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Author Profile: Jhony Garcia

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Queridos amigos, les invito a la ponencia que se realizará el día 23 de Noviembre del 2014 en el Auditorio del Museo Nacional en la Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana, a las 15:00h.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tdek55M3RBU&feature=youtu.beDear friends, I would like to ask you to the Rapporteur that it will be held on 23 November of 2014 i...

Planet of Soundsystems

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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

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A great way to start research on soundsystems, or even to know where the music is concentrated.. From the "Planet of Soundsystems" website: "the first worldwide Map of Original Soundsystems. Still work in progress..."Click here to view this on the mapsengine website...https://mapsengine.google.com/maps/d/u/0/viewer?mid=z-FHHwDvg_C0.kC5U0c6yro5Q
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Ethomusicology Publications

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Author Profile: Patrick Egan

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A collection books which have been recently sent over to us from the Combined Academic Publishers. Certainly a wide variety of topics covered! A Feminist EthnomusicologyWritings on Music and GenderEllen KoskoffForeword by Suzanne Cusick   "One of the clearest overviews of the history of feminist and gender studies—in general and in t...
Author Profile: Patrick Egan

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Found this website while searching for fieldwork online. http://citiesandmemory.com/musical-field-recordings/From their website: "There’s music to be heard all over the world, and what you hear can give you many clues about life and culture in the place where you hear them. Here are some musical field recordings collected around the world." Ce...

The Doolin Book

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Author Profile: eddie Stack

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Finally my book on Doolin, Co Clare is in production. Much of the book is dedicated to the traditional music, song and dance  of the area. There is also a chapter on the storytelling tradition in the Irish language. I will post extracts here when it's due to be published.  
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    Patrick Egan says #
    A flavour of some of Eddie's other writings can be found in the fieldwork section of this site: "Irish Traditional Music: thought
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Icelandic Music

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Author Profile: Aaron Buck

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I am an orchestra teacher in Ithaca, NY and a professional violinist. I have a particular interest in Icelandic music and culture. I am working on a trip there in late March to study Icelandic music. Does anyone have an idea of how to narrow my research? I though about looking at gender equity in the Icelandic music scene.
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    Patrick Egan says #
    Also, from the same post on Facebook: Faulkner, R. 2013, Icelandic Men and Me: Sagas of Singing, Self and Everyday Life, Ashgate
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    Patrick Egan says #
    Hi Aaron, We have had some success! A reply from one Thomas Hilder notes as follows: "I would recommend consulting literature by
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