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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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...
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 Featured
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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Dear members of Outreach Ethnomusicology, I would like to invite you to participate in an online questionnaire on 'music vitality and endangerment'. The questionnaire asks your perspectives on the level of strength and viability of a music genre of your choice. It can be accessed here: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/1629148/Music-Vitali...
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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