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Ngoingoi P�ewhairangi : a remarkable life / T�ania M. Ka‘ai.

By: Ka'ai, T�ania [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington : Huia Publishers, 2019Description: pages cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781775503484; 1775503488.Other title: Remarkable life.Subject(s): Pewhairangi, Ngoi, 1921-1985 | Pewhairangi, Ngoi, 1921-1985 | Composers -- New Zealand -- Biography | Women composers -- New Zealand -- Biography | Maori (New Zealand people) -- Music | Kaitito waiata | W�ahine | K�orero taumata | Toa | Te wh�anau a Ruataupare (New Zealand people) -- Biography | Composers | Maori (New Zealand people) | Women composers | New ZealandGenre/Form: Biography. | Music.DDC classification: 780.92 Summary: "Ngoingoi P�ewhairangi was a highly respected leader from Te Wh�anau-a-Ruataupare at Tokomaru Bay who was passionate about the revitalisation and flourishing of the M�aori world. She actively introduced initiatives in education, language and the arts and was a M�aori leader of note, receiving a QSM for her services to M�aori. She is also widely remembered for her beautiful song compositions, which are performed today. This biography describes her considerable achievements across many areas, her work for others, her humility and perseverance, and it brings her to life through stories from her peers, former students and family"--Publisher information.
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Ngoingoi Pewhairangi was a highly respected leader from Te Whanau-a-Ruataupare at Tokomaru Bay who was passionate about the revitalisation and flourishing of the Maori world. She actively introduced initiatives in education, language and the arts and was a Maori leader of note, receiving a QSM for her services to Maori. She is also widely remembered for her beautiful song compositions, which are performed today. This biography describes her considerable achievements across many areas, her work for others, her humility and perseverance, and it brings her to life through stories from her peers, former students and family. Mainly in English with some te reo Maori text.

Includes bibliographical references.

"Ngoingoi P�ewhairangi was a highly respected leader from Te Wh�anau-a-Ruataupare at Tokomaru Bay who was passionate about the revitalisation and flourishing of the M�aori world. She actively introduced initiatives in education, language and the arts and was a M�aori leader of note, receiving a QSM for her services to M�aori. She is also widely remembered for her beautiful song compositions, which are performed today. This biography describes her considerable achievements across many areas, her work for others, her humility and perseverance, and it brings her to life through stories from her peers, former students and family"--Publisher information.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • List of Illustrations (p. ix)
  • He Hokinga Mahara - Na Parekura Horomia (p. xiii)
  • He Hokinga Mahara - Na Katerina Mataira (p. xix)
  • He Hokinga Mahara - Na Rawinia Higgins (p. xxiii)
  • Preface - Ka Noho Au i Konei (p. xxv)
  • Nga Mini (p. xxix)
  • He Whakarapopototanga (p. xxxiii)
  • He Kupu Whakataki - Ehara Tenei i Te Maunga Nekeneke (p. xxxv)
  • Mai i Te Poho o Te Tikanga (p. 1)
  • He Pa Harakeke (p. 23)
  • Te Kura Tuarua o Nga Kotiro o Turanganui-a-Kiwa (p. 49)
  • Tuakina Mai Ra Nga Akoranga (p. 71)
  • Kia Kaha Nga Iwi Pupuritia (p. 97)
  • To Reo Whakarongo (p. 117)
  • He Whatu Taniko, He Whatu Tangata (p. 143)
  • Rere Atu Taku Poi (p. 167)
  • Ma o Mahi ka Kitea Koe, E Te Ao, E To Iwi Maori (p. 201)
  • He Kupu Tuku Iho Mo Tenei Reanga (p. 231)
  • He Kupu Whakamutunga (p. 249)
  • Appendix 1 Historical Context (p. 255)
  • Appendix 2 Samples of Ngoi's Writing (p. 257)
  • Glossary (p. 263)
  • Contributors (p. 267)
  • Bibliography (p. 269)
  • Index (p. 273)