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Forthcoming Ethnomusicology Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 20 forthcoming new books in the subject of Ethnomusicology — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Opera in a Multicultural World

    Coloniality, Culture, Performance

    Edited by Mary Ingraham, Joseph So, Roy Moodley

    Series: Routledge Research in Music

    Through historical and contemporary examples, this book critically explores the relevance and expressions of multicultural representation in western European operatic genres in the modern world. It reveals their approaches to reflecting identity, transmitting meaning, and inspiring creation, as...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Focus: Music in Contemporary Japan

    By Jennifer Milioto Matsue

    Series: Focus on World Music Series

    Focus: Music in Contemporary Japan explores a diversity of musics being performed in Japan today, ranging from court genres to hardcore rock. Discussion of contemporary musical practice is situated within broader frames of musical and sociopolitical history. Part I: Japanese Music in Cultural...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Ethnomusicologists' Cookbook, Volume II

    Complete Meals from Around the World

    Edited by Sean Williams

    This companion to The Ethnomusicologists' Cookbook combines scholarship with a unique approach to the study of the world's foods, musics, and cultures. Covering over four dozen regions, the entries in these collection each include a regional food-related proverb, a recipe for a complete meal,...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Maracatu Atomico

    Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in the Mangue Movement and the "New Music Scene" of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

    By Philip Galinsky

    Series: Current Research in Ethnomusicology: Outstanding Dissertations

    "Maracatu Atômico" is the first academic work to investigate the mangue movement, one of Brazil's most vital pop culture trends of the last thirty years, and the related "new music scene" of Northeast Brazil. Contending with the widespread poverty and social problems, mangue places a renewed value...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Made in Japan

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Toru Mitsui

    Series: Routledge Global Popular Music Series

    Made in Japan serves as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Japanese popular music. Each essay, written by a leading scholar of Japanese music, covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Japan and...

    To Be Published September 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Course of Mexican Music

    By Janet Sturman

    The Course of Mexican Music provides students with a cohesive introductory understanding of the scope and influence of Mexican music. The textbook highlights individual musical examples as a means of exploring the processes of selection that led to specific musical styles in...

    To Be Published September 24th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Focus: Scottish Traditional Music

    By Simon McKerrell

    Series: Focus on World Music Series

    Focus: Scottish Traditional Music engages methods from ethnomusicology, popular music studies, cultural studies, and media studies to explain how complex Scottish identities and culture are constructed in the traditional music and culture of Scotland. This book examines Scottish music through their...

    To Be Published September 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Exploring African Music

    Unity, Diversity, Diaspora

    By Frank Gunderson

    Exploring African Music: Unity, Diversity, Diaspora is designed as a core textbook on the cultural and historical diversity of music on the African continent – comparing and contrasting the regions of North, Eastern, Western Central and Southern Africa. It also examines issues pertaining to the...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Made in Turkey

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Ali C. Gedik

    Series: Routledge Global Popular Music Series

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Made in Greece

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Dafni Tragaki

    Series: Routledge Global Popular Music Series

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge