Annotation

Recorded, compiled, and annotated by Kenneth Bilby. All the performances are by non-professional groups of Aluku musicians.

Annotation last modified on 2011-06-10 21:35 .

Tracklist

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# Title Rating Length
1 Mato "Amigole saté, pínta balúba"
2:16
2 Mato "Kidéndele, kidéndele, sani taampu-oo"
1:36
3 Susa (drumming with vocals)
3:21
4 Susa (drumming)
2:06
5 Songe "Pe lobi de, mma?" (Where is the love, mama?)
1:18
6 Songe (extended drumming with vocals)
9:59
7 Awasa (drumming with vocals)
1:14
8 Awasa "Ma Senuwe"
2:13
9 Awasa (extended drumming with vocals)
3:27
10 Tuka (old style): "Dede, dede namo, yee"
2:37
11 Tuka (new style)
2:52
12 Tuka (Dondowen) "Tonkoli suku maite, molí mawá"
1:36
13 Kumanti (song accompanied by agwado): "Mi dasi-oo, Nana-oo, yee"
1:02
14 Kumanti (drumming)
0:40
15 Kumanti "Tide ontuo e piki-oo, kugulu man alili"
0:57
16 Kumanti (song accompanied by agwado): "Suku a sole bamban, obia, pe fu a piki, a piiti nou"
0:54
17 Tutu (solo flute)
1:09
18 Agwado (solo song with agwado accompaniment): "Basi Agwado, odi, odi, odi-oo
1:30
19 Aleke "Mabula (Mabuya) go na Ndyuka"
1:01
20 Aleke "Na so, mi mama, yee, fa wi e begi a golon wenti, mi mama, yee"
4:41
21 Aleke "Di mi na a moni, fa mi o du-ee? Mi o go koti baana-oo, fu mi go seli a bilo"
2:56
22 Agwado (solo song with agwado accompanimnt): "Basia Lomi, yu mu kali Kwaku gi mi"
2:15
23 Botoo Tutu (flute language)
0:29
24 Fon Ken (work song, for pounding sugarcane)
3:04
25 Kwadyo (solo song): "Asa-oo, papa ngúlinya, ngúlinya"
0:31
26 Kwadyo (drumming with vocals): "Adyaini-oo, mi na man"
1:18
27 Agwado (solo song with agwado accompaniment): "Alabi, sipi e booko genti e kon"
2:21
28 Papa (Vodu) (drumming)
0:36
29 Papa (Vodu) (chanting)
4:59
30 Papa (Vodu) (drumming with vocals)
5:54
31 Uman Daguwe
1:47
32 Songe (full ensemble)
2:41