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A mixture of working songs and songs for entertainment to tribal tunes. The language is Taiyal (Atayal). The song names are: 1) Romance of Young Girl; 2) Harvest Song and Dance; 3) Welcome Song; 4) Extreme Happiness.
This recording comes from the Paiwan Record Collection by John Whitehorn. This collection contains twenty audio files from ten digitised gramophone records of traditional songs in endangered languages of Taiwan, recorded by the Ring Ring Record Factory, Li Ming Records for the Paiwan Presbytery, and the Mountain Work Committee of the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan. The records were made in the Wulai Mountain Cultural Centre, North Taiwan; Tawusan, Pingtung County; Tiochiu, Pingtung County; and Santemon, Pingtung County. The collection also contains scanned images of the record covers.