Music of Southeast Asia - Compiled by Harold Courlander (Smithsonian Folkways Custom CD)
Originally released in 1951. Fascinating collection of music from Southeast Asia features both popular and traditional music of Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, China and Laos. A Custom CD is a high-quality CD-R which is produced at Smithsonian Folkways.
A Custom CD is a mixed mode disc (also known as an Enhanced CD/CD Extra/CD Plus). A mixed mode disc contains both audio (for CD audio players) and data (readable on other devices, like PCs). Custom titles are sold with a digital copy of the album's original liner notes (as a .PDF file) on the CD.
1. Burma:Shan Song San Toke 2. Burma: Flower of Heaven Maung Su 3. Burma: the Southern Island Sein Part 4. Burma: Buddist Cerimonial Ode- Ponna U Hla Maung 5. Malaya: Chinchem (Temiar Dream Song) 6. Malaya: Siku (Temiar Dream Song) 7. Thailand: Admiration of a Sleeping Maiden 8. Thailand: Orchestral Composition 9. Thailand: Or 10. Vietnam: Folk Song 11. Laos: Recitation from Hue Van 12. Laos: Woman's Song 13. Laos: Folk Dance 14. Laos: Love Song 15. South China: Folk Tune