Thank you to all of those who attended the Chapter Meeting at Wheaton College! Stay tuned for updates including business meeting minutes, the treasurer's report, and the president's report.
If you didn't make it to Wheaton we hope to see you at Brown University in 2015!
Congratulations to our prize recipients!
2014 Lise Waxer NECSEM Prize: Lucas Avidan (Middlebury College)
"A Voce of Their Own: Bongo Flava Music and Youth identity in Contemporary Tanzania"
2014 James Koetting Prize: Panayotis League (Harvard University)
"The Musical Metrics of Poetic Dialogue in Greek Song"
The Northeast Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology (NECSEM) is a member chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology. The society promotes the research, study, and performance of music in all historical periods and cultural contexts. The activities of the chapter are designed to provide a forum for the discussion of current scholarly research and to promote and develop the multitude of traditional art forms found in the communities of the northeast and around the world.