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Title Music from the forests of Riau and Mentawai [sound recording]

Imprint Washington DC : Smithsonian/Folkways, p1995.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    Q INDO MFF S23CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Music of Indonesia; 7
Note Indonesian music from Riau (tracks 1-10) and Siberut (Mentawi) (tracks 11-16), including xylophone and gong-row music of the Petalangan (tracks 1-5), music for the Petalangan curing ritual (tracks 6-8), xylophone music of the Anak Suku Dalam (tracks 9-10), private singing (tracks 11-12), and ritual and dance music (tracks 13-16).
Vocal tracks sung in Indonesian.
The Music of Indonesia series' research and publication sponsored jointly by the Center for Folklife Programs and Cultural Studies of the Smithsonian Institution and the Masyarakat Seni Pertunjukan Indonesia (MSPI) ; recorded and compiled by Philip Yampolsky.
Compact disc.
Notes on the selections, Indonesia, its forest people and music, the Indonesian Performing Arts Society, and Smithsonian/Folkways (24 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Tetigo (1:41) -- Atip (1:04) -- Samo kuantan (1:36) -- Anak tonga (1:26) -- Ondai bondai (2:16) -- Balai pusing (10:41) -- Lancang tujuh setali : excerpt from a belian ritual (8:49) -- Menanyo kejadian puan : excerpts (8:26) -- Janda pulang bepauh (3:48) -- Serama angin/cincang pauh dangkal (4:23) -- Mapopoalat : excerpt (3:15) -- Atuakkiwan (5:45) -- Urai panoga kagerat (8:26) -- Urai pameruk (3:45) -- Urai turuk titirere (2:02) -- Urai turuk bilou (4:41).
Performer Performed by members of the Petalangan (tracks 1-8), Anak Suku Dalam (tracks 9-10), and Bat Rereket (tracks 11-16) cultures.
Event Recorded on DAT ; tracks 1-8 recorded in Desa Betung, Kecamatan Pangkalan Kuras, Kabupaten Kampar, 1990 and 1993 ; tracks 9-10 recorded in Desa Talang Jerinjing, Kacamatan Rengat, Kabupaten Indragiri Hulu, 1993 (both sites in the province of Riau on Sumatra) ; tracks 11-16 recorded in Desa Madobag, Kecamatan Siberut Selatan, Kabupa ten Padang Pariaman, province of Sumatera Barat, 1992.
Subject Folk music -- Indonesia -- Riau (Province)
Folk music -- Indonesia -- Siberut.
Petalangan (Indonesian people) -- Music.
Added Author Yampolsky, Philip. 1945-
Folkways Records.
Masyarakat Seni Pertunjukan Indonesia.
Standard No. 9307404232
Music No. SF CD 40423 Smithsonian/Folkways
40423 Smithsonian/Folkways

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