Gurrumul

Author: Robert Hillman
Publisher: HarperCollins Australia
ISBN: 1743096305
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Gurrumul from the Author: Robert Hillman. This unique Indigenous man is one of the most inspiring music stories of our generation. From concert halls to recording studios and into Aboriginal heartlands, this is the story of Australia's Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu. This unique Indigenous man is one of the most inspiring music stories of our generation. Part road trip, part biography, Robert Hillman's account of Gurrumul's life and music offers rare insights into the sources of his inspiration. The book includes interviews with family and friends, song lyrics and exclusive photographs. His story is one of a great talent revealed and of an astonishing musical gift that has left audiences all over the world spellbound. Part road trip, part biography, Robert Hillman's account of Gurrumul's life and artistry takes you behind the scenes and offers rare insights into the sources of his inspiration. In interviews with family and friends, Gurrumul emerges as a man of his people, shaped by the beliefs, rites and ceremonies of a richly engaging culture.

Journeys To The Interior

Author: Nicolas Rothwell
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 145878018X
Size: 21.90 MB
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Journeys To The Interior from the Author: Nicolas Rothwell. History.

The 100 Best Australian Albums

Author: John O'Donnell
Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing
ISBN: 174273555X
Size: 11.87 MB
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The 100 Best Australian Albums from the Author: John O'Donnell. Australian music has a proud, colourful and successful history. In 2008, Australian rock and roll turned 50. This book names the best Australian albums of the last 50 years. It places each album in order (from 1 u 100) and discusses why each album deserves its place. It tells the story behind the making of the album, where the album fits in the artist's career and the album's impact on the local and world stage etc. The entries will feature new interviews with the artists and the producers/managers involved in the recording and the release of the album. It wouldn't be a good list if it didn't polarise people and we hope that this list will. We also hope that it will get people sitting around comparing their favourites and discovering or re-discovering these great albums and others. With 70 years of loving and writing about Australian music between us, we shamelessly believe we've earned the right to write this book. And we think we've got it right. Let the debate begin.o u John O'Donnell, April 2010 Finally, here is a much-needed list of argument-starting top 100 seminal/ influential/essential Australian albums of all time. Let the fight begin!

The 10 Rules Of Rock And Roll

Author: Professor Robert Forster, PT
Publisher: Jawbone Press
ISBN: 9781906002732
Size: 52.42 MB
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The 10 Rules Of Rock And Roll from the Author: Professor Robert Forster, PT. In his first book The 10 Rules of Rock and Roll Australian singer-songwriter Robert Forster takes readers on an idiosyncratic journey through the past and present of popular music from Bob Dylan to Cat Power from AC/DC to Nana Mouskouri from The Saints to Franz Ferdinand. With thirty-years experience as a recording artist/performer and an undimmed love of popular music Forster's observations about his fellow artists balance the enthusiasm of a fan with an insider's authority. He is that rare thing a musician who can write about music and he brings to this collection of critical essays the erudition wit and craft of his songwriting.

Griffith Review

Author: Julianne Schultz
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780733316081
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Griffith Review from the Author: Julianne Schultz. Explores the nature of the cultural divide and its political consequences. Travelling from the inner cities to the suburbs and beyond, it tells the stories of chance encounters and finds the ties that bind. It celebrates the importance of friendship, imagination and creativity in connecting with people unlike ourselves.

