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Crone, Dean Andrew Damian:
Contemporary Directions of Gambian Kora Performance Practices.
M.A. York University (Toronto, ON), 2010. 128 p.
ProQuest no. MR64998

Linford, Scott Valois:
Interweaving Worlds: Jola Music and Relational Identity in Senegambia and Beyond.
Ph.D. University of California (Los Angeles, Calif.), 2016. xx & 366 p.
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Knight, Roderic Copley:
Mandinka Jaliya – Professional Music of The Gambia 2 Vols.
Ph.D. University of California (Los Angeles, Calif.), 1973. 454 p.
ProQuest no. 741573

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  • Linford, Scott Valois:
    Interweaving Worlds: Jola Music and Relational Identity in Senegambia and Beyond.
    Ph.D. University of California (Los Angeles, Calif.), 2016. xx & 366 p.

    CONTENTS

    Table of Figures viii
    Table of Audio Examples xi
    Glossary xii
    Table of Jola Instruments xv
    Acknowledgements xvi
    Vita xix

    Introduction
    Village Planétaire 1
    Theoretical Perspectives 11
    Literature Review 27
    Maps 47

    Chapter 1
    Jola Culture and History 49
    Environment and Culture 54
    History 67

    Chapter 2
    The Ekonting in Culture and History 86
    History and Scholarship 88
    Physical Features, Construction, and Decoration 95
    Playing Technique and Scale 104
    The Ekonting Among Other West African Lutes 105
    Relationship to the American Banjo 109
    Ekonting Players, Transmission, and Status 111
    Performance Contexts 114
    Ekonting Music 118
    Conclusions 124

    Chapter 3
    Narrative Identity and the Ekonting 126
    Ethnicity, Difference, and Narrative Identity 127
    Adama Sambou: You Won’t Find Another
    Ekonting Player Like Me 131
    The Ekonting at the MFDC Festival for Peace 140
    The Akonting Center for Senegambian Folk Music 152
    Conclusions 164

    Chapter 4
    Gender, Generation, and Migration at the Alamaan Festival 167
    Scholarship on Music and Gender 169
    Intersecting Gender, Generation, and Migration 175
    The 2015 Niaganane Alamaan 184
    Conclusions 215

    Chapter 5
    Jola Sounds in Senegalese Pop 218
    Orchestre Baobab: We Don’t Play Salsa, We Play Salad 220
    Touré Kunda: You Belong to the World, Stay Who You Are 234
    Xalam: Transporting a Whole Culture and Civilization 252
    Conclusions 259

    Chapter 6
    Jolas Making Pop 261
    Orchestre Casamance and the New Casamance Band:
    Citizens of the World 262
    Groupe Fogny: Between Troupe and Orchestre 269
    Joël Maligny Bassene: You Always Return Home at Night 284
    Jean Bosco Goudiaby: We Speak Many Languages 296
    Conclusions 213

    Chapter 7
    Conclusions 314

    Notes 319
    References 333
    Discography 365

  • Mortaigne, Veronique:
    Cesaria Evora. La voix du Cap-Vert.
    Arles: Actes Sud, 1997. 203 p.

    ISBN 2-7427-1152-X 

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  • Johnson, John William:
    ‘Heelloy’. Modern Poetry and Songs of the Somalis.
    London: HAAN Publishing, 1998. xxiii & 241 p.
    ISBN 978-1-874-20981-2

    CONTENTS

    Foreword to the first edition by B. W. Andrzejewski ix
    Foreword to the 1996 edition by Abdilahi Qarshi xi
    Preface to the first edition xv
    Preface to the 1996 edition xxiii

    1. Introduction
    The social context 1
    The Nature of Traditional Pastoralist Poetry 12
    The Historical Development of Modern Oral Poetry 17

    2. The Family of Miniature Genres
    The Nature of the Family of Miniature Genres 27
    The Poetry of the Miniature Family 32

    3. The emergence of the Belwo
    The Historical Background 49
    The Belwo is Born 53
    The Poetry of the Belwo 59

    4. The Heello: Period One
    The Metamorphosis: Belwo to Heello A 75
    The Modem Poem: Heello A to Heello B 82

    5. The Heello: Period Two
    The Historical Background 95
    The Poetry of the Second Period 103

    6. The Heello: Period Three
    The Historical Background 117
    The Poetry of the Third Period 146

    7. Characteristics of the Heello: All Periods
    Themes Common to All Periods 175
    Structural Characteristics and
    Development Common to All Periods 190
    The Impact of Media on Modern Poetry 208

    8. Conclusion
    The Inheritance of the Heello 215
    Forces Behind the Success and Development of Modern Poetry 216

  • Linford, Scott Valois:
    Interweaving Worlds: Jola Music and Relational Identity in Senegambia and Beyond.
    Ph.D. University of California (Los Angeles, Calif.), 2016. xx & 366 p.

