’Gypsy Music’ and Deejays: Balkanism, Orientalism and Romani Musicians

Szeman, Ioana (2009) ’Gypsy Music’ and Deejays: Balkanism, Orientalism and Romani Musicians. TDR: The Drama Review, 53 (3). pp. 98-116. ISSN 1054-2043

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In the current wave of successful “Gypsy music” in the West, Romani bands Taraf de Haïdouks and Fanfare Ciocărlia present themselves as “authentic” Gypsy musicians. In Germany, Shantel's latest album proclaims a Gypsy theme, but without Romani musicians. With or without Romanis, “Gypsy” means “exotic” in these musical exports.

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing
Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 15 Dec 2022 10:31
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2022 10:31
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/90191
DOI: 10.1162/dram.2009.53.3.98

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