DOBES Archive

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David Minyimak, Reggie Cooper and Archie Brown perform Ldalha "Sea Songs" at night at Marradi Wiyul (Max Davidson's Safari Camp) during the Mangurlhan site survey trip. Before the music starts and during music breaks there is some good natural dialogue in Iwaidja.
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Jurtbirrk Music Performance ("Love Songs") at Rruwirk. Ronnie Waraludj: Lead Singer, clapsticks Dick Gameraidj: Singer, clapsticks Lindsay Gameraidj: Singer, clapsticks Archie Brown/Sam Namaruka: Didjeridoo
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Archie Brown, David Minyimak and Reggie Cooper perform Ldalha, the "Sea" song cycle owned by Archie Brown.
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Itbi-itbi Music Performance ("Love Songs") at Rruwirk. The songs are sung in Kunwinjku and Mawng. Dick Gameraidj: Lead singer, clapsticks Lindsay Gameraidj: Singer, clapsticks Ronnie Waraludj: Singer, clapsticks Sam Namaruka: Didjeridoo
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Ldalha Music Performance (Sea Songs) at Rruwirk. Archie Brown: Lead singer, clapsticks Ronnie Waraludj: Singer, clapsticks Lindsay Gameraidj: Singer, clapsticks Sam Namaruka: Didjeridoo
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The informants perform Injalarrku, the Mermaid Songs. There is some conversation inbetween music breaks captured.
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Musicians meet in the yard of Mamaruni School in Minjilang to perform Yanajanak ("Stone Country Songs") to accompany a dance practice for the boys and girls. Charlie Mangulda: Song owner, lead singer, clap stick lead Reuben Arramunika: Didjeridoo Archie Brown: Clap sticks Jamesie Cooper: Lead dancer, boys Maggie Maburnbi: Lead dancer, girls Ronnie Waraluj: MC, main teaching role, boys
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The musicians perform Jurtbirrk ('Love Songs') at Rruwirk outstation on Croker Island. Reggie Cooper: Lead singer, clapsticks David Minyimak: Singer, clapsticks Sam Namaruka: Didjeridoo
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Brian Yambikbik's grandson (babam) called 'Junior' is encouraged by his family to play the clapsticks.
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Songs of the ceremony of Yamurikuma.
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The musicians perform Ldalha ('Sea songs') at Adjamarduku outstation on Croker Island. During music breaks the musicians converse in Iwaidja. Brian Yambikbik: Lead Singer, clapsticks Archie Brown: Singer, clapsticks Peter Namunurr: Didjeridoo James Cooper: Audience Charlie Mangulda: Audience
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Musicians meet in the yard of Mamurruni School in Minjilang to perform Ldalha ("Sea Songs") to accompany a dance practice for boys and girls. Archie Brown: Song owner, lead singer, clap stick lead Jimmy Cooper: Didjeridoo David Minyimak: Clap sticks Ian Yarmirr: Backup, Didjeridoo
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Singing practice at the Minjilang church.
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The informants perform Injalarrku, the Mermaid Songs. There is some conversation in between music breaks captured.
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The musicians perform Ldalha, called Sea Songs in English, at Rruwirk outstation on Croker Island. Archie Brown: Lead singer, clapsticks. Sam Namaruka: Didjeridoo Ronnie Waraludj: Second singer, second clapsticks
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Night performance of Jurtbirrk ("Love Songs") at Reggie Cooper's house in Minjilang.
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The musicians perform Jurtbirrk ("Love Songs") on the beach at the Australia Day celebrations in Minjilang (Part 2 of 3).
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Mary Murndanymarri, called 'Old Lady', sings a couple of songs in Gunbarlang and Kunwinjku.
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Religious songs performed by various community members at the Church Rally held in Minjilang in 2004.
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Documentation of the Contemporary Indigenous Music Festival in Minjilang 2003.