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Landscapes of indigenous performance : music, song and dance of the Torres Strait and Arnhem Land / edited by Fiona Magowan and Karl Neuenfeldt.

Contributor(s): Magowan, Fiona | Neuenfeldt, Karl
Language: English Publisher: Canberra : Aboriginal Studies Press, 2005.Description: vii, 171p. : ill. ports.ISBN: 0855754931
Contents:
From 'Navajo' to 'Taba Naba': unravelling the travels and metamorphosis of a popular Torres Strait islander song / Martin Nakata and Karl Neuenfeldt; Home among the gum trees: an ethnography of Yolngu musical performance in mainstream contexts / Peter Toner; Music of the Torres Strait / Eddie Koiki Mabo; Mabo, music and culture / Noel Loos; Dancing into film: exposing Yolngu motion, ritual and cosmology in the Yirrkala film project / Fiona Magowan; A rally at Ramingining: the 'uniting' force of music and dance in a Yolngu Christian context / Ingrid Slotte; Grand concerts, Anzac days and evening entertainments: glimpses of musical culture on Thursday Island, Queensland, 1900-1945 / Steve Mullins and Karl Neuenfeldt; Making the journey in: opening up spaces for performing, teaching and learning Aboriginal performance traditions / Elizabeth Mackinlay; Musical times: the interplay between metrical time and real time in a Central Arnhem Land clan song series / Greg Anderson
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

From 'Navajo' to 'Taba Naba': unravelling the travels and metamorphosis of a popular Torres Strait islander song / Martin Nakata and Karl Neuenfeldt; Home among the gum trees: an ethnography of Yolngu musical performance in mainstream contexts / Peter Toner; Music of the Torres Strait / Eddie Koiki Mabo; Mabo, music and culture / Noel Loos; Dancing into film: exposing Yolngu motion, ritual and cosmology in the Yirrkala film project / Fiona Magowan; A rally at Ramingining: the 'uniting' force of music and dance in a Yolngu Christian context / Ingrid Slotte; Grand concerts, Anzac days and evening entertainments: glimpses of musical culture on Thursday Island, Queensland, 1900-1945 / Steve Mullins and Karl Neuenfeldt; Making the journey in: opening up spaces for performing, teaching and learning Aboriginal performance traditions / Elizabeth Mackinlay; Musical times: the interplay between metrical time and real time in a Central Arnhem Land clan song series / Greg Anderson

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