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I have analyzed the musical repertory of this tiny Brahman village, and compared it with that of Trinidad in my book Music of Hindu Trinidad: Student involvement is the etnomusicology to a successful world music class.

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Shortly thereafter I met my husband. John Hopkins University Press, Western Approaches in Ethnomusicology. Music and Culture in Bhojpuri-Speaking India.

Review, Singing with Sai Baba: And from series editor Bruno Nettl: A Case Study from North India. But problems soon arose. As is true of most ethnomusicologists of my generation, I came to the field late, only hearing of this speciality well into my graduate studies.


One task was to determine how the new ethnomusicology material from the instrument and American dictionaries could be incorporated into the 7th edition of the main volume dictionary while maintaining a rational balance between Western and non-Western material in the Grove tradition. Ethnomusiclogy am preparing a prototype CD-ROM for world music instruction, a complicated and daunting project, yet extremely promising for rewarding student participation with added information and understanding and pleasure.

Since then I have made it my business to keep abreast of the continuing development ethnmousicology pedagogical resources.

Additionally my collection includes over hours of interview material. In Mauritius, independent sincea remote Indian Ocean island setting with a post-colonial French ambience has fostered a different repertory of traditional Bhojpuri song than in Trinidad.

Open to the public Book; Illustrated English Show 0 more libraries InI won a graduate research assistantship in the music education program at Syracuse University and, later, an all-expenses-paid studentship at The Ohio State University.

Anthony Hall Professorship for innovative teaching, particularly for work with computers in the classroom hyper-media. For the unit ethnomusicoloty Africa I have had success with interactive work with the students clapping exercises setting out time lines, etc.


The Music of India. I edited articles, wrote articles, and conducted research in the British Library.

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Mehta Indian Musicological Society, Bombay. Edited by Thomas J. Her multimedia approach is most effective. Campbell; Folksongs and Folklore.


The Musical Portrait of a. In northeastern India, the marriage system is caste endogamous and village exogamous, that is to say, a woman always marries a man of the same caste but from a different village.

Ernest Sanders and 20th-century analysis with Profs. Dying to Better Themselves: Introduction to Ethnomusicology seminar for upper level. Henry, Journal of American Ethnology Spring University of the West Indies Press, Livingston helne a recent postcard from Ludlow Castle, Shropshire. Historical and Regional Studies are both based on field work and present information not previously available, from primary sources around the world.