Manyardi songs make us remember: Traditional custodians present the Inyjalarrku ‘Mermaid’ song-set from western Arnhem Land
Songs hold emotions and memories of people, places and earlier times. This is true of song traditions in general, but even more so for the Inyjalarrku ‘Mermaid’ song-set from western Arnhem Land, that has been passed down over three generations of the Manmurulu family.
Deconstructing Hierarchy in the Traditional Performing Arts of Japan: A musical discourse of Kamigata rakugo
Thesis abstract: Rakugo, the art of staged comic storytelling of Japan, is generally classified as and perceived by audiences to be an oral tradition performed without significant musical accompaniment. Music is nevertheless an indispensable component of the Kamigata rakugo tradition.
The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, School of Culture, History and Language is proud to announce the extension of its partnership with Open Universities Australia (OUA) in the delivery of less-commonly-taught Asian and Pacific Languages, and the new ANU commitment of $11.6M over five years t