like a rock (all the dancers in the group being like a rock) don't stand like that when you reach the dancing ground (where you must rush about". Performer notes : From available documentation: The female soloist is the rwot or captain of the group.

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