Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Sematimba ne Kikwabanga
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Royal historical song played by most of the royal ensembles
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Kakbaka's palace, Lubir, near Kampala, Uganda
Unidentified (akadinda), Unidentified (singer, male)
Item note: Royal historical song played by most of the royal ensembles. Players highly excited because Peter Cooke had just been playing with them (the first European to do so). Performance note: This recording features 17 stave akadinda. Performer's note: Resident akadinda team. Recording note: Recording was made on the occasion of the Kabaka's official birthday. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 5 TRACK A item No. 6.