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Selk'nam (Ona) Chants of Tierra del Fuego, Argentina

Selk'nam (Ona) Chants of Tierra del Fuego, Argentina

"These records comprise 47 chants sung by the last true Indian of the Selk’nam (Ona) group, Lola Kiepja. The Selk’nam had no musical instruments. These chants are sung without any sort of accompaniment. The Selk’nam were the former inhabitants of the largest island of Tierra del Fuego which is located just south of the Straits of Magellan. When these recordings were taped in 1966, Lola was the only one of ten surviving people of Indian descent who was still a Selk’nam. She was the eldest of the ten..."

Anne Chapman


"Esta grabación recoge 47 cantos interpretados por el último miembro verdadero del grupo Selk’nam, Lola Kiepja. Los Selk’nam no poseían instrumentos musicales, por eso estos cantos no tienen ninguna clase de acompañamiento. Los Selk’nam eran los habitantes originales de la isla más extensa de la Tierra del Fuego, localizada un poco al sur del Estrecho de Magallanes. Cuando estas grabaciones fueron recogidas en 1966, Lola era la única entre diez sobrevivientes de sangre indígena que todavía era una Selk’nam. Ella era la más anciana de todas..."

Anne Chapman


Track Listing

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Shaman Chant No. 1 Lola Kiepja 6:21
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Shaman Chant No. 2 Lola Kiepja 2:03
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Shaman Chant No. 3 Lola Kiepja 6:05
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Shaman Chant No. 4 Lola Kiepja 1:21
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Shaman Chant No. 5 Lola Kiepja 2:08
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Shaman Chant No. 6 Lola Kiepja 2:31
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Shaman Chant No. 7 Lola Kiepja 2:05
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Shaman Chant No. 8 Lola Kiepja 5:46
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Shaman Chant No. 9, Shaman Chant No. 10 Lola Kiepja 3:03
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Shaman Chant No. 11, Shaman Chant No. 12 Lola Kiepja 3:52
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Shaman Chant No. 13 Lola Kiepja 3:50
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Shaman Chant No. 14 Lola Kiepja 1:19
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Shaman Chant No. 15 Lola Kiepja 4:36
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Shaman Chant No. 16 Lola Kiepja 2:33
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Shaman Chant No. 17, Shaman Chant No. 18 Lola Kiepja 3:04
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Shaman Chant No. 19, Shaman Chant No. 20 Lola Kiepja 3:11
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Shaman Chant No. 21, Shaman Chant No. 22 Lola Kiepja 4:47
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Shaman Chant No. 23, Shaman Chant No. 24 Lola Kiepja 4:27
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Shaman Chant No. 25 (War Chant), Shaman Chant No. 26 Lola Kiepja 3:19
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Shaman Chant No. 27, Shaman Chant No. 28 Lola Kiepja 4:10
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Shaman Chant No. 29 Lola Kiepja 3:40
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Shaman Chant No. 30 Lola Kiepja 1:14
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Shaman Chant No. 31, Women's Chant (No. 32) Lola Kiepja 3:29
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Lament (No. 33), Shaman Chant No. 34, Shaman Chant No. 35 Lola Kiepja 4:51
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Lament (No. 36), Lament (No. 37) Lola Kiepja 4:22
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Laments (No. 38, 39, 40) Lola Kiepja 4:06
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Laments (No. 41 and 42) Lola Kiepja 3:18
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Laments (No. 43 and 44) Lola Kiepja 1:55
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Lullaby (No. 45) Lola Kiepja 1:17
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Chants (No. 46 and 47) Lola Kiepja 3:56

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