Journal of
Music and Dance

  • Abbreviation: J. Music Dance
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2360-8579
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMD
  • Start Year: 2011
  • Published Articles: 23

Breaking barriers and stimulating dance accompaniment to popular music in Nigeria

January-June 2023 - Vol 13 Num. 1

Dances are part of our socio cultural identities in Nigeria. They are performed for different purposes and at different settings such as home, social gatherings, religious centres, schools, concert halls, dance halls and theatres.  Some dance steps are peculiar to certain ethnic groups within each geo-political zone...

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Breaking barriers and stimulating dance accompaniment to popular music in Nigeria

January-June 2023

Adekogbe, Olatunbosun Samuel

Letter #5: Reflexions on perception-action in the creative process of Entre voos e quedas

July-December 2022

Andraus Mariana Baruco Machado, dos Santos Milena Pereira and Manzolli Jônatas 

Examining “The book”: How perception, power, and practice altered memory of Irish Ceili dances

January-June 2021

Helen Buck-Pavlick  

Cultural suppression of female gender in Nigeria: Implications of Igbo females’ songs

January-June 2020

Ebele V. Ojukwu and Eunice U. Ibekwe

The Basarwa melon throwing circle dance (Siqciru/Sigcuru): The case of Kaudwane village in Kweneng West District of Botswana

July-December 2019

Otukile Sindiso Phibion and Tuelo Nicolette Aedige  

October 2014

Origin and development of ‘Directing’ in juju music performance

Oluniyi, Michael Olusakin

September 2014

When the music moves you: Revisiting the classics in the company of neuroscience

Susan E. Pashman

May 2013

Music technology: A perceptive prospect

M. V. Ramanamurthy

May 2013

The contribution of dancing in the socio-emotional development of children at extracurricular activities in a Portuguese primary school

Soares, Diana Salgueiro Vinagre and Lucena, Sonia Felix Vilas Boas

March 2012

Ditlhaka music learning and practices through transmission among the Batlokwa and Balete of Botswana

Otukile Sindiso Phibion

February 2016

Framework for music improvisation and performance: Body/instrument and body/mind connections

Ana Luisa Fridman, Rogério Luiz Moraes Costa and Jônatas Manzolli

June 2017

Efforts to improve music education in Turkey

Mustafa KabataÅŸ

October 2016

Girl child education and enrollment drive: The role of traditional music and dance

Eva Akosua Ebeli

January 2018

Perceiving patterns of ratios when they are converted from relative durations to melody and from cross rhythms to harmony

Aggelos Bousmpouras

January 2016

Expressing joy through hip-hop dance steps: Focus on new jack swing

Rie Kojima, Teruo Nomura and Noriyuki Kida