Australia

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  1. Dreamtime
    • Parralel universe
    • creation of life by totemic creatures
  2. Didgeridoo
    • northern lands
    • drone note w/ complex timnbre
    • harmonics/overtones/partials
    • recycle breathing
  3. Clapsticks
    • Boomerang
    • used as percussion
  4. songlines
    songs that link to ancestry
  5. Songman
    person who talks to spirits
  6. Wongga
    Initiation song
  7. Stolen generation
    • Aboriginal australians
    • 19th/20th csntury persecusion
    • assimilationist kidnap kids to cleanse up to 1960s
    • 1964: firs aboriginal studies center
  8. Aboriginal Rock
    • Yothu Yindi =treaty 1992
    • Mandawuy Yunupingu 2= Yindi band leader named australian of the year
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Australia
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