The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #32938   Message #438719
Posted By: Charlie Baum
11-Apr-01 - 11:20 PM
Thread Name: Help: Melanesian Harmonies
Subject: RE: Help: Melanesian Harmonies
There were some recordings released a few years ago as being by the "Tahitian Choir" or "Tahitian Chorus" but were actually polyphonic singing in non-Western scales by the people of Rapa Iti, a small island some 1,000 miles South of Tahiti. Are those the recordings you're thinking of?

--Charlie Baum