Davidson, Robert & Dean, Paul (2002) Taken. [Other]
Review. Vincent Plush (2002), "Sounds of a Bleak Landscape." The Australian, 16 September.
Published Version. Newspaper review.
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This eighty-minute work examines responses to Australia's Stolen Generations history. Based on recorded interviews with aboriginal survivors of state removal of children, Taken uses music as a metaphor for white Australians listening to these stories, as the music follows the spoken intonation in the interviews.
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|Item Type:||Creative Work (Other)|
|Material:||Musical Score and Performance|
|Measurements or Duration:||80 minutes|
|Number of Pieces:||1|
|Keywords:||stolen generations, prosody, reconciliation, collaboration, composition, music score|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Music Composition (190406)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > PERFORMING ARTS AND CREATIVE WRITING (190400) > Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Performing Arts (190401)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > Music & Sound
|Copyright Owner:||Robert Davidson and Paul Dean|
|Deposited On:||16 Jul 2009 01:02|
|Last Modified:||09 Feb 2011 13:38|
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