WorldCat Identities

Yunupingu, Geoffrey Gurrumul 1970-

Overview
Works: 20 works in 52 publications in 6 languages and 469 library holdings
Genres: Music 
Roles: Performer, Singer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1840, 978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
The rough guide to Australian Aboriginal music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in Papuan and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the past decade music made by Aboriginal artists has enjoyed unprecedented levels of success in Australia. Here is a representative sample of the rich diversity -- from country through folk to rock -- of the music which has been used as a vital artistic medium to explore important issues ranging from land rights and the 'stolen generations' to colonial dispossession and racism"--Container verso
Gurrumul by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blind from birth, Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu is a powerhouse of musical creativity. Geoffrey, or Gudjuk as he is also called, is from the Gumatj nation, his mother from the Galpu nation both from North East Arnhemland. A former member of Yothu Yindi, now with Saltwater Band, Gurrumul's solo excursions highlight his amazing talent as a singer/songwriter/musician, his beautiful voice singing the songs of his Gumatj country will never leave you. His solo performances are a rare treat and should not be missed
Gurrumul rrakala by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'Rrakala'; a sub-group of people within the Gumatj clan, Gurrumul's songwriting and choice of songs reflects deeper into his Aboriginal identity. This second solo album retains the quality, purity and sound of his first, but has this elusive artist delving into other genres and instruments within his own cultural context. Showcased for the first time are his exceptional skills on piano, drums, nylon string acoustic guitar, electric and acoustic guitars
Rrakala by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
8 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His life and music by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurrumul and The Sydney Symphony Orchestra "His Life and His Music" Recorded Live at the Sydney Opera House for Vivid Festival 2013. Featuring Gurrumul as you have never heard him before in a world-first collaboration with The Sydney Symphony Orchestra - performing a collection of songs from his award winning albums. Also included are introductions from Gurrumul's family giving us a rare insight into the people, the country and the stories behind some of his most popular songs
Songlines top of the world ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songlines top of the world ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live in Darwin, Australia by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular Aboriginal Australian crooner, perhaps reminiscent of similar blind musicians around the world
Gurrumul and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra his life and music by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurrumul and The Sydney Symphony Orchestra are thrilled to announce the release of 'His Life And Music'. Recorded Live at the Sydney Opera House in May 2013 as part of the Vivid Festival, 'His Life And Music' captures the artistic spirit of one of the nation's most extraordinary artists
Songlines top of the world ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurrumul by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rrakala by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gurrumul son of the rainbow serpent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Features Indigenous singer/songwriter Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, blind since birth. Release of first solo album, Gurrumul, primarily sung in Yolngu dialects. Visits his birthplace of Galiwin'ku on Elcho Island, north east Arnhem Land. Insight into the people, country and traditions that shaped his musical talent
 
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Alternative Names
Gurrumul
Gurrumul, 1970-
Gurrumul Yunupingu, Geoffrey
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