African Music; Ethnomusicology

Vol 7, No 3 (1996)

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21504/amj.v7i3

Table of Contents

Front Matter

African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 7, No. 3 (1996)
 
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[i-iii][1-2]

Articles

Gerhard Kubik
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3-10
Maurice Djenda
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11-20
Tiago de Oliveira Pinto
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21-29
Dave Dargie
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30-43
Christopher Ballantine
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44-51
Lara Allen
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52-59
Moya Aliya Malamusi
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60-66
Robin Wells
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67-75

Book Reviews

THE SOUL OF MBIRA TWENTY YEARS ON:A RETROSPECT, Part 1: THE SOUL OF MBIRA: MUSIC AND TRADITIONS OF THE SHONA PEOPLE OF ZIMBABWE, by Paul Berliner, Univ. of Chicago Press, Chicago and London, 1994 (first published Univ. of California Press, Berkeley, 1978), 312pp, illustrations, transcriptions, appendices, index.
Keith Goddard
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76-90
THE SOUL OF MBIRA TWENTY YEARS ON:A RETROSPECT, Part 2: THE SOUL OF MBIRA: MUSIC AND TRADITIONS OF THE SHONA PEOPLE OF ZIMBABWE, by Paul Berliner, Univ. of Chicago Press, Chicago and London, 1994 (first published Univ. of California Press, Berkeley, 1978), 312pp, illustrations, transcriptions, appendices, index.
John M. Chernoff
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90-95
MASKED MEN DANCING AND THE LORDSHIP OVER LAND: a review essay - MAKISINYAU MAPIKO: MASKENTRADITIONEN IN BANTU-SPRACHIGEN AFRIKA, by Gerhard Kubik, Munchen: Trickster Verlag, 1993.
G.T. Nurse
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96-102
MALAWIAN MUSIC: A FRAMEWORK FOR ANALYSIS, Gerhard Kubik, assisted by Moya Aliya Malamusi, Lidiya Malamusi and Donald Kachamba, Centre for Social Research and Department for Fine and Performing Arts, Chancellor College, University of Malawi, Zomba, 1987.
G.T. Nurse
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103
WEST AFRIKA: MUSIKGESCHICHTE IN BILDERN, by Gerhard Kubik, VEB Deutscher Verlag fur Musik, Leipzig, 1989, Band I, Musikethnologie, Lieferung 11, ed. Werner Bachmann, 222pp, illustrations, appendix, bibliography.
Veit Erlmann
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104-105
EXTENSIONEN AFR1KANISCHER KULTUREN IN BRASILIEN, by Gerhard Kubik, Alano, Edition Herodot, Aachen, 1991, German text.
G.T. Nurse
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105-108
MARABI NIGHTS: EARLY SOUTH AFRICAN JAZZ AND VAUDEVILLE, by Cristopher Ballantine, Ravan Press, Johannesburg, 1993, 1 l6pp, with cassette.
Lara Allen
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109-110
WEST AFRICAN POP ROOTS, by John Collins, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, 1992. - AFRICA O-YE!: A CELEBRATION OF AFRICAN MUSIC, by Graeme Ewens, Da Capo Press, New York, 1991. - BREAKOUT: PROFILES IN AFRICAN RHYTHM, by Gary Stewart, University of Chicago Press, 1992.
Kazadi wa Mukuna
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111-115
AFRICAN MUSIC: A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO THE TRADITIONAL, POPULAR, ART, AND LITURGICAL MUSICS OF SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, by John Gray, Greenwood Press, New York, 1991, xii + 499pp, 3 appendixes, 4 indexes.
Veit Erlmann
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116-117
AFRICAN MUSIC: A PAN-AFRICAN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, by Carol Lems-Dworkin, Hans Zell Publishers, London, 1991, xvii + 382pp, 2 indexes.
Andrew Tracey
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117
MUSIC IN HUMAN LIFE: ANTHROPOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES ON MUSIC, by John E. Kaemmer, University of Texas Press, 1993, ISBN 0 292 74314 9, 245pp, b/w plates, musical examples, diagrams, glossary, index.
Jaco Kruger
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117-119
