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MUSIC: Research, Ethnomusicology, & Hawaii

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Research Articles

Free JSTOR (limited # of articles)

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EBSCOhost Research Databases (video)

Sample articles:

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Streaming Music

Audio Archive
Search the collection to find related sound recordings. Some suggested search terms: "Hawaii" or "Hawaiian."
Sample songs:

National Jukebox from the Library of Congress
Search the collection to find related sound recordings. Some suggested search terms: "Hawaii" or "Hawaiian."
Sample songs:

Hawaiian Music Collection at UH Mānoa
Search the collection to find related sound recordings. Listen to 30 second preview of song.
Sample songs:

International Folk Dance Archive
Browse the collection of 500+ sound recordings of music for folk dancing. Use "control + F" (Windows) or "command + F" (Mac) to search for a specific word, country, genre, etc.
Sample songs:

Hawaiʻi