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  • Doc.365, 'Nine gong beats' 

    Roth, George Kingsley (World Oral Literature Project, 2013-03)
    Nine gong beats collected by [?]Ulaosi vosabalavu of Kabara Island in the Lau Group, recorded in Suva in May 1957 + two additional beats. 1) Na lali ni kaci. Used to call the strong men together to defend the village when ...
  • Doc.368, 'Yaqona chants' 

    Roth, George Kingsley (World Oral Literature Project, 2013-03)
    Recording of yaqona chants, 15 min 22 seconds. 1) Yaqona chant of the people of Bau, confederation of Kubuna. Recorded in Suva, May 1957. Actuality record (record made during the actual performance of a normal ceremony). ...
  • Doc.370, 'Yaqona chants' 

    Roth, George Kingsley (World Oral Literature Project, 2013-03)
    Recording of yaqona chants, 14 min 01 seconds. 1) Yaqona chant of the people of Serua, it is accompanied at the beginning and at the end by a gong beat called lali ni yaqona vaka turanga, July 1957. Arranged recording. ...
  • Doc.369, 'Yaqona chants' 

    Roth, George Kingsley (World Oral Literature Project, 2013-03)
    Recording of yaqona chants, 14 min 01 seconds. 1) Yaqona chant of the people of Serua, it is accompanied at the beginning and at the end by a gong beat called lali ni yaqona vaka turaga, July 1957. Arranged recording. ...

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