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Songs recorded in Racang, Manggarai (Flores)

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posted on 2020-11-02, 05:38 authored by Antony Bagul Dagur
Unpublished field recording. Cassette tape. According to notes:

Songs recorded by Anton Bagul Dagur in his own village in desa Racang, kecamatan Lembor, kabupaten Manggarai Barat, East Nusa Tenggara (Flores).

Singer: Bp Niko Dagur, b. 1923 desa Racang kec. Lembor.

1. Dere Landu. Advice song: If you want to divide property, all must get some; if not, don't divide it. Singer: Martinus Egam (adat [customary] elder). Cako (solo) and wale (choral). 2. Advice song: Leaders are born not made. Singer: Martinus Egam. 3. Sad song: No money to pay dowry. Singer: Petrus Epol. 4. Lèlé (song type). Bombang Lawadé.

Side B:

5. Lagu Landu. 6. Lulongkue. 7 & 8. Lorang. 9. Lagu Kolong



Margaret Kartomi

Geographic location

Racang, Lamber, Manggarai Barat, Flores, East Nusa Tenggara

Collection type

Cassette (MAMU ID: C409)