Skip to content

Country

Covid-19 disruptions may cause delivery delays.

Modern Music of the Torres Strait

Regular price $14.95

Unit price per 

Includes hymns, laments, dance songs, chants, war songs and a wedding song. Modern Island music is played with instruments such as guitars and ukuleles. Production Details CD 124mm x 142mm x 10m...

read more

Includes hymns, laments, dance songs, chants, war songs and a wedding song. Modern Island music is played with instruments such as guitars and ukuleles.

Production Details
  • CD
  • 124mm x 142mm x 10mm
  • Released 1981
  • ISBN 9780855756482
Track List

1. Samoan-style hymns
2. Three Taibobo chants
3. A nonsense song
4. The story of Iruam
5. Ten songs from Abhi buya cycle
6. Three dance songs from Badu; boat song, driver's lament and wedding song

  • modern song
  • song in the old style
  • modern song
  • modern song
  • traditional lament
  • traditional song
  • song in modern style
  • traditional chant
  • Papuan badara dance
  • and modern song
About the cover

Cover image: Tubular drum, Mer Island, 2017.

Photographer Andrew Turner

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
Close (esc)

There’s still time to order for pre-Christmas delivery

Learn more about cut off dates to ensure you place your order in time.

More info

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.

Search

Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Shop now