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Title and Description
    Title:Akabira Kengeye
    Date of Recording:2004-08-20
    Type of Recording:Ekinyaluguru dance
    Description:An Ekinyaluguru dance which is similar to Runyege where men wear leg rattles.

Artist Information
    Group (ensemble):Ngoma Troupe
    Group leader:Musime Janet
    Performers:Group performance with about 12 performers.
    Composer:Traditional folk dance

Location
    Performance Venue:School compound
    District:Mbarara
    Region:Southern
    Country:Uganda

Culture
    Language(s):Runyaluguru
    Language(s) (from list):Luguru
    Ethnic Group (from list):Banyaluguru
    Musical Instrument(s):1 empuny played with hands, 1 embutu, 1 long drum, 1 small set of xylophone which plays one note, 1 pair shakers
    Musical Instrument(s) (from list):Membranophone--Drum--Empunyi
Membranophone--Drum--Mbutu
Membranophone--Drum--Long drum
Idiophone--Xylophone
Idiophone--Shaker
Voice
Idiophone--Rattle--Leg rattle

Rights and Technical Data
    Rights:Copyright © 2007 Vanderbilt University
    Ownership:Vanderbilt University
    Conditions of use:Click here for details
    Submitter:Balikoowa Centurio
    Format:application/vnd.rn-realmedia
    Local Identifier:25-02.rm
    Record Number:180