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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1161964
Description: Music maintains a characteristic balance between repetition and novelty. Here, we report a similar balance in singing performances of free-living Australian pied butcherbirds. Their songs include many ... More
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Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: musical score
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1062060
Description: Premiered at the Tyalgum Music Festival, Saturday 12 September 2015
Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1059812
Description: The Great Fences of Australia project of Jon Rose and Hollis Taylor finds the duo crisscrossing the continent in pursuit of their instruments. They draw on bass and cello bows to reveal the sonic prop ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1052889
Description: We take stock of engagements occurring between music and environment and what this heralds for current and future music making and musicology. We consider five contemporary and emerging fields of inte ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352721
Description: In her scrutiny of the discipline of ethology, psychologist and philosopher Vinciane Despret is no respecter of disciplinary limits, species borders, nodes of prestige, impact factor, pre-existing tru ... More
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Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063885
Description: 7 page(s)
Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: audio documentary
Language: eng
Resource Type: sound
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1054901
Description: Broadcast on Sunday 2 March 2014, ABC Radio National
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1053924
Description: The playing of music requires and uses more parts of the brain than just about any other human activity, but in the 21st century, the value of music as a practice is in chronic decline. rosenberg 3.0 ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1045607
Description: To the three classic wounds to human narcissism - that of Copernicus (man does not live in a geocentric universe), Darwin (man is an animal), and Freud (man is not the master of his unconscious - ther ... More
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Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352679
Description: This article examines the meeting point of Olivier Messiaen, Australia and birdsong, particularly as it relates to the transcription of pied butcherbird (Cracticus nigrogularis) vocalizations. It draw ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1046311
Description: A lyrebird chick was raised in captivity in the 1920s in Australia's New England Tablelands, or so the story goes. The bird mimicked the sounds of the household's flute player, learning two tunes and ... More
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Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352680
Description: In this article I investigate how and why birdsong is regularly excluded from definitions of music. I argue that to claim human exceptionalism for this capacity is highly premature, since so few avian ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352641
Description: 4 page(s)
Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: sound
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1062004
Description: Broadcast on Sunday 9 September 2012, ABC Radio National program Airplay
Authors: Taylor, Hollis
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/352691
Description: Bowerbirds are named for the structures they build, paint, and decorate. This photo essay documents the efforts of three species of Australian bowerbirds. The influence of sexual selection is pertinen ... More
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