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Aboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of south-eastern Australia / by Margaret Jane Gummow

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Aboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of south-eastern Australia / by Margaret Jane Gummow
Title
Aboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of south-eastern Australia / by Margaret Jane Gummow
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Summary
Examines traditional music and its performance in Bundjalung and Gidabal areas using predominantly recordings from AIATSIS collection; begins with historical surveys of Bundjalung recordings and singers; describes myths of origins of Bundjalung people, their dialects, territorial areas and effects of European settlement, to account for diverse perspectives and reactions to hearing song tapes played; describes effects of Pentacostalism, identifies song categories, analysing performances from interviews and documentation, describes body decoration and objects used in performances, musical instruments, song creation, analyses music in terms of Donaldsons model for Ngiyampaa songs, discusses textual repetition, gives musical transcriptions, Appendices in volume 2; list of sample songs, songs omitted, song texts , musical transcriptions and recorded examples on cassette
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Gummow, Margaret Jane
Dissertation note
Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Sydney, N.S.W., 1992;
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  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  • Donaldson, Tamsin
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Aboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of south-eastern Australia / by Margaret Jane Gummow
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Publication
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  • Loose photocopy available for copying. See MS 2nd copies in CAS
  • Bibliography; leaves 257-272; Includes tables; Notations; Typescript (processed)
Control code
M0012365
Extent
2 v.; ill., maps, ports.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying and quotation. Open use - communities. Closed copying of photographs or works of art. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0010177
Label
Aboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of south-eastern Australia / by Margaret Jane Gummow
Publication
Note
  • Loose photocopy available for copying. See MS 2nd copies in CAS
  • Bibliography; leaves 257-272; Includes tables; Notations; Typescript (processed)
Control code
M0012365
Extent
2 v.; ill., maps, ports.
Governing access note
Open access - reading. Partial copying and quotation. Open use - communities. Closed copying of photographs or works of art. Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0010177

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
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