• Short Summary

    AN AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINE, DAVID BULANATJI, ARRIVED IN LONDON TODAY (WEDNESDAY) TO PLAY HIS TWO DIDGERIDOOS ON A TELEVISION PROGRAMME.

  • Description

    AN AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINE, DAVID BULANATJI, ARRIVED IN LONDON TODAY (WEDNESDAY) TO PLAY HIS TWO DIDGERIDOOS ON A TELEVISION PROGRAMME. THE DIDGERIDOO IS A WOODEN PIPE WHICH PLAYS A SMALL RANGE OF BASE NOTES.

    HIS VISIT WAS ARRANGED AFTER WEEKS OF NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN THE TELEVISION NETWORK AND THE AUSTRALIAN DEPARTMENT OF NATIVE AFFAIRS, WHICH IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ABORIGINES.

    DAVID BULANATJI, WHO'S SPENT MOST OF HIS LIFE IN AUSTRALIA'S NORTHERN TERRITORY, WILL APPEAR ON TELEVISION WITH ANOTHER AUSTRALIAN -- THE ENTERTAINER, ROLF HARRIS.

    AT LONDON AIRPORT, DAVID BULANATJI GAVE AN IMPROMPTU DEMONSTRATION ON HIS DIDGERIDOOS. ROLF HARRIS WAS NOT THERE, BUT THEN, HE'S HEARD A DIDGERIDOO BEFORE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAK4TIQJLSB3AAQTO9DOWMIIAP
    Media URN:
    VLVAAK4TIQJLSB3AAQTO9DOWMIIAP
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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