Stories in our Songs – Indigenous Musicians of the Northern Territory

Stories in our Songs – Indigenous Musicians of the Northern Territory is a new media screen work which highlights the musical landscape of Indigenous musicians across the Territory from the Central Desert region to the Top End. The work traverses both time and space, using digital imagery, text, animations, video footage and audio illustrating the importance of music as an expression of culture and ideas.

Produced by Artback NT: Arts Development and Touring – Visual Arts Program.

Directed by Simha Koether

Edit and Animations by Chris Wilson

Original Music By:
Yothu Yindi, Sunrize Band, Warrumpi Band, Ntaria Laides Choir, Hermannsburg Mixed Choir, Warren H. Williams,  Catherine Satour and the Darwin Symphony Orchestra.

An Artback NT: Arts Development and Touring Visual Arts Program production with support from: The Australia Council for the Arts, the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund and Northern Territory Government Department of Natural Resources, Environment, the Arts and Sport.

 

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