Articles about Australia

Rosin: Pick and Mix
The Strad (2016) Vol. 127, pp. 21

 

Gig Guide: On Tour - The Unthanks
Songlines (2016) , No. 118, pp. 106

 

Performing freedom: The role of music-making in creating a community in asylum seeker detention centres
International Journal of Community Music (2016) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 121-134

This article puts forward a reimagining of the concept of community in an immigration detention centre that emerged from the creation of cultural and performative spaces. It is argued that conceptualizing immigration detention centres as accidental communities can contribute to ...

Older people's motivations for participating in community singing in Australia
International Journal of Community Music (2016) Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 191-206

The aim of this project was to investigate the motivations of older people who regularly attend community singing groups in Australia. Four focus group interviews were conducted with 64 participants belonging to three community singing groups. Participants explained their motivation ...