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Music of Hindu Trinidad : songs from the India diaspora / Helen Myers.

Title
Music of Hindu Trinidad : songs from the India diaspora / Helen Myers.
Author
Myers, Helen, 1946-
Publication
  • Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1998]
  • ©1998
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Description
xxxii, 510 pages : illustrations; 24 cm +
Series Statement
Chicago studies in ethnomusicology
Uniform Title
Chicago studies in ethnomusicology.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • CD.
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Folk songs.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 463-479), discography, and indexes.
Contents
  • East Indians of the West Indies -- Roots -- Felicity -- A day in the village -- The seasons -- Speaking of music -- Local musicology -- Wedding day -- Wedding songs -- A song for Mr. Biswas -- Song of swans and snakes -- Songs of love and longing -- The Ramayan tradition -- Morning at the temple -- Music and miracles -- The death of Rani -- Chutney -- Sweet memory -- Passage to India.
  • Selections on accompanying CD: Boliye Rājā Rāmachandra kī jay (Felicity Chautāl Group) (3:22) -- Saraswatī vandanā (students of the āshram of Guru H.S. Adesh) (2:42) -- Karnivāl kā desh (student of the āshram of Guru H.S. Adesh) (2:18) -- Tāssā drumming (Wedding hands, Felicity Tāssā Group) (2:58) -- Āre nadiyā kināre (Sankey Ramroop, vocals ; Rukmin Bhagaloo, ḍholak ; Saffarin Pagie, ḍhantāl) (2:59) -- Sānkara koriyā bahāro (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:15) -- Leu na Panḍiṭa Rāma (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand (1:06) -- Dasa sakhī (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:47) -- Sã̄ chha sukawā (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (2:16) -- Hare hare bhaiyā (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:04) -- Surāiyā gaiyā ke gobara (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (3:07) -- Āī gailẽ ḍala (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (0:52) -- Harīhara bãsawā (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:52) -- Lauwā na parichho (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:08) -- Bābā bābā (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (1:00) -- Sā̃jhai (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (0:29) -- Ādhe talaiyā (Moon Ramnarine (6:11) -- Āḍheye ṭalawā (Dhanpatee and Kalawatee Permanand) (5:16) -- Mere mana basigayo (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (1:35) -- Hey jagata pitaa ghagawaana (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (1:20) -- Shiva Shambhu deeno ki bandhu (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (2:21) -- Raama Raama bhaju Raama (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (2:29) -- Bhajale naama Niranjana kaa (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (3:03) -- Jai jagadisha hare (Arya Sabha, Carolina village) (1:11) -- Jai jagadisha hare (Trinidad Sevashram Sangha, Felicity (2:26) -- Jai jagadisha hare (Divine Life Society, Unit 24, Enterprise (2:21) -- Ganesh sharanam (Divine Life Society, Unit 1, Felicity) (1:28) -- Aum bhagawān (Sai Baba Devotees, Tunapuna (3:13) -- Talawā bharla saba nāga (Mahadewā Dube, Gorakhpur District, U.P., India) (3:44).
ISBN
  • 0226554511
  • 9780226554518
  • 0226554538
  • 9780226554532
LCCN
97025692
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries