Music Archive for Australia
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General Information and Items of Interest
Australian Aboriginal Music and Instruments
This article contains general information on Indigenous Australian music as well as some information on instruments.
The Development of an Australian Musical Style
This article contains some information on the influence of Australian Aboriginal music on contemporary Australian composers.
An Approach To The Study Of Aboriginal Music
This thought-provoking section of Catherine Ellis's book, "Aboriginal Music Making" describes the differences in music education approaches between the West and those of the Australian Aborigines.
Traditional Tribal Music Teaching & the Impact of the West
Another part of Catherine Ellis's book, "Aboriginal Music Making" describing the problems faced by young Aboriginal Music students in Australia.
This section contains short samples of indigenous Australian music.
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