OLAC Record

Title:Vunairoto Jubilee and Jack Tonga Guitar Tunings
Access Rights:Open (subject to agreeing to PDSC access conditions)
Bibliographic Citation:Michael Webb (collector), Various - Anonymous Various - Anonymous (singer), Steven Gagau (data_inputter), Jack Tonga (performer), 1993. Vunairoto Jubilee and Jack Tonga Guitar Tunings. MP4/MXF. MW6-013 at catalog.paradisec.org.au. https://dx.doi.org/10.26278/14SX-K777
Contributor (compiler):Michael Webb
Contributor (data_inputter):Steven Gagau
Contributor (performer):Jack Tonga
Contributor (singer):Various - Anonymous Various - Anonymous
Coverage (Box):northlimit=-4.17681; southlimit=-4.22303; westlimit=152.076; eastlimit=152.15
Coverage (ISO3166):PG
Date (W3CDTF):1993-01-01
Date Created (W3CDTF):1993-01-01
Description:Video Casette Tape#1 Recordings Vunairoto Jubilee: Recordings of Choral Festival competition of Jubilee celebrations of George Brown Day in 1993. Dr George Brown was the first Protestant Christian missionary who brought the relogion and faith into the New Guinea Islands of PNG and landed on New Britain starting from Duke of York Islands, then Gazelle Peninsula the across the region. He represented missionaries of the churches of Methodist, Wesley Mission and London Missionary Society. Various choirs from different parts of the Gazelle Peninsula participate in all categories from schools, church congregations and villages in sections of children, youth, male, female and mixed voices. In the festivals, songs are set prior o choirs entering mainly is Kuanua and English for the singing competition. The Choir conductors are both male and female in these categories of the competition. Jack Tonga Guitar Tunings: Recording of Jack playing his guitar picking the strings from older style of guitar playing namely 5 key and blue mountain however modified or personalised with own styles of play the guitar. At this time, he had lost his singing voice due to some magical spell on his due to jealousy of his talents. (Steven Gagau, May 2019) . Language as given:
Format:Digitised: yes Media: Hi 8 Video NTSC Audio Notes: Digitised by Damsmart Aspect ratio 4x3 Mould on tape, cleaned manually Head switch error bottom of screen TBC errors on record breaks TBC errors with dropouts Minor dropouts - occasional Left audio channel only
Identifier (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/MW6/013
Tok Pisin
Language (ISO639):eng
Rights:Open (subject to agreeing to PDSC access conditions)
Subject:English language
Kuanua language
Subject (ISO639):eng
Subject (OLAC):language_documentation
Table Of Contents (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/MW6/013/MW6-013-01.mp4
Type (DCMI):MovingImage


Archive:  Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)
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OaiIdentifier:  oai:paradisec.org.au:MW6-013
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Citation: Michael Webb (compiler); Various - Anonymous Various - Anonymous (singer); Steven Gagau (data_inputter); Jack Tonga (performer). 1993. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC).
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Country: United KingdomPapua New Guinea
Area: EuropePacific

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