Yearbook for Traditional Music, Vol. 48

Guest Editors' Preface (p. xi)
Razia Sultanova and Timothy Rice

General Editor's Preface (p. xii)
Kati Szego


Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage in the Republic of Macedonia (pp. 1-24)
Velika Stojkova Serafimovska, Dave Wilson and Ivona Opetčeska Tatarčevska

Gauging Music Vitality and Viability: Three Cases from Cambodia (pp. 25-47)
Catherine Grant and Chhuon Sarin

Xeremiers de sa Calatrava, from Heydey to Unemployment: Lives Dedicated to the Mallorcan Bagpipes (pp. 48-70)
Cassandre Balosso-Bardin

Multiple Authenticities in Motion: Styles and Stances in Sikh Sabad Kīrtan (pp. 71-93)
Inderjit N. Kaur

Stories of Differentiation and Association: Narrative Identity and the Jola Ekonting (pp. 94-114)
Scott V. Linford

“The Land of Our Origin”: Music and History in the Norway–Azerbaijan Connection (pp. 115-135)
Thomas Solomon

Computer Sound Analysis of Traditional Music of Transcaucasia and Central Asia (pp. 136-145)
Violetta Yunusova and Alexander Kharuto

A Computer-based Study of Scales on the Kazakh Dombra and Kyl-kobyz (pp. 146-166)
Saule Utegalieva

Spiraling to Redefine (Dis)Ability: A Case Study in Summer Music Programming for Children (pp. 167-185)
Louise Wrazen

Negotiating the Personal and Professional: Ethnomusicologists and Uncomfortable Truths (pp. 186-203)
Rebecca S. Miller, Svanibor Pettan, Anne K. Rasmussen and Margaret Sarkissian

Book Reviews

Musical Intimacies and Indigenous Imaginaries: Aboriginal Music and Dance in Public Performance by Dueck, Byron (pp. 204-205)
Review by: John-Carlos Perea

Mississippi Fiddle Tunes and Songs from the 1930s by Bolick, Harry, and Stephen T. Austin (pp. 206-207)
Review by: Deborah Justice

Italian Birds of Passage: The Diaspora of Neapolitan Musicians in New York by Frasca, Simona (pp. 208-210)
Review by: Joseph Sciorra

Steady Steady: The Life and Music of Seaman Dan by Dan, Henry “Seaman” and Karl Neuenfeldt (pp. 210-212)
Review by: Gabriel Solis

Performing Arts in Postmodern Bali: Changing Interpretations, Founding Traditions by Stepputat, Kendra (pp. 212-214)
Review by: Lawrence Ross

Spinning Mambo into Salsa: Caribbean Dance in Global Commerce by McMains, Juliet (pp. 214-216)
Review by: Sarah Town

Hip Hop Ukraine: Music, Race, and African Migration by Helbig, Adriana (pp. 216-218)
Review by: Maurice Mengel

Audio Reviews


Ghana Muntie: Recordings from the GBC Gramophone Library and Radio Ghana 1947 to 1962 (p. 219)
Review by: Steven Feld

North America

Bellows and Bows: Historic Recordings of Traditional Fiddle and Accordion Music from across Canada(pp. 220-221)
Review by: Peter Toner

Douglastown: Musique et chanson de la Gaspésie / Music and song from the Gaspé Coast (pp. 221-222)
Review by: Colin Quigley

Songs My Mother Taught Me (pp. 222-223)
Review by: Willie R. Collins

South Asia

¡Canta con Venezuela! / Sing with Venezuela! (p. 223)
Review by: Katrin Lengwinat

East Asia

Musajan Rozi: The Korla Diaries (pp. 223-225)
Review by: Rachel Harris

Tsar Teh-yun (1905–2007), maître du qin / Master Tsar, The Art of the Qin (pp. 225-227)
Review by: Tsan-Huang Tsai

Japon: Gagaku: Ensemble Ono / Japan: Gagaku: Ono Ensemble (p. 227)
Review by: Steven G. Nelson

West Asia

From Her Father's House: Iraqi Jewish and Arabic Song (p. 228)
Review by: Anne Van Oostrum

Vemen vestu zingen, vemen? Leibu Levin Performs in Yiddish: Select Archival Recordings from Bukovina, USSR and Israel (pp. 228-229)
Review by: Hankus Netsky

Or Haganuz: Gems of Ashkenazi Hazzanut and Yiddish Songs Revived (pp. 229-230)
Review by: Hankus Netsky


Marit Steinsrud and Stein Villa: Kammersmusikk (pp. 230-231)
Review by: Ragnheidur Olafsdottir

Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690–1840: The Music (p. 231)
Review by: Daithí Kearney


Chelitakl: Ongeatel Tekoi er a Belau er a Angaramong / Frühe Tonbandaufnahmen aus Palau / Early Reel-to-Reel Recordings from Palau; Sound Memories of Past Palau: Music in Belau 1965–1966; 15 Favorite Japanese-Influenced Palauan Songs / Derrebechesiil (pp. 232-233)
Review by: Brian Diettrich

Jardiwanpa Yawulya: Warlpiri Women's Songs from Yuendumu (pp. 234-235)
Review by: Elizabeth Mackinlay

Film/Video Reviews

1 Mart'tan öncesi, 1 Mart'tan sonrası [Before March 1st, After March 1st]: The Life and Music of Mansur Bildik(pp. 236-238)
Review by: Irene Markoff

Zurkhaneh—The House of Strength: Music and Martial Arts of Iran (pp. 238-240)
Review by: Liselotte Sels

Itako: Nakamura Take by Kojima Tomiko, Komoda Haruko, Sawai Kuniyuki, Sumi Miyako, and Nakayama Ichiro (pp. 240-241)
Review by: Alison Tokita

Website Reviews

Archiv für die Musik Afrikas / African Music Archives (AMA) (pp. 242-243)
Review by: Ana Cristina Almeida

Turkish Music Portal (pp. 243-244)
Review by: Hande Sağlam

Apsara Media for Intercultural Education (pp. 244-245)
Review by: Sean Norton

MIMO. Musical Instruments Museum Online (pp. 246-247)
Review by: Gisa Jähnichen

Music Vitality & Endangerment (pp. 247-249)
Review by: Heather Sparling

Sound Futures: Sustaining Music, Engaging Communities (pp. 249-250)
Review by: Jonathan P. J. Stock

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