Image credits

Images in the gallery are credited on the respective genre page; images on the individual genre pages are credited directly where the image appears.

If you have questions or concerns about the use of any image on this website, please contact the researcher.

Home page

  1. Ladakh Festival 2013. Photo: Flickr / Dietmar Temps.
  2. Seckou Keita, electric kora player. Photo: Flickr / Marta Colpani.
  3. Kuikuro Indians (Brazil) play Taquara Flutes. Photo: Flickr / Wilfred Paulse.
  1. Aboriginal children at DanceSite in Alice Springs, Australia. Photo: Flickr / Rusty Stewart.
  2. Andean Musicians. Photo: Flickr / quinet.
  3. Gnawa group play krakebs. Photo: Flickr / Vince Millet

The project / The framework / The survey

  1. Junkanoo Festival, Bahamas in St Augustine. Photo: Flickr / DeusXFlorida
  2. Thai drum. Photo purchased from Shutterstock.
  3. Bachir Attar, master musician of Jajouka. Photo: Flickr / GanMed64.


  1. Image: Flickr / JonS.
  2. Image: Flickr / Jake Belluci
  3. Sergey Sadov plays sadora, Moscow. Photo: Flickr / Max Khokhlov