Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Tong ma ryeno la chwa merok, Akera ye mero ogwok woto ki war makwar. Yo malo ye. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Subjects

    Otole music - Africa (Acholi).

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  • Recording locations

    Padibe, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (solo singer), unidentified (mixed chorus, pellet bells), unidentified (bilo cone flute)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.730. Item notes : From available documentation: "The spear that drove away Lachwa [the people of Chua], Akara, who is the enemy [people]. Ogwok is walking with the red canvas to the East [Ogwok is the chief of Padibe, he took his army against the Akara in Chua and defeated them]".

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