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Forthcoming Ethnomusicology Books

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  1. Global Metal Music and Culture

    Current Directions in Metal Studies

    Edited by Andy R. Brown, Karl Spracklen, Keith Kahn-Harris, Niall Scott

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    This book defines the key ideas, scholarly debates, and research activities that have contributed to the formation of the international and interdisciplinary field of Metal Studies. Drawing on insights from a wide range of disciplines including popular music, cultural studies, sociology,...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Qupai in Chinese Music

    Melodic Models in Form and Practice

    Edited by Alan Thrasher

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

    Presenting the latest research in the area, this volume explores the fundamental concept of qupai ??, melodic models upon which most traditional Chinese instrumental music (and some vocal music) is based. The greater part of the traditional instrumental repertoire has emerged from qupai models by...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Made in Latin America

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Julio Mendívil, Christian Spencer Espinosa

    Series: Routledge Global Popular Music Series

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

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Made in Korea

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Hyunjoon Shin

    Series: Routledge Global Popular Music Series

    Made in Korea: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and thorough introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Korean popular music. Each essay covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Korea, first presenting a general...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Music Commodities, Markets, and Values in India

    Music as Merchandise

    By Jayson Beaster-Jones

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ethnomusicology

    This book examines music stores as sites of cultural production in contemporary India. Analyzing social practices of selling music in a variety of retail contexts, it focuses upon the economic and social values that are produced and circulated by music retailers in the marketplace. Based upon...

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. Voicing Girlhood in Popular Music

    Music, Performance, and Activism

    Edited by Jacqueline Warwick, Allison Adrian

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    This interdisciplinary volume explores the girl’s voice and the construction of girlhood in contemporary popular music, visiting girls as musicians, activists, and performers through topics that range from female vocal development during adolescence to girls’ online media culture. While girls’...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Musical Prodigies and Childhood Performance

    Child’s Play

    By Jacqueline Warwick

    Series: Routledge Research in Music

    This book examines the phenomenon of child musicians in Western culture, examining the stereotypes associated with child musicians, in terms both of musical repertoire and performance strategies, and also their function in our understandings of what childhood is. Histories of performance abound...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Hip-Hop Authenticity and the London Scene

    Living Out Authenticity in Popular Music

    By Laura Speers

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    This book explores the highly-valued, and often highly-charged, ideal of authenticity in hip-hop — what it is, why it is important, and how it affects the day-to-day life of rap artists. By analyzing the practices, identities, and struggles that shape the lives of rappers in the London scene, the...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Microtonality and the Tuning Systems of Erv Wilson

    Mapping the Harmonic Spectrum

    By Terumi Narushima

    Series: Routledge Studies in Music Theory

    This book explores the emerging area of microtonality through an examination of the tuning theories of Erv Wilson. Providing new insights into common practice harmony and scales found in different musical cultures of the world, it is the first publication to offer a broad discussion of this...

    To Be Published July 1st 2016 by Routledge