Indigenous Music

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ALTER, AndrewDancing with the Gods: power and meaning in the music of Garhwal, North IndiaPhDMonash University2000423 + CD
ALTER, Andrew BurtonHindustani vocal music: a case study of oral transmissionMMusUniversity of Adelaide1989281
AMIR, Iwan DzulvanSing, Adapt, Persevere: Dynamics of Traditional Vocal Performances in the Islamic Region of Aceh from the Late 19th to the Early 21st CenturyPhDMonash UniversityNiC2005NiC
ANDERSON, GregoryMurlarra: a clan song series from central Arnhem LandPhDUniversity of Sydney1992920 + 2 cass + vid
AYYAR, MohanThe composition process in the music of Bharatanatyam (a South Indian Classical dance form).PhDMacquarie Universityin progress (2007)
BARNEY, KatelynPlaying Musical Hopscotch: How Indigenous Australian Women Perform Around, Within and Against AboriginalismPhDUniversity of Queensland2006309 + CD
BASILE, ChristopherTradition and change in Rotinese sasandu-accompanied songPhDMonash University2005342
BEAULIEU, MarcTuvalu: an Ethnomusicological Survey.PhDUniversity of New Englandin progress (2007)
BENDRUPS, Daniel EContinuity in adaptation: a history of Rapanui [Easter Island] musicPhDMacquarie University2005405 + 3 CDs
BENIUK, DavidContemporary aboriginal songs and songwriters : post-colonialism, categorisation and orality MA (Hons)University of Wollongong199598
BERDON-GEORUSA, RacquelWhere Heaven and Earth meet: The buklog of the Subanen in Zamboanga Peninsula, Western Mindanao, the PhilippinesPhDUniversity of Melbourne2004256
BLACK, HelenSere dina ni Lotu Wesele e Viti: "True Songs" The history, culture and music of Fijian Methodist Indigenous liturgyPhDAustralian National University2010238 + 1 CD
BLACK, TaiarahiaKāore te aroha-- : te hua o te wānanga PhDMassey University2000484 + 3 CDs
BLANCH, Faye RosasNunga rappin [manuscript] : talkin the talk, walkin the walk ; young Nunga males and educationMAFlinders University2008168
BOLLEY, RichardThe significance and performance practice of Mantra in Buddhism of the VajrayanaPhDUniversity of Aucklandin progress (NiC08/07)
BRACKNELL, ClintNatjal Maya Walang? Investigating, Reconstructing and Repatriating Aboriginal Language Songs from the Southwest of AustraliaPhDUniversity of Western Aust.In Progress (2013)
BRADLEY, MargaretKacapi siter and kacapi perahu : two major contributors to the development of Sundanese musical styles in West Java, Indonesia MMusUniversity of NSW1993157
BRASCHE, IngaOtse Mbaka: An investigation into cultural loss, recuperation and ownership in North Central NamibiaDCADeakin Universityin progress (NiC08/07)
BROWN, ReubenThe performance of kun-borrk–an Aboriginal song and dance tradition of western Arnhem Land–and its role in contemporary life at Goulburn Island and Kunbarlanja, Northern TerritoryPhDUniversity of SydneyIn Progress (2011)
BUTCHER, Judith MThe introduction of the music of ethnic minority groups into Queensland State schools MAUniversity of Queensland197778
CAINGLET, Enrique CantelHispanic influences on the West Visayan folk song tradition of the PhilippinesPhDUniversity of Adelaide19812 vol
CAMPBELL, GenevieveTiwi Song in Historical and Contemporary PracticePhDCharles Darwin UniversityIn Progress (2009)
CATTERMOLE, Jennifer AnneSere ni cumu: a localised music tradition on Taveuni, FijiPhDMacquarie University2007952 + 1 CD
CHAPMAN, Christopher AdamRegional traditions of Lao vocal music lam siphandon and khap ngeumPhDMonash University2003463 + CD
CHEN, PaulineCao Zheng: master of the ZhengMMusUniversity of Sydney199260
CHEN, Sarah Yi-YingA study of the ShengMMusUniversity of Sydney199477
CHENG, Lancini Jen-Hao Taxonomies of Taiwanese Aboriginal musical instruments PhDUniversity of Otago2014989
CHENOWETH, VidaThe music of the UsarufasPhDUniversity of Auckland19742 vol
COLE, Malcolm ATropical Sounds: A Music Education History of Cairns and Yarrabah: 1930 to 1970PhDJames Cook UniversityIn Progress (2008)
COLSON, GeoffroySustainability of musical heritage in the Tahiti: An analysis of aesthetic and cultural issues of change and hybridity with creative and collaborative responsesPhDUniversity of SydneyIn Progress (2012)
COUNSEL, GraemeThe influence of the jali tradition on post-colonial and contemporary West African popular musicMMusUniversity of Melbourne1999118
CROWE, Chantal-MarieFemale Australian Aboriginal songwriters/performersMMusAustralian National Universityin progress (NiC08/07)
DAVISON, MichaelDidjeridu journeyMCAUniversity of Newcastle200554
DE FERRANTI, HughText and music in biwa narrative : the zatô biwa tradition of Kyushu PhDUniversity of Sydney1996359 + 215 + tape
