Category: Global Music

BU Global Music Festival Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

Originally published on June 10, 2020 by BU Arts Initiative BU Global Music Festival to Receive $15,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Boston University Arts Initiative announced that an Art Works award of $15,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts has been given to Boston University via the BU Arts Initiative for the BU Global Music […]

Categories: Global Music, Music, Musicology

Global Music Concert Series: Visions of Angkor

Boston University Global Music Concert Series presents Visions of Angkor: Music and Dance from Cambodia and its Diaspora Concert and panel discussion featuring virtuoso musicians from Cambodia alongside the Angkor Dance Troupe from Lowell, MA – April 20th, 2016 GMCS presents a rare opportunity to encounter artistic traditions that were nearly obliterated during the 1975–79 […]

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Schools: Music

Indian Classical-Jazz Fusion Music Concert

Indian Classical-Jazz Fusion Music Concert 7pm Pre-Concert Lecture, 8pm-10pm Concert in Marsh Chapel Music of India student performers from 8-9pm with Guest Artists Peter Row on sitar, Shuchita Rao (Indian vocalist), Phil Scarff, and Jerry Leake; Followed by a performance from 9-10pm by the professional band Natraj: Phil Scarff- saxophone, Jerry Leake- tabla, double bass, […]

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J.C. Abbey: Ghana’s Puppeteer

Film Screening and Conversation J.C. Abbey: Ghana’s Puppeteer, the latest ethnographic film by filmmaker, musician, anthropologist, and MacArthur fellow Stven Feld will be screened on March 17th, followed by a conversation with the filmmaker. J.C. Abbey documents an exceptional 50-year artistic career, from Accra’s streets to Ghana’s villages to international TV. In 15 delightful puppet […]

Categories: Global Music, Music
Schools: Music