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The Emu history from Wangkangurru-Arabana country / as told by Mick McLean Irinyili ; with some additional songs from Leslie Russell ; recording, commentary and translations by Luise Hercus ; musical notation by Grace Koch ; maps and editing by Colin Macdonald
Bib ID 6854697
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], 2010 
155 pages : music, colour illustrations, colour maps ; 30 cm 
Notes

"Dedicated to the Simpson Desert Wangkangurru, Arabana and Wangkamadla people"--Title page.

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

Colour portrait of Mick McLean on page 1.

Includes footnotes.

Wangkangurru words with English translation; staff notation.

Subjects Songs, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Folklore.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia, Central -- Folklore.  |  Wangkangurru language L27  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Irinyili, Mick McLean, author  |  Russell, Leslie, 1910-1975  |  Macdonald, Colin, editor  |  Koch, Grace

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