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Vol. 52, No. 1, Winter 2008
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Volume 52, No. 1
Winter 2008

Timothy J. Cooley
Book Review Editor:
Frederick Moehn
Recording Review Editor:
Paul Greene
Film,Video, and Multimedia Review Editor:
Rebecca S. Miller
Assistant Editor: Barbara L. Taylor
Editorial Assistant: Sonja Lynn Downing

From the Editor
Notes on Contributing Authors


1 Between Life History and Performance: Sundari Devi and
the Art of Allusion

Carol M. Babiracki

31 The Collision of Genres and Collusion of Participants:
Marathi Rastriya Kirtan and the Communication of
Hindu Nationalism
Anna Schultz
52 Music and Nationalism in Tanzania: Dynamics of National
Space in Muziki wa Injili in Dar es Salaam
Imani Sanga
85 Rhythmic Transformations in Senegalese Sabar Patricia Tang
98 Living the Punk Lifestyle in Jakarta

Jeremy Wallach

Book Reviews

117 Gregory D. Booth, Brass Baja; Satyendra K. Sen Chib,
Companion to North Indian Classical Music; George E.
Ruckert, Music in North India; T. Viswanathan and
Matthew Harp Allen, Music in South India
Peter Manuel
121 Benjamin Brinner, Music in Central Java; Sarah Weiss,
Listening to an Earlier Java: Aesthetics, Gender, and the
Music of Wayang in Central Java
Henry Spiller
125 Richard Moyle, collector, Na Kkai Taku: Taku’s Musical Fables;
Denis Crowdy, Guitar Style, Open Tunings, and Stringband
Music in Papua New Guinea
Kirsty Gillespie

Christina Magaldi, Music in Imperial Rio de Janeiro:
European Culture in a Tropical Milieu
; Tamara Elena
Livingston-Isenhour and Thomas George Caracas Garcia,
Choro: A Social History of a Brazilian Popular Music

[Martha Tupinamba De Ulhoa]
Martha Tupinambá De Ulhôa

132 Märta Ramsten, ed. The Polish Dance in Scandinavia and
; Kirsten Sass Bak and Svend Nielsen, eds. Spiritual
Folk Singing: Nordic and Baltic Protestant Traditions
Juniper Hill
136 Nathan Hesselink, P’ungmul: South Korean Drumming
and Dance
Yoonjah Choi
139 Jonathan Holt Shannon, Among the Jasmine Trees:
Music and Modernity in Contemporary Syria
Anne Elise Thomas
141 Naila Ceribaqic and Erica Haskell, eds.,
Shared Musics and Minority Identities
Carol Silverman

Recording Reviews

145 Songs of the Second Float Denis Crowdy
147 Folk Songs of Nepal Paul D. Greene
Film, Video, and Multi-Media Reviews
151 Whose Song Is This? (Chiya e tazi pesen?)
Jane C. Sugarman
154 Mande Music and Dance: Performed by Mandinka
Musicians of The Gambia in the Late Twentieth Century
Eric Charry
156 The Human Hambone Irene Chagall

The current bibliography, discography, film- and videography, and dissertations and theses compiled by Randall Baier, Karen Peters, David Henderson, and Jennifer Post, respectively, are located in the Publications area of the SEM website at http://www.ethnomusicology.org.

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