African Music; Ethnomusicology

Vol 9, No 4 (2014)

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21504/amj.v9i4

Table of Contents

Front Matter

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 9, No. 4 (2014)
 
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[i-iii][1-2]

Editorial

From the editor
 
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4-6

Articles

George Worlasi Kwasi Dor
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7-35
Damascus Kafumbe
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36-53
Austin Okigbo
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54-70
Allan Mugishagwe
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72-90
Ian Eagleson
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92-122
Francesca Inglese
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123-145

Book Reviews

Musical Instruments of the Indigenous People of South Africa. Percival R. Kirby. 2013. (1st ed. OUP 1934, repr. 1953, 2nd ed. Witwatersrand University Press 1965), 3rd ed. Witwatersrand University Press (title updated from ‘native races’ ) 159 ills., map, xxxv, 400pp.
Andrew Tracey
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A Language of Song: Journeys in the Musical World of the African Diaspora. Samuel Charters. 2009. London and Durham, NC: Duke University Press. 59 photos, index, 368pp.
Lee Watkins
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Music in Kenyan Christianity: Logooli Religious Song. Jean Ngoya Kidula. 2013. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 17 bw illus., 53 music exs, index, 312pp.
Andrew-John Bethke
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149-151
West African Drumming and Dance in North American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective. George Worlasi Kwasi Dor. 2014. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi. 60 bw photographs, appendices, glossary, bibliography, index, 304 pp.
Damascus Kafumbe
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152-154
East African Hip Hop: Youth Culture and Globalization. Mwenda Ntarangwi. 2009. Chicago: University of Illinois Press. appendix, glossary, index, 176 pp.
Luis Gimenez
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154-157
Nigerian Highlife Music. Austin ’Maro Emielu. 2013. Lagos: Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilization, index, 252 pp.
Onyee N. Nwankkpa
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Songs of the Dinka of South Sudan. 2012. Recorded by Elizabeth Achol Ajuet Deng, Simon Yak Deng Yak and Tatiana Reid. Annotated and produced by Angela Impey. 44 pp. of notes, Dinka song texts with translations into English, 5 colour photographs. 1compact disc, 20 tracks. ; Dance To The Drum Of Our Home: A Book Of Dinka Children’s Songs. 2012. Compiled by Peter Malek. Published by the compilers. 40 pp., bw illustrations, CD.
Mandy Carver
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162-163
Asante Ntahera Trumpets in Ghana: Culture, Tradition and Sound Barrage. Joseph S. Kaminski. 2012. Farnham, UK and Burlington, VT: Ashgate. CD, 37 bw ills., 27 music transcriptions, appendix, index, 226pp.
Andrew Tracey
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164-165

Contributors to this number

Contributors to this issue
 
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Subscription Information

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Resources for Music Education

New books! International Library of African Music
 
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168-175

Tracklist

TRACKLIST VOLUME 9 NUMBER 4 • 2014
 
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Back matter

Backmatter
 
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