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Society for Ethnomusicology

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(SEM).

A society, founded in 1955, that emphasizes the study of world musics other than the Western art tradition, placing special importance on the study of music in its cultural...

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Society for Ethnomusicology

Bruno Nettl.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 519 words.

(SEM)

The world’s largest society devoted to the field of ethnomusicology. It is based in the United States but has a substantial number of international members. In 2010...

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Society for Ethnomusicology

Barbara Krader.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 284 words.

American society with international membership founded in Philadelphia in 1955 to advance research and study in the field of ethnomusicology. Its research interests cover all musics, but...

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Society for Ethnomusicology

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(SEM).

A society, founded in 1955, that emphasizes the study of world musics other than the Western art tradition, placing special importance on the study of music in its cultural...

See overview in Oxford Index

Society for Ethnomusicology

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 527 words.

The world's largest society devoted to the field of ethnomusicology. It is based in the United States but has a

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Society for Ethnomusicology

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 61 words.

A society, founded in 1955, that emphasizes the study of world musics other than the Western art tradition, placing special importance on the study of music in its cultural context; it has...

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Koskoff, Ellen

Kendra Preston Leonard.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 332 words.

(Gilbert)

(b Pittsburgh, PA, Dec 8, 1943). American ethnomusicologist. She received her PhD from the University of Pittsburgh in 1976 with a dissertation titled The Effect of...

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Merriam, Alan P(arkhurst)

Paula Morgan.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 749 words.

( b Missoula, MT, Nov 1, 1923; d nr Warsaw, March 14, 1980). American ethnomusicologist . He took the BA at Montana in 1947, then began studies in anthropology under M.J. Herskovits...

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Rice, Timothy

Caroline Bithell.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 412 words.

(b Gainesville, TX, May 12, 1945). American ethnomusicologist . He studied history at Yale (BA 1967) and took the doctorate in music at Washington University in 1977. From 1974 to...

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Seeger, Charles

Anne Dhu Mclucas.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 2270 words.

(Louis Jr. )

(b Mexico City, Dec 14, 1886; d Bridgewater, CT, Feb 7, 1979). American composer, musical philosopher, and critic of Mexican birth. He can be considered the...

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Wade, Bonnie C(laire)

George Ruckert.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 652 words.

(b Nashville, TN, March 29, 1941). American ethnomusicologist . She took the BMus at Boston University (1963) and at UCLA she completed the MA (1967) and the PhD (1971), the last with...

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Frisbie, Charlotte J(ohnson)

Victoria Lindsay Levine.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 344 words.

(b Hazleton, PA, Dec 20, 1940). American ethnomusicologist and anthropologist. She took the MA in ethnomusicology in 1964 at Wesleyan University, where she studied with D.P....

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Giacobbe, Juan Francisco

John M. Schechter.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 203 words.

(b Buenos Aires, March 7, 1907; d Buenos Aires, Jan 31, 1990). Argentine composer and teacher. He attended the National Conservatory in Buenos Aires, where he studied harmony and...

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Slobin, Mark

Theodore Levin.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Contemporary Music. 528 words.

(b Detroit, March 15, 1943). American ethnomusicologist . He received the BA (1964) and the PhD (1969) at Michigan University, the latter under W.P. Malm. In 1971 he was appointed to...

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Wong, Deborah Anne

Oliver Wang.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 500 words.

(b New York, Feb 25, 1959). American ethnomusicologist. She received BAs from University of Pennsylvania (anthropology and music, 1982) and the doctorate (musicology and...

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Kurath, Gertrude Prokosch

Doris J. Dyen.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 446 words.

(Tula)

(b Chicago, Aug 19, 1903; d Aug 1, 1992). American ethnomusicologist. She studied at Bryn Mawr College (BA 1922, MA in art history 1928), concurrently receiving training in...

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Jairazbhoy, Nazir A(li)

Lucy Durán.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 865 words.

(b Clifton, Bristol, Oct 31, 1927; d Van Nuys, CA, June 20, 2009). Canadian and American musicologist of Indian origin. After schooling in England and India he studied at the University...

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Heth, Charlotte Anne Wilson

John B. Vallier.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 284 words.

(b Muskogee, OK, 29 Oct, 1937). American ethnomusicologist, educator, and administrator. A member of the Cherokee Nation, Heth was one of the first ethnomusicologists to provide an...

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Lundquist, Barbara Reeder

Shelly C. Cooper.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 221 words.

(b Hays, KS, Jan 3, 1934). American music educator. She attended the University of Wisconsin (BMus 1955), Montana State University (MS 1959), and University of Washington (DMA 1973)....

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Conducting research

in Ethnomusicology

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology; Anthropology. 4966 words.

‘Conducting research’ looks at where ethnomusicologists carry out their fieldwork. Ethnomusicologists differ from other music scholars in that they will select a community for an extended...

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Campbell, Patricia Shehan

Shelly C. Cooper.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 237 words.

(b Cleveland, OH, May 3, 1950). American music educator and scholar. She earned music degrees from Ohio University (BFA 1972), University of Akron (MM 1975), and Kent State University...

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