Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Okwanyo ma i koma lacan wod Obogo (Wod Obogo has taken poverty away from here). 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 (percussion idiophone gourd), unidentified (male chorus)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.721. Item notes : From available documentation: A kind of prayer to the spirit - jok - (Wod Obogo) for being helped or cured.

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