Marie Jorritsma is Senior Lecturer at the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.
Acknowledgments Author's Note List of Illustrations List of Music Examples Preface 1. Introduction: The Challenges of Inscribing Coloured Voices 2. Karoo People and Places 3. Hidden Transcripts: How Hymns Reveal History 4. Senzeni na: Interrelationships Between the Music of Mission and Independent African Church Denominations 5. Singing the "Queen's English": Church Choirs in Kroonvale 6. Mothers of the Church: Women's Society Music and the Politics of Gender 7. Conclusion: Reflections on Karoo Sonic Spaces Glossary References Index