Mulga Bill's Bicycle Band

Australia, 1975

TV show
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Episode of Series “Big country”.
Mulga Bill’s Bicycle Band, a group of musicians from Melbourne, play adaptations of English and Irish folk music. This episode of A Big Country follows the band as they rescue their music from the abstractions of television studios and return it to the living ambience of country halls and hotels.

Credits

production company

Australian Broadcasting Commission

Duration

00:31:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1975

Appears in

Group of items

Big country

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

012542

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Television programs - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Bands (Music)

Music & Performing Arts → Folk music - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Folk music - Great Britain

Music & Performing Arts → Folk music - Ireland

Music & Performing Arts → Folk songs, English - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Music

Music & Performing Arts → Music - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → Music appreciation

Music & Performing Arts → Musicians - Australia

Music & Performing Arts → National music

Performance

Performance → Music - Performance

Television

Television → Television programs → Television programs - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

U-Matic; Access Print (Section 1)

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MPEG-4 Digital File; ACMI Digital Access Copy - overscan

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