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Music of the Coastal Amerindians of Guyana: The Arawak, Carib and Warrau

Various Artists
Music of the Coastal Amerindians of Guyana: The Arawak, Carib and Warrau

"This recording presents songs of the Warrau, the Carib, and the Arawak Amerindian tribes of Guyana, South America. These families of Amerindian peoples are spread along the rivers and waterways of the Northeast coast of South America, south of the Orinoco and north of the Amazon, but this recording was made entirely within Guyana, where all the three families are well represented..."

David Blair Stiffler


"Esta grabación presenta canciones de las tribus amerindias Warrau, los Caribes y los Arawak de Guyana, América del Sur. Estas familias amerindias están diseminadas por los ríos y canales de la costa norte de Sur América, al sur del Orinoco y al norte del Amazonas, pero esta grabación fue realizada enteramente en la Guyana, donde la población de todas las tres familias está bien representada..."

David Blair Stiffler


Track Listing

101
Ae cho ko noye oh Joseph and Rosa Miguel 2:18
102
Wichi a taniro Rosa Miguel and Claudia Coteman 1:44
103
Tengama Tengra Claudia Coteman 0:27
104
Budgi ba nae - A Young Boy Philomena Williams and William Smith 2:27
105
Tam pysiambo Female singer 1:18
106
Haido ko ko - Here Is a Drink Philomena Williams and Claudia Coteman 2:37
107
Ala wata - Alawata Philomena Williams and Claudia Coteman 0:56
108
Tareng Joseph Miguel 5:15
109
Biki duamasay Harry Peneux 1:44
110
Corina Arawak singer 1:30
111
Kurimayo Carl Peneux, Clyde Copin, and Donald Herman 1:06
112
Wacoqua Wagili - The Dove Song of Uncle Joe Hendricks - Wacoqua Wa Gi Le Joe Hendricks 1:29
201
Round Dance Charles George and Charles Lowe 1:58
202
Baboon Dance Charles George and Charles Lowe 1:18
203
La sapa Charles George and Charles Lowe 1:41
204
Mickero tiga - Black Girl Rudolph Williams 1:06
205
Hekunu myshana ky - Fire Falls Down on Me Carl Abrams 1:11
206
Una na kysa - Rabbit Song Male singer 1:01
207
Ina boya baki tani Warrau singer 1:14
208
Sapada - Fornicate Warrau singer 0:59
209
Tonaha Warrau singer 1:28
210
Fugi Isa - I Alone Am a Monkey Baby Genevieve Quailo 1:35
211
Tiga tiga Nathan France 0:59
212
Ibi kosi yesi - My Pet Armadillo Nathan France 1:29
213
Harmonica Nathan France 2:22
214
Goodbye, My Friend Nathan France 0:57
215
Guyana kahota tye - Guyana Is Our Land Carl Abrams 2:30

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