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The Resource Singing the land : the power of performance in Aboriginal life, Jill Stubington; foreword by Raymattja Marika

Singing the land : the power of performance in Aboriginal life, Jill Stubington; foreword by Raymattja Marika

Label
Singing the land : the power of performance in Aboriginal life
Title
Singing the land
Title remainder
the power of performance in Aboriginal life
Statement of responsibility
Jill Stubington; foreword by Raymattja Marika
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In three sections the book details the diverse culture, its musical instruments and practice; and provides listening guides to the available CDs and notations annotation pending
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stubington, Jill
Dewey number
780.899915
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Music
  • Spirituality in music
  • Songs, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Singing the land : the power of performance in Aboriginal life, Jill Stubington; foreword by Raymattja Marika
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.290-301
Contents
Pt 1: Living the dreaming: music in Aboriginal life: music and ritual in Aboriginal culture; performing Aboriginal culture; music, land, family; musical instruments; the words of songs; Ceremonies; listening to the fire - composition and aesthetics; postscript: after 1980 -- Part 2: Witnessing the dreaming: music performance conventions in different areas of Aboriginal Australia with listening guides: East and North-east Arnhem Land; North-west and north-central Arnhem Land; Central Australial; Other areas: Northern Queensland, Tiwi Islands, Kimberley, Tasmania, South-east Australia -- Pt 3: Examining the Dreaming: towards a more sensitive listening and analysing: Music notations
Control code
000041741894
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 313 p.
Isbn
9780980280234
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, music, ports
Label
Singing the land : the power of performance in Aboriginal life, Jill Stubington; foreword by Raymattja Marika
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p.290-301
Contents
Pt 1: Living the dreaming: music in Aboriginal life: music and ritual in Aboriginal culture; performing Aboriginal culture; music, land, family; musical instruments; the words of songs; Ceremonies; listening to the fire - composition and aesthetics; postscript: after 1980 -- Part 2: Witnessing the dreaming: music performance conventions in different areas of Aboriginal Australia with listening guides: East and North-east Arnhem Land; North-west and north-central Arnhem Land; Central Australial; Other areas: Northern Queensland, Tiwi Islands, Kimberley, Tasmania, South-east Australia -- Pt 3: Examining the Dreaming: towards a more sensitive listening and analysing: Music notations
Control code
000041741894
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 313 p.
Isbn
9780980280234
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, music, ports

Library Locations

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