Traditional Songs from Polynesia
The traditional music of Polynesia is based on poetic texts that are metaphorical and filled with allusions. The sound is both melodic and rhythmic, f...
The Magic of Tahitian Dance
A vibrant collection of dance songs from Tahiti's most famous dance company, Les Grandes Ballets de Tahiti. The perfect mood-setting soundtrack.
Tahitian Lost Paradise
A vintage collection of popular tunes from the Tahitian islands in the 1940's. The perfect mood-setting soundtrack.
An Introduction to Tahitian Food
Savor the flavors of the islands of French Polynesia with this quick guide. By Donna Heiderstadt.
Tifaifai in Tahiti: Embracing Change
on faculty.wwu.edu The island’s tifaifai — colorful appliqué and piecework textiles — represent a fusion of indigenous barkcloth (aka tapa) tr...
Tahitian Vanilla: A Vanilla Species with Unique Features
This scholarly paper takes a thoughtful, detailed look at the unique character and sensory properties of the island's highly coveted vanilla (vanilla...