Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Embaire song

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Home of James Maganda, Kawete, Busoga, Uganda

  • Performers

    James Maganda's xylophone players

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Recorded after finish of enswezi dancing. Accompanied by rattle and drum and some dancing by young girls. Two main parts have uneven rhythm. Some bass notes used. In kinyole (kinyoro?) style. Children sing chorus. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips, recorded on video. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG88.5.4.

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