Malaysian Songs and Dances - Score composed by Chopyak. For SAT Recorders. Recorder Trios. Score. Published by Anfor Editions (MM.ASL0026).
Malaysian music is difficult to define, in part because the country itself is made up of may different races, cultures and traditions. The prominent influences on its music have been Indian, Arab, Chinese and Portuguese. INCLUDED: Tudonk Periok Tanah Pusaka - a patriotic song Kapur Sirih - Portuguese origin Mak Inang - traditional Malay dance rhythm Enjit-Enjit Semut - the name of a childrens game Can Mali Can -traditional Malay song Di Tanjung Katong - named for a section of Singapore Katak Lompat-A - a childrens song Dayung Sampan - the rowing boat. A Malay song of Chinese origin Burong Kakak Tua - from the Moluccas Trek Trek Trek - traditional Malay song Ketipand Payong - the umbrella dance.