Bruno Nettl

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Contact Information

Music
4076 Music Bldg
1114 W Nevada
M/C 056
Urbana, IL 61801
Emeritus Professor

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Highlighted Publications

BOOK CONTRIBUTIONS

"On World Music as a Concept in the History of Music Scholarship." The Cambridge History of World Music, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.

"Interpreting the Musical Map: Recalling Some Neglected Classics." Antropologia della musica nelle culture meditarranee, Bologna: 2009.

"On Learning the Radif and Improvisation in Iran." Musical Improvisation: Art, Education, and Society, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009.

Nettl, Bruno. "Il rapporto del presente con il passato." Introduzione all' etnomusicologia, 2002, p. 269-287.

Nettl, Bruno. "Ethnicity and Muscial Identity in the Czech Lands." Music and German National Identity, University of Chicago Press, 2002, p. 269-287.

BOOKS

Becoming an Ethnomusicologist: A Miscellany of Influences. Lanham: Scarecrow Press, 2013.

Nettl's Elephant: On the History of Ethnomusicology. University of Illinois Press, 2010.

Nettl, Bruno. Nettl's Elephant: On the History of Ethnomusicology. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010.

Nettl, Bruno. Musical Improvisation: Art, Education, and Society. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009.

The Study of Ethnomusicology: 31 Issues and Concepts. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2005.

Encounters in Ethnomusicology. Warren, MI: Harmonie Park Press, 2002.

Heartland Excursions: Ethnomusicological Reflections on Schools of Music. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1995.

JOURNAL ARTICLES

"Ethnomusikologie aus der Sicht des Jahres 2000: Zur Geschichte unseres Faches." Österreichisches Volksliedwerk, Jahrbuch, 2009.

Nettl, Bruno. "Une anthropologie de la musique classique occidentale: La culture comme 'autre'." L'homme, vol. 171-172, 2004, p. 333-352.

Nettl, Bruno. "I'm a Stranger Here Myself: Free Associations from an Ethnomusicologist." Kurt Weill Newsletter, vol. 21, no. 2, 2003, p. 6-11.

ENCYCLOPEDIA ENTRIES

Nettl, Bruno. "Enciclopedia della Musica." Musica urbana, Torino Erinaudi, 2003.