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Title Music of Biak, Iran Jaya [sound recording]

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Smithsonian Folkways, p1996.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    Q INDO MBI S26CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Music of Indonesia; 10
Note Extensive technical, historical, and ethnographic notes (24 p. : ill.) by Philip Yampolsky and Danilyn Rutherford, in container.
Contents Wor. Dance songs: Kankarèm (2:37) ; Morinkin (2:20) ; Non-dance songs: Kayob (2:10) ; Kayob réfo (2:41) ; Dow bésom réfo (2:51) -- Dance songs: Sandia (2x) (2:20) (2:20) ; Narrative songs: Béyusèr korèri (1:38) ; Béyusèr (3:30) ; Béyusèr réfo (3:29) ; Béyusèr (2x) (3:42)(4:38) ; Dance songs: Dunsnèr (2:37) ; Dow mamun réfo (1:57) ; Non-dance songs: Armis (2:26) ; Randan (2:55) ; Dow bémun wamé (1:58) -- Church songs. In church: Yèndisaré aimando (3:23) ; Wos réfo (5:22) ; Party hymns: Ro arwo ibrin (3:28) ; Yanadi ma yasuba/Dow songgèr (6:31) -- Yospan. Mangani ; Wopèr rum sirèb ; Swan mowi ; Mansrèn imnis kaku (7:45)
Event Field recordings by Philip Yampolsky in 1993 and 1994.
Summary Music for celebrations and church services on Biak Island in Irian Jaya ; genres include wor songs, dance music, and yospan, string band music for dances.
System Details Compact disc.
Subject Biak (Indonesian people) -- Music.
Folk dance music -- Indonesia -- Biak Island.
Folk songs -- Indonesia -- Biak Island.
Church music -- Indonesia -- Biak Island.
Music -- Indonesia -- Biak Island.
Music -- Indonesia.
Music No. SF 40426 Smithsonian Folkways

 
    
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