Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Igoro ikoku aitete alo totokeng = The child is crying - where has our mother gone?

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    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Nakapele Muru, Jie County, Karamoja, Uganda

  • Performers

    Nakade, Mrs. Peter (singer, female), Unidentified (singers, female)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Sung by women or 'ayah' children to stop small children crying; Danced holding hands, arms going up and down. Performer's note: Mrs. Peter Nakade and chorus of women. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.24.B7 [announced as no. 70].

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