21 Nov 2010

West Sumatran composers of Indonesia

From Composer of the Week, 9:00 am on 21 November 2010

Old and New Music

In a five-part series, Megan Collins looks at traditional and contemporary music of the Minangkabau people from West Sumatra and introduces leading composers of the region, including Elizar Koto, Asril Muchtar, Alpalah, M.Halim and Rafiloza bin Rafii.

Rumah Gadang

Rumah Gadang Photo: CC BY-SA 2.5 via Wikimedia Commons


Music Details for Part 1 - Old and New Music

ELIZAR KOTO: Hutan Kampung - private recording
TRAD: Cotok Taduang - ODE CD MANU 1531
EPUL/ ZULEMON: Ginyang Barantam - private recording
TRAD: Padogangan – Musik Tradisi Nusantara Vol 3 – Projek Pengembangan Media Kebudayaan
TRAD: Tingkah Lalu, from Sialang village – private recording
TRAD: Ramo-ramo tabang tinggi (Butterflies flying high) – private recording
TRAD: Guguak Maniti Ameh, from Lieder der Minangkabau – Kultur Kontakt
TRAD: Suntiang Patah Batikam – private recording
HAJIZAR: Doai jo Kambang Cari – private recording
TRAD: Andam Oi, from Gantuang Ciri village – private recording
TRAD: Salawat dulang – private recording
PIRIN ASMARA: Kok Aja Bapatang Mati (If it is not your time to go, you will not die) – private recording
TRAD: Simerantang – RNZ

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