Simon Seligmann Kiribati Collection

Tekaie's group

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:34

  • Shelf mark

    C205/1

  • Recording date

    1985-08-11

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Simon Seligmann Kiribati Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Bairiki, Teorareke and Radio Kiribati Studio, Kiribati

  • Performers

    Ioatene (singer, male / guitar), Raiwan (singer, male), Teawatei (singer, male / ukelele), Tekaie (singer, male), Tio (singer, male), Tokana (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Maerere, Daisy

  • Description

    Item notes: Traditional love songs: 1. Phnangam onako maeao (Your arrival from the west with your bucket of water); 2. Al buren matau ae aki tara bai (The fault of my eyes); 3. E Kiba maia pe man e kiba twai zorgiran (Where is this bird flying from? He flies from England); Nei Tokua, Eita, Tarawa; 4-11: unidentified. Performer notes: Lead singer with several male backing singers, accompanied on one guitar and one banjo.

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