Sheet Music: Score
This is our home (Ngindaji ngarragî muwayi) : SATB choir, piano and percussion / music by Paul Stanhope; English text by Steve Hawke ; Bunuba text based on song words by June Oscar and Patsy Bedford.
This piece is the final movement of Jandamarra - Sing for the Country - a music drama work originally for large choral and orchestral forces about the Indigenous resistance hero from the 1890s who fought white settlers and police in order to protect his people and country from invasion. As well as being a remembrance of Jandamarra and all he means to the Bunuba people, the song is a celebration of family, of language and of country.
Published by: Australian Music Centre — 1 facsimile score (16p. -- A4 (portrait))
Difficulty: Medium — Good high school choirs / amateur youth choirs. Needs high level piano accompanist and decent Djembe player.
Duration: 5 min.
Includes programme notes, copy of text in both Bunuba and English, and Bunuba pronunciation guide.
English text by Steve Hawke, Bunuba text based on song words by June Oscar and Patsy Bedford.
This work also exists as the following versions:
- Treble Choir with chamber ensemble
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