On ethnic-pop album Sky Songs, Malaysian singer Alena Murang continues her mission to preserve the music of her Dayak tribe in Borneo

//On ethnic-pop album Sky Songs, Malaysian singer Alena Murang continues her mission to preserve the music of her Dayak tribe in Borneo

On ethnic-pop album Sky Songs, Malaysian singer Alena Murang continues her mission to preserve the music of her Dayak tribe in Borneo

Alena Murang’s second solo album, Sky Songs, continues the mission set out five years ago in her debut, Flight, which is the musical conservation of the endangered traditions and languages of Borneo, something often forgotten in official Malaysian narratives.The Kuala Lumpur-based recording artist – the child of a Kelabit father from the highlands of the Baram River in northeastern Sarawak in Malaysian Borneo, and an Anglo-Italian anthropologist mother who spent most of her life researching in…

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