Project Activities 2021

12-14 January. Eric Petzoldt presents a paper about "Jauk Elmaleh’s Dakka Jazz and the Casablanca jazz scene of the 1950s and 1960s" at the online 2021 BFE/RMA Research Students Conference at the Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge

3 Febuary. Online Series: Sonic Conversations in the Western MediterraneanCynthia Becker: Trans-Saharan Slavery and the Gnawa Guinbri. From Concealment to Exhibition. Lecture and Q&A

12 -14 February. Steve Wilford will present a paper at the Music, Sound and Trauma: Interdisciplinary Perspectives conference, hosted by Indiana University.

15 February. Online Series: Sonic Conversations in the Western MediterraneanScreening of Moroccan produced short films. Curated by Jamal Abdennassar with Q&A

1 March. Online Series: Sonic Conversations in the Western MediterraneanDwight F. Reynolds: Medieval Music Around and Across the Western Mediterranean. Lecture and Q&A

9 March. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will present the paper “Popular Music in Morocco: A Common Language between Jews and Muslims”, University of Connecticut and International University of Rabat (online)

15-16 March. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will give a lecture about “La música de la mujer sefardí como vector de transmisión contemporáneo” Congreso sobre la mujer sefardí, at the Cervantes Institute, Bremen, Germany (online)

31 March. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will host an online panel at the Cambridge Festival 2021 for the launch of her project "Sonic Accompaniment to Birth in the Jewish Sahara".

15 April. Online Series: Sonic Conversations in the Western MediterraneanHisham Aidi: Decolonizing the Gnawa: From the Jazz Age to the Afro-Arab Spring. Lecture and Q&A

27 April. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will give a lecture ”Jewish Music in Northern Morocco and the Building of Sonic Identity boundaries” Bar-Ilan Faculty of Music Colloquium, Israel (online)

22 June. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will talk at the International Forum for Jewish Music Studies about "Judeo-Arabic Saharan women's songs for birth", hosted by UCLA and EZJM Hannover (online)

1-2 July. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will be presenting at 2021 Biennial Conference of the Royal Musical Association Music & Philosophy Study Group, which will take place at the Strand Campus, King's College London.

 

26-28 November. Vanessa Paloma Elbaz will be presenting at "Archivos digitales, memoria y futuro musical de diversidad” Musicología en Transición, Sociedad Española de Musicología, Universidad de Andalucía, Jaén.


 


 


 

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