Polynesian Fairytales

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The Royal Polynesians – Polynesia; Native Songs And Dances Of The South Seas (Capitol 10″ LP T-483) 1954

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The Surfmen – The Sounds Of Exotic Island (Somerset SF-10500) 1960

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Harry Owens & His Royal Hawaiians – Polynesian Holiday (Capitol T-T-804) 1957

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John Kameoahola Almeida & His Hawaiians – Polynesian Love Song (49th State LP-3417) 195.

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Ka’ipolani – Presents: Journey Thru Polynesia (KBS-4000) 197.

 

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Arthur Lyman – Polynesia (Hifi / Life  SL-1027) 1965

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Andre Kostelanetz – Lure Of Paradise (Columbia CL-1335) 1959

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Phil Moore & His Orchestra – Polynesian Paradise (Strand SL-1004) 1959

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Robert Drasnin- Voodoo; Exotic Music From Polynesia And The Far East (Tops L-1679) 1959

 

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Buddy Collette Septet – Polynesia (Music + Sound S-1001) 195.

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The Polynesians – Polynesia (Crown CST-169) 1959

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Eddie Lund & His Tahitians – Call Of The Coral Isles (Tahiti EL-1004) 195.

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Various Artists – Highlights From Festival Polynesia! (Polynesian Cultural Center PCC-S 333) 196.

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Peter Posa And The Islanders – The Beat Of Polynesia (Axis AXIS-6064) 1966

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Kanakila’s Polynesians – Polynesian Pot-Pourri (Mahalo M-4003) 196.

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Tavana’s Polynesia (Arii Heiva Tahitian Recording Co. BMS-5) 1977

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Chants Et Danses De Polynesie (Chant Du Monde 7″ EP LDY-4181) 196.

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Henriette Winkler – Romantique Polynesie (Manuiti 3024) 1976

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Loki Ontai & Matt Hyland – Music For Polynesian Dancing (Hoctor HLPS-4190) 1974

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Various Artists – This Is Polynesia (Polynesian Cultural Center PCC-0083) 1983

 

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Chango And The Polynesians – Polynesian Percussion (Directional Sound DS-5012) 1962

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The Bonaires – Polynesian Sunset (Dot DLP-3585) 1964

 

Tahiti:

 

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Don Tiare And His Enchanting Violins – Strings Over Tahiti (Warner Bros WS-1434) 1962

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Terorotua And His Tahitians – Lure Of Tahiti (ABC Paramount ABC-271) 196.

 

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William Sivel – Tahiti; Ou La Joie De Vivre, O.S.T. (Barclay 10″ LP 86038) 195.

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The Surfers – Tahiti (Hifi Record R-417) 1960

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Paul Gaugain with friends, as photographed on july 19, 1896

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Francis Maziere – The Gaugain Years; Songs And Dances Of Tahiti (Nonsuch H-72017) 1972

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Various Artists – Noel A Tahiti; Hymnes Et Legendes (Le Chant Du Monde 10″ LP LDZ-S-4312) 1964

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Francis Maziere – Tahiti Au Temps De Gaugain (Disques Vogue LD-54030) 196.

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Tahitian woman, as photographed by Adolphe Sylvain

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Various Artists – Tiare Tahiti (Barclay 93091) 1974

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Pepe And The Rarotongans – Rarotonga (Tahiti Records EL 1014) 196.

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Tahiti Orchestra And Entertainers – Mariterangi (….) …

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Eddie Lund And His Tahitians – Paumotu Guitar (Tahiti Records EL 1036-ST) 197.

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Les Barefoot Boys Et Loma – Au Tahiti Village (Tahiti Records EL-1020) 1966

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Tamure! Tamure!; Chants Tahitien Por La Danse (Tiare Tahiti Records TT-1990) 1960

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Charles Mauu, His Coconut Uke And Roche’s Tahtians – Tamure Tahiti (Dot DLP-3494) 196.

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Underwater photograph by Adolphe Sylvain

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Ensemble Tauhiti – Tahiti (Festival / National Records NAT-16121) 196.

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Various Artists – Tahiti; Voyages Autour Du Monde (Philips 849451-BY) 196.

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Madeleine Moua Et Les Ballets Heiva – A Vous Tahiti (Philips  B-77970-L / deluxe edition BB-77481-L) 196.

