1. List: Music resources theme - Australian Indigenous music - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander music
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    Many indigenous people from all parts of Australia celebrate their deep spiritual connections with the land through song, dance and ceremony in traditional and contemporary forms. The advent of digital technology is allowing a much wider exposure of indigenous music than ever before.

    Explore some of the music of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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  1. Yothu Yindi's Wityana Marika and Mangatjay Yunupingu performing at WOMADelaide, Adelaide, 1993 / Tim Webster
    Webster, Tim (Timothy James), 1965-
    [ Photograph : 1993-2004 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Yothu Yindi's Wityana Marika and Mangatjay Yunupingu performing at WOMADelaide, Adelaide, 1993 / Tim Webster
  2. Yunupingu, Mandawuy (1956-2013)
    musician; performer; instrumentalist; singer; songwriter; teacher; Aboriginal rights activist; rock musician; Australian of the Year
  3. Portrait of Mandawuy Yunupingu / Jacqueline Mitelman
    Mitelman, Jacqueline, 1952-
    [ Photograph : 1997 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Portrait of Mandawuy Yunupingu / Jacqueline Mitelman
  4. Garma Festival.
  5. The resource described by this item has been deleted from Trove
  6. Rock Against Racism, Melbourne, March 1980 / Lyn McLeavy
    McLeavy, Lyn, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 1980 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Rock Against Racism, Melbourne, March 1980 / Lyn McLeavy
  7. Stiff Gins
    Stiff Gins (Musical group)
    [ Archived website : 2002 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
  8. Warumpi Band
    Warumpi Band
    [ Archived website : 2000 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
  9. Portrait of Jimmy Little performing at Corroboree 2000 / Loui Seselja
    Seselja, Loui, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 2000 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Portrait of Jimmy Little performing at Corroboree 2000 / Loui Seselja
  10. Jimmy Little
    [ Periodical, Archived website : 2003-2017 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
  11. [Aboriginal band Yothu Yindi taken at Sydney Writers' Festival 1995] Virginia Wallace-Crabbe
    Wallace-Crabbe, Virginia, 1941-
    [ Photograph : 1995 ]
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    At National Library
    [Aboriginal band Yothu Yindi taken at Sydney Writers' Festival 1995] Virginia Wallace-Crabbe
  12. Carmody, Kev (1946-)
    musician; performer; songwriter; singer; interviewer; historian; Aboriginal rights activist; drover; shearer; welder
  13. John Butler, Kev Carmody and Missy Higgins on the red carpet at the ARIA Hall of Fame awards at the Forum Theatre, Melbourne, 27 August 2009 / Martin Philbey
    Philbey, Martin, 1962-
    [ Photograph : 2009 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
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    At National Library
    John Butler, Kev Carmody and Missy Higgins on the red carpet at the ARIA Hall of Fame awards at the Forum Theatre, Melbourne, 27 August 2009 / Martin Philbey
  14. Guboo Ted Thomas singing with clapping sticks at Land Title Day for Wallaga Lake Aboriginal Community, N.S.W., 1985 / Narelle Perroux
    Perroux, Narelle
    [ Photograph : 1985 ]
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    At National Library
    Guboo Ted Thomas singing with clapping sticks at Land Title Day for Wallaga Lake Aboriginal Community, N.S.W., 1985 / Narelle Perroux
  15. Buried country : the story of Aboriginal country music
    Walker, Clinton, 1957-
    [ Sound : 2000 ]
