Pacific Review of Ethnomusicology, Volume 13 (2008)

Sounding Board

Augusta Read Thomas, a New Music composer, was commissioned by the legendary Berlin Philharmonic to write an orchestral piece. Upon her arrival for the premiere in Germany, she held a press...

Featured Articles

Biography Achiri Karl Haas is a percussionist, ethnomusicologist, and teacher splitting his time between Boston, MA and his adopted home of Burlington, VT. He has presented his...
Biography Ben Harbert is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of California, Los Angeles and received a Bachelor of Arts in music and anthropology from Wesleyan University. He has...
Biography Brian Hogan is an ethnomusicologist, drummer, and percussionist currently pursuing a PhD in ethnomusicology at the University of California, Los Angeles. His research...
Biography Jason Schenker was a composition student in the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music when he undertook a study of the music of Sumba as part of a semester abroad program...

Reviews

While many agree on the importance of interdisciplinary projects, it is rare to see one as wide ranging and ambitious as Adam Krims' latest book, Music and Urban Geography (2007). In this work, Krims...
Amanda J. Weidman’s Singing the Classical, Voicing the Modern: The Postcolonial Politics of Music in South India is an incisive account of the development of South Indian classical (Karnatic)...

Editorial & Advisory Boards

Editors
Chloe Coventry
Beto González
Jesse Ruskin

Advisors
Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje
A. J. Racy

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