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Curd Jurgens and Moea Sylvain, the wife of photographer Adolphe Sylvain in 1965

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Joel Et Son Groupe Folklorique – Maeva Tahiti (Manuiti 3073) 1967

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Various Artists – Tahiti; Island Of Paradise, Authentic Tahitian Music Recorded During The Filming Of “Mutiny On The Bounty” (MGM E-4082) 1962

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Photographer Adolphe Sylvain with Brigitte Bardot in 1966

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Gabilou – Bain De Soleil (Manuiti 3163) 197.

 

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Marcela Zmozka & Arnost Krejcif – Tahiti; Nejkrasnesjsi Melodie Tichomori (Carmen …) …

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Coco Et Son Groupe Tahitien Temaeva – Escale A Papeete (Manuiti 3026) 1976

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Royal Tahitian Dance Company – same (Monitor MFS-758) 1974

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Various Artists – Tahiti Nui (Barclay 93029) 197.

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Gabilou / Yves Roche – Aue! Tahiti E … (Manuiti 3183) 197.

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Maurice Bitter – Ja Orana Tahiti (Bonjour Tahiti) (Musidisc …) 197.

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Le Ballet Polynesien Heiva – A Tahit (Le Chant Du Monde LDX-74342) 196.

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Various Artists – Tahiti Folklore (Tiare Tahiti TT-8230) 196.

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Le Ballet Polynesien Heiva – Chants Et Danses De Tahiti (Le Chant Du Monde LD-S-4238) 196.

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Various Artists – Tahiti … d’Hier d’Aujourd’hui Et De Toujours (AZ LPO-32531) 196.

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Later issue (Festival Records)

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Manureva; Fille De Tahiti, O.S.T. (Pathe 7″ EP EA-490) 1961

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Various Artists – Welcome To Tahiti (Olympic 6162) 1979

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Traditional beach scene, as photographed by Adolphe Sylvain

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Various Artists – Juillet A Tahiti (Le Chant Du Monde 7″ LP LDY-4117) 195.

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Eddie Lund – Tahiti Dances, Volume 1-2 (Tahiti Records 10 “LP)

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Various Artists – Beachcomber Serenade; Mood Music Of Tahiti And Hawaii – Instrumental Pearls From The South Seas (Tahiti Records TR-200) 1955

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Various Artists – Tahiti Dances; Authentic Tahitian Chants, Drum Rhythms And Songs (Tahiti Records TR-201) 1955

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Tahiti Dances; The Drums Of Bora Bora And Papeete (49th State LP-3422) 195.

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Pahu Tahiti!; Authentic Drums Of The South Seas (Dot DLP-25297) 1960

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The Tahitian Percussionists And Exotic Voices – Tahitian Percussion (Al-Fi C-4075) 1961

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Augie Goupil And His Royal Tahitians, with Thurston Knudson – Tahitian Rhythms And Jungle Drums (Decca DL-8216) 195.

 

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Eddie Lund And His Tahtians – Tahitian Paradise; Mutiny Of The Bounty Drummers (Amdar ML-31055) 1963

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Saloman Et Le Groupe Tiare Tahiti – Salut A Aitutaki (Tahiti Records EL-1021) 196.

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Coco Et Son Groupe Folklorique “Temaeva” – Tiurai; Tahiti Festival (Manuiti 3203) 197.

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Various Artists – Tahiti Fete! (Tiare Tahiti Records TT 1800) 1952

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Various Artists – The Beat Of Tahiti; The Exotic Rhythms Of Tahiti (Tahiti Records SST-1700) 1956

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Les Voix Des Atolls Et Le Zizou Bar Trio – Ta’u Tahiti (Mon Tahiti); L’Exotique Musique Tahitienne (Tiare Tahiti STT-2000) 1958

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The Royal Tahitians – Soft Sounds From The South Seas (Dot SJET-48) 195.

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The Royal Tahitians – Soft Sounds From The South Seas (Dot DLP-3305) 1960

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The Royal Tahitians – Soft Sounds From The South Seas, Vol. 2 (Dot DLP-3411) 1961

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Tahiti; Dream Island (Reo Tahiti SRT-540) 195.

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Various Artists – Moorea Aimeo (Sylvain Tahiti Promotion TP-101) 196.

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Pagan Drums Of Tamotoa – Native Music From The Hotel Bora-Bora (Tahiti Records 7″ EP-110) 196.

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Eddie Lund And His Tahitiens – Make Mine Tahitian (Tahiti Records EL-1012) 196.

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The Mutiny Drums – Play Sharkskin Concerto (Tahiti Records EL-1011) 1962

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Chants Tahitiens (Philips 10″ LP B-76016-R) 196.

