Ethnomusicology: A Research and Information Guide / Edition 2

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Ethnomusicology: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography to books, recordings, videos, and websites in the field of ethnomusicology. The book is divided into two parts. Part One is organized by resource type in categories of greatest concern to students and scholars. It includes handbooks and guides; encyclopedias and dictionaries; indexes and bibliographies; journals; media sources; and archives. It also offers annotated entries on the basic literature of ethnomusicological history and research. Part Two provides a list of current publications in the field that are widely used by ethnomusicologists. Multiply indexed, this book serves as an excellent tool for librarians, researchers, and scholars in sorting through the massive amount of new material that has appeared in the field over the last decades.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415879774
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/13/2011
  • Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 472
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Meet the Author

Jennifer C. Post is Assistant Professor of Music at Middlebury College; she has previously served as a Music Librarian and continues to hold the title of the Curator of the Helen Hartness Flanders Ballad Collection at Middlebury. She compiles the "Current Bibliography" and "Current Theses and Dissertations" lists published tri-yearly in the journal Ethnomusicology. She is the author of numerous articles for music encyclopedias and journals.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I Reference and Information Sources 19

I Research Guides and Links to Online Information 21

Topical Research Guides in Music and Dance 22

General Studies in Music and Dance 22

Jazz and Popular Music 24

Music Education and Music Therapy 26

Topical Research Guides in Other Subject Areas 26

Anthropology and Ethnography 26

Media and Cultural Studies 28

Research Guides: Regional Resources 28

Africa 28

Europe 29

Latin America and the Caribbean 30

North America 30

Online Information Guides 31

II Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks 33

Topical Encyclopedias and Dictionaries in Music and Dance 34

General Music and Dance Sources 34

Blues, Country, and Folk Music 37

Jazz 38

Musical Instruments 39

Popular Music 40

Regional Encyclopedias and Dictionaries in Music 41

African Music 41

Asian Music 42

European Music 43

Latin American and Caribbean Music 44

North American Music 44

Pacific Island and Australian Music 45

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries in Related Disciplines 46

General 46

Anthropology and Sociology 47

Cultural Studies 49

Folklore 50

Gender Studies 51

Geography 52

Philosophy 53

Popular Culture 53

Race and Ethnicity 54

Religion 54

Theater 55

Regional Encyclopedias and Dictionaries 56

Africa and the African Diaspora 56

Asia 56

Europe 59

Latin America and the Caribbean 60

North America 60

Pacific Islands and Australia 64

Handbooks: Topics in Music 65

Medical Ethnomusicology 65

Music Education 65

Music Psychology 66

Musical Instruments 66

Handbooks: Other Topics 67

Cultural Studies 67

Fieldwork 67

Filmmaking 68

III Bibliographies, Discographies, and Videographics 69

Topical Bibliographies in Music and Dance 72

Dance 72

Gender and Music 73

Jazz and Blues 74

Jewish Music 75

Popular Music 75

Religion and Music 76

Sound Engineering 77

Regional Music Bibliographies 77

General 77

African Music 77

Asian Music 78

European Music 80

Latin American and Caribbean Music 82

North American Music 84

Pacific Island and Australian Music 86

Topical Discographies 86

Regional Discographies 87

European Music 87

Latin American Music 88

North American Music 88

Pacific Island and Australian Music 89

Filmographies and Videographies 90

IV Indexing and Abstracting Tools 92

Indexes: Arts and Humanities 93

General 93

Dance and Music 94

History 95

Religion 95

Indexes: Social Sciences 95

General 95

Anthropology and Sociology 96

Gender Studies 98

Regional Indexes 98

Africa 98

Asia 99

Europe 99

Latin America and the Caribbean 100

North America 100

Dissertations 101

Part II Sources for Research and Study 103

V Journals and Other Serial Publications 105

Journals in Music 106

Ethnomusicology 106

Folk Music 108

Gender and Music 109

Jazz and Blues 109

Music Education 110

Musicology, Organology, and Music Theory 110

Popular Music 112

Regional Music 113

Journals in Other Disciplines 116

Anthropology 116

Cultural Studies 117

Dance 118

Folklore 118

Popular Culture 120

Theater 120

Regional 121

VI Audio Recordings 122

Record Companies 125

Audio Recordings: General 136

Regional Audio Recordings 137

Africa 137

Asia 153

Europe 172

Latin America and the Caribbean 179

North America 185

Pacific Islands and Australia 190

VII Film and Video Recordings 193

Digital Video Resources on Musical Topics 193

Video Recordings: General and Cross-Cultural Subjects and Series 198

Regional Film and Video Recordings 203

Africa 203

Asia 213

Europe 229

Latin America and the Caribbean 234

North America 246

Pacific Islands and Australia 261

Major Video and Film Distributors 263

VIII Recent Books 268

Ethnomusicology and tire Publishing Industry 269

General and Cross-Cultural Studies 271

Topical studies 302

Dance 302

Education and Teaching 304

Fieldwork 311

Gender and Music 311

Popular Music 314

Geographic regions 320

Africa 320

Asia 335

Europe 366

Latin America and the Caribbean 377

North America 398

Pacific Islands and Australia 418

Name Index 425

Subject Index 449

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