Every Bend . . . a Power

Location:New Zealand / Aotearoa
Subject:Maori music; carving
Length:23 minutes
Format:16mm
Hue:Color
Year Released:1976
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Producer:Beryl Te Wiata
Distributor:NZFA
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Description:Inia Te Wiata, internationally acclaimed bass baritone, designs and carves an 18-meter pouihi commissioned for New Zealand House in London. Before beginning his singing career Inia had trained at Turangawaewae under the master carver Poutapu. Now taking up the chisels he had not handled for more than thirty years Inia begins work on the pouihi while maintaining intensive performance schedules.
Record No:560
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