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ethnomusicology

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music — Music — Music.

Study of social and cultural aspects of music, instruments, and dance. Usually undertaken of cultures outside European art music, although

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Ethnomusicology

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 5311 words.

1. Introduction. 2. History of American ethnomusicology. (i) Early ethnomusicology in North America. (ii) 1890 to World

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Ethnomusicology

Philip V. Bohlman.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques. 5247 words.

Throughout its history ethnomusicology has enjoyed a distinctive presence in the formation of American musical thought. American music history has played a particularly important role...

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Ethnomusicology

in Encyclopedia of Aesthetics

January 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 3627 words.

The fundamental aesthetic undertaking of ethnomusicology has been to describe and analyze the ways in which music is more than

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Ethnomusicology

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 1502 words.

The field of ethnomusicology has its origin in the historical and cultural circumstances which prevailed in Western countries during the

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ethnomusicology

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 2123 words.

A term first used by the Dutch scholar Jaap Kunst in the subtitle of his book Musicologica: A Study of the Nature of Ethno-musicology, its Problems, Methods, and Representative...

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Ethnomusicology

Carole Pegg.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Ethnomusicology. 37982 words.

The study of social and cultural aspects of music and dance in local and global contexts. Specialists are trained primarily in anthropology and in music, but the multidisciplinary...

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Ethnomusicology

Louise Meintjes, Ana María Ochoa, Thomas Porcello and David W. Samuels.

in Anthropology

P ublished online May 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Anthropology; Human Evolution; Medical Anthropology; Physical Anthropology; Social and Cultural Anthropology. 21189 words.

Questions concerning the social significance of music have a long history within the interdisciplinary field of ethnomusicology. The emergence of comparative musicology in Europe in the...

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Ethnomusicology

Timothy Rice.

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Ethnomusicology; Anthropology. 168 pages.

Ethnomusicology: A Very Short Introduction describes this growing discipline, showing how modern researchers go about studying music from around the world, looking for insights into both...

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Ethnomusicology

Bruno Nettl.

in Music

P ublished online November 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 11142 words.

Ethnomusicology is most frequently defined as the study of music in its relationship to the rest of human culture, and as the study of the musics of the world from a comparative...

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Defining ethnomusicology

in Ethnomusicology

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ethnomusicology; Anthropology. 2779 words.

‘Defining ethnomusicology’ considers what ethnomusicology is by breaking the term down to its linguistic origins and also asks: what is music? Musical ability, to an ethnomusicologist,...

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Modeling Ethnomusicology

Timothy Rice.

May 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Ethnomusicology. 272 pages.

This book collects eight essays, plus a new introduction, about the field of ethnomusicology. The book proposes a variety of models that illuminate the nature of ethnomusicology. Some of...

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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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Some Contributions of Ethnomusicology

Bruno Nettl.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Education, Volume 1

August 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy. 7901 words.

This article introduces the field of ethnomusicology, and attempts to relate it to issues and approaches in music education, broadly defined. It comments on ways in which the findings 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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Society for Ethnomusicology

Bruno Nettl.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 519 words.

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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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Music Technology in Ethnomusicology

Gabriel Solis.

in The Oxford Handbook of Technology and Music Education

July 2017; p ublished online August 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy. 2908 words.

Ethnomusicology has often had an ambivalent relationship with technology: we owe our discipline to mid-twentieth-century developments in recording technology. Nevertheless there is a strong...

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ethnomusicology

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music — Music — Music.

Study of social and cultural aspects of music, instruments, and dance. Usually undertaken of cultures outside European art music, although

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ethnomusicology

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 43 words.

Study of music, instruments, and dance, usually of oral tradition, in countries not linked with European art music, e.g. tribal

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ethnomusicology

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 43 words.

Study of social and cultural aspects of music, instruments, and dance. Usually undertaken of cultures outside European art music, although ethnomusicological studies of European forms and...

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