Articles about Interviews

From Umm Kulthum to Orphaned Land: The influence of female musicians in constructing Israeli/Palestinian narratives
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 215-232

Historical narratives come not only from real-world events but from psychological processes, with Israeli and Palestinian narratives undergoing constant radical changes along with the physical territory. In the Middle East, femininity and the female form are considered intrinsic to national ...

An Examination of Music Teacher Job Interview Questions
Journal of Music Teacher Education (Online) (2016) Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 56-68

The purpose of this study was to examine which interview questions principals consider most important when interviewing prospective music teachers. Additionally, data were examined to determine any differences between school grade level, school setting, or years of experience as a ...

Descriptive Epidemiology of Voice Disorders in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Quality of Life Burden
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 74-87

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune inflammatory disease which may adversely affect phonatory function. This study aimed to establish the prevalence, risks, and quality of life effects of voice disorders in RA. One hundred individuals with RA underwent a telephone ...

Forms of capital in the Dhaka metal scene
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 5-20

This article examines the metal scene in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and attempts to explain how the resources crucial to its birth and continued existence can be understood through Bourdieu's different forms of capital. This local metal scene, which is part of ...

Mediated Immediacy: The Relationship between Auditory and Visual Dimensions of Live Performance in Contemporary Technology-Based Popular Music
Rock Music Studies (2016) Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 24-40

Today, a live concert no longer necessarily presents a temporal or physical correspondence between the sound and its production, though it continues to promise an experience characterized by immediacy. In this article, we approach this paradox through analysis, participant observation, ...

Occupational Diseases of Professional Orchestra Musicians from Northern Portugal: A Descriptive Study
Medical Problems of Performing Artists (2016) Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 8-12

Owing to repetitive movements and a very stressful and competitive lifestyle, musicians are a group that may be prone to suffer from occupational diseases. According to the literature, musicians are affected mainly by two types of occupational diseases: music performance ...

Prevalence of and Sociodemographic Factors Related to Voice Disorders in South Korea
Journal of Voice (2016) Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 246.e1-246.e7

Studies on the prevalence of and the sociodemographic factors related to voice disorders are rare. The purpose of the present study was to analyze the prevalence of voice disorders and to identify sociodemographic factors associated with an increased risk of ...