Name: Marikuku Wirrpanda
Clan: Dhuḏi-Djapu
Moiety: Dhuwa
Homeland: Dhurruputjpi

“He is known as the ceremonial yiḏaki player for the Dhuḏi-djapu clan and is ofen busy with ceremony. His skill as a player means he also has the knowledge to make top quality yiḏaki. Marikuku has excellent attenton to detail and his instruments are finished to a high standard. As a result, his yiḏaki have become popular quite quickly and his work is now sought after by both musicians and collectors worldwide.” Buku-Larrŋgay Mulka Art Centre

See below examples of yiḏaki made by Marikuku.


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