John Low East Africa Collection

Taabu ya Kasi Nairobi

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Low collection

  • Recording locations

    Kawongware [Kawangware] Estate, Nairobi, Kenya

  • Performers

    Anyanga, David Jairo (solo acoustic guitar), Kisaka, Seth (singer, male), Osaka, Jackson (bass acoustic guitar), Osale, William (fanta [ribbed] bottle), Ouko, Johnson (rhythm acoustic guitar / singer, male), Sembi, Patrick (bottle rhythm)

  • Recordist

    Low, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Song content: the difficulty of finding work in Nairobi. Performer notes: All performers belong to Luhya [Luyia] culture group.

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