The Resource The songs of Central Australia

The songs of Central Australia

Label
The songs of Central Australia
Title
The songs of Central Australia
Creator
Subject
Summary
Results of material collected between 1932 & 1955; rythmic measures & musical structure of songs; language & structure; subject matter & themes increase, charms against injury & sickness, war songs; relationship between magic spells and the songs celebrating the deeds of totemic ancestors; initiation songs; songs of human beauty & love charms; semi sacred songs, womens songs; commemorative songs of deeds of totemic ancestors, place names; translations, collection of over 3000 song verses - Western, Northern, Central, Southern & Eastern Aranda, Unmatjera, Iliaura, Loritja
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1908-1978
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Strehlow, T. G. H.
Date time place
1957
Label
The songs of Central Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Typescript + music transcript
Control code
M0052459
Extent
xliv, 771 p.
System control number
0075197
Label
The songs of Central Australia
Publication
Note
Typescript + music transcript
Control code
M0052459
Extent
xliv, 771 p.
System control number
0075197

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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