Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection
Akadinda piece. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings
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Mengo Lubiri = Lubiri palace of the Kabaka [king] at Mengo, Kampala, Uganda
unidentified (akadinda xylophone)
Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984
Item notes : Wachmann's original recording no.: 49.39. Item notes : Culture group in available documentation marked as Mengo Lubiri [however this is the name of the Lubiri palace of the Kabaka [king] at Mengo, Kampala; the culture group is therefore most likely Ganda]. Item notes : [According to Mr V Muyinda and Mr E Ntambi Sebuufu who listened to this recording in 1966 in the Uganda Museum, Kampala, this item is "Singa namera byoya singa mbuse"]. Performer notes : The akadinda can have up to 22 keys.