African Music; Ethnomusicology

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

African Music (ISSN 0065-4019) is an annual, peer reviewed, accredited, academic journal established in 1954 by Hugh Tracey, founder of the International Library of African Music. The journal publishes original articles, not previously published, pertaining to contextualized studies of African music and related arts. Since it was re-launched in 2007 it features a CD compilation of audio examples illustrating the articles in each edition, which generally consists of field recordings from the article authors' research.

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African Music, volume 13 (3) now available

 
African Music, Volume 10 (3), is now available. The content of the journal is as follows: ‘In a world of their own: Memory and Identity in the Fishing Songs of a Migrant Ewe community in Ghana, by Eric Debrah Otchere, ‘Yet none with truer fervour sing’: Coronation Song and the (De)colonization of African Choral Composition, by Christine Lucia, Approaches to the Adaptation of Shona Ngoma styles in Zimbabwean Popular Music by Vimbai Chamisa, Meter, Feel and Phrasing in West African Bell Patterns: The example of Asante Kete from Ghana by Ben Paulding, Guided Syncretism: Repackaging Badagry-Ogu Music in the Context of Lagos’ Postcolonial Modernity by Joseph Kunnuji, The Buzz Aesthetic and Mande Music: Acoustic Masks and the Technology of Enchantment by Merlyn Driver, Knowledge Transfer: Indigenous African Music in the South African Music Curriculum by Mandy Carver, “Creative Ethnomusicology” and African Art Music: A close musical reading of Wood and Clay, Kundi Dreams and Umrhube Geeste by Anthony Caplan, by Jeffrey Brukman.  
Posted: 2018-01-10
 
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Vol 10, No 3 (2017): African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

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Table of Contents

Front Matter

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 10, No. 3 (2017)
 
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Editorial

From the editor
 
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4-6

Articles

Eric Debrah Otchere
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7-22
Christine Lucia
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23-44
Vimbai Chamisa
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45-61
Ben Paulding
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62-78
Joseph Kunnuji
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79-94
Merlyn Driver
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95-117
Mandy Carver
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119-141
Jeffrey Brukman
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142-163

Book Reviews

Diane Thram
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164-166
Luis Gimenez Amoros
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165-170
Cecilia Durojaye
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170-173
Diane Thram
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173-175
Boudina McConnachie
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175-177

Contributors to this number

Contributors to this issue
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178-179

Subscription Information

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180

New Publication

First International Bow Music Conference Proceedings
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181

Resources for Music Education

Understanding African music -- Listen and learn: music made easy -- For future generations: Hugh Tracey and the International Library of African Music -- Sound of Africa -- Music of Africa -- Historical recordings by Hugh Tracey -- ILAM and Ubuntu Publishing -- The Dhow Countries Music Academy: Zanzibar
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182-189

Tracklist

TRACKLIST VOLUME 10 NUMBER 3 • 2017
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Tracks

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Back matter

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