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Acoustical Properties: Practicing Contested Spaces in the Films of Philippe Grandrieux  

Randolph Jordan

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Aug 2016
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Jul 2016
One of the defining thematic preoccupations in the fiction filmmaking of Philippe Grandrieux, one of the leading figures in French Art Cinema, is that of the politics of property. In ... More

The Acoustics of Different Genres of Singing  

Johan Sundberg

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Oct 2014
This chapter reviews several studies of singing in different styles. The studies reveal that the differences concern all the main dimensions of phonation: F0, loudness, phonation type, and ... More

Acting  

John M. Clum

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Nov 2011
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Sep 2012
The article points out various aspects of acting in a musical theater. The acting was not always a primary concern in the history of musical theater. Stars of musical comedy were either ... More

Acting  

Simon Williams

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Nov 2014
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Apr 2015
Acting and singing have often been considered incompatible activities, but most successful operatic performances depend in part on successful acting. Acting in opera is, however, different ... More

Activist Ethnomusicology and Marginalized Music of South Asia  

Zoe Sherinian

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Aug 2015
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Feb 2016
Participant-activist engagement with marginal music brings the ethnomusicologist face to face with choice of subjects, self-reflexivity, and musical value, played out in local power ... More

Addressing the needs of the adult “non-singer” (“NS”)  

Susan Knight

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Jun 2016
The adult “non-singer” (“NS”) remains a common phenomenon in Western society. Until recently, it was accepted as an innate state, reflecting the dominant “can/cannot” view of human singing ... More

Adolescent Girls’ Singing Development  

Lynne Gackle

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Aug 2014
A considerable amount of study has been devoted to the development of the adolescent male singing voice. By comparison, little attention has been given to the study of the adolescent ... More

Adult Community Choruses: A Lifespan Perspective  

Susan Avery

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Apr 2017
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Mar 2017
When considering teaching and conducting diverse populations in community choirs, one must begin with discussions of the phenomenon itself: a description of the term, a brief history of ... More

Adult Music Learning in Formal, Nonformal, and Informal Contexts  

Kari K. Veblen

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Sep 2012
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Nov 2012
This article examines current research and practice in formal, nonformal, and informal learning for adult music students. In a formal setting, the teacher controls the materials, pacing, ... More

Advocacy and the Ethnomusicologist: Assessing Capacity, Developing Initiatives, Setting Limits, and Making Sustainable Contributions  

Jeffrey A. Summit

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Aug 2015
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Feb 2016
What happens when ethnomusicologists’ experiences in the field conjoin with ethical, moral, and religious imperatives to pursue social justice and give back to the people with whom they ... More

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