Song and story of the Māori. Programme 205 : Te Maramataka Māori No. 1.

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"Te Maramataka Māori" - Wellington Teachers Training College Māori Club, No.1 - Spring.

Ulric Williams introduces a series of recordings of a 1953 production by the Wellington Teachers Training College Māori Club as they perform "Te Maramataka Māori" or "The Māori Calendar", which depicts the four seasons in song and story.

Spring is the first season, illustrated by several items including "Pipiwharauroa" - The Song of the Shining Cuckoo, "Hoea ra te waka nei" and a haka and poi performed to a chant.

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Year 1953

Reference number 295055

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Genre Māori radio programs
Ethnic radio programs
Radio programs
Sound recordings

Credits RNZ Collection
Wellington Teachers' College Māori Club, Performer
Williams, Ulric, 1910-2008, Presenter
New Zealand Broadcasting Service (estab. 1946, closed 1962), Broadcaster

Duration 00:13:02

Date 1953

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