Pillorikput Inuit – Inuktitut Arias for All Seasons



• 16 tracks of solo arias and duets with instrumental accompaniment drawn from the sacred music repertoire of the Moravian Inuit of Northern Labrador

• Performances by Inuit singers Deantha Edmunds and Karrie Obed with support from the Innismara Vocal Ensemble, string quartet and organ

• All music reconstructed from manuscripts held in the Moravian churches of coastal Labrador representing an Inuit performance practice that dates back over 200 years

• Arias, duets and choruses celebrate key events in the liturgical year: Christmas, Passiontide, Easter, as well as community celebrations like Married People’s Day and Church Festival Day


Click on the CD cover for the playlist.

Price: $20 (includes tax/shipping)

Order: Please Contact MMaP @ (709) 864-2051 or mmap@mun.ca for payment details.

This CD is not offered through the MMaP Publications Order Form.


Sample tracks:

 sound  Ahâk Ahâk upkuerrutjilaukpunga (Reissiger) 3’40” - Deantha Edmunds & Chorus
  sound  Kânnorle KanoK¸ pivianadlarput (LaTrobe) 4’50” - Karrie Obed & Deantha Edmunds





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