Indigenous Music

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AnonThe composition process in the music of Bharatanatyam (a South Indian Classical dance form).PhDMacquarie Universityin progress (2007)
AnonTuvalu: an Ethnomusicological Survey.PhDUniversity of New Englandin progress (2007)
AnonThe significance and performance practice of Mantra in Buddhism of the VajrayanaPhDUniversity of Aucklandin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonOtse Mbaka: An investigation into cultural loss, recuperation and ownership in North Central NamibiaDCADeakin Universityin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonFemale Australian Aboriginal songwriters/performersMMusAustralian National Universityin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonMetaphor in songs of the Kewa people of the Southern Highlands of Papua New GuineaMMusUniversity of NSWin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonThe 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)
LE, Duy Ngoc LinhMon traditional musicMAMonash Universitywithdrawn
AnonThe music of Chinese communities in IndonesiaMMusUniversity of Sydneyin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonVietnamese model systemsGradDipMusAustralian National Universityin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonThe relationship between traditional Viet folk songs and traditional Viet cultureMMusUniversity of Adelaidein progress (NiC08/07)
AnonSemiotic aspects of music and dance in GhanaPhDUniversity of New Englandin progress (NiC08/07)
AnonLow-Country drumming of Sri Lanka.PhDUniversity of Canterburyin progress (2006)
Moyle, Alice M.A comparative study of the metrical structure of North Australian Aboriginal songsPhDMonash Universitywithdrawn 1969
COLE, Malcolm ATropical Sounds: A Music Education History of Cairns and Yarrabah: 1930 to 1970PhDJames Cook University2014
LEWIS, AnthonyBecoming a garamut drummer in Baluan Island, Manus Province, Papua New GuineaPhDUniversity of Sydney2012
THORPE, WayneWatbalimba : language of song, story and dance.M.EdMonash University2011
WEIGHTMAN, MonicaThe dancing brolga: a musical journey of deepening connection to identityMAMonash University2013
AnonMusic of Nepalese Festivals in Migration and Its Social and Musical Implications, in SingaporePhDUniversity of OtagoIn Progress (2015)
RADTKE, Kurt WernerYuan sanqu : a study of the prosody and structure of Xiaoling contained in the Sanqu anthology Yangchun baixue compiled by Yang ChaoyingPhDAustralian National University19741 vol
LAIRD, WayneDrums and drumming in the Cook IslandsMMusUniversity of Auckland1982100
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
EVANS, SamuelRepresenting tabla music : defining an effective notation system for Indian tabla repertoire MAMonash University2010105 + DVD
TURNER, Ashley MaxwellDuri-dana music and hoho songs in South Nias PhDMonash University1984117
COUNSEL, GraemeThe influence of the jali tradition on post-colonial and contemporary West African popular musicMMusUniversity of Melbourne1999118
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
de JONG, HollyContinuity and change : some aspects of Ethiopian music in AustraliaMMusUniversity of Melbourne2011126
MAGILL, Jonathan MatthewCognitive models for the production of polyrhythms by a West African master drummerMALaTrobe University1995127
LICKISS ALEO, AngelaThe oboe and English horn works of Ross Edwards and his place in Australian musicDMAOverseas2016127
GRAVES, Randin ChristopherCultural foundation of the Yidaki in Northeast Arnhem LandMACharles Darwin University2006130
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
SOLOMONA, TelesiaTeuila : an ethnography of Samoan music and identityMAUniversity of Otago2009133
LOWREY, JillYirrkala 1952-53 : a preliminary survey of field recordings of Australian aboriginal music, collected by Richard A. Waterman MAMonash University1972134
LINDHEIMER, Joel DavidI. The didjeridu: From 'dreamtime' to a new emblem of Pan-Australian Aboriginal identity. II. Concerto for violoncello and orchestraPhDOverseas2000137
PAPESCH, Te Rita Bernadette"Pupuritia ngā purapura i mahue mai rā: : te waiata-ā-ringa, 1960-1990MAMaoriUniversity of Waikato1990139
