Books and Articles

2018 (projected)

  • Musics of the World. New York and London: Oxford University Press. (forthcoming)
  • “Between Vulgarity and Beauty: In the Interstices of Orality and Literacy,” in (TBA), (TBA, ed.). Publisher place: Name of publisher. [with Lillis Ó Laoire] (forthcoming)
  • “Starbucks and Music,” in Oxford Online Handbook Series. (forthcoming)

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2011

2010

  • Focus: Traditional Irish Music. New York and London: Routledge Publishing. ISBN #9780415991476.
  • “Beberapa Ingatan Gembira Terhadap Guru Saya, Ibu Euis Komariah,” in Daweung Tineung Euis Komariah, ed. Aam Amilia, pp.135-139. Bandung, Indonesia: Jugala. [written in Indonesian]

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

  • Widower’s Paradise: an Irish Farce in Three Acts (co-written with Stacey Stearns), an unpublished comedy play set in Donegal in the early 1970s).

2004

  • “Melodic Ornamentation in the Connemara Sean-Nós Singing of Joe Heaney,” in The New Hibernia Review 8/1:122-145.
  • Memories of Stone (poetry anthology), co-editor (with Kate Newmann) and contributor. Shelton, WA: D & H Printing.

2003

  • “Competing Against ‘Tradition’ in the Sundanese Performing Arts,” in The World of Music 45/1:79-96.

2002

  • “The Ship,” (poem) in In the Deep Heart’s Core (poetry anthology) Dunstan Skinner and Bill Compton, eds., p.25. Olympia, WA: The Evergreen State College.

2001

2000

1999

  • “Competition in the Sundanese Performing Arts of West Java, Indonesia,” in Current Musicology 63:27-45.
  • Trance 3 (“Sacred Tembang Sunda of West Java”), CD liner notes. Ellipsis Arts compact disc.

1998

  • “Sunda,” and “An Introduction to Java,” in The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, volume IV (Southeast Asia), edited by Terry E. Miller and Sean Williams. New York: Garland Publishing. ISBN # 0-8240-6040-7. “Southeast Asian Musics: An Overview,” “A Survey of Scholarship on Southeast Asian Musics,” “Waves of Cultural Influence,” “Culture, Politics, and War,” and “The Impact of Modernization on Traditional Musics,” (co-written with Dr. Terry E. Miller) in The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, volume IV (Southeast Asia), edited by Terry E. Miller and Sean Williams. New York: Garland Publishing. ISBN # 0-8240-6040-7.
  • “Constructing Gender in Sundanese Music,” in Yearbook for Traditional Music 30:74-84.

1996

1995

  • “World Beat: Modern Colonialism or Indigenous Synthesis?” in ReView 17/1:31.

1993

  • “Our Laughter Balances Our Tears: Humor in Sundanese Arts,” in Balungan 5/2:11-14.

1990

  • “The Urbanization of Tembang Sunda, an Aristocratic Musical Genre of West Java, Indonesia.” Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Washington.

1989

  • “Current Developments in Sundanese Popular Music,” in Asian Music 21/1:105-136.

1985

1984