Young Faces, Old Voices

Country: 
Maldives
General: 

Boduberu evolved among common citizens. It is performed by about 20 people, including 3 drummers and a lead singer. They are accompanied by a small bell, a set of drums and a onugandu. The songs may be of heroism, romance or satire. The costume of the performers is a sarong and a white short sleeved shirt. Harubee brings a progressiveness to the art that has not only been absent but had not even been conceived of before. The group is currently recording an album, pushing the progression further with their new songs. Habubee Fan Night was held for thier first time in 2010. in general harubee promote maldives cultural dances

Session: 
6th round of The International Festival For Drums Traditional Arts