Department of Music

Latin American Music Seminar
London, October 2004

Saturday 23rd October 2004
The Library Building
The Institute of Latin American Studies
35 Tavistock Square, London WC1

The Latin American Music Seminar is a British forum for Latin American music research
which meets once or twice yearly. Please contact Henry Stobart (
if you would like to be included on the mailing list, or if you wish to offer a
presentation or to perform at a future seminar.

10.15am         Coffee

10.40           Welcome

10.45   	Geoff Baker (Royal Holloway, University of London) The Politics of
Dancing: Rap and Reggaeton in Havana.

11.30   	Cintia Cristia (Université de Paris - Sorbonne) Drawing music, 
hearing painting. Xul Solar reinvents musical notation.

12.15           Nigel Galop (Independent writer/researcher) Recording the Music of

1.00    	Lunch (sandwiches provided)

2.15    	Henry Stobart (Royal Holloway, University of London) Battles between
Heritage and Harmony: Tinku Dancing in the Andes.

3.00            Sean Stroud (King's College, London) Marcus Pereira's Música
Popular do Brasil (1973-77): beyond folklore?

3.45            Tea and informal music making.

We ask for a contribution of £3.50 towards coffee, tea and lunch (unless giving a
Please send cheques, payable to Henry Stobart, to the address below.

Henry Stobart
Department of Music
Royal Holloway University of London
Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX

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