    Possibly online
    At 5 libraries
  16. University of Adelaide. Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music.
  17. University of Adelaide. Centre for Aboriginal Studies in Music
  18. Portrait of Percy Mumbulla, Wallaga Lake, New South Wales
    Meredith, John, 1920-2001
    [ Photograph : 1990-1996 ]
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    At National Library
    Portrait of Percy Mumbulla, Wallaga Lake, New South Wales
  19. [Archie Roach and dancers performing at the Australian Football League grand final, 1993] [Tim Webster]
    Webster, Tim (Timothy James), 1965-
    [ Photograph : 1993 ]
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    At National Library
    [Archie Roach and dancers performing at the Australian Football League grand final, 1993] [Tim Webster]
  20. Evelyn Crawford of Brewarrina, N.S.W
    Meredith, John, 1920-2001
    [ Photograph : 1994 ]
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    At National Library
    Evelyn Crawford of Brewarrina, N.S.W
  21. Portrait of "Babs" Vincent
    Meredith, John, 1920-2001
    [ Photograph : 1990 ]
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    At National Library
    Portrait of "Babs" Vincent
  22. Hunter, Ruby (-2010)
    musician; performer; instrumentalist; singer; songwriter; guitarist; Aboriginal rights activist; Deadly Sounds Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Music, Sport, Entertainment and Community Awards; Performer; Singer; Composer
  23. Portrait of Ruby Hunter / Jacqueline Mitelman
    Mitelman, Jacqueline, 1952-
    [ Photograph : 1988 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Portrait of Ruby Hunter / Jacqueline Mitelman
  24. Roach, Archie (1955-)
    musician; performer; instrumentalist; singer; songwriter; guitarist; Aboriginal rights activist; Human Rights Achievement Award
  25. no title
    [ Photograph ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
  26. Portrait of Maroochy Baramba, 1991
    Franklin, David, 1934-1994
    [ Photograph : 1991 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Portrait of Maroochy Baramba, 1991
  27. Seaman Dan (disambiguation entry)
  28. Seaman Dan (1929-)
    Performer; musician; performer; songwriter; singer; composer; sailor; pearl diver; engineer; ARIA Awards: Best World Music Album; Australia Council for the Arts: Red Ochre Award for Contributions to indigenous Music
  29. Portrait of musician Henry 'Seaman' Dan, Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns, Queensland, 21 August 2009 / Nathan Kelly
    Kelly, Nathan David, 1976-
    [ Photograph : 2009 ]
    Languages: No linguistic content
    At National Library
    Portrait of musician Henry 'Seaman' Dan, Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns, Queensland, 21 August 2009 / Nathan Kelly
  30. Gum leaf music [Julian Smith]
    Smith, Julian, 1873-1947
    [ Photograph : 1930 ]
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    At National Library
    Gum leaf music [Julian Smith]
  31. Governor General Sir William Deane, Mayor of Corowa, Gary Poidevin and the VIP guests wave on the didgeridoo player in the Parade, 28th January 2001 / Wendy McDougall
    McDougall, Wendy, 1961-
    [ Photograph : 2001 ]
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    At National Library
    Governor General Sir William Deane, Mayor of Corowa, Gary Poidevin and the VIP guests wave on the didgeridoo player in the Parade, 28th January 2001 / Wendy McDougall
  32. Aborigines singing and playing the guitar at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, on the lawns of the old Parliament House, Canberra
    Seselja, Loui, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 1996-1997 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    Aborigines singing and playing the guitar at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, on the lawns of the old Parliament House, Canberra
  33. [Portrait of unidentified Anbarra people performing Rom ceremony at opening of 'It's about friendship' - Rom, a ceremony from Arnhem Land exhibition at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, 5 January 1995, 3] Andrew S. Long
    Long, Andrew Stawowczyk
    [ Photograph : 1995 ]
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    At National Library
    [Portrait of unidentified Anbarra people performing Rom ceremony at opening of 'It's about friendship' - Rom, a ceremony from Arnhem Land exhibition at the National Library of Australia, Canberra, 5 January 1995, 3] Andrew S. Long
  34. [Doonooch Dance Company performer Goodju Goodju with blanket and clapsticks - Botanical Gardens, Sydney, 18 August 2000, 1] Loui Seselja
    Seselja, Loui, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 2000 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    [Doonooch Dance Company performer Goodju Goodju with blanket and clapsticks - Botanical Gardens, Sydney, 18 August 2000, 1] Loui Seselja
  35. [Large crowd watches as the ceremonial lighting of a raft takes place in the Pacific Ocean, Tubowgule - the meeting of the waters, Sydney 2000 Olympic Arts Festival welcoming ceremonies, Sydney, 18 August 2000, 7] Loui Seselja
    Seselja, Loui, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 2000 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    [Large crowd watches as the ceremonial lighting of a raft takes place in the Pacific Ocean, Tubowgule - the meeting of the waters, Sydney 2000 Olympic Arts Festival welcoming ceremonies, Sydney, 18 August 2000, 7] Loui Seselja
  36. [Man playing a didjeridu before an audience, Olympic Park, Homebush, 20 September 2000] Loui Seselja
    Seselja, Loui, 1948-
    [ Photograph : 2000 ]
    View online
    At National Library
    [Man playing a didjeridu before an audience, Olympic Park, Homebush, 20 September 2000] Loui Seselja
  37. Yothu Yindi
    Yothu Yindi (Musical group)
    [ Archived website : 1995 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
  38. Yothu Yindi (Musical group).
  39. Daki Budtcha Records : indigenous independence
    Daki Budtcha Records
    [ Archived website : 1999 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries
  40. Propaganda Klann
    Propaganda Klann (Musical Group)
    [ Archived website : 1998 ]
    View online
    At 3 libraries