The following list of scholarly publications consists of book-length sources on topics in music and dance that contributed to the discipline of ethnomusicology as it developed during the fi rst decade of the twenty-fi rst century. Many of the publications contain ethnographic reports or theoretical examinations of musical performance in specifi c geographical and social contexts. Most of the sources are in English, although a small selection of books in Western European languages is also included. Descriptive information is provided in brief annotations for each entry and contents lists are included for collections of essays.