Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Abagenyi baizire - Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Recording locations

    Hoima, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (ngwara trumpets) , unidentified (ebinyege rattles)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.793. Performer notes: From available documentation: Group of tumpeters [bakopi - common people] from Kipolopyo, Gombolola Bugambe. Seven trumpeters and three female dancers three rattles. Terminology of trumpet set: ndulira, ntem, kagunda, nsiha, ntabyo, nkara, ngunda. Nkara trumpet begins.

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