Various Artists - Songs & Dances From Papua New Guinea: Healing, Feasting & Magical Ritual (Mega Blowout Sale)

SKU 23-TSCD 918
“Songs & Dances from Papua New Guinea: Healing, Feasting & Magical Ritual continues the ongoing collaboration between Topic Records and The National Sound Archive of The British Library.Songs and dances of hunting, war, work, totemistic ritual, cannibalism, myth, initiation, courtship, rainmaking, funerals, magical healing, shark-catching and marathon feasting recorded in remote coastal and inland vilages in far-flung regions of PapuaNew Guinea - one of the worlds most mysterious countries. These full-throated songs with their vibrant and often complex accompaniment of drums show the richness and variety of the cultural traditions and beliefs of the communities of Papua New Guinea.The comprehensive booklet contains photos and full notes on the music, the performances and the history and culture of these fascinating people.”
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  • UPC714822091824
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