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The Living, Dead and Dying  Music of the New Guinea Wape (1978)  CD

The Living, Dead and Dying Music of the New Guinea Wape (1978) CD

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"This item is part of the Folkways archives.  The original liner notes from the LP are included."

Tracks
1. Call to the Forest     Yamtulu calling to her sister, Sengu in te Taute Village     1:01    
2. Parade of the Niyl Masks     Celebrants in the Wilkili Village     3:45    
3. Maikasi Chant     Young people in the Otemgi Village     1:12    
4. Mani Demon Chants     Men of the Taute Village     3:00    
5. Mani Demon Chants     Men of the Wilkili Village     2:01    
6. Wene Demon Chants     Men of the Taute Village     2:50    
7. Poril Demon Chants     Men of the Wilkili Village     8:06    
1. Death of Waibu     Two sisters and their husbands of the Taute Village     3:01    
2. Epilo's Funeral     Women mourners of the Taute Village     1:12    
3. Entrance of the Mani Mask     Women of the Wilkiki Village     1:09    
4. Mani Demon Chants (Solo)     Suwe a men from the Taute Village     3:38    
5. Bamboo Fire Ritual     Burning bamboo thicket in the Taute Village     0:55    
6. A Lonely Wife's Lament     So'ope, a monan of Taute Village     1:35    
7. The Reluctant Bride's Lament     Kuruwai, a man of Taute Village     1:47    
8. Lament of Ugly Man & the Brother In-Laws Lament     Waiape, a man of Tuatue Village     3:18    
9. Lament of Parisko Maidens     Yenge, a boy of Taute Village     3:02    
10. Lament of Compromised Maiden     Kumoi, a man of Taute Village     1:30    
11. Night Laughter     Bilu, an older man with women and young people in the Taute Village     1:01    
12. Call to the Forest     Suwe calling to her daughter in the Taute Village     0:54


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