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The Papeete Players – Wild, Wild Tahiti! (Festival JON-100011) 196.

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Eddie Lund And His Tahitians – I Remember Tahiti (Tahiti Records EL-1005) 196.

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Tahitian 7″ EP’s

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Les Kaveka Ety Les Rythmes Tahitiens- Tamoure (Disques Vogue LD-60330) 196.

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Los Melodicos – Oh! Tahiti (LM LM-LP-026) 197.

 

The Viking Label:

 

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Pepe And The Rarotongans – Passion Flower (Viking VP-89) 196.

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Various Artists – Pearly Shells; Exotic Sounds Of The South Pacific (Viking MVPS-310) 197.

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Pepe And The Rarotongans – Rarotonga Calling (Viking VP-81) 196.

 

South Pacific:

 

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Ihilani – Voice Of The South Pacific (Vol. No. 1) (….) 1965

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Some pictures of Ihilani and her group

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King Eric And His Knights – Bama Hit Parade (Carib LP-2008) 195.

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Dorothy Lamour – The Road To Romance (Design DLP-45) 1957

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Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra – South Sea Island Magic (London LL-1538) 1957

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Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra – South Sea Island Magic (Decca LK-4174) 1958

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Leo Diamond, His Harmonica And Orchestra – Exciting Sounds Of The South Seas (Reprise R-6002) 1961

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South Seas Adventure, O.S.T. (Audio Fidelity AFSD-5899) 1958

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Ray Kinney / Five Aloha Maids – Songs Of The South Seas (Waldorf Music Hall FDR MH-33113) 1955

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Royal Polynesian Dancers – Sounds Of The South Sea (Villar MLS-5272) 196.

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The New Zealand Maori Chorale – Now Is The Hour; Songs Of The South Pacific (Monitor MFS-807) 1978

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South Pacific, Original Broadway Cast (Coronet / Columbia Masterworks OL-4180) 1957

 

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South Pacific, O.S.T. (RCA LSO-1032) 1958

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South Pacific, Great Song Hits From Rogers & Hammerstein’s Hit Braodway Show And Movie (Auditien ADD 335927) 195.

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South Pacific, by The Lew Raymond Orchestra And Chorus (Tops L-1634) 1958

 

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South Pacific (Crown CST-111) 1958

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South Pacific; Hit Songs From The Show (FDR MH-33-180) 1958

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Various – South Sea Island Magic (Reader’s Digest 4LP Box RD-4-67) 1968

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Ray Rafols / Ray Kinney – Songs Of The South Seas (Waldorf Music Hall FDR-33-172) 195.

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Eddie Lund And His Tahitians – Holiday In The South Seas (Decca DL-8608) 1957

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George Wright – Goes South Pacific (Hifi Record R-716) 1958

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Gaston Guilbert – South Seas Honeymoon (Capitol T-10080) 1958

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Pua Almeida & His Polynesians – South Sea Island Magic  (MGM 10″ LP E-3545) 1957

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Fred Maedola – Pidgin’ English; Songs Of The South Seas (Olympic OL-6166) 1980

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Bill Wolfgramm And His Islanders – South Sea Rhythm (Tanza 10″ LP ZLP-001) 1956

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Siren Songs Of The South Seas (Olympic 6153) 1980

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The Korolevu Beach Serenaders – These Beckoning Shores (Tapa TS-1) 196.

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South Pacific (Omega Tape ST-2023) 196.

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Chico Hamilton Quintet – South Pacific In Hifi (World Pacific / Disques Vogue LAE-12127) 196.

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Traumen Von Der Sudsee (Baccarole 7″ EP 40494-VT) 196.

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Perlen, Palmen Und Sudsee (His Master’s Voice 10″ LP M-33-WDLP-1509) 1957

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Percy Faith – Plays Music From South Pacific (Columbia CL-1105) 1958

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Various Artists – Zwei Gitarren Am Meer (Polydor 7″ EP 50011) 1963

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Tales From The South Seas – Ceci N’est Pas Ukulollo (…) 2016

 

Other Polynesian islands:

 

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Fiji (Isa Lei); Enchanting Music Of The South Pacific (Capitol T-10216) 195.

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Pepe And The Rarotongans – Songs Of The Cook Islands (Salem XE-3015) 1965

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Le Groupe De Piiraa E – Autrefois (Kaiga KA-1064) 196.

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Eddie Lund – Adieu Aux Iles; Island Songs Of Farewell (Tahiti Records 7″ EP-109) 1962

 

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