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Latin America Music Seminar
London, May 2005

Below is the programme for next Saturday's seminar (Saturday 28 May 2005).  
If you wish to attend, please send me a message as soon as possible so
that we can estimate numbers for refreshments. The £3.50 towards
refreshments may be paid on the day.

Dr Henry Stobart
Director of Graduate Studies/Senior Lecturer in Ethnomusicology,
Music Department
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX, UK
Tel. +44-(0)1784 443533 

Saturday 28th May 2005                  	
The Library Building
Institute for the Study of the Americas
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    	Katia Chornik (Formerly: Royal Academy of Music) Songs for
Survival: music from Chilean concentration camps.

11.30   	Henry Stobart (Royal Holloway, University of London) The
Song of the Llama: music, reproduction and llama husbandry in the Andes.

12.15   	Gabriela Mauriño (Royal Holloway, University of
London) Astor Piazzolla, the musical dialogician.

1.00    	Lunch (sandwiches provided)

2.15    	David Mortara (Centre for Latin American Cultural
Studies) Historic recordings from Peru: the William David Tompkins

3.00    	Geoff Baker (Royal Holloway, University of London)
"Movemiento Prohibido": Disciplining Reggaeton.

3.45    	Tea and informal music making.

We ask for a contribution of £3.50 towards coffee, tea and lunch (unless
giving a paper). On this occasion this can be paid on the day.  If you
wish to attend, please inform Henry Stobart by Thursday 26th May: email: or tel. +44-(0)1784 443533

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