    CONTENTS

    Table of Figures viii
    Table of Audio Examples xi
    Glossary xii
    Table of Jola Instruments xv
    Acknowledgements xvi
    Vita xix

    Introduction
    Village Planétaire 1
    Theoretical Perspectives 11
    Literature Review 27
    Maps 47

    Chapter 1
    Jola Culture and History 49
    Environment and Culture 54
    History 67

    Chapter 2
    The Ekonting in Culture and History 86
    History and Scholarship 88
    Physical Features, Construction, and Decoration 95
    Playing Technique and Scale 104
    The Ekonting Among Other West African Lutes 105
    Relationship to the American Banjo 109
    Ekonting Players, Transmission, and Status 111
    Performance Contexts 114
    Ekonting Music 118
    Conclusions 124

    Chapter 3
    Narrative Identity and the Ekonting 126
    Ethnicity, Difference, and Narrative Identity 127
    Adama Sambou: You Won’t Find Another
    Ekonting Player Like Me 131
    The Ekonting at the MFDC Festival for Peace 140
    The Akonting Center for Senegambian Folk Music 152
    Conclusions 164

    Chapter 4
    Gender, Generation, and Migration at the Alamaan Festival 167
    Scholarship on Music and Gender 169
    Intersecting Gender, Generation, and Migration 175
    The 2015 Niaganane Alamaan 184
    Conclusions 215

    Chapter 5
    Jola Sounds in Senegalese Pop 218
    Orchestre Baobab: We Don’t Play Salsa, We Play Salad 220
    Touré Kunda: You Belong to the World, Stay Who You Are 234
    Xalam: Transporting a Whole Culture and Civilization 252
    Conclusions 259

    Chapter 6
    Jolas Making Pop 261
    Orchestre Casamance and the New Casamance Band:
    Citizens of the World 262
    Groupe Fogny: Between Troupe and Orchestre 269
    Joël Maligny Bassene: You Always Return Home at Night 284
    Jean Bosco Goudiaby: We Speak Many Languages 296
    Conclusions 213

    Chapter 7
    Conclusions 314

    Notes 319
    References 333
    Discography 365

  • Collins, [Edmund] John:
    Fela. Kalakuta Notes. 2nd edition
    Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 2015.  xii & 326 p.
    ISBN 978-0-8195-7539-5 (paper) 978-0-8195-7540-1 (ebook)

    CONTENTS

    Foreword by Banning Eyre ix
    Introduction 1

    Part 1 Early Days
    1 The Birth of Afrobeat 27
    2 Joe Mensah Remembers 41
    3 Fela in Ghana 49
    4 Stan Plange Remembers 29

    Part 2 Confrontation
    5 Kalakuta is Born 67
    6 “JB” Talks about Fela 73
    7 The Kalakuta Republic 81
    8 The Black President 114
    9 Amsterdam and After 125

    Part 3 Retrospect
    10 Mac Tontoh on Fela 139
    11 Frank Talk about Fela 152
    12 Obiba Plays It Again 165
    13 Smart Binete Sorts It Out 174
    14 Anku Checks Out the Beat 178
    15 Nana Danso Orchestrates 183
    16 Some Early Afro-Fusion Pioneers 197
    17 Interview with Fela 204
    18 Afterthoughts and Updates 209
    19. Felabrations at Home and Abroad 238

    Chronology 259
    Notes 269
    Selected Bibliography 281
    Discography 285
    Appendix A: “Shuffering and Shmiling” Score 303
    Index 309

  • Erlmann, Veit (ed.):
    Populäre Musik in Afrika.

    Veröffentlichungen des Museum für Völkerkunde.
    Neue Folge 53. Abteilung Musikethnologie VIII.
    Berlin: Museum für Völkerkunde, 1991. 312 pp. & 2 CDs.
    ISBN 3-88609-213-5

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    Arles: Actes Sud, 1997. 203 p.

    ISBN 2-7427-1152-X 

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  • Sweeney, Philip:
    Directory of World Music. A Guide to Performers and their Music.
    With Contributions from Peter Gabriel, Andy Kershaw, Giberto Gil [&] Manu Dibango.
    London: Virgin Books, 1991. 262 p.
    Section Africa 1-81
    ISBN 0-86369-378-4

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    AFRICA

    The North and West
    Introduction: Peter Gabriel 1
    Libya 3
    Tunisia 5
    Algeria 6
    Morocco 13
    Mauritania 16
    Senegal 17
    Mali 20
    Guinea 26
    Guinea-Bissau 29
    Cape Verde 29
    Sierra Leone 31
    Côte d’Ivoire 32
    Ghana 34
    Togo and Benin 36
    Nigeria 37

    Central Africa, The South and East
    Introduction: Manu Dibango 42
    Cameroon 44
    Zaire 49
    Congo 56
    Gabon 56
    Angola 57
    Zambia 58
    Mozambique 59
    Zimbabwe 60
    South Africa 65
    Madagascar 70
    Mauritius and Reunion 71
    Tanzania and Zanzibar 72
    Kenya 74
    Uganda 76
    Burundi 76
    Ethiopia 77
    Sudan 79

  • Lee, Hélène:
    Rockers d’Afrique. Stars et légendes du rock mandinque.
    Paris: Albin Michel, 1988. 223 pp.
    ISBN 2-226-03 139-1 

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