Kugama I | Folk - Central African

Title: 
Kugama I
Audio: 

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Description: 

Topical song with 5 stringed horizontal harp "domo" likembe, lisanzo and "sese" rattle. Leader - Zegbe and Ndongo men and women. Chief Maki, Faradje territory, North East Congo.

"I will never stave for my brother will feed me."

The song was sung in Ndongo with a mixture of Lingala (the local lingua franca).

 

Artist(s): 

Zegbe and Ndongo men and women.

Date: 
1952-07-31
Format: 

78 RPM Shellac Record

Format: 

00:02:42

Format: 

Sound Forge V. 8

Format: 

Technics SP - 10 MK II direct drive turntable

Format: 

Vestax BDT - 2500 belt drive turntable

Format: 

Studer Revox Interface SP 10-8

Source: 

Shellac record number: TP3228

Source: 

Master number : XYZ7459

Source: 

Recording number: 7459

Source: 

Research number: F4D 2

Source: 

Sound of Africa series number: TR-119 A6

Source: 

Tape number: F91

Rights: 

International Library of African Music

Publisher: 

International Library of African Music

Identifier (disa): 
mus1952-07-31.036.018.TP3228-XYZ7459
Identifier (original): 
TP3228-XYZ7459
Identifier (greenstone export db): 
6990