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The Journal of Musicology. 2016; 332232–269 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2016.33.2.232
Published: 01 April 2016
... behind the Iron Curtain. The Polish case study provides a model for the study of music and political activism that brings together history, sound, and music studies, and prompts a broader examination of listening, singing, and collective action. In their immediate wake, the successful protests stimulated...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2016; 33192–116 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2016.33.1.92
Published: 01 January 2016
...David K. Blake By examining folk music activities connecting students and local musicians during the early 1960s at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, this article demonstrates how university geographies and musical landscapes influence musical activities in college towns. The...
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Journal of Musicology. 2020; 372231–266 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.2.231
Published: 11 May 2020
... performers.59 The musi- cal groups organized by the Union likewise spanned the wide geographic scope of the diaspora with operations across the Soviet republics (fig. 2).60 By heading the Union s musical activities, Lissa left a position of minor political significance in Uzbekistan for one that aimed to...
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Journal of Musicology. 2020; 372158–196 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.2.158
Published: 11 May 2020
... multifaceted, contextually contingent concepts in postwar music criticism. They bore not only music-stylistic but also psychological, national, and racial implications, thus serving as important mechanisms through which critics could engage music in broader cultural and political debates. Even as critics...
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Journal of Musicology. 2020; 372123–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.2.123
Published: 11 May 2020
..., www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/ JM.2020.37.2.123 hawkers were an active and ubiquitous element of the city s economy, and their cries at times melodious, at times raucous formed a distinct part of Paris s everyday soundscape. Paris s hawkers began to face hard times...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 3711–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.1
Published: 01 January 2020
... rural settings, or the roma, or (at the very least) male rock bands or bards through the lens of politics, resistance, identity, and/or power (etc.) might be welcome with open arms. A scholar, such as myself, who strayed from the path, whose work was marked by attention to nonnormative sexualities...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37194–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.94
Published: 01 January 2020
...), 170. All translations are my own unless otherwise noted. 2 Annegret Fauser, La guerre en dentelles: Women and the Prix de Rome in French Cultural Politics, Journal of the American Musicological Society 51 (1998): 83 129, at 89. 94 The Journal of Musicology, Vol. 37, Issue 1, pp. 94 121, ISSN 0277...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37139–50 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.39
Published: 01 January 2020
... Maharashtra: Musical Fragments of Nationalist Politics (PhD diss., University of Illinois, 2004); Schultz, Singing a Hindu Nation: Marathi Devotional Performance and Nationalism (New York: Oxford University Press, 2013); Schultz, The Afterlives of Publishing: Christian Texts for Indian Jewish Song, Acta...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37133–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.33
Published: 01 January 2020
... turn generate the questions that demand atten- tion and funding. Indeed the most sophisticated and decolonial ver- sions of ethnomusicological research practice as I see them, once derided as unscholarly applied ethnomusicology, are now often indis- tinguishable from activism and politically...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2020; 37163–93 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2020.37.1.63
Published: 01 January 2020
... Musical Work: The Transcendental Studies of Liszt (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003). 5 Karen Leistra-Jones, Staging Authenticity: Joachim, Brahms, and the Politics of Werktreue Performance, Journal of the American Musicological Society 66 (2013): 397 436, at 399. 6 Michel Foucault...
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Journal of Musicology. 2015; 322198–245 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2015.32.2.198
Published: 01 April 2015
...), xxi. Romano interprets the document within fifteenth-century reuland 203 A repertory of occasional motets develops the notion that the voice, imagined in musical terms, could activate the political and spiritual ideals of the state, with the doge at its center.8 The two motets examined in this essay...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364498–522 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.498
Published: 01 October 2019
... repertory of chant was formed in coordination with prayers, readings, and sermons. All of this speaks to deliberate composition by Isidore, Leander, and their colleagues rather than to the writing down of a long-standing oral tradition. Gregory surely knew about this activity in Spain. Is it likely that...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364464–497 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.464
Published: 01 October 2019
... performances, this article demonstrates how music was used to humanize the cosmonauts and promote a new personal ethics—one that prized approachability and humility alongside heroism and bravery. The divergent ways that composers and performers celebrated Gagarin and Tereshkova reveal a complex politics of...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 364401–436 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.4.401
Published: 01 October 2019
... magnetic recording at material, historical, and conceptual levels.3 Studies in this collection and elsewhere trace the role of cassette tapes in particular a participatory format that is easy to circulate but difficult to regulate in the formation of new social and political consciousness in the second...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 363295–330 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.3.295
Published: 01 July 2019
...Mary Ellen Ryan The return of the Florentine republic (1527–30) ushered in a tense period of political upheaval. As the city faced an imperial siege and bouts of famine and plague, the government promoted a vibrant spiritual program to combat dangers to its independence. The motet flourished within...
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Journal of Musicology. 2019; 363261–294 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.3.261
Published: 01 July 2019
... investigation earlier pursued by chant scholars, such as Helmut Hucke.13 More recently the rise of memory studies has promised 10 Andreas Huyssen, Present Pasts: Urban Palimpsests and the Politics of Memory (California: Stanford University Press, 2003), ch. 1 ( Present Pasts: Media, Politics, Amnesia 21. 11 The...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 362228–260 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.2.228
Published: 01 April 2019
... 1972) argued polemically that there had never been any Incan music in Ecuador. Nevertheless, such narratives rarely progressed beyond the discursive sphere; much of the music written by these composers went unperformed, owing to the coun- try s continuously unstable political and economic circumstances...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 36196–129 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.96
Published: 01 January 2019
... only gave him strength, social and political authority, and creative energy, Maximenkov writes about Khrennikov s activities in the mid-1950s.38 Evidence indicates that, earlier, Khrennikov suffered a nervous break- down when his colleagues, seeking payback for his denunciations of their compositions...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 3611–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.1
Published: 01 January 2019
... second origins is elaborated in Daniel Villegas Ve´lez, Mimetologies: Aesthetic Politics in Early Modern Opera (Ph.D. diss., University of Pennsylvania, 2016). the journal of musicology 2 as a historiographical exercise in non-linear genealogies. It investigates a constellation of operas on the...
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The Journal of Musicology. 2019; 36168–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jm.2019.36.1.68
Published: 01 January 2019
... often deployed comically as sarcasm or satire. Many French Romantics used irony in articulating their ideas about art and life. Gautier, for example, routinely uses comic irony as a communicative tool in pursuing his cultural and political commentaries. Albert Smith notes the playfulness of much of...