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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    Nanga [zither] songs - Africa (Acholi).

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  • 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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