OLAC Record

Title:Singing, chanting to the Spirit World of Ancestors
Access Rights:Closed (subject to the access condition details), restricted, no access except with depositor's permission
Bibliographic Citation:Ralph Lawton (collector), Grace Hull (translator). Singing, chanting to the Spirit World of Ancestors. MPEG/X-WAV. RL1-012 at catalog.paradisec.org.au. https://dx.doi.org/10.4225/72/5afda7198f501
Contributor (compiler):Ralph Lawton
Contributor (translator):Grace Hull
Coverage (Box):northlimit=-8.4; southlimit=-8.6; westlimit=151.0; eastlimit=151.2
Coverage (ISO3166):PG
Description:Singing and chanting by men and women to the spirits of dead ancestors calling out for strength, prosperity of the land and blessings over the gardens or fields of yams for a good season harvest. Chanting continues with young girls and boys during yam harvest time and dancing along with after they have collected the yams from the fields and taking them to the villages and placed in yam huts then celebrating the harvest. (Steven Gagau, May 2018). Language as given: Kiriwina
Format:Digitised: yes Media: 5" reel Audio Notes: Tape Machine: StuderA810 Soundcard: RME HDSPe AIO A/D Converter: DAD2402 File: 24bit 96kHz, Mono converted to stereo Speed: 3.75 ips Length: Side A: 00:30:44:253 Side B: 00:32:57:548 Listening Quality: Good quality. Side A decreases in volume throughout until end. Occasional drop out from recording.
Identifier (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/RL1/012
Language (ISO639):kij
Rights:Closed (subject to the access condition details)
Subject:Kilivila language
Subject (ISO639):kij
Subject (OLAC):language_documentation
Table Of Contents (URI):http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/repository/RL1/012/RL1-012-B.mp3
Type:instrumental music
Type (DCMI):Sound
Type (OLAC):primary_text


Archive:  Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC)
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OAI Info

OaiIdentifier:  oai:paradisec.org.au:RL1-012
DateStamp:  2019-11-20
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Search Info

Citation: Ralph Lawton (compiler); Grace Hull (translator). n.d. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC).
Terms: area_Pacific country_PG dcmi_Sound iso639_kij olac_language_documentation olac_primary_text olac_singing olac_text_and_corpus_linguistics

Inferred Metadata

Country: Papua New Guinea
Area: Pacific

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