African Composers Edition: African music website containing a critical edition of choral music scores by African composer J.P. Mohapeloa (1908-1982) transcribed from tonic solfa to staff notation with texts translated into English, and historical information and critical commentary provided by Christine Lucia; together with a CD of historic African choral recordings.
Beyond the Commons:
Anthony McCann's "Beyond the Commons" site is a developing research
project dedicated to the study of enclosure as a social dynamic of relevance to
ethnomusicology, anthropology, and the social sciences, with a particular
emphasis on the analysis of the role of intellectual property in social life.
Groove: A collection of writings and resources on engaging the
musical abilities of children, put together by Charles Keil and Pat Campbell.
China Field Recordings: A project carried out by Brendan Donnelly since 2012.
EVIA Digital Archive
Project: Ethnomusicological Video for Instruction and Analysis, a
joint project of Indiana University and the University of Michigan.
Harlem 1900-1940: An
African-American Community: A history education portfolio that has
been produced by the Educational Programs unit of the Schomburg Center for
Research in Black Culture, the New York Public Library. Various elements of the
history of the urban experience in Harlem's early days as the Cultural Capital
of African Americans are represented here by graphic and photographic images
from the Schomburg Center collection.
MUSA on the Web:
A project of the American Musicological Society, in collaboration with the
Society for American Music and A-R Editions, Inc. Applying the principles of
critical editing to a variety of American idioms, including jazz, psalmody,
popular song, twentieth-century chamber music, art song, Native American
ceremony, and the Broadway show, MUSA (Music of the United States of America)
is devoted to expanding the legacy of American music available for study and
Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in
Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC): A facility for digital conservation
and access for endangered materials from the Pacific region, defined broadly to
include Oceania and East and Southeast Asia. At present no such facility
exists, and our research group is examining feasible models to ensure that the
archive can provide access to interested communities, and conforms to emerging
international standards for digital archiving. In 2003 we aim to establish a
framework for accessioning, cataloguing, and digitizing audio, text and visual
material, and preserving digital copies. The primary focus of this initial
stage is safe preservation of material that would otherwise be lost, especially
field tapes from the 1950s and 1960s.
Bibliolore: Wide-ranging blog on new publications and other
resources related to music. Includes articles, photographs, and videos.
Save Our Sounds Project:
The American Folklife Center in the Library of Congress and the Center for
Folklife and Cultural Heritage in the Smithsonian Institution are collaborating
on a landmark project to preserve our audio heritage-- irreplaceable recordings
of America's music and the voices of her people.
Blog by ethnomusicologist/folklorist/musician Jeff Todd Titon on music,
ecology, and much more.
Venda Girls' Initiation
Schools: An online resource for John Blacking's research on Venda
girls' initiation schools. Designed and edited by Suzel Reily and Lev