Prayer to Appease the Spirit of the Land (1996)
First performance: Alison Wells and John Turner, Wilmslow, 01 Jan 1996
Category: secular accompanied vocal
Instrumentation: M-S Rc
Prayer to Appease the Spirit of the Land : Animal Heaven
Catalogue no: MSVCD92036
Location: sound archive (GREEN)
Format: recording (CD track)
Translated from the Maori.
The poetry is from Arthur Saunders Thompson's "The Story of New Zealand (1859) - a translation from the Maori.