Turkish Folk Music Between Ghent and Turkey - Context, Performance, Function - Liselotte Sels

Liselotte Sels [+-]
AP University College Antwerp
Liselotte Sels is a researcher and research coordinator at AP University College Antwerp. She received her PhD in Art Science from Ghent University in 2014. In 2015, she worked as a postdoctoral visiting researcher at UC Santa Barbara, supported by a BAEF fellowship. Recent publications include the book chapter “Mixing Multiple Tracks: Migration, Diaspora and Transcultural Music in Flanders” in Made in the Low Countries (Routledge, 2017) and the article “EMRUZ | Nieuwe muziek in Iran” in FORUM+ (2018). Liselotte is active as a harpsichordist, (forte)pianist, and continuo player.


The Introduction briefly discusses the transformative top-down and bottom-up tendencies experienced by Turkish folk music throughout the twentieth century, points to the significance of migration for the chosen research field, reviews related existing literature, and introduces the applied methods and concepts.

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Sels, Liselotte. Introduction. Turkish Folk Music Between Ghent and Turkey - Context, Performance, Function. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. Jul 2021. ISBN 9781781799499. Date accessed: 25 Sep 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.39616. Jul 2021

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