The Resource Songs from Yarrabah

Songs from Yarrabah

Label
Songs from Yarrabah
Title
Songs from Yarrabah
Title variation
Aboriginal songs from Yarrabah
Contributor
Publisher
Recordist
Writer of added commentary
Subject
Language
  • Y106
  • Y114
  • Y117
  • aus
  • aus
Summary
Based on field recordings at Yarrabah, Oct. 1966; brief introductory notes on Yarrabah settlement, moieties, mythological background, musical accompaniment; notes on recorded song items (includes explanations of names & stories, details of which items are sung in Khunggai, Djabugai or Yiddi), gives phonetic transcriptions of song words
Related
Accompanying matter
ethnological information
Cataloging source
ABN:1
Date time place
Recorded at Yarrabah, Queensland, in October 1966 and in 1968
Dewey number
782.4/162/9915
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moyle, Alice M.
  • Griffin, P. C.
  • Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
Series statement
Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies
Series volume
AIAS/7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Songs, Aboriginal Australian
  • Yarrabah (Qld.)
Label
Songs from Yarrabah
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title on container: Aboriginal songs from Yarrabah
  • Field collectors: Alice M. Moyle (1966), P.C. Griffin (1968); annotations and booklet by Alice M. Moyle
  • "... first published as a 12" L.P. disc ... 1970". -- cassette notes
  • Digital access copies
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 pages : illustrations, maps, music
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
Content type code
  • prm
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Side 1: 1. Cloud-covered mountain --2. Nuts -- 3. Spider web -- 4. Woodpecker -- 5. "Alligator" --6. Gupabara -- 7. Two brothers -- 8. Boat -- 9. Starfish -- 10. "Prowler from the north" -- 11. Carpet snake --12. Scrub hen --13. Mud cod --14. Feathers --15. Spoken song words
  • Side 2: 1966. 1. Spirit or Ghost -- 2. Mountain Spring --3-4. Spoken song words --5. Bark canoe --6. Rainbow -- 7-8. Spoken song words --1968. 9. Cicatrice --10. Rainbow --11. Scrub hen --12. Cyclone --13. Dindarr --14. Speech (English) -- 15. Two sisters --16. Speech (English) --17. "Alligator" --18. Octopus --19. Spear-making -- 20-21. White cockatoo (two languages)
Control code
000003222084
Dimensions
20 x 26 cm.)
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Extent
1 sound cassette
Governing access note
Not for Inter library loan
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
analogue, mono. +
Publisher number
AIAS/7
Reproduction note
1 sound cassettes (ca 60 min.) :
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound cassette
Speed
1 7/8 ips (tapes)
Stock number
PR_00040 / CT427
System control number
(OCoLC)152402451
Tape configuration
quarter 4 track
Tape width
1/8 in.
Label
Songs from Yarrabah
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title on container: Aboriginal songs from Yarrabah
  • Field collectors: Alice M. Moyle (1966), P.C. Griffin (1968); annotations and booklet by Alice M. Moyle
  • "... first published as a 12" L.P. disc ... 1970". -- cassette notes
  • Digital access copies
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 pages : illustrations, maps, music
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • performed music
  • text
Content type code
  • prm
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Side 1: 1. Cloud-covered mountain --2. Nuts -- 3. Spider web -- 4. Woodpecker -- 5. "Alligator" --6. Gupabara -- 7. Two brothers -- 8. Boat -- 9. Starfish -- 10. "Prowler from the north" -- 11. Carpet snake --12. Scrub hen --13. Mud cod --14. Feathers --15. Spoken song words
  • Side 2: 1966. 1. Spirit or Ghost -- 2. Mountain Spring --3-4. Spoken song words --5. Bark canoe --6. Rainbow -- 7-8. Spoken song words --1968. 9. Cicatrice --10. Rainbow --11. Scrub hen --12. Cyclone --13. Dindarr --14. Speech (English) -- 15. Two sisters --16. Speech (English) --17. "Alligator" --18. Octopus --19. Spear-making -- 20-21. White cockatoo (two languages)
Control code
000003222084
Dimensions
20 x 26 cm.)
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.
Extent
1 sound cassette
Governing access note
Not for Inter library loan
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
analogue, mono. +
Publisher number
AIAS/7
Reproduction note
1 sound cassettes (ca 60 min.) :
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound cassette
Speed
1 7/8 ips (tapes)
Stock number
PR_00040 / CT427
System control number
(OCoLC)152402451
Tape configuration
quarter 4 track
Tape width
1/8 in.

Library Locations

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