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Title Oceanic music encounters : the print resource and the human resource : essays in honour of Mervyn McLean / edited by Richard Moyle.

Published Auckland, N.Z. : Dept. of Anthropology, University of Auckland, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  780.89009 OCEA    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xii, 137 p. ; 29 cm.
Series Research in anthropology & linguistics monograph, 1174-5967 ; no. 7
Research in anthropology & linguistics ; no. 7.
Notes Festschrift in honour of Mervyn McLean.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface: Mervyn McLean - the Oceanic legacy / Raymond Ammann -- Introduction / Richard Moyle -- Mervyn Evan McLean, a biography / Richard Moyle -- Reality or fairytale? Nose flutes in Melanesia interactions / Raymond Ammann -- Arriving, digging, performing, returning: an exercise in rich interpretation oa a djanba song text in the sound archive of the Wadeye Knowledge Centre, Northern Territory of Australia / Linda Barwick ... [et al.] -- Two regional versions of a traditional Hawaiian chant / Barbara B. Smith -- Oceanic encounters on record: a critical appraisal of recording projects in the Pacific / Dan Bendrups -- Listening encounters: sound recordings and cultural meaning from Chuuk State, Micronesia / Brian Diettrich
Methodist encounter with Fijian culture: the legacy of an indigenous liturgy / Helen Black -- 'Nane laip senis nganda waiya keinia (Boy's life change is coming to stay): Music and colonial encounter in a highlands Papua New Guinea community / Kirsty Gillespie -- Untying the knots in the 'aha tau, the sacred cord of time / Jane Moulin -- 'Doing the Torres Strait hula': Adopting and adapting 'hula' within Torres Strait islander performance culture / Lyn Costigan and Karl Neuenfeldt -- Sonic structure in Tom Yaya kange: Ku Waru sung narratives from Papua New Guinea / Don Miles -- Taking five - quintuple metre in Tak¯u tuki songs / Richard Moyle.
Other author Moyle, Richard M. (Richard Michael)
McLean, Mervyn.
University of Auckland. Dept. of Anthropology.
Subject Ethnomusicology -- Oceania.
Singing -- Oceania.
Dance -- Oceania.
Variant Title Essays in honour of Mervyn McLean
ISBN 9780958368667 (pbk.) : $40.00