John Low East Africa Collection

Taabu ni ya Wanaume

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:07

  • Cultures

    Swahili

  • Shelf mark

    C27/7

  • Recording date

    1979-12-16

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Low collection

  • Recording locations

    Kawongware [Kawangware] Estate, Nairobi, Kenya

  • Performers

    Jairo, David (guitar), Osale, William (guitar / singer, male), Ouko, Johnson (guitar / singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Low, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Song content: the troubles and intrigues of marriages and bride-prices. Performer notes: All performers belong to Luhya [Luyia] culture group - Kissa [Kisa] dialect.

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