de JONG, HollyContinuity and change : some aspects of Ethiopian music in AustraliaMMusUniversity of Melbourne2011126
DENG, WeiHistorical and stylistic development in the Chinese four-stringed lute pipa and in pipa music from 1800 to 1995 : with particular reference to "Spring River" PhDQueensland University of Technology1996519
DOHERTY, Peter J.Metaphor in songs of the Kewa people of the Southern Highlands of Papua New GuineaMMusUniversity of NSWin progress (NiC08/07)
DONAGHY, Joseph KeolaThe language is the music : perceptions of authority and authenticity in Hawaiian language composition and vocal performancePhDUniversity of Otago2011443
DONALDSON, TonyThe Shaping of a Sundanese music and dance tradition: an ethnomusicological study of Pa Enoch Atmadibrata, Pa Atik Supandi, and Pa Endo SuandaMMusVictoria University of Wellington1994132
DONALDSON, TonyThe Kavikāra Maḍuva : ritual singers in the Daḷadā Māḷigāva (Temple of the Tooth), Kandy PhDMonash University2001378
DONOHOE, Patricia MaryBreath of Dirima: a research project [Papua New Guinea]MMusUniversity of NSW1987340
DR?PPEL, Birgit R.Music, tradition, and mission: a musical ethnography of the Kaulong of West New Britain, Papua New GuineaPhDUniversity of Auckland1998293
EIKAS-LEE, WendyMusic of Nepalese Festivals in Migration and Its Social and Musical Implications, in SingaporePhDUniversity of OtagoIn Progress (2015)
EVANS, SamuelRepresenting tabla music : defining an effective notation system for Indian tabla repertoire MAMonash University2010105 + DVD
FAIGEN, SandraWomen's music in rituals in the Bhojpuri region of North IndiaMAMonash University1982217
FALK, Catherine ArundelThe tarawangsa tradition in the Priangan, West Java PhDMonash University1980593
FURLAN, AlbertoSongs of continuity and change: the reproduction of Aboriginal culture through traditional and popular musicPhDUniversity of Sydney2005440
GENOVA, Vincent AnthonyTorres Strait island music: A cantometric studyPhDOverseas1991379
GEORGE, EffyThe Sorathiya Rabari : women's instrumentality in the culture of a pastoral caste PhDLaTrobe University2004421
GILLESPIE, Kirsty JaneSteep Slopes : song creativity, continuity and change for the Duna of Papua New Guinea PhDAustralian National University2007282 + CD
GLAMUZINA, Kaye LContemporary music and performance practice in LevukaMMusUniversity of Auckland1993217 + cass
GOLDSWORTHY, David JMelayu music of North Sumatra: continuities and change PhDMonash University1979618
GRANT, CatherineSafeguarding endangered musical heritage: The potential of language maintenance approaches to inform the vitality and viability of threatened music culturesPhDGriffith UniversityIn progress (2009)
GRAVES, Randin ChristopherCultural foundation of the Yidaki in Northeast Arnhem LandMACharles Darwin University2006130
GUMMOW, MargaretAboriginal songs from the Bundjalung and Gidabal areas of South-Eastern AustraliaPhDUniversity of Sydney1992555 + cass
HARRISON, GregoryThe dialectics and aesthetics of freedom: Hegel, slavery and African American musicPhDUniversity of Sydney1999463
HAYWARD, PhilipMusic at the borders: Not Drowning, Waving and their engagement with Papua New Guinean culture (1986-94) PhDMacquarie University1996362
HODGSON, RobinThe songmen [manuscript] : a comparative study of the relations between song style, society and the social role of performers in Aboriginal Australia unknownCharles Darwin University1990101 + maps
HOSSAIN, AmzadReligion of songs: the religious beliefs and practices of the Bauls of BangladeshMADeakin University1990253
HURWORTH, Greg J.An exploratory study of the music of the Yami of Botel Tobago, TaiwanPhDMonash University19952 vol
INGRAM, CatherineHwun hwun jon ka ("Listen") : Kam villagers singing big song in early twenty-first-century ChinaPhDUniversity of Melbourne2010614 + 1 CD + 1 DVD
JONES, Anthony LindenThemes of Signification: Representing Aboriginality in Australian Film Music, 1930 to 1970PhDUniversity of SydneyIn progress (2008)
JONES, T.A.Arnhem Land musicMAUniversity of Sydney1958 NiCUnknown
KAIWAI, Hector MoanaPūkana rawatia! : Mickey Mouse does the hakaMAUniversity of Auckland2003152
KEARSLEY, HelenThe power of oral tradition in the transmission of faith: a study of Same in two areas of the Western District of FijiMMusUniversity of NSWin progress (NiC08/07)
KEOGH, RayNurlu songs of the west KimberleysPhDUniversity of Sydney1990287
KITLEY, YvonneMusic in the Wayang Parwa of BaliM.LittUniversity of New England1995152
KOEPKE, BruceReligious dance traditions in Dardistan (northern Pakistan): a preliminary analysis of selected dances of the Kalasha, and of the Burushaski- and Shina-speakers MAMonash University1996194
