Music, community and identity

by Anu Ahola, Tove Djupsjöbacka, Liisamaija Hautsalo, Merja Hottinen, Amanda Kauranne, Saijaleena Rantanen

In the Special Feature 3/2018, FMQ takes a look at the fascinating network of relationships between music, community and identity. We discuss the role of music in building communities on the one hand and specialised, music-based communities on the other.

Featured photo: “We have a dream” demonstration against racism and monoculturalism was held in Helsinki on 28 July, 2015. Photo: Lehtikuva