Click to enlargeHeiva i Tahiti - Festival of Life

Presenting one of the world’s greatest music festivals. The Tiurai, July Fete, of "Heiva i Tahiti" is a spectacular annual inter-island dance and singing competition held in the capital Papeete. The festival is an expression of the 'Joy of Living' and 'Spirit of the Love of Life'. Fourteen revelling days and nights of non stop performance! This album includes performances of drum dances (Otea), action songs (Aparima), gospel chants (Himene Tarava) and street ballads (Ute). The Tiurai is sponsored by the Tahiti Tourist Promotion Board (OPATTI) and the Territorial Cultural Office (OTAC).

1. Te Maeva Welcome - Coco Hotahota   15. Aparima Tamarii Fare "Makatea''
2. Aparima Te Maeva - Coco Hotahota   16. Himene Tarava Tamarii Tipaerui
3. Himene Tarava Point Venus   17. Best Orchestra! - Coco Hotahota
4. Otea Tamarii No Rurutu   18. Best Male Dancer- Maurice!
5. Group Moana Nui   19. Best Female Dancer!
6. Aroha Tiara Tahiti "I'll Never Forget You"   20. Paoa Poi Poi - Taro Pounding
7. Aparima Puurai   21. Ute Tipaerui
8. Himene Tarava Tamarii Pirae   22. Tamarii Rurutu Aue!
9. Himene Ruau Tamarii Pirae   23. Himene Tarava Tamarii Taunoa
10. Otea Tamarii Fautaua   24. Tamure Te Maeva
11. Himene Nota Tamarii Pirae - Yves Roche   25. Aparima Iaora Tahiti - "Te Mana No Te Rai Mai"
12. Ute Tamarii Vaimora   26. Aparima/Otea Tauraatua
13. Group Polynesia - Coco Hotahota   27. Otea Finale "Takoto"
14. Paoa Te Vahine Heipua      
 
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