Sounds Of Austranesia

Various Artists

CD  |  Various  |  08 Nov 2013

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Sounds Of Austranesia | CD
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The "Sounds of AustraNesia" is a multi-dimensional group givesvoice to some of Cairns' finest Indigenous singers, songwriters andmusicians of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Papua New Guinean,Polynesian and Melanesian descent.Original songs infused with language, with the universal theme ofroots, cleverly combining instrumentation of these cultures withdynamic vocal arrangements, will immediately give the listener anAustra-Nesian experience, offering a spectrum of genres through thesounds of traditional mixed with contemporary flavours, bothacoustified and mainstreamed, all in one package.Each voice and songwriter will showcase individuality, yet a uniquedimension of this group is blending these voices into a soul-stirringchoir with intricate harmonies woven throughout, led by musiceducator, arranger and director, Rubina Kimiia.Members of the band show their versatility not only as singers andsong-writers but musicians too. Music maestro, engineer and producer,Will Kepa, brilliantly crafts traditional instrumentation withcontemporary elements.The combined strengths of Kimiia and Kepa, together with theindividual and collective talents of the ensemble, showcasing originalsongs with themes of today and yesteryear, promises to deliver to thelistener a platter of musical flavours found throughout Austra-Nesia.
DETAILS

Title: Sounds Of Austranesia

Format: CD

Release Date: 08 Nov 2013

Artist: Various Artists

Sku: 2259130

Catalogue No: M-SOA001

Category: Various

Disc Count: 1

Transfer Format: Compact Disc

Video Format: Indigenous

Primary Audio: M-SOA001

Language: 9324690080960

Subtitles: MGM Music