W14 Music 160 Week 5 Lesson 1

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and
prohibi%ons
 –  The
laws
or
regula%ons
that
govern
interac%on
and
 ac%vity
to
reinforce
and
preserve
mana;
taboos
 Thinking
about
tradi%onal
Hawaiian
music
 •  Mele
(chant)
as:
 –  An
expression
of
life
 –  A
form
of
communica%on
between
humans
and
the
 cosmos,
or
between
humans
 –  A
means
by
and
through
which
to
tell
stories
of
an
 individual’s
history,
or
genealogy
 –  A
means
by
and
through
which
to
convey
the
history
of
 Hawai‘i
 –  You
Tube:
Kumulipo
Hawaiian
Chant
 •  The
text
is
poetry,
called...
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