Waiata sung by members of the Ngati Koata Whanau

Date: 3 Dec 1991 - 03 Dec 1991

Type: Item

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Abstract

Waiata, 'E Mihi': composed by Puhanga Tupaea; song of greeting

Waiata, 'E Te Iwi e': composed by the late Tony McCarthy; song of greeting

Waiata, 'Whareatea': composed for a poi by Rangiruhia Elkington; talks about the place of her childhood Rangitoto-Ki-Te-Tonga

Waiata, 'Haruru mai ana': composed by Elv Wetekia Kotua; this is her lament for Rangitoto-Ki-Te-Tonga

Waiata, 'Haruru mai ana': same as above with borrowed tune

Waiata, 'Ngati Koata': composed with thanks by Tommy Taurima

Waiata, 'Tangi Wairua': composed by Tommy Taurima; speaks of the area of Rangitoto-Ki-Te-Tonga, mentions the taniwha Kai-Kai-A-Waro

Waiata, 'Mahara ki a koe': translated by Pauline Parahauraki Selwyn

Waiata, 'Naumai': composed by Priscilla Paul to the tune of 'Blue skies'; acknowledges all the people; speaks of the importance of holding onto maoritanga

Waiata tangi, 'E Noho ana au', composed by Rangiruhia Elkington: written as the author was reminiscing and homesick of the place of her childhood, Rangitoto-Ki-Te-Tonga

Accompanying material - one copy of each of the ten waiatas

Venue - Nelson

Recorded by - Josephine Paul

Venue - Ngati Koata Trust Office, Nelson

Arrangement: Tape numbers - OHC-004480

Quantity: 1 C60 cassette(s). 1 transcript(s). 1 event(s). 30 Minutes Duration.

Finding Aids: Abstract Available - transcript(s) available AB 766.

Subjects: Waiata, Māori language

Copyright: Publication or broadcasting requires the written permission of the donor Copyright: Held by Ngati Koata no Rangitoto Ki Te Tonga Trust