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Songs of the Pintupi : musical life in a central Australian society / Richard M. Moyle
Bib ID 1323041
Format BookBook
Author
Moyle, Richard M. (Richard Michael)
 
Description Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1979 
vii, 183 p. : ill., map, music ; 29 cm. 
ISBN 0855750863
0855750871 (paperback)
0391009958 (U.S)
0391009966 (U.S. paperback)
Series

AIAS new series ; no. 7.

Summary

Ethnographic and analytical study of Pintupi music based on research at Balgo and Kungkayunti; includes material on song categories, instruments, and both situational and musicological aspects of performance; detailed musical notations included in analysis.

Notes

Errata slip inserted.

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 174-176.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal music: Pintubi music. Central Australia. Anthropological perspectives  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Music.  |  Music -- Australia, Central.  |  Pintupi (Australian people)  |  Pintupi language (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Pintupi people (C10) (NT SF52-11)  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Dance.  |  Music - Instruments.  |  Western Desert (WA SF51, SF52, SG51, SG52)  |  Balgo / Wirrimanu (Central WA Tanami Desert SF52-02)  |  Kungkayunti (South Central NT SF52-16)
Other authors/contributors Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies

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