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The fire history / as told by Mick McLean Irinyili ; recording, commentary and translation by Luise Hercus ; editing, IT works and maps by Colin Macdonald ; musical notation by Grace Koch
Bib ID 7578138
Format BookBook [text, notated music, computer disc]
Author
Hercus, L. A. (Luise Anna), 1926-2018 translator, author, recordist
 
Description [Canberra] : [Luise Anna Hercus], 2016 
1 computer disc (314 pages) : colour illustrations, colour maps, music; 12 cm 
Technical Details

audio file : CD audio 

data file : PDF 

program file 

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Eastern fire
  • 3. The Eastern fire texts
  • 4. The knobtail gecko, a story from Poeppel Corner
  • 5.The Western fire
  • A. Additional Wapiya verses
  • B. The muramura wapija
  • C. The muramura Wiringujuna
  • D. Kadiwonkuru, a legend of Jaurorka
  • E. References.
 
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 and Wangkamadla words) for songs. Words also printed as text with English translation.

"HTML version for screen viewing with additional music notation and links to sound files, typset in Alegraya Sans"-- page 7.

Wangkangurru and Wangkamadla words with English translation; staff notation.

Digital content preserved.

Subjects Songs, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Folklore.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Folklore.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Folklore.  |  Wangkamanha / Wankamadla language G1  |  Wangkangurru language L27  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Irinyili, Mick McLean, author  |  Macdonald, Colin, editor  |  Koch, Grace, transcriber

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