Singing the Future: assessing the effectiveness of repatriation
Grant number: FT150100141 | Funding period: 2016 - 2020
The project aims to advance knowledge about musical vitality and resilience and to develop tools to better sustain endangered indigenous music for the benefit of cultural heritage communities, Australia and the world. Music endangerment presents a crisis for local and global societies, due to the critical role that musical vitality plays in maintaining human diversity and sustainability. Repatriation of legacy song records has been a key research intervention used to address this crisis. Using cross-national research in Australia and Uganda, the project plans to investigate the effectiveness of legacy records and new technologies for their dissemination in the task of supporting musical vita..View full description
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J is for Junba: A bilingual alphabet book in Ngarinyin language and English
Sally Treloyn, Rona Goonginda Charles, Pansy Ngalgarr NULGIT, Francis Nunburrngu Divilli
J is for Junba was developed by Rona Goonginda Charles and Sally Treloyn as a resource tosupport teaching and learning through Jun..
Yurntumu-wardingki Juju-ngaliya-kurlangu Yawulyu: Warlpiri Women’s Songs from Yuendumu. 2017. Batchelor Institute Press. Recorded by Georgia Curran and Jeannie Nungarrayi Egan. Annotated by various. Produced by Georgia Curran. 112-page book with notes in English. Colour and B/W photographs, musical notations, map, glossary, bibliography, QR codes. 4 CDs and 1 DVD. CD 1, 15 tracks (29:06); CD 2, 11 tracks (30:09); CD 3, 22 tracks (53:44); CD 4, 15 tracks (47:36). DVD, 4 tracks (44:03). Recorded in the field in 2006.