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Jazz Worlds / World Jazz
The Globalisation of an American Classical Music
Newcastle upon Tyne, February 2005


INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR MUSIC STUDIES
UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
 
Wednesday February 23, 2005
2-4pm: ICMuS Lecture Room 2, Armstrong Building
4.306.30pm: Council Room, Armstrong Building
 
JAZZ WORLDS / WORLD JAZZ
THE GLOBALISATION OF AN AMERICAN CLASSICAL MUSIC

A symposium


Keith Howard (SOAS, London)
'Seoul Blues: Finding a New Tradition'

Fabian Holt (University of Copenhagen)
'African American Musics in Scandinavia: Race, Nation, and Displacement'

Rich Jankowsky (SOAS, London)
'The Medium is the Message? Jazz and the Democratic Imagination'

Goffredo Plastino (University of Newcastle)
'Coltrane on launeddas: Sardinian Music and Jazz'

Philip Bohlman (University of Chicago)
'Jazz at the Edge of Empire'

Richard Middleton (University of Newcastle)
'Concluding Thoughts'


For any further information, go to:

http://www.ncl.ac.uk/sacs/about/music/
http://www.ncl.ac.uk/sacs/about/seminars.htm

or contact:

goffredo.plastino@ncl.ac.uk

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