Book — 1 online resource (vii, 171 pages) : illustrations, portraits, music
From 'Navajo' to 'Taba Naba' : unravelling the travels and metamorphosis of a popular Torres Strait Islander song / Martin Nakata ; Karl Neuenfeldt
Home among the gum trees : an ethnography of Yolngu musical performance in mainstream contexts / Peter Toner
Music of the Torres Strait / Eddie Koiki Mabo
Mabo, music and culture / Noel Loos
Dancing into film : exploring Yolngu motion, ritual and cosmology in the Yirrkala Film Project / Fiona Magowan
A rally at Ramingining : the 'uniting' force of music and dance in a Yolngu Christian context / Ingrid Slotte
Grand concerts, Anzac days and evening entertainments : glimpses of musical culture on Thursday Island, Queensland, 1900-1945 / Steve Mulling ; Karl Neuenfeldt
Making the journey in : opening up spaces for performing, teaching and learning Aboriginal performance traditions / Elizabeth Mackinlay
Musical times : the interplay between metrical time and real time in a Central Arnhem Land clan song series / Greg Anderson.
Both indigenous and non-indigenous contributors demonstrate how local music and dance genres have been subjected to missionary, institutional, popular and global influences. They provide a cultural background and history of Torres Strait music, and how contemporary Christian music & dance in Arnhem Land incorporates traditional.