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Traditional Songs of the Maori.

Author: Mervyn McLean; Margaret Orbell
Publisher: New York : Auckland University Press, 2013.
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Traditional Songs of the Maori is the classic collection of Maori waiata. These songs in many different styles embody the fundamental values of traditional Maori culture and form a vital part of marae ceremonial. Most common song types are represented: laments, love songs, war chants, songs of welcome, face-saving songs and witty occasional songs. They are remarkable for the sophistication of the music and the power  Read more...
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McLean, Mervyn.
Traditional Songs of the Maori.
New York : Auckland University Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mervyn McLean; Margaret Orbell
ISBN: 9781869406264 1869406265
OCLC Number: 865330219
Description: 1 online resource (508 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title Page; PREFACE TO THIRD EDITION; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; 1. SONG TYPES; 2. THE LANGUAGE OF THE SONGS; THE SONGS; 1. HAKA; 2. WHAKAARAARA PAA; 3. WAIATA TOHUTOHU; 4. PAATERE; 5. WAIATA; 6. WAIATA AROHA; 7. WAIATA TANGI; 8. PAO; 9. ORIORI; 10. POOKEKA; 11. WAIATA TANGI; 12. MAIMAI; 13. APAKURA; 14. WAIATA TANGI; 15. WAIATA TANGI; 16. WAIATA AROHA; 17. WAIATA TANGI; 18. HAKA; 19. WAIATA TANGI; 20. PAATERE; 21. PAO WHAIAAIPO; 22. WAIATA TANGI; 23. WAIATA; 24. WAIATA WHAKAORIORI; 25. WAIATA PATUPAIAREHE; 26. WHAKAARAARA PAA; 27. POI POOWHIRI; 28. PAATERE. 29. WAIATA TANGI30. POOKEKA; 31. WAIATA TANGI; 32. WAIATA TANGI; 33. WAIATA; 34. TUMOTO; 35. WAIATA TANGI; 36. POI; 37. WAIATA TANGI; 38. KARANGA; 39. WAIATA WHAKAUTU; 40. WAIATA AROHA; 41. WAIATA TANGI; 42. WAIATA AROHA; 43. WAIATA TANGI; 44. PAATERE; 45. ORIORI; 46. PUHA; 47. HAKA KOWIRI; 48. HARI KAI; 49. HARI KAI; 50. ORIORI; REFERENCES; INDEX OF SONG TYPES; GLOSSARY; INDEX OF MAORI FIRST LINES; INDEX OF ENGLISH FIRST LINES; CONTENTS FOR CD INCLUDED IN HARD COPY VERSION; Copyright.

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Traditional Songs of the Maori is the classic collection of Maori waiata. These songs in many different styles embody the fundamental values of traditional Maori culture and form a vital part of marae ceremonial. Most common song types are represented: laments, love songs, war chants, songs of welcome, face-saving songs and witty occasional songs. They are remarkable for the sophistication of the music and the power and subtlety of the words.

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