Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Muno obalo tuwa bedo Padibe tek, pien muno obalo woko (The Yadia spoil our home, now it is difficult to live at Padibe, the Yadia spoil it). Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:30:19

  • Cultures

    Acholi

  • Shelf mark

    C4/55

  • Subjects

    Nanga [zither] songs - Africa (Acholi).

  • Recording date

    1954-11-12

  • Recording locations

    Padibe, Uganda

  • Performers

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

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.720. Item notes : From available documentation: Yadia or Jadia = Arabs. Padibe was an Arab settlement.

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