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    23/Nov/2019

    Deborah Cheetham, the Aboriginal singer/composer/producer/educator tells us that she has been commissioned by the Melbourne Symphony to compose the music for an Acknowledgement to Country. It will be played at the beginning of every MSO concert. ‘For this project I had the great privilege of working with no fewer than eleven ancient languages from around the state of Victoria, including the language of my late grandmother, Yorta Yorta woman  Frances McGee… I am so proud of the MSO for initiating this landmark project…’ (See her speech in the November edition of Loud Mouth E-Zine at http://musictrust.com.au/loudmouth/in-answer-to-your-question-the-2019-peggy-glanville-hicks-address-delivered-by-deborah-cheetham/)