YidakiStory.com is the permanent home of the following resources of firsthand didjeridu/didgeridoo information from Yolngu people of Yirrkala, northeast Arnhem Land. Both were created in collaboration with Yolngu by Randin Graves in 2004-2006 while on a Fulbright fellowship to complete a master's degree at Charles Darwin University, and while a volunteer (2004) and employee (2005-2006) of the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka art centre in Yirrkala.
Yolŋu people from northeast Arnhem Land are warned that several deceased individuals are pictured on the following pages.
|Yidakiwuy Dhäwu presents voices of Yolngu people and commentary teaching you about the background of the instrument and the culture it comes from. It is currently available in the following languages:
Castellano - Deutsche (soon) - English - Français - Italiana
|Hard Tongue Didgeridoo is the only recorded album of a traditional Yolngu master breaking down the specifics of his style of yidaki playing. The page features samples, purchasing info and links to the liner notes in several languages. Click the banner above.|
|Partners - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka - Australian-American Fulbright Commission - Charles Darwin University Yolngu Studies - Ginger Root Records - Randin Graves|