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Maori Songs / Kiri Te Kanawa


Release Date: 10/05/1999 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 56828   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  TraditionalKingi TahiwiErima KaihauParaire Tomoana,   ... 
Performer:  Robert WiremuMahia BlackmoreTaishaCathy Reti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD is entirely sung in the Maori language.
This CD was recorded at both the
Revolver Studios, Auckland, New Zealand and
EMI Abbey Road Studio no 2.
This CD is entirely sung in the Maori language.
This CD was recorded at both the
Revolver Studios, Auckland, New Zealand and
EMI Abbey Road Studio no 2. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Tarakihi by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Taisha (Voice),
Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Charlie Morgan (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion),
Peter Morgan (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Voice), Ben Gilgen (Voice),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
Rusty Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums),
Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice),
Dilworth Karaka (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 
2. Moe mae e hine by Traditional
Performer:  Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Charlie Morgan (Drums),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice), Peter Morgan (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Percussion), Ben Gilgen (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
Rusty Matua (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
3. Hoea ra by Traditional
Performer:  Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Hammond Matua (Voice), Taisha (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice),
Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion), Ben Gilgen (Voice),
Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Richard Anaru (Guitar), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums),
Rusty Matua (Voice), Charlie Morgan (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion),
John Fraser (Piano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 
4. Matangi by Traditional
Performer:  Thom Nepia (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dilworth Karaka (Voice),
Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Voice),
Ben Gilgen (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Charlie Morgan (Drums),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice),
Taisha (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
5. Huri Huri by Traditional
Performer:  Charlie Morgan (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice),
Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion), Ben Gilgen (Voice),
Rebecca Chaplow (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Hammond Matua (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 
6. E Papa by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Dilworth Karaka (Voice),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Peter Morgan (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Percussion), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Hammond Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar), Rusty Matua (Voice),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Charlie Morgan (Drums),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Taisha (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
7. Araka titiro by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Thom Nepia (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Rebecca Chaplow (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Charlie Morgan (Drums),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 
8. Po Ata rau by Traditional
Performer:  Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice),
Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion), Matua Takawe (Voice),
Charles Matua (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Charlie Morgan (Drums),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Hammond Matua (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: carl Doy 
9. Piki mai by Traditional
Performer:  Armand Crown (Voice), Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Ben Gilgen (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
Charles Matua (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Charlie Morgan (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dilworth Karaka (Voice),
Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Thom Nepia (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
10. Haere ra e Hine by Kingi Tahiwi
Performer:  Peter Morgan (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice),
Thom Nepia (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion),
Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Charlie Morgan (Drums), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dilworth Karaka (Voice),
Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Taisha (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 
11. E Pari ra by Traditional
Performer:  Cathy Reti (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Richard Anaru (Guitar), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums),
Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Charlie Morgan (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Charles Matua (Voice),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice),
Taisha (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
12. Akoako o te rangi by Erima Kaihau
Performer:  Charlie Morgan (Drums), Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums),
Richard Anaru (Guitar), Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
Charles Matua (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Taisha (Voice),
Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice),
Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Frank Ricotti (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
13. Tahi Nei taro kino by Paraire Tomoana
Performer:  Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Voice),
Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Cathy Reti (Voice), Taisha (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Dilworth Karaka (Voice),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Charlie Morgan (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
14. Po Karekare ana by Paraire Tomoana
Performer:  Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Ben Gilgen (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
Charles Matua (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Cathy Reti (Voice), Taisha (Voice),
Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Robert Wiremu (Voice),
Charlie Morgan (Drums), Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy & Bruce Lynch 
15. Hine e Hine by Princess Te Rangi Pai
Performer:  Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice), Suzanne Lynch (Voice),
Cathy Reti (Voice), Taisha (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice),
Robert Wiremu (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice),
Peter Morgan (Voice), Ben Gilgen (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice),
Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice), Hammond Matua (Voice),
George Henare (Voice), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Richard Anaru (Guitar),
Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Charlie Morgan (Percussion), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Frank Ricotti (Percussion), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1916; New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy
This selection is a Maori folksong attributed to Princess Te Rangi Pai. 
16. Hokihoki tonu mai by Princess Te Rangi Pai
Performer:  Mickey Ututaonga (Percussion), Mickey Ututaonga (Drums), Frank Ricotti (Percussion),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Dilworth Karaka (Voice), Mahinarangi Tocker (Voice),
Robert Wiremu (Voice), Mahia Blackmore (Voice), Taisha (Voice),
Cathy Reti (Voice), Armand Crown (Voice), Thom Nepia (Voice),
Suzanne Lynch (Voice), Peter Morgan (Voice), Peter Morgan (Percussion),
Ben Gilgen (Voice), Matua Takawe (Voice), Charles Matua (Voice),
Hammond Matua (Voice), Rusty Matua (Voice), George Henare (Voice),
Charlie Morgan (Drums), Richard Anaru (Guitar)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Abbey Road Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: New Zealand 
Date of Recording: 1999 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy 

Sound Samples

Maori Songs: Hine e Hine (Lullaby)
Maori Songs: Tarakihi (The Locust)
Maori Songs: Moe Mai e Hine
Maori Songs: Hoea ra
Maori Songs: Matangi
Maori Songs: Huri huri
Maori Songs: E papa (Titi torea/E Aue)
Maori Songs: Araka ka titiro
Maori Songs: Hoki Hoki Tonu Mai
Maori Songs: Po Ata Rau
Maori Songs: Piki Mai
Maori Songs: Haere ra e Hine
Maori Songs: E Pari Ra
Maori Songs: Akoako o te rangi
Maori Songs: Tahi Nei taro kino
Maori Songs: Po Karekare Ana

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