OLAC Record

Title:Matupit Group and Cultural Performances, Vunapope
Access Rights:Open (subject to agreeing to PDSC access conditions)
Bibliographic Citation:Michael Webb (collector), Steven Gagau (data_inputter), Various (performer), 1993. Matupit Group and Cultural Performances, Vunapope. MXF/MP4. MW6-011 at catalog.paradisec.org.au. https://dx.doi.org/10.26278/F55B-BR77
Contributor (compiler):Michael Webb
Contributor (data_inputter):Steven Gagau
Contributor (performer):Various
Coverage (Box):northlimit=-4.29596; southlimit=-4.43802; westlimit=152.233; eastlimit=152.362
Coverage (ISO3166):PG
Date (W3CDTF):1993-01-01
Date Created (W3CDTF):1993-01-01
Description:Video Casette Tape#1 Recordings: The Matupit group of Tolai traditional male dancers are preparing and dressing up for a Tolai folk song and dance performance in a cultural event at Vunapope, Kokopo. The actual dance type is undetermined as there are various types of folk songs similar in nature with variations and others different but the dress styles are similar of the Tolai singing in Kuanua accompanied by beats of the "kundu" drum, bamboo made "tidir" and "pakupak". Some songs are sung generally as a form of self entertainment and others are sung during ceremonies. Typical male dancers songs being performed include "libung", "perapere", "pinpidik", "kulau" among others including other Tolai male dance group at the cultural event. During the cultural event in Vunapope in Kokopo region, there were also other song and dance performances from Tolais' and other ethnic groups of East New Britain in Baining and Pomio, people of West New Britain and New Ireland as recorded. Other recording is the Tolai tubuan and duduk dancers in a ceremony "matamatam" in a village undetermined. (Steven Gagau, May 2019). Language as given:
Format:Digitised: yes Media: Hi 8 Video NTSC Audio Notes: Digitised by Damsmart Aspect Ratio 4x3 Head switch error bottom of screen TBC errors with dropouts Minor dropouts - occasional Left audio channel only
Identifier (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/MW6/011
Language (ISO639):ksd
Rights:Open (subject to agreeing to PDSC access conditions)
Subject:Kuanua language
Subject (ISO639):ksd
Subject (OLAC):language_documentation
Table Of Contents (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/MW6/011/MW6-011-01.mxf
Type (DCMI):MovingImage


Archive:  Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:paradisec.org.au:MW6-011
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Citation: Michael Webb (compiler); Steven Gagau (data_inputter); Various (performer). 1993. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC).
Terms: area_Pacific country_PG dcmi_MovingImage iso639_ksd olac_language_documentation olac_singing

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Country: Papua New Guinea
Area: Pacific

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