Interviews with ethnomusicologists

Carole Pegg interviewed by Carolyn Landau. (2 of 3).

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:26

  • Cultures

    English

  • Shelf mark

    C1397/10

  • Recording date

    2010-07-09

  • Recording locations

    Cambridge

  • Interviewees

    Pegg, Carole (speaker, female, interviewee)

  • Interviewers

    Landau, Carolyn (speaker, female, interviewer)

  • Recordist

    Landau, Carolyn (speaker, female

  • Abstract

    Track 2 [5 mins, 26 secs] [Session one, continued: 9 July 2010] Describes background to her editorship of the New Grove dictionary. Was at the time chair of the International Forum of Traditional Music and lecturing in anthropology of performance at Cambridge. Stanley Sadie asked her to take over from Peggy Deusenberry. Describes structure of project team, how enjoyable it was and controversies, such as how Tibet should be represented. Mentions involvement of Maria Mendonça and Maria Lord. Project ended abruptly when sold to German company which finished it quickly. Contains mistakes, but widely used.

  • Description

    Interview with Carole Pegg (2 of 3). The ethnomusicologist talks about her research. Interviewer: Carolyn Landau.

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