Ethnography List Music 3600-01 World Music Professor Cathy Clayton The following list is includes possible ethnographies

written by noted ethnomusicologists. The items will be available on reserve at either the Marriot Library or the McKay Music Library. You may also be able to find some of these through used book sources. Assignment: Please read one of the ethnographies listed below and write a 2-3 page paper answering the following questions. Briefly describe the ethnography. Who is the ethnography about? From what point of view is the ethnography written? Do you feel the author was biased in any way? Describe the music and its impact on this particular society? Give at least one specific example. Do you understand this society better after reading about its music? Why? Please compose a well-written essay. Take time to proof-read it for grammar and sentence structure. Don’t worry about answering the above questions in order or in any kind of list form. Just use these to construct your reaction to the book. Booth, Gregory D. 2008. Behind the Curtain: Making Music in Mumbai's Film Studios. Oxford University Press. Bohlman, Philip. 2008 Jewish Music and Modernity. Oxford University Press. Dudley, Shannon. 2007. Music from Behind the Bridge: Steelband Aesthetics and Politics in Trinidad and Tobago. Oxford University Press. Madrid, Alejandro 2008. L. Nor-tec Rifa! Electronic Dance Music from Tijuana to the World. Oxford University Press.

Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society. Ritual. Kay 1998. Feld. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Leary. Kay Kaufman. and HipHop Culture in New York. Seeger. and Falasha History. 1986. 1987. Shelemay. 2006. Why Suya Sing: A Musical Anthropology of an Amazonian People. 2009. Joseph G. Poetics and Song in Kaluli Expression. James P. B-Girls. Shelemay. 1994. Music. Let Jasmine Rain Down: Song and Remembrance among Syrian Jews. Lila. A Song of Longing: An Ethiopian Journey. . 2008 Polkabilly: How the Goose Island Ramblers Redefined American Folk Music. Lassiter. Anthony. 1994. Berkeley: University of California Press. Luke Eric. Timothy. Oxford University Press. University of Chicago Press. Balkan Fascination: Creating an Alternative Music Culture in America. University of Chicago Press. Rice. May it Fill Your Soul: Experiencing Bulgarian Music. Abu-Lughod. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Foundation: B-Boys. 1990. Kay Kaufman. Oxford University Press. Oxford University Press. 1986. Shelemay. The Power of Kiowa Song: A Collaborative Ethnography. Schloss. Steven. Sound and Sentiment: Birds Weeping.Mirjana Lausevic. Cambridge University Press. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press. Tucson: University of Arizona Press.

Songs of the Free: Music and the Vietnamese Refugee Experience. Judith. 1980. Manuel H. Patricia Shehan. Qureshi. Daniel. 1973. Oxford University Press. Paredes. Americo. 1971) Pena. Helen. Austin: University of Texas Press. 2008 Time in Indian Music: Rhythm Metre. Oxford University Press. Adelaida. McDowell. Austin: University of Texas Press.Clayton. Regula Burckhardt 1986. Songs in Their Heads: Music and Its Meaning in Children’s Lives. Myers. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Neuman. John. 1999. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. Sufi Music of India and . Blacking. Songs of the Caged. and Form in North Indian Rag Performance. University of Chicago Press. 1985. The Ballad Tradition of Mexico’s Costa Chica. Vander. 1988 Songprints: The Musical Experience of Five Shoshone Women. 2000. How Musical Is Man? Seattle: University of Washington Press. The Life of Music in North India: The organization of an Artistic Tradition. Philadelphia: Temple University Press. John H. Campbell. 1998. Urbana: University of Illinois Press. 1958. Reyes. “With His Pistol in His Hand”: A Border Ballad and Its Hero. Martin. 1988 Music of Hindu Trinidad: Songs from the Indian Diaspora. (Reprinted ed. The Texas-Mexican Conjunto: History of a Working Class Music.

Pakistan: Sound. University of Chicago Press. Engendering Song: Singing and Subjectivity at Prespa Albanian Weddings. Seize the Dance: BaAka Musical Life and the Ethnography of Performance. Jane. Waxer. Lise. Christopher. 2002. The City of Musical Memory: Salsa. Stone. Moving Away from Silence: Music of the Peruvian Altiplano and the Experience of Urban Migration. 1979. University of Chicago Press. University of Chicago Press. 1988 Dried Millet Breaking: Time. Thomas 2000. Chernoff. Turino. and Popular Culture in Cali. Nationalists. Ruth. 1990. Colombia. Oxford University Press. and Popular Music in Zimbabwe. University of Chicago Press. Kisliuk Michelle. "Mediterranean Israeli Music and the Politics of the Aesthetic" by Amy Horowitz
 . Words and Song in the Woi Epic of the Kpelle. African Rhythm and African Sensibility. University of Chicago Press. 1998. John Miller. Cambridge University Press. Context and Meaning in Qawwali. Juju: A Social History and Ethnography of an African Popular Music. Record Grooves. Middletown. Sugarman. 1997. Turino. CT: Wesleyan University Press. Cosmopolitans. Waterman. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Thomas.

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