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Tasmanian music, an impasse? / by Alice M. Moyle ; edited by W.F. Ellis
Bib ID 2249580
Format BookBook
Author
Moyle, Alice M. (Alice Marshall), 1908-2005
 
Description [Launceston, Tas.] : Museum Committee, Launceston City Council, 1968 
18 p., 3 folded leaves : ill., music ; 25 cm. 
Series

Records of the Queen Victoria Museum Launceston ; no. 26.

Summary

Tasmanian recording of Mrs. Fanny Smith, songs & spoken annoucements ; Dance Song & Spring Song ; present knowledge of Tasmanian music, sound producing instruments ; ability of women to harmonize; texts of song, English translation of Hunting Song ; comparisons with Pitjantjara, Tangani, Aranda & Bungandidj; music notations of Dance Song, version A, B & C, Spring Song, version B, Hymn, Song of Guichen Bay with Bunganditj text, Pitjantjara song Kangaroo, Aranda Rat song, Song of Bennelong in England ; Isaac Iripus song no.1 & 2, song text from New Guinea; treatment of original cylinders; notes on comparison & singing differences in Australia.

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Bibliography: p. 10.

Subjects Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Music.  |  Stories and motifs - Kangaroos / Wallabies.  |  Bungandidj / Buandig language (S13) (SA SJ54-06)  |  Hunting - Kangaroo / Wallaby.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Tanganekald language (S11) (SA SI54-14)  |  Bungandidj / Buandig people (S13) (SA SJ54-06)  |  Music - Instruments.  |  Music - Notations.  |  Music - Analysis - Vocal.  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Pitjantjatjara language (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Tanganekald people (S11) (SA SI54-14)  |  Language - Texts and translations - Aboriginal to non-Aboriginal language.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Tasmania (Tas)  |  Robe / Guichen Bay (SE SA SJ54-06)  |  South Australia - Central Australia (SA SG52, SG53)  |  South Central Northern Territory (NT)
Other authors/contributors Ellis, W. F. (William Frank), 1928-  |  Queen Victoria Museum (Launceston, Tas.)

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