Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Moro Underground Music : Part 3

Liangkit pag inlab inlab -Traditional Courtship of the Tausugs.

Moro Underground Music : Part 2

Interview of a Casette tape vendor whose collections feature the Musical Treasures of the Moro Underground Music

Contemporary Moro music comes in three genres – love songs or ballads, dance music used during weddings, graduation practices and other festivities, and the kissa chants, which are narratives with historical, folkloric or religious themes that often convey many life lessons.The most popular are Niawa iban Jasad (Adam and Eve and the story of Creation), the Ten Commandments, and the story of Prophet Abraham’s sacrifice.

Moro Underground Music : Make Love Songs Not War

Watch how a tiny Music Industry  in Zamboanga City flourish amidst modernization and changing times . This documentary features Modern Tausug Musicians like Abdellah Sali Daul , Sidznie Band and mentions Tausug Kissa from Sulu such as Kissa Kan Parang Sabil , Kissa Kan Rizal Alih and Sultan Radjah Mudah to name a few and other traditional artists playing the biyula (violin). Thanks to Ellen Red and Jojie Cabasan of Insidemindanao for all the support. Thanks to John Mark Diego for his technical support.