Live Performance of Creative Work

Dirtsong

G Lacey

Published : 2014

Abstract

Dirtsong takes its audience on a powerful musical journey through Australia’s cultural heartland. Set against a stunning backdrop of moving imagery and text, inspired by the words of Miles Franklin Award winner Alexis Wright (Carpentaria), dirtsong is a large-scale musical production to stir the soul. A collaborative performance of music, language, culture and identity, it features unforgettable songs performed in 11 different Aboriginal languages by some of Australia’s most extraordinary musicians. Featuring Archie Roach, Lou Bennett, Tjupurru, Deline Briscoe, Trevor Jamieson, Manuel Dhurkkay, Emma Donovan, Mindy Kwanten with special guest Paul Dempsey (Something for Kate). See https://theh..

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