Simon Seligmann Kiribati Collection
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Simon Seligmann Kiribati Recordings
Bairiki, Teorareke and Radio Kiribati Studio, Kiribati
Ioatene (singer, male / guitar), Raiwan (singer, male), Teawatei (singer, male / ukelele), Tekaie (singer, male), Tio (singer, male), Tokana (singer, male)
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.