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The Emu history from Wangkangurru-Arabana country / as told by Mick McLean Irinyili ; with some additional songs from Leslie Russell
Bib ID 6855209
Format BookBook [text, notated music, computer disc]
Author
Hercus, L. A. (Luise Anna), 1926-2018 author, translator
 
Description [Gundaroo, N.S.W.] : [Luise Anna Hercus], 2010 
1 CD-ROM : music, colour illustrations, colour maps ; 12 cm 
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Notes

"Recording, commentary and translations by Luise Hercus ; musical notation by Grace Koch ; maps and editing by Colin Macdonald ... Dedicated to the Simpson Desert Wangkangurru, Arabana and Wangkamadla people"--Back cover of CD case.

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

Colour portrait of Mick McLean.

Library also has DVD of sound files of the songs on the CD, created by Colin Mcdonald as the links no longer work properly.

Includes footnotes.

Wangkangurru words with English translation; staff notation.

Subjects Songs, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- 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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