LAURIDSEN, JanMusical scales in Australian aboriginal songs: structure and social implications (didjeridu, folksongs)PhDOverseas1983140
PRIOR, AaronNa suklit : Benicio Sokkong and the bamboo musical instruments of the KalingaMMusVictoria University of Wellington2011151
KITLEY, YvonneMusic in the Wayang Parwa of BaliM.LittUniversity of New England1995152
KAIWAI, Hector MoanaPūkana rawatia! : Mickey Mouse does the hakaMAUniversity of Auckland2003152
BRADLEY, MargaretKacapi siter and kacapi perahu : two major contributors to the development of Sundanese musical styles in West Java, Indonesia MMusUniversity of NSW1993157
SURI, EllisonIndigenizing Christian forms in worship: a perspective from the Lau region of Malaita, Solomon IslandsMTheol.University of Otago1991158
LITTLE, JeniThe music of Nga pu Toru (Southern Cook Islands)MMusUniversity of Auckland1990161
RUDOLPH, AnneThe Gaikyoku repertoire of the Shakuhachi MAMonash University1989162
WHEELER, Nicholas JohnMusics of the ethnic minorities of China: an annotated bibliography of articles published in Chinese periodicalsMMusVictoria University of Wellington1992162
BLANCH, Faye RosasNunga rappin [manuscript] : talkin the talk, walkin the walk ; young Nunga males and educationMAFlinders University2008168
MEERE, Clare KuolgaAnalysing the music of the Palga people of Highlands Papua New Guinea via the process of recording MAMacquarie University2005172 + 1 CD
NAPIER, John J.The introduction and use of the harmonium in North Indian classical music MMusUniversity of NSW1994174
SUSILO, JokoThe solo style of Javanese all-night shadow puppet performance: a comparison of traditional and contemporary formsMAUniversity of Otago1996179
McLEAN, MervynField work in Maori music (a preliminary study)MA (Hons)University of Otago1958184
KREECK, Ian StuartThe touch of voyagers: Polynesian and Western influences on the music of southern Papua, 1871-1958MADeakin University1991186
NUNEZ-DURAN, CarmenThe music of Rapanui (Easter Island's music) : a research project MMusUniversity of NSW1988187
WEI, DengHistorical development of the pipa [Chinese Lute]MMusUniversity of Tasmania1987192
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
CAINGLET, Enrique CantelHispanic influences on the West Visayan folk song tradition of the PhilippinesPhDUniversity of Adelaide19812 vol
HURWORTH, Greg J.An exploratory study of the music of the Yami of Botel Tobago, TaiwanPhDMonash University19952 vol
POND, WendyFaiva: trials of skill: the song and dance of Tongan politics, 1773-1993PhDVictoria University of Wellington19952 vol
SPEARRITT, Gordon DonaldThe music of the Iatmul people of the Middle Sepik River (Papua New Guinea): with special reference to instrumental music of Kandangai and AibomPhDUniversity of Queensland19802 vol
CHENOWETH, VidaThe music of the UsarufasPhDUniversity of Auckland19742 vol
MOYLE, Richard MSamoan traditional musicPhDUniversity of Auckland19712 vol
LAWRENCE, Helen ReevesThe material culture of contemporary music performance in Manihiki, Northern Cook Islands PhDJames Cook University19932 vol + cass
FAIGEN, SandraWomen's music in rituals in the Bhojpuri region of North IndiaMAMonash University1982217
GLAMUZINA, Kaye LContemporary music and performance practice in LevukaMMusUniversity of Auckland1993217 + cass
LLOYD, RosemaryThe Cook Island imene reo metua and imene tukiMLittUniversity of New England1994238
BLACK, HelenSere dina ni Lotu Wesele e Viti: "True Songs" The history, culture and music of Fijian Methodist Indigenous liturgyPhDAustralian National University2010238 + 1 CD
HOSSAIN, AmzadReligion of songs: the religious beliefs and practices of the Bauls of BangladeshMADeakin University1990253
BERDON-GEORUSA, RacquelWhere Heaven and Earth meet: The buklog of the Subanen in Zamboanga Peninsula, Western Mindanao, the PhilippinesPhDUniversity of Melbourne2004256
MACKINLAY, Elizabeth Narelle.Disturbance and dislocations : understanding teaching and learning experiences in indigenous Australian women's music and dance PhDUniversity of Queensland2003263
KORNHAUSER, BroniaKroncong music in urban Java MAMonash University1976271
