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The journey of the Seven Sisters : through the Lake Eyre Region / as told by Mick McLean Irinyili ; with some additional songs from Laurie Stuart, Tim Strangways, Frank Crombie, and Leslie and Jimmy Russell ; and some additional text from Tom Naylon ; recording, commentary and translations by Luise Hercus ; editing, IT work and maps by Colin Macdonald ; musical notation by Grace Koch
Bib ID 6853718
Format BookBook [text, notated music, volume]
Author
Hercus, L. A. (Luise Anna), 1926-2018 author, translator
 
Printer [Weetangera, A.C.T.] : [printed by ACME Press]
Description [Gundaroo, N.S.W.] : [Luise Anna Hercus], [2012] 
130 pages : music, illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps ; 30 cm 
Notes

"Dedicated to the Simpson Desert Wangkangurru, Arabana and Wangkamadla people who handed down their traditions in the past"--Title page.

Includes scores (melody line with Wangkangurru words) for songs. Words also printed as text with English translation.

Includes footnotes and bibliographical references (page 101-102)

Wangkangurru words with English translation; staff notation.

Subjects Songs, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Eyre, Lake, Region -- Folklore.  |  Wangkangurru language L27  |  Eyre, Lake, Region (S.A.) -- Folklore.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Irinyili, Mick McLean, author  |  Stuart, Laurie, 1912-  |  Strangways, Tim, 1895-1972  |  Crombie, Frank, -1987  |  Russell, Leslie, 1910-1975  |  Russell, Jimmy, 1903-1988  |  Naylon, Tom  |  Macdonald, Colin, editor  |  Koch, Grace
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Story of the Seven Sisters

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