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ethnomusicology

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noun eth·no·mu·si·col·o·gy \ˌeth-nō-ˌmyü-zi-ˈkä-lə-jē\

Definition of ethnomusicology

  1. 1 :  the study of music that is outside the European art tradition

  2. 2 :  the study of music in a sociocultural context

eth·no·mu·si·co·log·i·cal play \-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
eth·no·mu·si·col·o·gist play \-ˈkä-lə-jist\ noun


1950

First Known Use of ethnomusicology

1950


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