A HANDBOOK OF MUSICAL AND OTHER SOUND-PRODUCING INSTRUMENTS FROM EQUATORIAL GUINEA AND GABON, by Åke Norborg, Musikmuseets, Stockholm, No 16, 1989, pp.469.
Andrea Meyer
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119-121
MAKING MUSIC: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS IN ZIMBABWE PAST AND PRESENT, by Claire Jones, Academic Books, Harare, 1992, 183pp, photos, transcriptions, diagrams.
Keith Goddard
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121-122
SOSIO-ETNIESE DANSE VAN DIE VENDA VROU, by Cora Bumett-van Tonder, HAUM, Pretoria, 1987, 155pp, 62 line drawings, 23 colour plates, music and dance transcriptions, Tshivenda glossary, index, Afrikaans text.
Jaco Kruger
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122-124
LIEDER IN ERZÄHLUNGEN DER BULSA: EINE MUSIKETHNOLOGISCHE UNTERSUCHUNG, by Ulrika Blanc, Forschungen zu Sprachen und Kulturen Afrikas, Band 3, LIT Verlag, Munster und Hamburg, 1993.
G.T. Nurse
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124-125
JUKWAA LA TAARAB — ZANZIBAR, by Issa Mgana, Mediafrica Books, Helsinki 1991, 10lpp, photos, charts, song texts, KiSwahili text.
Janet Topp-Fargion
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125-129
MYTH, RITUAL AND KINGSHIP IN BUGANDA, by Benjamin C. Ray, Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford, 1991,239pp., illus., photos.
Gerhard Kubik
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129-132
ZENTRALAFRIKA: MUSIKGESCHICHTE IN BILDERN, by Jos Gansemans and Barbara Schmidt-Wrenger, VEB Deutscher Verlag fur Musik, Leipzig, 1986, Band I, Musikethnologie, Lieferung 9, 210 pages, 238 pictures (partly in colour), map, musical transcriptions and other text illustrations, ISBN 3-370-00150-0.
Gerhard Kubik
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132-129
CAPOEIRA, SAMBA, CANDOMBLÉ: AFRO-BRASILIANISCHE MUSIK IM RECÔNCAVO, BAHIA, by Tiago de Oliveira Pinto, Staatliche Museen Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Veröffentlichungen des Museums für Völkerkunde Berlin, Neue Folge 52, Abteilung Musikethnologie VII), Berlin, 1991, 264pp., ill., bibl., index.
Veit Erlmann
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135-136
THREE KILOS OF COFFEE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY, by Manu Dibango, in collaboration with Danielle Rouard, translated by Beth G. Raps, Univ. of Chicago Press, Chicago and London, 1994, 146pp, index, discography, photographs.
John M. Chernoff
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137-142
AFRICAN STARS: STUDIES IN BLACK SOUTH AFRICAN PERFORMANCE, by Veit Erlmann, Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology, edited by Philip V. Bohlman and Bruno Nettl.) Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1991, xxi plus 214 pp., music examples, photos, bibliography, index.
David Rycroft
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137-145
SHABA DIARY: A TRIP TO REDISCOVER THE 'KATANGA' GUITAR STYLES AND SONGS OF THE 1950s AND '60s, by John Low, Acta Ethnologica et Linguistica Nr.54, Ed. Engelbert Stiglmayr, Series Musicologica 4 Series Africana 16, Wien-Fohrenau, 1982. Co-eds: Franz Fodermayr, Anna Hohenwart-Gerlachstein, Gerhard Kubik, 125 pp., photo, music examples, bibliography, discography.
David Rycroft
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145-147
DANIEL KACHAMBA MEMORIAL CASSETTE, ed. Mitchell Strumpf, with commentary booklet, 26pp, by Gerhard Kubik, University of Malawi, Zomba, 1992.
G.T. Nurse
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147-148
"ROOTS OF RHYTHM: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS OF EAST AFRICA", video with booklet, Jacaranda Designs Ltd, Nairobi, 1995.
Andrew Tracey
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148
ORIGINS OF THE POPULAR STYLE: THE ANTECEDENTS OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY POPULAR MUSIC, by Peter van der Merwe, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1989, pp.352.
Christine Lucia
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148-151

Notes and News

Lesotho Academy of Arts
 
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