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Music in Mediaeval English Parish Churches
Oxford, April 2005


Plainsong and Mediaeval Music Society

Music in Mediaeval English Parish Churches

A day conference to be held at
The Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford
on Saturday, 30 April 2005, 10 am to 5 pm


The conference will explore the social context, the use of buildings, the 
surviving evidence for music, organs, patronage, and two case studies, 
with contributions from scholars currently active in this field:
-       Beat Kmin (Warwick University)
-       Paul Barnwell (English Heritage/York University)
-       Magnus Williamson (Newcastle University)
-       Dominic Gwynn (organ builder and organ historian)
-       John Harper (RSCM/University of Wales, Bangor)
-       Jane Flynn (Leeds)
-       Lisa Colton (Huddersfield University)
-       David Skinner (Magdalen College, Oxford)

There is no charge for members of the society.  Non-members will be asked 
to pay a fee of 10 on arrival (students and senior citizens, 5).

Further information about the day or about the Society may be obtained by
writing to pmms@rscm.com, or to the address below.

The conference will be followed by the Society's Annual General Meeting at
5.10 pm.

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