Journal of the Society for Asian Music
Volume 39, Number 2   Summer/Fall 2008
Stephen Slawek, Editor
Randal Baier, Book Review Editor
Sarah Weiss, Recording Review Editor
Justin Patch, Editorial Assistant
R. Anderson Sutton What's that Sound? Korean Fusion Music and the Ascendancy of the Haegŭm 1-27
Michael Frishkopf Nationalism, Nationalization, and the Egyptian Music Industry: Muhammad Fawzy, Misrphon, and Sawt al-Qahira (SonoCairo) 28-58
Jan Mrázek Xylophones in Thailand and Java: A Comparative Phenomenology of Musical Instruments 59-107
Yoshitaka Terada Temple Music Traditions in Hindu South India: Periya Mēlam and Its Performance Practice 108-151
János Kárpáti Typology of Musical Structures in Japanese Shitô Ritual Kagura 152-166
Heather MacLachlan Innovation in the Guise of Tradition: Music among the Chin Population of Indianopolis, USA 167185
  Book Reviews  
Amanda Weidman Lalita du Perron. Hindi Poetry in a Musical Genre: Thumri Lyrics 186-188
Scott Marcus Rob Simms. The Repertoire of Iraqi Maqam 188-193
  Audio Recording Reviews  
Jay Keister Elizabeth Reian Bennett (shakuhachi). Song of the True Hand 194-197
Meilu Ho Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay and company. Bhakti: The Sound of Soul 197-199
Sumarsam Gamelan de SoloŚLe jeu des Sentiments (A Garland of Moods) 199-201
  About the Contributors 202-204
Asian Music Contents  

19 January, 2009