Registry of Anthropological Data Wiki

  • Data Set Title: Archive of Māori and Pacific Music
  • Description: "The Archive houses the world’s largest ethnographic sound collection relating to the Pacific. Established in 1970 to promote research into the music of the indigenous people of New Zealand, the Maori, and those of the people of the Pacific Islands, its holdings today include material from most tribal groups of New Zealand and most Pacific Islands areas, commercial and field recordings of vocal and instrumental music, oral histories, stories and language resources." [Excerpt from website]
  • Data and Document Types: Audio Recordings
  • Topic: Language, Music, Oral History
  • Discipline: Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, Linguistics, Music
  • Region: Pacific
  • Nature of Collection: Partially housed online, but mainly available only in physical form
  • Location: University of Auckland
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