Using a Senegalese folktale the way a composer uses a musical theme--as a basis for variation--she recounts the fantastical adventures of Paama
, who escapes her unfortunate marriage only to be placed in unwitting charge of awesome universal powers.
Risto Poykio (a) *, Hannu Ronkkomaki (b), Hannu Nurmesniemi (c), Toomas Tenno (d), and Lilli Paama
(a) *, Hannu Ronkkomaki (b), Pekka Parvinen (c), and Toivo Kuokkanen (d)
In particular, the fears involved a rumour that started to be spread in Port Vila around the 1st of February about a man who was descended half from Paama
and half from Tongoa.
Aime Lust (a), Lilli Paama
(a) *, Mihkel Kerikmae (a), Mare Must (a), and Paavo Peramaki (b)
The story begins with a group of ni-Vanuatu labourers, from the islands of Epi, Paama
, Ambrym and Pentecost, at work on a plantation in Fiji.