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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. African Diaspora

    A Musical Perspective

    Edited by Ingrid Monson

    Series: Critical and Cultural Musicology

    The African Diaspora presents musical case studies from various regions of the African diaspora, including Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Europe, that engage with broader interdisciplinary discussions about race, gender, politics, nationalism, and music....

    Published June 8th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Representing African Music

    Postcolonial Notes, Queries, Positions

    By Kofi Agawu

    The aim of this book is to stimulate debate by offering a critique of discourse about African music. Who writes about African music, how, and why? What assumptions and prejudices influence the presentation of ethnographic data? Even the term "African music" suggests there is an agreed-upon meaning,...

    Published May 15th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Mediterranean Mosaic

    Popular Music and Global Sounds

    Edited by Goffredo Plastino

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 21st 2002 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    Published September 19th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Situating Salsa

    Global Markets and Local Meanings in Latin Popular Music

    By Lise Waxer

    Situating Salsa offers the first comprehensive consideration of salsa music and its social impact, in its multiple transnational contexts....

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge