The Resource Songs of the western desert Aborigines, recorded by R.A. Gould

Songs of the western desert Aborigines, recorded by R.A. Gould

Label
Songs of the western desert Aborigines
Title
Songs of the western desert Aborigines
Statement of responsibility
recorded by R.A. Gould
Title variation
Songs of the Western Australian desert Aborigines
Contributor
Cover designer
Recordist
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • aus
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The content of the songs relate to sacred places, totemic beings and rituals associated with men's and women's secret business. Some of the songs are performed in relation to subcision ceremonies. Care is advised in playing this material and is considered restricted within AIATSIS
Member of
Cataloging source
VERC
Dewey number
784.76991
Format of music
not applicable
Information about documentation
Scanned: cover; supplementary
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gould, Richard A.
  • Clyne, Ronald, 1925-2006
Series statement
ASCH mankind series
Series volume
AHM 4210
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Songs, Aboriginal Australian
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Western Desert (W.A.)
Label
Songs of the western desert Aborigines, recorded by R.A. Gould
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Not yet archived ; no listening copies
  • Booklet located in Audio Documentation at PR_00054
  • Cover of item displays copyright as 1969 and disc label as 1968
  • Title on slipcase : Songs of the Western Australian desert Aborigines
  • Not yet archived ; no listening copies
Accompanying material
booklet (6 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
acoustical capture direct storage
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • prm
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Side 1. Kangaroo cycle songs -- Kangaroo cycle dance songs -- Kangaroo cycle bloodletting song -- Kangaroo and dingo songs -- Women's sacred songs -- Wati kutjara -- Rain making songs -- Tingari cycle songs -- Side 2. Tingari cycle songs for novices -- Women's grievance songs -- Women's sacred songs -- Kangaroo cycle songs for dancing -- Kangaroo cycle songs for novices -- Kangaroo cycle for dance song (mimicry)
Control code
000006551652
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Governing access note
Restricted
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Note
  • Published copy, 1 copy.
  • 1 sound disc (ca. 60 min.) :
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, monophonic
Publisher number
AHM 4210
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)10619025
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Songs of the western desert Aborigines, recorded by R.A. Gould
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Not yet archived ; no listening copies
  • Booklet located in Audio Documentation at PR_00054
  • Cover of item displays copyright as 1969 and disc label as 1968
  • Title on slipcase : Songs of the Western Australian desert Aborigines
  • Not yet archived ; no listening copies
Accompanying material
booklet (6 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
acoustical capture direct storage
Carrier category
  • volume
  • audio disc
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • prm
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Side 1. Kangaroo cycle songs -- Kangaroo cycle dance songs -- Kangaroo cycle bloodletting song -- Kangaroo and dingo songs -- Women's sacred songs -- Wati kutjara -- Rain making songs -- Tingari cycle songs -- Side 2. Tingari cycle songs for novices -- Women's grievance songs -- Women's sacred songs -- Kangaroo cycle songs for dancing -- Kangaroo cycle songs for novices -- Kangaroo cycle for dance song (mimicry)
Control code
000006551652
Dimensions
12 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Governing access note
Restricted
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
  • s
Note
  • Published copy, 1 copy.
  • 1 sound disc (ca. 60 min.) :
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, monophonic
Publisher number
AHM 4210
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)10619025
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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