Buŋgul: the musical legacy of Gurrumul Yunupiŋu

Brisbane Festival and Queensland Performing Arts Centre present

Buŋgul

24 - 25 Sept

Cancelled

An exquisite celebration of the talent and musical legacy of Gurrumul Yunupiŋu.

We're disappointed to announce that in response to COVID-19 conditions, this event is not proceeding.

Gurrumul’s Mothers Buŋgul
Gurrumul’s Grandmother’s Buŋgul
Gurrumul’s Manikay

Created on country in North East Arnhem Land with the Yunupiŋu family, Buŋgul is a ceremonial celebration of Gurrumul’s final, posthumously released album Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow), one of the most transcendent albums of our time.

Experience the traditional songs, dances and paintings that inspired Gurrumul’s album in a live performance by Yolŋu dancers, songmen and musicians from the Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University as well as Camerata, Queensland’s Chamber Orchestra directed by Senior Yolngu Don Wininba Ganambarr and Nigel Jamieson.


Price

$59 - $69 + Booking fee

Times

Fri 7:30pm
Sat 8pm

Duration

1.5 hours

Where

Concert Hall, QPAC ›
Cnr Grey and, Melbourne St,
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Accessibility

Wheelchair access

Assistive listening systems available

Important Info

This event is not proceeding.

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Where

Concert Hall, QPAC ›
Cnr Grey and, Melbourne St,
South Brisbane QLD 4101

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