Songs of a Kaumatua: As Sung by Kino Hughes (Hardback)

by Margaret Orbell, Mervyn McLean

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This is a meticulous record of Tuhoe songs, as performed by Kino Hughes, with music and translations. The text of each song is given in both English and Maori along with a musical transcription. The introduction to the book includes information on Kino who was a singer, orator and kaumatua who determined to preserve for future generations, all the songs he knew.

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Auckland University Press


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