Talk: Eastern Music, Western Notes

Lost – or found – in translation? This presentation, accompanied by musical excerpts, will highlight fascinating examples of music as intercultural exchange between Southeast Asia and the West.  Dr. David Irving is a specialist on Baroque music and its use in the Malay world, and Le-Tuyen Nguyen is an authority on a popular form of nineteenth century Vietnamese music.

Presented by the Asia-Pacific Special Interest Group, ALIA

For more details please contact Anya Dettman on 02 6262 1248

Cost

Free

Where

Conference Room

Location: 
Level 4

When

When: 
Wednesday, 7 May, 2014
Start time: 
12.15pm
End time: 
1.15pm