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Sledging songs, penguins and melting ice: how Antarctica has inspired Australian composers

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Philpott, C, Sledging songs, penguins and melting ice: how Antarctica has inspired Australian composers, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 29 August 2018 (2018) [Magazine Article]


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Abstract

When Douglas Mawson led Australasia’s first expedition to Antarctica in 1911–14, his crew took along a folding organ, a concertina, a flute, a piccolo and a mouth organ, as well as a gramophone, records and a hymn book.

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:music, Antarctica, Australian composers
Research Division:Studies in Creative Arts and Writing
Research Group:Performing Arts and Creative Writing
Research Field:Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Arts and Leisure
Objective Field:Music
UTAS Author:Philpott, C (Dr Carolyn Philpott)
ID Code:128067
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2018-08-30
Last Modified:2018-08-30
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