SAN ROQUE, CraigIntoxication : 'facts about the black snake, songs about the cure' : an exploration in inter cultural communication through the Sugarman Project PhDUniversity of Western Sydney1998276 + video
ALTER, Andrew BurtonHindustani vocal music: a case study of oral transmissionMMusUniversity of Adelaide1989281
GILLESPIE, Kirsty JaneSteep Slopes : song creativity, continuity and change for the Duna of Papua New Guinea PhDAustralian National University2007282 + CD
MARSHALL, Deirdre P.Lost Souls in a Vast Land. Recontextualising Maori Kapa Haka and the Construction of Home in MelbournePhDUniversity of New England2003286
KEOGH, RayNurlu songs of the west KimberleysPhDUniversity of Sydney1990287
SALISBURY, Kevin BrucePukapukan people and their musicMAUniversity of Auckland1983289 + cass
DR?PPEL, Birgit R.Music, tradition, and mission: a musical ethnography of the Kaulong of West New Britain, Papua New GuineaPhDUniversity of Auckland1998293
OTTOSSON, Ase-Britt CharlottaMaking Aboriginal Men and Music in Central AustraliaPhDAustralian National University2006294
RYAN, RobinKoori sociomusical practice in Melbourne since 1988MAMonash University19923 microfiches
MOORE, Lynette M.Songs of the Pakpak of North SumatraPhDMonash University19853 vol
PUGH-KITINGAN, JacquelineAn ethnomusicological study of the Huli of the Southern Highlands, Papua New GuineaPhDUniversity of Queensland19813 vol
STUBINGTON, JillYolngu Manikay : modern performances of Australian aboriginal clan songs PhDMonash University19783 vol
YORK, Frank A.Ngai lag Iama : music and musical practices of Yam Island, Torres Strait PhDJames Cook University19983 vol
MOYLE, Alice MNorth Australian music: a taxonomic approach to the study of Aboriginal song performancesPhDMonash University19743 vol + cass
BARNEY, KatelynPlaying Musical Hopscotch: How Indigenous Australian Women Perform Around, Within and Against AboriginalismPhDUniversity of Queensland2006309 + CD
MORA, ManoleteInterpreting utom: an ethnographic account of the musical instrumental practice of the T'boli of Mindanao, Philippines PhDMonash University1990330
DONOHOE, Patricia MaryBreath of Dirima: a research project [Papua New Guinea]MMusUniversity of NSW1987340
McNEIL, AdrianThe dynamics of social and musical status in Hindustānī music: sarodiyās, seniyās and the mārgī-deśī paradigm PhDMonash University1992340
BASILE, ChristopherTradition and change in Rotinese sasandu-accompanied songPhDMonash University2005342
WANG, Yu YanChaozhou daluogu perfromance, repertoire, instruments, technique, transmission and sustainability in an ancient Chinese percussion genreDMAGriffith University2011345
LINDSAY, JenniferKlasik, kitsch or contempoprary : a study of the Javanese performing arts PhDUniversity of Sydney1985347
MING-HUI, MaA comparison between Chinese "pipa" and Indian "Sitar" in contemporary performancePhDUniversity of Sydney2013351 + CD + DVD
RYAN, Robin'A spiritual sound, a lonely sound': leaf music of South-eastern Aboriginal Australians 1890s-1990sPhDMonash University1999354 + cass
McCARDELL, AntonyRhythm and melody in Australian Aboriginal songs of the Western Desert.PhDUniversity of Western Aust.1976356 (2 vol) + maps +
DE FERRANTI, HughText and music in biwa narrative : the zatô biwa tradition of Kyushu PhDUniversity of Sydney1996359 + 215 + tape
HAYWARD, PhilipMusic at the borders: Not Drowning, Waving and their engagement with Papua New Guinean culture (1986-94) PhDMacquarie University1996362
SCOTT-MAXWELL, AlineThe dynamics of the Yogyakarta gamelan music tradition PhDMonash University1993366
KOEPKE, Bruce E.The impact of political Islam on cultural practices in Badakhshan, Afghanistan, during the Taliban eraPhDAustralian National University2002371 + 3 CD
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
TOKITA, AlisonThe narrative tradition in Japanese music: kiyomoto-bushi as an accompaniment of kabuki dance PhDMonash University1989375
DONALDSON, TonyThe Kavikāra Maḍuva : ritual singers in the Daḷadā Māḷigāva (Temple of the Tooth), Kandy PhDMonash University2001378
SARMAST, AhmadA survey of the history of music in Afghanistan, from ancient times to 2000 A.D., with special reference to art music from c.1000 A.D.PhDMonash University2004378
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