Sounding Board in 2020 / Welcoming Our New Editors

As the managing editor of the Sounding Board, I would like to say: happy new year! We are excited to continue to provide a platform for a variety of voices from throughout the world of ethnomusicology in 2020. Over the last few months, we've gone through a few staff changes, and so the new editorial team is listed below. If you're thinking about submitting to the Sounding Board, please review the submission guidelines here



Sounding Board Managing Editor: Lucas Avidan (

Book Reviews: Max Nikol (

From the Archives: Maureen Russell (

Bring the Noise: Alec Norkey (

Historical Perspectives: Edwin Porras (

Crossing Borders: Andrea Decker (

Space is the Place: Alfredo Rivera (







"Sounding Board" is intended as a space for scholars to publish thoughts and observations about their current work. These postings are not peer reviewed and do not reflect the opinion of Ethnomusicology Review. We support the expression of controversial opinions, and welcome civil discussion about them. We do not, however, tolerate overt discrimination based on race, sex, gender, sexual orientation, or religion, and reserve the right to remove posts that we feel might offend our readers.