Antukin: Philippine Folk Songs and Lullabyes
Whether in cradles and duyans, at Nanay’s bedside, or on Lolo’s lap, all children love singing or being sung to. Now parents and grandparents can share with their young ones the delightful music contained in this collection of Philippine songs. Gathered together from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao by musicologist Dr. Felicidad Prudente are 32 folk songs and lullabyes accompanied by English translations or descriptions. Joanne de León’s deeply satisfying illustrations paint a musical landscape that resonates with the joyful notes of childhood.
This book is published with English translations beneath Filipino text.