Dance as Non-Verbal Communication in Applied Dance Introduction: In this article I will be looking at Dr. Judith Hanna’s theory of dance as non-verbal communication, and apply it to teaching methods of dance. I am… Read more.
As an ethnomusicologist I have seen that women play certain instruments in Arab music; what are they, and why do they do this? In this article we will explore the daf, the frame drum, and… Read more.
Written in 2012 Music and Healing: Ethnomusicologist, Dr. Jean During and the Kurdish Music of Ostad Elahi According to The Oxford Handbook of Medical Ethnomusicology (Koen, ed.) the burgeoning field of Medical Ethnomusicology is doing… Read more.
Review: written in 2012 Making Music in the Arab World: The Culture and Artistry of Tarab. Ali Jihad Racy. 2003. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Middle East Studies, 17. xvi, 248 pp., 10 photographs, glossary,… Read more.