Pereri and Marewa King are running a series of wānanga focussing on the traditional waiata “Tirotiro Kau Au”. The wānanga will investigate the history and application of the waiata. This is also a good opportunity to learn the elements of kapa haka ā korero, ā tinana, ā whakapono.
Purpose: Strengthen Paepae
Method: Tangoio-centric subtle learning
Outcome: Ka Marama
Commitment: 4 Wānanga, 1 Kaupapa
- Certificate in Traditional Waiata (Level 2) through EIT
- 4 weekend wānanga: 7pm Friday – Sunday 2-4 Dec, January dates to be confirmed
- Students will also be asked to do some learning in-between wānanga
- Held at Tangoio Marae
- Birth certificate or passport required for registration
The tutors are Marewa King (BA, dipMPA) and Pereri King (BA), siblings from Tangoio:
“With our collective experience and memories of the old peoples’ way, we can strengthen our connection to each other and our marae”
There are only 20 places in the course so please contact Pereri or Marewa if you feel this mahi is for you. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.