John Low East Africa Collection

Msichana Mrembo

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  • Cultures

    Lagooli (Maragoli), Swahili

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Low collection

  • Recording locations

    Mbotela Estate, Nairobi, Kenya

  • Performers

    Agade, George (guitar / singer, male), Low, John (rhythm on table)

  • Recordist

    Low, John

  • Description

    Item notes: Song content: courtship and marriage of a pretty girl by the singer (song is followed by a demo of the 2nd voice). Performer notes: Agade belongs to Luhya [Luyia] culture group.

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