The BMTN E-Repository

This platform contains collections of published and unpublished literature and multimedia/digital resources by members of the Black music therapy community along with relevant topics that affirm Black personhood and lifeworlds within music therapy theory, education, practice, and research. You can find links to articles, books, chapters, commentaries, music, presentations, tributes, undergraduate and graduate theses, videos, and more.

Culturally Responsive Practice Collection

The Culturally Responsive Practice Collection features resources that explore multicultural perspectives and critical culturally sustaining practices within music therapy. If you would like to add a resource to this collection, please complete the BMTN E-Repository Resource Submission Form.

Note: This platform is currently UNDER CONSTRUCTION. While you are able to view, sort, and access resource links, the searchbar tool is currently being reconfigured to increase user functionality. Stay tuned for updates.

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Title
Author(s)
Year
Type
Source
Link
Community Music Therapy with Adolescents
Zane Ragland & Maurice Apprey
1974
Journal Article
Journal of Music Therapy
https://doi.org/10.1093/jmt/11.3.147
Multicultural music therapy: The world music connection
Moreno, J.
1988
Journal Article
Journal of Music Therapy
https://doi.org/10.1093/jmt/25.1.17
Music and Life in the Field of Play: An Anthology
Carolyn Kenny
1994
Book
Barcelona Publishers
https://www.barcelonapublishers.com/music-life-the-field-play-an-anthology
They didn’t know because they never asked: Cultural issues in music therapy training
Carolyn Kenny
1994
Book Chapter
Music and Life in the Field of Play: An Anthology
https://www.barcelonapublishers.com/music-life-the-field-play-an-anthology
Ethical issues in multicultural counseling: Implications for the field of music therapy
Bradt, J.
1997
Journal Article
The Arts in Psychotherapy
https://doi.org/10.1016/S0197-4556(97)00017-8
Multicultural perspectives in music therapy: An examination of the literature, educational curricula, and clinical practices in culturally diverse cities of the United States
Darrow, A.A. & Molloy, D.
1998
Journal Article
Music Therapy Perspectives
https://doi.org/10.1093/mtp/16.1.27
Music Therapy: Improvisation, communication, and culture
Even Ruud
1998
Book
Barcelona Publishers
https://www.barcelonapublishers.com/music-therapy-improvisation-communication-culture
Addressing issues of ethnicity and identity in palliative care through music therapy practice
Forrest, L.
2000
Journal Article
Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy
https://doi.org/10.15845/voices.v1i2.60
Multicultural Approaches to music therapy supervision
Estrella, K.
2001
Book Chapter
Music Therapy Supervision
https://www.barcelonapublishers.com/music-therapy-supervision
Backcloth to music and healing in traditional African society
Nzewi, Meki
2002
Journal Article
Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy
https://doi.org/10.15845/voices.v2i2.85
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