George Kingsley Roth Fiji Collection

Gong beating

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  • Subjects

    Lali (gong)

  • Recording date

    1957-06; 1955-10; 1957-07

  • Is part of (Collection)

    George Kingsley Roth Fiji Collection

  • Recording locations

    Somosomo, Fiji; Rakiraki, Fiji and Serua, Fiji

  • Performers

    unidentified, (lali)

  • Recordist


  • Speakers

    Roth, George Kingsley, 1903-1960, (speaker, male)

  • Description

    These are two examples of gong beating from Somosomo (Cakaundrove province), two examples from Rakiraki (Kandavu province) and four examples from Serua province.

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Gong beating

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