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Music of Goa

Various Artists

This is a selection of music from Goa representing a variety of performance forms including oral epics, mythological dance drama, social drama, and songs from seasonal festivals and community rituals. The collection features songs from the repertoire of Zagor—ritual theatre; Ranmale—mythological dance drama; Dhallo and Fugdi—women’s ritual songs; and Gudulyo Gayan—oral epic. The recordings were made in Goa with performers from various communities who perform with traditional musical instruments.

Track Listing

101
Zagor Nomon Kanta Gavda and Rangamel 4:45
102
Maloni Kanta Gavda and Rangamel 3:16
103
Mahar-Maharin Kanta Gavda and Rangamel 3:02
104
Atomba Kutuba Amelia Dias and Group 1:13
105
Vhoru cholon aila Amelia Dias and Group 2:29
106
Dongre Pole Amelia Dias and Group 4:28
107
Dhallo Amelia Dias and Group 1:12
108
Ranmale Naman Hanuman Seva Samiti 4:18
109
Gauli Dhong Hanuman Seva Samiti 2:09
110
Garud Hanuman Seva Samiti 3:48
111
Kartika Mahine Gyan Jyoti Mahila Mandal 3:49
112
Devu Tore Satyanarayana Gyan Jyoti Mahila Mandal 1:38
113
Ganpati Deva Gyan Jyoti Mahila Mandal 1:01
114
Zhado Bhisso Gaonkar and Group 5:32
115
Bali Bhisso Gaonkar and Group 5:09
116
A Ramayan episode Bhisso Gaonkar and Group 3:01

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