Accompanied by tape logs, notes in English, and selected song texts in Dinka with English translations.
Deposited at the Archives of Traditional Music by Deng in 1973 under Option 1.
OT 2789--2821; EC 5340--5364, 9284--9292
Various named singers.
Statement of Responsibility
collected by Francis Deng.
Military songs (primarily war songs, but also including songs for initiation, hunting and other courageous acts) -- Male and female ox songs --Cathartic songs -- Religious songs and hymns -- Other songs (unidentified)
Recorded by F. Deng, with assistance from Biong Deng and Kwol Arob, from 1962-1972 in Nilotic Sudan, primarily in Khartoum, Abyei and El Obeid; some selections recorded in Philadelphia, PA and others donated by government agencies.