Various ‎– Utom: Summoning The Spirit (Music In The T'boli Heartland)

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Rykodisc ‎– RCD 10402
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This collection of field recordings (made by producer Manolete Mora in 1995) captures the music of the T'boli people, a group whose ancestrial heart is Lake Sebu on the Philippine Island of Mindanao.
"Utom", the translation and interprtation of the sounds of the natural world into musical composition, reflects the T'boli people's closeness to nature. The utom on this collection are performed on lute, bamboo zither, flute, fiddle, various forms of gongs, mouth harp, percussion, and voice.

360° Productions Ethnomusicology Consultant: Dr. Fredric Lieberman

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  • Barcode: 014431040221

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