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  1. Musical Performance in the Diaspora

    Edited by Tina K Ramnarine

    This book illustrates how ethnographic investigation of musical performances might contribute to the analysis of diaspora. It embraces diverse examples such as 'mourning and cultures of survival' amongst Aboriginal and Jewish communities in Australia, remembering a Kazakh 'homeland' in Western...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Routledge

  2. The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music

    2nd Edition

    By Dale Olsen, Daniel Sheehy

    Series: Garland Handbooks of World Music

    The Garland Handbook of Latin American Music is comprised of essays from The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: Volume 2, South America, Mexico, Central America, and the Carribean, (1998). Revised and updated, the essays offer detailed, regional studies of the different musical cultures of Latin...

    Published October 23rd 2007 by Routledge

  3. Global Minstrels

    Voices of World Music

    By Elijah Wald

    As the fastest growing sector of the U.S. music market, world music has embedded itself in the fabric of American life. Artists such as Peter Gabriel, Paul Simon and the Talking Heads have all utilized characteristics of the "world" sound in their music, while international performers are enjoying...

    Published November 8th 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Ethnomusicologists' Cookbook

    Complete Meals from Around the World

    By Sean Williams

    Named one of New York Times Top-20 Cookbooks of 2006. Have you ever wanted to host a full evening of Indian food, culture, and music? How about preparing a traditional Balinese banquet? Or take a trip to Cairo and enjoy an Egyptian feast? The Ethnomusicologists' Cookbook takes you around...

    Published June 6th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Ethnomusicology

    A Contemporary Reader

    Edited by Jennifer C. Post

    Ethnomusicology: A Contemporary Reader is designed to supplement a textbook for an introductory course in ethnomusicology. It offers a cross section of the best new writing in the field from the last 15-20 years. Many instructors supplement textbook readings and listening assignments with scholarly...

    Published November 7th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Alan Lomax

    Selected Writings, 1934-1997

    Edited by Ronald Cohen

    Alan Lomax is a legendary figure in American folk music circles. Although he published many books, hundreds of recordings and dozens of films, his contributions to popular and academic journals have never been collected. This collection of writings, introduced by Lomax's daughter Anna, reintroduces...

    Published April 2nd 2005 by Routledge

  7. Music Cultures in the United States

    An Introduction

    Edited by Ellen Koskoff

    Music Cultures in the United States is a basic textbook for an Introduction to American Music course. Taking a new, fresh approach to the study of American music, it is divided into three parts. In the first part, historical, social, and cultural issues are discussed, including how music history is...

    Published December 26th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Speak it Louder

    Asian Americans Making Music

    By Deborah Wong

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 27th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Get Your Ass in the Water and Swim Like Me

    African-American Narrative Poetry from the Oral Tradition, Includes CD

    Edited by Bruce Jackson

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 17th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Yodel-Ay-Ee-Oooo

    The Secret History of Yodeling Around the World

    By Bart Plantenga

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 30th 2003 by Routledge