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Bamboo flute and the Strike-Bow -- BR2_3 -- The languages of northern Ambrym
Title:
Bamboo flute and the Strike-Bow -- BR2_3 -- The languages of northern Ambrym
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1193418%23
IGS0084, IPD0216
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Bong Ranli (consultant)
Michael Franjieh (researcher)
Description:
Bong Ranli plays the 'Rat Song' on his bamboo flute. It is a song that stops the rats from eating vegetables in the garden. He then talks about the traditions associated with the new yam ceremony before playing the song of the 'Vanuatu white-eye Bird' (Zosterops flavifrons) on the strike bow/mouth harp. File Description: This bundle contains audio, video and a PDF of the FLEX export. The PDF is glossed and translated into English and Bislama.ratZosterops flavifrons
Bong Ranli i blo bambu mo i singim song blong rat. Oli singim blong mekem se rat i no kakae long garen. Afta i tokbaot niu yam seremoni mo i plei long bo blong hem mo i singim song blong nalaklak
Born in Haworr. Lives in Ranon. Mother born in Fanla. Father born in Haworr.
Linguist
Subject language:
North Ambrym
English
Bislama
Language family:
Eastern Malayo-Polynesian
Indo-European
Austronesian
Germanic
Creoles and pidgins, English‑based
Malayo-Polynesian
Creoles and pidgins
Other coverage:
Vanuatu
Other date:
2010-06-09
Other format:
video/mp4
audio/x-wav
application/pdf
Other subject:
music
instrument
North Ambrym
English
Bislama
Other type:
Video
Audio
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Archive: Endangered Languages Archive
Online: Yes
Subject language: Bislama
Subject language: English
Subject language: North Ambrym
Language family: Austronesian
Language family: Creoles and pidgins
Language family: Creoles and pidgins, English‑based
Language family: Eastern Malayo-Polynesian
Language family: Germanic
Geographic region: Europe
Geographic region: Pacific
Contributor: Bong Ranli
Contributor: Michael Franjieh
Title: Bamboo flute and the Strike-Bow -- BR2_3 -- The languages of northern Ambrym
Other coverage: Vanuatu
Other date: 2010-06-09
Other format: application/pdf
Other format: audio/x-wav
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: Bislama
Other subject: English
Other subject: North Ambrym
Other subject: instrument
Other subject: music
Other type: Audio
Other type: Video