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MUSS5135M
Module Reading List

Applied Research Methodologies, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Bryan White
b.white@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Archival Studies

Feldmand-Barret, 'Archival Research and the Expansion of Popular Music History', The Sage Handbook of Popular Music, ed. Andy Bennett and Steve Waksman (Los Angeles and London: Sage, 2015)

White, Bryan, '"Brothers of the String": Henry Purcell and the Letter-Books of Rowland Sherman', Music & Letters 92 (2011), 519–581  

 

Country Music in Ireland

Erraught, Stan, 'The Country and Irish Problem', Popular Music 39 (2020), 568–584  

 

Electronic Music Instruments

Mooney, James, 'The Hugh Davies Collection: Live Electronic Music and Self-Built Electro-Acoustic Musical Instruments, 1967–1975), Science Museum Group Journal 7 (2017) https://doi.org/10.15180/170705

Mooney, James, 'Tape Recorder, Digital Computer, Studio: Reinventing Musical Instrumentalisty in the Mid-Twentieth Century', YouTube (9 June 2021), https://youtu.be/s67Ex3UdI7w  

 

Film

Audissino, Emilio, 'Archival Research and the Study of the Concert Presentations of Film Music: The Case of John Williams and the Boston Pops', The Journal of Film Music, 6 (2013)

 

Journals, Newspapers and Social Media

De Bose, 'Music and Misogyny: A Content Analysis of Misogynist, Antifeminist Forums', Popular Music  39 (2020), 459–491

Liem, Cynthia C. S., 'Music in Newpapers: Interdisciplinary Opportunities and Data-related Challenges, 5th International Conference on Digital Libraries for Musicology, September 28, 2018, Paris France (ACM, New York 2018) http://doi.org/10.1145/3273024.3273032

Mall, Andrew, 'Archival Research Methods and Music Industry Pedagogy', Proceedings of the 2018 International Summit of the Music & Entertainment Industry Educators Association, Los Angeles, March 22-24, 2018 https://doi.org/10.25101/18.24

Music Editing

Blow, John, Two Anthems from 1688: O Lord, thou art my God and Blessed by the Lord my Strength,ed B. White, Web Library for Seventeenth-Century Music (2021)  

Cook, Nicholas, 'Editing in Music', Contemporary Theatre Review, 25 (2015), 119–123  

 

Other

Herbst, Jan-Peter, 'Recording Studios as Museums? Record Producers' Perspectives on German Rock Studies and Their Heritage Practice', Popular Music 40 (2021), 91–113

 

Participant Observation

Gourlay, K. A., 'Towards a Reassessment of the Ethnomusicologist’s Role in Research', Ethnomusicology 22 (1978), 1-35 Nettl, Bruno, The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-One Issues and Concepts, rev. ed. (Champaign, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2005) Barz, Gregory and Timothy J. Cooley, eds., Shadows in the Field: New Perspectives for Fieldwork in Ethnomusicology (New York: Oxford University Press, 2008) Pritchard, Matthew, 'A Poem in a Medium Not of Words: Music, Dance and Arts Education in Rabindranath Tagore’s Santiniketan', Arts and Humanities in Higher Education 13 (2014), 101-14

This list was last updated on 22/09/2021