For the sake of a song

Piyamen.ga (Shady Tree) Two items

CD 2, Track 10

TRACK 10 (Moy 62-26-s15-16) Song 6: Piyamen.ga

                                                   
Sung text  Free translation 
Item 1 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
Item 2 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra kana-nga-lhumbu kaya yawa-ndha  She [a ngutj] is always lying in number four leg truly there 
karra kana-nga-lhumbu kaya yawa-ndha  She [a ngutj] is always lying in number four leg truly there 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang 
karra yenetpirrang  Karra yenetpirrang 

As mentioned in the general introduction to ‘Piyamen.ga,’ item 1 and three of the four vocal sections of item 2 consist only of Text A. Text B is introduced in vocal section 3 of item 2 where it is repeated and then followed by a fragment (the last text phrase) of Text A. The variant form of rhythmic mode 4a is used in vocal sections 2 and 3 of both item 1 and 2.

Song structure summary

Item 1 (Moy 62-26-s15)

VOCAL SECTION 1

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

Melodic section 1

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

Melodic section 2

Text phrases 4-6

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 1

Rhythmic mode 4a

VOCAL SECTION 2

Rhythmic mode 4a (var) (moderate even, with beating initially very quiet then crescendo throughout text phrase 3)

Melodic section 1

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 2

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

VOCAL SECTION 3

Rhythmic mode 4a (var) (moderate even, with beating initially very quiet then crescendo throughout text phrase 3)

Melodic section 1

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 3

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

Item 2 (Moy 62-26-s16)

VOCAL SECTION 1

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

Melodic section 1

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 1

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

VOCAL SECTION 2

Melodic section 1

Rhythmic mode 4a (var) (moderate even, with beating initially very quiet then crescendo throughout text phrase 3)

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

Melodic section 2

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

Text phrases 4

   
karra  kana  -nga  -lhumbu  kaya  yawa  -ndha  
SW  3MIN.S.R walk  3MIN.F.REFL  thigh  3MIN.S.R lie  3MIN.ANAPHDEIC  really 

She [a ngutj] is always lying in number four leg truly there

Text phrases 5

   
karra  kana  -nga  -lhumbu  kaya  yawa  -ndha  
SW  3MIN.S.R walk  3MIN.F.REFL  thigh  3MIN.S.R lie  3MIN.ANAPHDEIC  really 

She [a ngutj] is always lying in number four leg truly there

Text phrase 6

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 2

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)

VOCAL SECTION 3

Melodic section 1

Rhythmic mode 4a (var) (moderate even, with beating initially very quiet then crescendo throughout text phrase 3)

Text phrases 1-3

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpi yenetpiwe yenetpirrang

karra yenetpirrang

INSTRUMENTAL SECTION 3

Rhythmic mode 4a (moderate even)