MUSIC OF THE THREE WORLDS - Symposium

Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Venue: 
Time: 
10:30am - 3:30pm
Ticket Price: 

Free

             Music of the Three Worlds                 

Symposium

Asia House, 10.20-3.30 on 3rd July 2018

63 New Cavendish Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 7LP

 

10.20               Welcome

10.30               Georgie Pope (King’s College London), “Moving Monks: Touring Vaishnava dance from Assam”

11.00               Kirit Singh (SOAS, University of London), “The Rababi Tradition: Traversing Religious Boundaries”

 

11.30-11.45     Break

 

11.45               Mukesh Kulriya (Royal Holloway, University of London), “Singing Ratijoga: Women’s songs of Folk Deities in Western Rajasthan”

12.15               Jasmine Hornabrook (Goldsmiths, University of London), “Song Paths and Pilgrimage: Songs of the Saints in London's Tamil Hindu Diaspora”

 

12.45-14.00     Lunch

 

14.00               Richard David Williams (SOAS, University of London), “Singing in tune with God: off-world music lessons in eighteenth-century Bengali Vaishnavism.”

14.30               Neil Sorrell (University of York), Francis Silkstone (Goldsmiths), and Linda Hirst (Trinity Laban), “Composing between worlds: notes from Tajalan”

15.00               Richard Widdess (SOAS, University of London), “Dancing for the dead: a stick dance in Nepal”

 

                       15.45   Nepalese Stick Dance Performance

 

This is a free event with limited seating. Admission will be on a first come first served basis only. Please email to viram@amc.org.ukto register giving your name, email and telephone number.

 

 The programme is also subject to change without notice.