The Resource Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia

Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia

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Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia
Title
Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia
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Summary
General notes on performances, explanations of body decorations and ornaments; Doordaaroo Kening decorations, ground for dance, leaders, the music, accompaniment; Meerdar - movements, songs, music; Same details of Nyeerimba Kening (Canning & Murray districts); Emu dance (Busselton & Bunbury); Kangaroo dance (Bibbulman tribe), Eucla dances, others from Fraser Range, Esperance, Nyeerimba Albany; Yardee kaangur (Feast of Licence) ceremony combined with Exchange Fairs, initiation & other gatherings, examples of songs from various districts; Manja boming ceremony - exchange of firesticks; Types of dances performed in Capel & Vasse districts; Songs with translations from Bibbulman people, Capel & Gingin districts; Role of songmaker; Names of ornaments worn on ceremonial occasions, use of wooden figures in S.W.; Diffusion and travelling of ceremonies; Southern Cross, Norseman, Dongara dances; Initiation songs; Murchison district effigies, decorations; Sanford R. - accompaniment; Sacred dance - Weld Range; Purchasing of songs; Description of corroborees - Champion Bay (from Cornally), Gascoyne & Ashburton dances; Dances preceding missions of vengeance; Roebourne & Pilbara districts - songs & dances; West Kimberley - types of ceremonies Broome district - dream dances, formation of dancing ground; ceremonial food exchange dances, dances for the un-initiated, instruments, regalia, other sacred and ordinary ceremonies; Songs from Kimberleys with text & translations (mainly love songs); Songs from Fitzroy & Sunday Is
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1859-1951
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Bates, Daisy
Label
Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia
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Note
  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 11
  • Held In: National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-34/2-135
Control code
M0045681
Extent
1a
System control number
0065563
Label
Songs, dances, etc. - Western Australia
Publication
Note
  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 11
  • Held In: National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-34/2-135
Control code
M0045681
Extent
1a
System control number
0065563

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