Melody Of The Birds (CD)
(VPS493CD) DIMENSIONS: 120mm x 120mm
Running Time: 62 mins
Bird calls of the New Zealand forest are heard on this CD to the lush background of a string orchestra. Versions of many of Māoridom's best loved melodies played by the Brian Hands Concert Orchestra. Among the tunes are "Pōkarekare Ana", "Haere Mai", "Waikaremoana", "Karu Karu", and "Pō Atarau" ("Now Is The Hour"). Bird calls of the tūī, fantail, bellbird, grey warbler and many others.