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Music From Indonesia 13
Various Artists
Music From Indonesia 13
Genres: World Music, Pop
 
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An overview of string music from Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of Borneo-a region little known for music (especially string music), even within Indonesia. Musicians from five areas play music for parties, weddings, celeb...  more »

      
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All Artists: Various Artists
Title: Music From Indonesia 13
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Label: Smithsonian Folkways
Original Release Date: 11/18/1997
Release Date: 11/18/1997
Genres: World Music, Pop
Style: Far East & Asia
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPC: 093074042922

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An overview of string music from Kalimantan, the Indonesian part of Borneo-a region little known for music (especially string music), even within Indonesia. Musicians from five areas play music for parties, weddings, celebrations, and other local secular events. Folk songs and contemporary tunes with and without singing are played on traditional and modern regional isntruments; plucked lutes, bowed lute and flute. Three delicate duets conclude the recordings. 73 minutes. Recorded in Kalimantan, 1995.

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