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Seventh Conference on Welsh Music
Aberystwyth, August 2003


CENTRE FOR ADVANCED WELSH MUSIC STUDIES UNIVERSITY OF WALES BANGOR
CANOLFAN UWCH-ASTUDIAETHAU CERDDORIAETH CYMRU PRIFYSGOL CYMRU BANGOR

Seventh Conference on Welsh Music

23-24 August 2003
Pantycelyn Hall, University of Wales, Aberystwyth

			 
Saturday 23 August

2.30 	Welcome and introduction	


2.45	Dr Lyn Davies (Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff)
	Complex Metres - the roots of Daniel Jones's rhythmic 'otherness'

3.30	Mr David Jones (School of Music, University of Wales, Bangor)
	Realising the Improbable: Lady Herbert Lewis and Welsh Folk Song

4.15 	Tea	

4.45	SPECIAL GUEST LECTURE, FOLLOWED BY DRINKS 
	Professor Patrick Ford (Department of Celtic Languages and Literature,
	Harvard University)
	Aspects of the Performance of Poetry in Medieval Wales

6.15	Supper	

8.00	Mr Robert Evans & Ms Mary-Anne Roberts (Cardiff)) 
	Lecture recital on early Welsh music followed by short discussion


Sunday 24 August		


10.00 	Mr Paul Whittaker (Wimereux)
	The role of Robert ap Huw in the creation of the harp manuscript BL MS
	Add. 14905

10.45 	Coffee	


11.15	Ms Phyllis Kinney (Aberystwyth)
	Iolo Morganwg's song collection


12.00 	Dr Sally Harper (School of Music, University of Wales, Bangor)	
	Tunes for a Welsh Psalter: the Salmau Cn of Edmwnd Prys

12.45 	Drinks and Lunch 	


2.15 	Mr Phillip Weller (School of Music, University of Wales, Nottingham)	
	Knowledge, experience and the limits of writing in Gerald of Wales's
	musical observation

3.00  	Ms Gwenda Davies (Australia)	
	A survey of the traditional music of Welsh Australians living in the
	Sydney area: May 2000


3.45	Tea	


CROESO CYNNES I BAWB/ A WARM WELCOME TO ALL 


Conference Fee (including tea and coffee): 15

Lunch (Saturday and Sunday) 5.50
Evening Meal (Saturday only) 6.00
Standard accommodation with breakfast available in Pantycelyn Hall at a
cost of 20 a night on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

If you wish to book meals or accommodation, please let the conference
organizer (Dr Sally Harper) know by Thursday 7 August by e-mail. 


Further Details / Manylion Pellach 

Dr Sally Harper
CUACC					CAWMS
Ysgol Cerddoriaeth			School of Music
Prifysgol Cymru				University of Wales			
Bangor					Bangor
LL57 2DG				LL57 2DG
CYMRU,  D.U.				WALES, U.K.

Ffn / Tel. 	+44 (0)1248  382126 / +44 (0)1248 382181
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E-bost / E-mail s.harper@bangor ac.uk
Gwefan / Website www.bangor.ac.uk/music