Below you’ll find various downloads that I hope might prove useful should you wish
to perform Pokarekare Ana.
I must say at the outset that I am a native English speaker, and have never been
tutored in Maori. My humble apologies must therefore go out to anyone who is conversant
with the language for my unwitting mis-pronunciations. I hope you will forgive me,
or better yet, make me a recording using my new arrangement so that I can upload
it here and show the world how it should be done. By the way, look out for a possibly
recognisable melody in the bass line of verse three...
Pokarekare Ana in G Major
Pokarekare Ana Sung in F Major.
Sung by Richard Voyce. Recorded June 2009. Click on the arrow to play
Though optimised for Piano, correct playback through Windows Media Player will depend
upon the capabilities of your sound card. Click on the speaker to the left to play.
Sibelius 3 Files
Pokarekare Ana is set in Sibelius 3 format. If you would like to have a copy of the
Sibelius 3 (sib. ) file, e-mail me, and I will be happy to send you a copy.