Leweton Cultural Group hail from the remote tropical northern islands of Gaua and Merelava in Vanuatu, and live in a village in Espiritu Santo where they present, share and maintain their unique cultural traditions and practises across cultures and generations. This film is the first of it’s kind and welcomes viewers to explore the life and customs of the village, the mesmerising women’s water music and the energetic sounds of String band Matto. You will be humbled by their friendly and gentle nature, inspired by their simple lifestyles and captivated by their performances.
The Vanuatu Women’s Water Music DVD now available through Wantok Musik. Made possible through The Christensen Fund, Further Arts, and Ethos Global Foundation.
article submitted by:Mr David Bridie, Wantok Musik Foundation