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Assembly Lines and Contra Dance Lines: The Ford Motor Company Music Department and Leisure Reform
Abstract The automaker Henry Ford founded the Ford Motor Company Music Department in 1924 with the goal of reviving what he called “old-fashioned dancing and early American music.” Ford's interest inExpand
A Banda da Terra: Bandas Filarmonicas and the Performance of Place in Portugal
This study explores how bandas filarmonicas , or civic wind bands, perform place in contemporary Portugal. Drawing on extensive fieldwork and archival research in Portugal as well as currentExpand
Brass Bands of the World: Militarism, Colonial Legacies, and Local Music Making
Contents: Foreword, Charles Keil Introduction: the world of brass bands, Katherine Brucher and Suzel Ana Reily Brass and military bands in Britain - performance domains, the factors that constructExpand
Music: Cape Breton's Unity in Diversity
Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco, and Susana Moreno Fernández. Music in Portugal and Spain. New York and Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press2019. xx, 137 pp., CD, glossary, references, resources,
Davis, Ruth F. 2010. “Ethnomusicology and Political Ideology in Mandatory Palestine: Robert Lachmann’s ‘Oriental Music’ Projects.” Music & Politics 4(2). http://Expand