Department of Music

Understanding the Muwashshah
London, September 2004


UNDERSTANDING THE MUWASHSHAH: A Musical Workshop

Venue: SOAS, Room G2, Thornhaugh Street, London WC1 [Tube: Russell Square]

Saturday 18 September 2004
10.00am-6.00pm


A free one-day seminar on the art of the Muwashshah and Zajal. The musical genre
known as "Andalusi".  Introduced by Arab and Jewish musicians and singers. Open to
the general public. Prior booking is advised. There is no charge for admission but
donations are welcome.

Venue: SOAS Main Building, Thornhaugh Street, London WC1 [Nearest tube: Russell
Square]

The Study Day lays the groundwork for our three-day international conference [7-10
October 2004] "The Muwashshah: Arabic and Hebrew Strophic Poetry and its Romance
Parallels"

To reserve a place:
T: +44-(0)795 755 6352
E: ed.emery@britishlibrary.net

Programme details will be posted at: www.geocities.com/Muwashshah

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