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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Music

Lee Higgins.

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 256 pages.

This book draws upon his extensive experience to investigate an interventional approach to music making outside of formal teaching and learning situations. Working with historical,...

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Singing Communities

Caroline Bithell.

in A Different Voice, A Different Song

September 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 21099 words.

Chapter 7 investigates the world of natural-voice-style community choirs, set within the broader context of amateur choirs and choral singing, both contemporary and historical, and of more...

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Community Arts and Community Cultural Development

Lee Higgins.

in Community Music

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 9443 words.

This chapter examines the community arts scene in the UK and community cultural development from the US. As an initially Western enterprise, community arts grew from the development of new...

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Creating a Community, Negotiating Among Communities

Scott Marcus.

in Performing Ethnomusicology

August 2004; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 5211 words.

This chapter provides a discussion on performing Middle Eastern music for a diverse Middle Eastern and American public. One would intuitively assume that most of the defining aspects of a...

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The Natural Voice, Community Choirs, and World Song

Caroline Bithell.

in A Different Voice, A Different Song

September 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 15893 words.

Chapter 1 offers an extended overview of the book’s immediate subject matter and the theoretical perspectives driving the analysis. Viewed through the window of a thick description of a...

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Community Music and Youth

Mark Rimmer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8508 words.

Recent years have witnessed an increasing alignment between community music activity and youth. From the range of community music-style activities taking place across formal domains of...

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Community Music and Ethnomusicology

Stephen Cottrell and Angela Impey.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 7124 words.

This chapter reflects on the similarities and differences between community music and applied ethnomusicology. We argue that to describe a particular study as belonging to one or the other...

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A Community-in-Sound

Anna Bull.

in Class, Control, and Classical Music

August 2019; p ublished online July 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 9538 words.

This chapter describes how young people in this study recognized an emotional depth in classical music that they stated they did not get from other musics, and that was particularly linked...

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Communities, Curricula, and Conservatories

Huib Schippers.

in Facing the Music

November 2009; p ublished online February 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 13023 words.

Acknowledging the importance of the learning environment for music education at all levels, this chapter critically examines formal, non‐formal and informal settings for learning and...

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Becoming a Community Musician

Dave Camlin and Katherine Zesersen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology; Music Education and Pedagogy. 10293 words.

In this chapter, we outline an approach to training in community music that is congruent with its pluralistic and diverse character. From the situated perspective of Sage Gateshead, a large...

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Community Music Practice

Gillian Howell, Lee Higgins and Brydie-Leigh Bartleet.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Making and Leisure

February 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Ethnomusicology. 7736 words.

Many people have become disengaged from music making owing to the commercialization and commodification of music practices. This chapter examines a distinctive response to that...

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Online Music Communities and Social Media

Janice L. Waldron.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8582 words.

Academic debate has long surrounded the term 'community,' first defined as a sociological construct in the late nineteenth century. In the 1990s, widespread Internet use disrupted earlier...

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Community Music Contexts, Dynamics, and Sustainability

Huib Schippers.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8111 words.

Across the world, much community music-making continues to flourish as ‘organic’ practices. But as communities and their circumstances change, sometimes the need arises for active...

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The Ethics of Community Music

David Lines.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8798 words.

This chapter outlines different concepts and positions on ethics as they apply to community music. An understanding of ethics is important in music because of its intrinsic nature as a...

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Community Music and Music Therapy

Stuart Wood and Gary Ansdell.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 10175 words.

This chapter outlines the historical and current relationship between community music and music therapy—in particular the seeming overlap between community music and the newer...

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Community Engagement and Lifelong Learning

Rineke Smilde.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8653 words.

This chapter discusses the relationship of community engagement through music and the concept of lifelong learning, which is a dynamic concept of learning that enables us to respond to...

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Community Service Learning with First Peoples

Brydie-Leigh Bartleet, Dawn Bennett, Anne Power and Naomi Sunderland.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8094 words.

Community music educators worldwide face the challenge of preparing their students for working in increasingly diverse cultural contexts. These diverse contexts require distinctive...

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Models of Collaboration and Community Music

Susan Helfter and Beatriz Ilari.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 6903 words.

This chapter discusses the nature of collaboration as it pertains to community music. The chapter begins with a discussion of some areas of tension in collaborative initiatives within...

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The Peterborough Community Samba Band

Lee Higgins.

in Community Music

July 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 11236 words.

The purpose of this chapter is to affirm both the roots and distinctive traits of community music through an extensive ethnographic account of one project. Drawing from documents,...

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Community Music in Cultural Policy

Quirijn Lennert van den Hoogen and Evert Bisschop Boele.

in The Oxford Handbook of Community Music

April 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 8966 words.

Community music presents a contested field. Cultural policy has had a hard time dealing with community music because aesthetic intentions, social objectives, and economic motivations may...

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