*The Southwest Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology

held its annual meeting

in Albuquerque, New Mexico

on the campus of the

University of New Mexico

March 13-14, 1998

In conjunction with

the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Society for Music Theory

and the Southwest Chapter of the American Musicological Society



SEM papers and workshops:

Friday Registration materials available 2:00 - 3:00

3:00-? field trips to various sites -- after discussions with one another

6:00 Concert of Baroque Music and Free time


Saturday: 9:00 - 10:30 AM

Janet L. Sturman (sturman@u.arizona.edu): "Música para gente culta" : Rock al Parque and the Spanish rock scene in Bogota.

Estibalis Gastesi: "Music of the Basque Community of Boise"

Larry Shumway (larry_shumway@byu.edu):

"Present-day Ensemble Descencents of Pioneer Utah Dance Bands."


James S. Upton:

"The Mahidol Project: Pitch and Tuning in Thailand"




Buffalo Dance -- Pueblo Indian Cultural Center


Buffalo Dance -- Pueblo Indian Cultural Center



Eagle Dance -- Pueblo Indian Cultural Center


Eagle Dance -- Pueblo Indian Cultural Center






Larry Shumway and James Upton

enjoy the dances at the Pueblo Indian Cultural Center

Our Lunch and Business meeting was held at the Restaurant at the PICC

3:15 -4:00



Sharon Graf (grafshar@pilot.msu.edu):

"How the West/Fiddle Contest Was Won"



Jennifer Johnson (sorry the photo didn't turn out):

"Nazi Propaganda Music"


4:00 - 5:00

Workshop with Ted Solis (ted.solis@asu.edu) and the Marimba Maderas de Comitan

(sorry the photos didn't turn out, but we all had a good time)

5:00 - 6:00

Dance/music social event! with the Marimba Maderas de Comitan)

* This page, like all the pages documenting the meetings prior to 2000, is modeled on the original version, ably and graciously created by Stephen Duncan.


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