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CFP: Spring Meeting of AMS Allegheny


Allegheny Chapter of the American Musicological Society

Spring Meeting 2017
Saturday, April 8, 2017
CFP Due: March 3, 2017

Cleveland State University… 272 more words

Chapter Meetings

Blues Books, Blues Films

I’ve recently read some fantastic literature on blues that nuances the dominant narratives, tropes, and sounds. If you’re into that, check out…


Xeremies's "Ancient" Scale

We went to visit Juan Morley, in the town of San Joan. He is a researcher, musician and maker of the Mallorcan bagpipe “The Xeremies”. 305 more words


An interview with Swordfish Records, Birmingham

In my next installment of PhD pilot research, I spoke to Mike Caddick, co-owner of Swordfish Records, which encompasses a record shop and label in central Birmingham. 686 more words

Introducing Spiro J. Shetuni, author of Muzika tradicionale shqiptare: Mënyra e ekzistencës

“Colleen is an asset to the Outskirts Press, Inc. She did an excellent job as my Author Representative. The end-result is that I have 13 high-quality publications.” 558 more words


Early years of the Society for Ethnomusicology

In its third issue the Journal African music published a brief article about a new professional society—“Society of Ethnomusicology” by Willard Rhodes (I/3 pp. 70–71). 143 more words


A Post-Election View From DC Ethnomusicology

I’m at the Library of Congress, deep within the serpentine recesses of the mighty James Madison Building. The occasion? “Sounds: Public Second Ethnomusicology (SEM) in the 21st Century,” a daylong Society for Ethnomusicology (SEM) pre-conference at the American Folklife Center. 290 more words