African Music; Ethnomusicology

Vol 8, No 1 (2007)

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21504/amj.v8i1

Table of Contents

Front Matter

African Music, Vol. 8, No. 1 (2007)
 
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Editorial

From the Editor
 
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4-5

Articles

Uta Reuster-Jahn
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6-20
Gerhard Kubik
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21-35
Jaco Kruger
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36-59
Dave Dargie
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60-81
Emmanuelle Olivier
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82-111

Book Reviews

The World of South African Music: A Reader. Lucia, Christine, editor. 2005. Cambridge Scholars press: Newcastle, UK. Includes List of musical Examples (xii- xiv), a List of Illustrations (xv-xvi), References, a List of Sources and an Index, 368 pp.
Lee Watkins
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Journey of Song: Public Life and Morality in Cameroon. Clare A. Ignatowski. 2006. Bloomington: Indiana University press. xv. 223 pp., 36 black and white photographs, maps, bibliography, index.
Brian Shrag
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Baakisimba: Gender in the Music and Dance of the Baganda People of Uganda. Sylvia A. Nannyonga-Tamusuza, 2005. 294 pp., 13 figures, 19 plates. New York: Routledge (Current Research in Ethnomusicology Series). Jennifer C. post, series editor.
Jaco Kruger
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116-118
Updating the San: Image and Reality of an African People in the 21st Century. Robert Hitchcock, Kazunobu Ikeya, Megan Biesele and Richard Lee, editors. 2006. Senri Ethnological Studies no. 70, Osaka, Japan: National Museum of Ethnonology. ISSN 03876004; ISBN 4-901 906-43-7 C3039. v. 304 pp., maps, figures.
Carol Muller
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Masters of the Sabar: Wolof Griot Percussionists of Senegal. 2007. Patricia Tang. Philedelphia: Temple University press. xiv, 209 pp., 36 illustrations and transcriptions, glossary, bibliography, discography, index, CD (African Soundscapes Series). Gregory Barz, (series editor).
Geoffrey Tracey
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120-122
Beyond Exoticism: Western Music and the World. Taylor, Timothy D. 2007. Durham: Duke University Press. xv, 304 pp., 16 illustrations, notes, bibliography, index.
Lee Watkins
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122-127
Worksongs. Ted Gioia. 2006. Durham and London: Duke University Press. 350 pp., notes, recommended listening, bibliography, index.
Rick Van Heerden
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127-129

CD Reviews

The Collection of Father Franz Mayr: Zulu Recordings 1908. Sound documents from the phonogrammarchiv of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. The complete historical collections 1899-1950. Series 10. Dietrich Schuller, general editor. Phonogrammarchiv der Osterreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften OAW CD 25, 2007. ISBN 978-3-7001-3827-3. Two audio CDs, one CD-ROM with 64 page booklet.
Janet Topp Fargion
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Poetry and Languid Charm, 2007: Swahili Music From Tanzania and Kenya - From the 1920s to the 1950s. Topic Records Ltd. - TSCD 936. Compiled by Janet Topp Fargion, Curator, World and Traditional Music Section, British Library Sound Archive. One compact disc. Booklet (15 pp.) with notes by Janet Topp Fargion and photographs.
Boudina McConnachie
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132-134

DVD Reviews

Hip-Hop Colony. DVD. Michael Wanguhu, director, 2007. Chatsworth, CA: Emerge Media Group.
Andrew Eisenburg
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Contributors to this number

Contributors to this issue
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Back matter

Back Matter
 
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Tracks

Track 1
Artists Various
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