Sanguma (1977-1985)

Sanguma. Disc back cover. Picture by Discogs

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Description: Sanguma was a music band from Papua New Guinea. They were doing musical performances for 8 years. They combined music from the cultural tradition of Papua New Guinea with western instruments and mixed it with leading genres such as progressive rock, rock and jazz. They managed to be one of the first music groups in Papua New Guinea to perform all over the world.
Sex: Males Occupation: Music band
Place of Birth / Death: Papua New Guinea Country Tags: Papua New Guinea
Periods: 20th Century Genres: Folk, instrumental music, vocal music, dance music, choral music, nationalism music.
Styles: Ethnic, Rock, Jazz, Progressive, Folk, Tradicional, World Music. Group: National Arts School.
Instruments: Voices and western instruments. Relatives: –



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External links



  • Beltrando-Patier, Marie-Claire y otros (1996). Historia de la música. Espasa Calpe
  • Bohlman, Philip V (2002). World Music. OUP Oxford.
  • Crowdy, Denis (2016). Hearing the Future: The Music and Magic of the Sanguma Band. University of Hawai’i Press.
  • Guilbault, Jocelyne (1999). Saint Lucia. Garland Encyclopedia of World Music. Routledge
  • Hare McLintock, Alexander (1966). An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand. R.E. Owen, Government Printer.
  • Onnen, Frank. (1967). Enciclopedia de la música. Madrid: Afrodisio Aguado
  • Rodman, Sarah (2007). A true cultural ambassador. The Boston Globe.
  • Shepherd, J., ed. (2003). Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World. New York: Continuum.