Paper presented at the 43rd ICTM World Conference, 16-22 July 2015, Astana, Kazakhstan. The paper discusses some aspects of the shanty choir phenomenon in the Netherlands and contains a methodological discussion concerning ethnomusicology-at-home, 'neo-classical fieldwork' and the place of participant observation in ethnography.
|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 22 Jul 2015|
|Event||43rd International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) World Conference - Kazakh National University of Arts, Astana, Kazakhstan|
Duration: 16 Jul 2015 → 22 Jul 2015
Conference number: 43rd
|Conference||43rd International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) World Conference|
|Period||16/07/15 → 22/07/15|
- shanty choir
- neo-classical fieldwork
- participant observation
Bisschop Boele, E. (2015). Singing like a sailor: some theoretical and methodological remarks on studying a Dutch shanty choir. Paper presented at 43rd International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) World Conference, Astana, Kazakhstan.