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Author Moyle, Richard M. (Richard Michael)

Title Songs of the Pintupi : musical life in a central Australian society / Richard M. Moyle
Published Canberra : Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1979


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  781.7194 Moy  AVAILABLE
Description vii, 183 pages : illustrations, map, music ; 29 cm
regular print
Series AIAS new series ; no. 7
AIAS new series ; no. 7
AIAS new series ; no. 7
Contents Includes bibliographical references, glossary and index
Summary Ethnographic and analytical study of Pintupi music based on research at Balgo and Kungkayunti; includes material on song categories, instruments, and both situational and musicological aspects of performance; detailed musical notations included in analysis
Analysis Australian Aboriginal music: Pintubi music. Central Australia. Anthropological perspectives
Notes Errata slip inserted
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 174-176
Event 1979
Notes Copy 4 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
AIAS new series no:7
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Music -- History and criticism.
Aboriginal Australians -- Music.
Folk music -- Australia -- History and criticism.
Music -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Pintupi (Australian people)
Pintupi (Australian people) -- Music.
Pintupi (Australian people) -- Music -- History and criticism.
Pintupi (Australian people) -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Music.
Author Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
LC no. 80512447
ISBN 0391009958