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Bosavi  Rainforest Music from Papua New Guinea 3 CD Set

Bosavi Rainforest Music from Papua New Guinea 3 CD Set

  • $4499


Two generations of Bosavi musicians and twenty-five years of field recordings: a comprehensive and intimate musical portrait of life in a Papua New Guinea rainforest community. Includes the contemporary music of the youngest generation of guitar band composers, and performances of many traditional everyday and ritual styles featuring their parents. Recorded and annotated by Steven Feld, producer of Voices of the Rainforest and author of Sound and Sentiment. 3 CDs, 193 minutes, 47 tracks, 80-page booklet with photos and extensive notes.

101 My Father, My Heart Kemuli String Band
102 Kemuli Kemuli String Band
103 Oh No! Kemuli String Band
104 What We Said Kemuli String Band
105 My Mother Kemuli String Band
106 Really Hungry! Lus Mangi Grin Neks String Band
107 Sadness Lus Mangi Grin Neks String Ban
108 BBK Brother Difalasulu String Band
109 E-yo, E-yo Tasi Kabulo: String Band
110 Long Ago Gusuwa String Band
111 Father, Mother BVDC String Band
112 Where Has My Mother Gone? BVDC II String Band
113 Rosi, Rosi BVDC II String Band
114 Blue Mountain BVDC II String Band
115 Sorry, My Sister! You People Go! BVDC III String Band
116 Air Niugini Plane BBK String Band
117 One Time BBK String Band
118 The Sun Is Setting Gasali Mates String Band
119 My Sweetheart Gasali Mates String Band
201 A men's work group clears a new garden Fifteen working men
202 Ulahi sings while scraping sago pith Ulahi
203 Ulahi sings while making sago Ulahi
204 Fo:fo: and Miseme sing at their sago place Fo:fo:, Miseme
205 Ulahi and Eyo:bo sing with afternoon cicadas Ulahi, Eyo:bo
206 Ulahi and Eyo:bo sing at a waterfall Ulahi, Eyo:bo
207 Men's vocal quartet with seed-pod rattles Kulu, Gigio, Seyaka, and Kogowe
208 A large men's collective work group sing and whoop Bosavi men
209 Gaima plays the bamboo jew's harp Gaima
210 Voices of the forest: a village soundscape Bosavi village
301 Funerary sung-weeping group A weeping group
302 Funerary sung-weeping by Gania and Famu Gania, Famu
303 Funerary sung-weeping by Hane Hane
304 Seance gisalo song by Aiba with weeping Aiba
305 Ceremonial gisalo performed by Halawa Halawa
306 Group ceremonial drumming, ilib kuwo: Costumed, dancing drummers
307 Ceremonial ko:luba song-1 A:siya and Go:bo
308 Ceremonial ko:luba song-2 A:siya and Go:bo
309 Ceremonial ko:luba song-3 Amini and Mei
310 Ceremonial ko:luba song-4 Amini, Gaso, and chorus
311 Ceremonial iwo: song-1 Bosavi men
312 Ceremonial iwo: song-2 Bosavi men
313 Ceremonial iwo: song-3 Bosavi men
314 Ceremonial iwo: song-4 Bosavi men
315 Women's ceremonial iwo: song-1 Ulahi, Ea, Gania, and Gisa
316 Women's ceremonial iwo: song-2 Ea, Ulahi, Gania, and Gisa
317 Ceremonial sabio duet Wano, Gaso
318 Ceremonial sabio quartet Wano, Gaso, Gigio, and Sowelo

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