"Performing Ethnomusicology": Reflections on our Practices


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Zoom Meeting

When: Dec 10 2020 - 1:00pm until Dec 10 2020 - 2:30pm
Where: Zoom Meeting

This panel discussion is the seventh in the 2020 Barbara B. Smith Webinar Series which runs June-December 2020 and is free and open to the public. This series of monthly Zoom meetings, held on the 10th of each month from 1:00 to 2:30 PM HST, celebrates the 100th birthday of Barbara B. Smith, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa ethnomusicologist and professor emerita. In each of the seven panels, Professor Smith’s former students will give live-streamed presentations on current research. Their research presentations represent the work of thousands of people taught and inspired by Professor Smith. She will attend the webinars from her home in Honolulu.

Please register here: http://bit.ly/2020bbs

"Performing Ethnolomusicology": Reflections on our Practices

Chair, Adrienne Kaeppler (Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Research Anthropologist and Curator for the Pacific Islands).

  1. Kuki Motumotu Tuiasosopo (American Samoa Community College, Fine Arts Department Chair.) Tomai Fantoeaina: The Making of Samoan Choral Music in the 20th Century.
  2. Amy Stillman (University of Michigan, Professor of American Studies). Teaching Hula Beyond the Lāhui.
  3. J. Lawrence Witzleben (University of Maryland, Professor of Music). World Music in the Academy: Tricultural Reflections.

Cosponsored by the UHM Music Department, East-West Center, and the PAʻI Foundation.

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