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The Girl in the Tree:Gender and Sacred Song

Maureen Jackson

in Mixing Musics: Turkish Jewry and the Urban Landscape of a Sacred Song

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780804780155
eISBN:
9780804785662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804780155.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Republican Jewish memoirs and oral histories challenge the conceptual exclusion of girls and women from the male-only performance practice of the Maftirim. This chapter extends recent ... More


Exnominating Turk, Hypernominating çingene: Musical Representations of Ethnicity and Turkishness in the Early Republic

Sonia Tamar Seeman

in Sounding Roman: Representation and Performing Identity in Western Turkey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780199949243
eISBN:
9780190908294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199949243.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The dramatic political shift from the Ottoman Imperial polity to that of an ethnonational state was implemented by creating the “Turk” as the singular subject citizen of the new Republic. To shore up ... More


Why Cry? Sezen Aksu's Diva Citizenship

in The Republic of Love: Cultural Intimacy in Turkish Popular Music

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226775050
eISBN:
9780226775074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226775074.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter explores pop diva Sezen Aksu's 1995 album, Işık doğudan yükselir, Ex Oriente lux (Light from the East) in relation to the radical transformations of Turkey's neoliberal 1990s. It ... More


The Affectionate Modernism of Orhan Gencebay

in The Republic of Love: Cultural Intimacy in Turkish Popular Music

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226775050
eISBN:
9780226775074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226775074.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The political repression that followed the military coup of 12 September 1980 left marks on Turkish society that still defy comprehension, but increasingly compel public attention. This period was ... More


Musical Instruments and World History: A Case Study of the Guitar in the Republic of Turkey

Kevin Dawe

in The Music Road: Coherence and Diversity in Music from the Mediterranean to India

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780197266564
eISBN:
9780191889394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266564.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

This chapter present a preliminary study of the emergence of the guitar in the music, culture and society of Turkey, a transcontinental Republic founded in 1923, noting also the instrument’s presence ... More


Turkish Music in the Greek American Experience

Joseph G. Graziosi

in Greek Music in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496819703
eISBN:
9781496819758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496819703.003.0009
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Through information about specific recordings and musicians, Joseph Graziosi’s essay on “Turkish Music in the Greek American Experience” delineates how many immigrants from the former Ottoman Empire ... More


Greek Café Music1

Roderick Conway Morris

in Greek Music in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496819703
eISBN:
9781496819758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496819703.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Roderick Conway Morris penned a comprehensive review of the early development and interrelationship of the café aman and rebetika urban musical forms in "Greek Café Music." His detailed exposition on ... More


Melancholic Modalities: Affect, Islam, and Turkish Classical Musicians

Denise Gill

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190495008
eISBN:
9780190495039
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495008.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Typically dismissed as the remnants of Ottoman nostalgia, the melancholies intentionally cultivated by contemporary Turkish classical musicians are a fundamental aspect of their subjectivity. ... More


Conclusion

Denise Gill

in Melancholic Modalities: Affect, Islam, and Turkish Classical Musicians

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190495008
eISBN:
9780190495039
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190495008.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The conclusion offers important departure points for scholars to push ahead with the study of music, emotion, feeling, sound, and affective practices. Identifying and interrogating one affective ... More


Madame Koula (circa 1880–1954)1

Stavros K. Frangos

in Greek Music in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496819703
eISBN:
9781496819758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496819703.003.0019
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Kyriaki Yiortzi Antonopoulos was the first internationally successful Greek female vocalist who made North America her permanent home. Known simply as Madame Koula or Coula, this woman proved to be ... More


Music Review: Beethoven and the Dilettanti of Bordeaux

Katherine Kolb

in Berlioz on Music: Selected Criticism 1824-1837

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199391950
eISBN:
9780199391981
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199391950.003.0011
Subject:
Music, Opera, History, Western

Reports of Beethoven’s “Eroica” being booed in Bordeaux prompts this piece, which starts by imagining, in the comic spirit of Molière, a bedlam of a Turkish concert that resembles, ironically, ... More


Peter Stephen Kyvelos (1943–2017)

Michael G. Kaloyanides

in Greek Music in America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496819703
eISBN:
9781496819758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496819703.003.0036
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Peter Kyvelos was a Greek American master luthier who opened Unique Strings in Belmont, MA in 1971. Though he repaired many Western chordophones, his greatest artistry was crafting the oud, the ... More


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