KOEPKE, Bruce E.The impact of political Islam on cultural practices in Badakhshan, Afghanistan, during the Taliban eraPhDAustralian National University2002371 + 3 CD
KOERBIN, PaulI am Pir Sultan Abdal : a hermeneutical study of the self-naming tradition (mahlas) in Turkish Alevi lyric song (deyiş)PhDUniversity of Western Sydney2011430 + 3CDs
KORNHAUSER, BroniaKroncong music in urban Java MAMonash University1976271
KREECK, Ian StuartThe touch of voyagers: Polynesian and Western influences on the music of southern Papua, 1871-1958MADeakin University1991186
LAIRD, WayneDrums and drumming in the Cook IslandsMMusUniversity of Auckland1982100
LAURIDSEN, JanMusical scales in Australian aboriginal songs: structure and social implications (didjeridu, folksongs)PhDOverseas1983140
LAWRENCE, Helen ReevesThe material culture of contemporary music performance in Manihiki, Northern Cook Islands PhDJames Cook University19932 vol + cass
LE, Duy Ngoc LinhMon traditional musicMAMonash Universitywithdrawn
LEE, RileyYearning for the bell: a study of transmission in the shakuhachi honkyoku traditionPhDUniversity of Sydney1992684
LEWIS, AnthonyBecoming a garamut drummer in Baluan Island, Manus Province, Papua New GuineaPhDUniversity of Sydney2012
Lê Túân HùngMusic and socio-political change: a study of đàn tranh music in central and south Vietnam between 1890 and 1990 PhDMonash University1990393
LIM, Vi KingThe music of Chinese communities in IndonesiaMMusUniversity of Sydneyin progress (NiC08/07)
LINDHEIMER, Joel DavidI. The didjeridu: From 'dreamtime' to a new emblem of Pan-Australian Aboriginal identity. II. Concerto for violoncello and orchestraPhDOverseas2000137
LINDSAY, JenniferKlasik, kitsch or contempoprary : a study of the Javanese performing arts PhDUniversity of Sydney1985347
LITTLE, JeniThe music of Nga pu Toru (Southern Cook Islands)MMusUniversity of Auckland1990161
LLOYD, RosemaryThe Cook Island imene reo metua and imene tukiMLittUniversity of New England1994238
LOWREY, JillYirrkala 1952-53 : a preliminary survey of field recordings of Australian aboriginal music, collected by Richard A. Waterman MAMonash University1972134
MACKINLAY, ElizabethFor our mother's song we sing: Yanyuwa women performers and composers of a-nguyulnguyulPhDUniversity of Adelaide1998551
MACKINLAY, Elizabeth Narelle.Disturbance and dislocations : understanding teaching and learning experiences in indigenous Australian women's music and dance PhDUniversity of Queensland2003263
MACKLEY-CRUMP, JaredThe Festivalisation of Pasifika Cultures in New ZealandPhDUniversity of OtagoIn Progress (2009)
MAGILL, Jonathan MatthewCognitive models for the production of polyrhythms by a West African master drummerMALaTrobe University1995127
MARSHALL, AnneNgapartji-ngapartji :ecologies of performance in Central Australia : comparative studies in the ecologies of Aboriginal-Australian and European-Australian performances with specific focus on the relationship of context, place, physical environment, and personal experience.PhDUniversity of Western Sydney2001CD Rom
MARSHALL, Deidre PaulineChange and loss in Yapese musical culture: a study of the impact of colonial and Micronesian cultures on the music and musical life of Yap Islands (Micronesia) from 1903 to 1993, with special reference to the genres of tang and churu MAMonash University1994121
MARSHALL, Deirdre P.Lost Souls in a Vast Land. Recontextualising Maori Kapa Haka and the Construction of Home in MelbournePhDUniversity of New England2003286
McCARDELL, AntonyRhythm and melody in Australian Aboriginal songs of the Western Desert.PhDUniversity of Western Aust.1976356 (2 vol) + maps +
McDONALD, Barry Matthew JohnYou can dig all you like, you'll never find Aboriginal culture there : relational aspects of the history of the Aboriginal music of New England, New South Wales, 1830-1930PhDUniversity of New England2000375
McLEAN, MervynField work in Maori music (a preliminary study)MA (Hons)University of Otago1958184
McLEAN, MervynMaori chant : a study in ethnomusicology PhDUniversity of Otago1965477 + 450
McNEIL, AdrianThe dynamics of social and musical status in Hindustānī music: sarodiyās, seniyās and the mārgī-deśī paradigm PhDMonash University1992340
MEERE, Clare KuolgaAnalysing the music of the Palga people of Highlands Papua New Guinea via the process of recording MAMacquarie University2005172 + 1 CD
MING-HUI, MaA comparison between Chinese "pipa" and Indian "Sitar" in contemporary performancePhDUniversity of Sydney2013351 + CD + DVD
MOORE, Lynette M.Songs of the Pakpak of North SumatraPhDMonash University19853 vol
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