Aborigines

Author: Quelle: Wikipedia
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781158754250
Size: 68.88 MB
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Aborigines from the Author: Quelle: Wikipedia. Dieser Inhalt ist eine Zusammensetzung von Artikeln aus der frei verf gbaren Wikipedia-Enzyklop die. Seiten: 69. Nicht dargestellt. Kapitel: Didgeridoo, Kulturareal Desert, Blackbirding, Bush Food, Australisches Aboriginal-Englisch, Bennelong, Long Walk Home, Wiradjuri, Native Title, Jeffrey Lee, Kriol, Aborigines Tracker, Kunsthandwerk der Aborigines, Walyer, Fanny Cochrane Smith, Pintupi Nine, Liste prominenter Aborigines, Samson and Delilah, Harold Thomas, Die letzte Flut, Pockenepidemie in Australien 1789, Evonne Goolagong, Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, Outstation Movement, Dolly Dalrymple, Truganini, Pemulwuy, Dick-a-Dick, Doris Pilkington, Traumpfade, Mannalargenna, Kalkadoon, Barangaroo, Subinzision, Sally Morgan, Kulturareal Western Desert, Waddy, Nierenf rmiger Aborigines-Schild, Robert Campbell Junior, Mudrooroo, Len Waters, Phyllis M. Kaberry, David Hudson, Jimmy Chi, Lil-Lil, Adolphus Peter Elkin, Gwoya Jungarai, Kira, Leonile, Jane Harrison, Quirriang-An-Wun, Lionel Rose, Mark Atkins, Saltwater Band, Aboriginal Legal Service, Australischer Feuerschild, Oceania, Yothu Yindi, Baggoro, Watilikiri, William Lanne, David Kantilla, Kyah Simon, Archie Roach, Australische Streitaxt, Nil-Li, Me-Yarr-Oll, Walkabout, Woomera, Abo Call, Alf Palmer, Guugu Yimidhirr, Murrinh-Patha, Ronald Murray Berndt, Koori, Songlines, Don Tjungurrayi. Auszug: Die Aborigines (englisch, Ureinwohner") sind die Ureinwohner Australiens. Sie besiedelten vor etwa 40.000 bis 50.000 Jahren den Kontinent. Aborigines sind kein einheitliches Volk, sondern bestehen aus St mmen oder Clans mit oft h chst unterschiedlichen Gebr uchen und Sprachen: Je nach Definition und Quelle gab es vor der Ankunft der Wei en etwa 400 bis 700 verschiedene St mme der Aborigines, die vorwiegend als J ger und Sammler lebten. Mit der Ankunft der wei en Siedler ab 1788 sank die Zahl der Aborigines von gesch tzten 300.000 bis 1 Million Einwohnern auf 60.000 im Jahr 1920, haupts chlich wegen eingeschleppter Krankhe...

Das Erbe Der Seher

Author: James Islington
Publisher: Knaur eBook
ISBN: 3426443643
Size: 40.19 MB
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Das Erbe Der Seher from the Author: James Islington. Der Auftakt zur Licanius-Saga - das neue magische Epos in der Tradition der großen Fantasy-Bestseller von Robert Jordan und Raymond Feist! In Feuer und Blut endete vor 20 Jahren die Herrschaft der Auguren, mächtige Magier mit seherischen Fähigkeiten. Jene, die ihnen dienten – die Begabten – wurden nur verschont, weil sie sich dem rigiden neuen Gesetz unterworfen haben, das ihre Macht beschränkt. Der junge Begabte Davian und seine Freunde wachsen in einer Welt auf, die sie verachtet und strengstens überwacht. Doch als Davian herausfindet, dass er über die bei Todesstrafe verbotene Magie der Seher verfügt, setzt er eine Kette von Ereignissen in Gang, die alles für immer verändern werden. Denn im Norden regt sich ein Feind, den man zu lange besiegt glaubte ... James Islingtons Fantasy-Saga nahm zunächst Australien im Sturm ein; nun schickt sich "Das Erbe der Seher" an, die Welt zu erobern!

La Musica Dell Assenza

Author: Gianluca Grossi
Publisher: LIT EDIZIONI
ISBN: 8862316720
Size: 13.53 MB
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La Musica Dell Assenza from the Author: Gianluca Grossi. Chalga, fado, lavarti, rebetiko, morna... Sono musiche che abbiamo a malapena sentito nominare. In realtà nascondono mondi incredibilmente variegati, microcosmi esistenziali dove l'umanità trova il suo più ampio respiro. Non hanno nulla a che vedere con l'universo mainstream, ma proprio per questo conservano caratteristiche uniche, perfettamente in linea con il concetto di musica pura e incontaminata. Molte di esse sono figlie della sofferenza e dell'emarginazione e riguardano figure leggendarie che hanno segnato percorsi storici epocali. I musicisti ra'f, per esempio, patiscono il dominio dei colonizzatori francesi (e poi quello degli integralisti); quelli csangó non si sono ancora liberati dall'ansia di far parte di un paese che è e non è il loro. La musica che abbiamo ascoltato fino a oggi potrebbe non essere quella che meglio mette a fuoco la nostra quotidianità. L'alternativa, allora, può essere quella ricamata da uno strumento che non abbiamo mai ascoltato, come lo shamisen giapponese, la cobza moldava o lo zither austriaco. Contrariamente a quanto si creda, queste musiche non sono morte, ma vive e vegete, e in certi casi addirittura in espansione. La musica dell'assenza, titolo preso dallo scritto introduttivo di Vinicio Capossela, le va a cercare in ogni angolo di mondo raccontandone la storia, l'evoluzione, gli esponenti principali e gli strumenti più rappresentativi, svelando come dietro ogni canzone ci sia una lezione sociale e morale.