[Lecture] Peking Opera Percussion Music at Boston College

Just came back from my talk at Boston College. It’s titled “Peking Opera Percussion: Concept, Luogujing, and Patterns.”  This presentation provided an overview of the formation, functions, and use of percussion music in Peking opera performance with live demonstration and some video clips. In the last part of the presentation, students were guided to learn […]

Peking Opera Percussion Music Workshop at Simon Fraser University, Canada

The lecture/ hands-on workshop is titled “Speaking Percussion, Performing Language: Exploring Peking Opera Percussion Music and its Oral Notation.” As part of the 2016 Sound of Dragon Music Festival, this presentation is organized by the Sound of Dragon Society and co-sponsored by the David Lam Center . This presentation took place at FSU’s Harbour Centre and […]

[CFP] 3rd Intl. Digital Libraries for Musicology workshop

Forwarded Info: CALL FOR PAPERS 3rd International Digital Libraries for Musicology workshop (DLfM 2016) Friday 12th August The Avery Fisher Center for Music and Media, Bobst Library, New York University, NY, USA A satellite event of ISMIR 2016 <https://wp.nyu.edu/ismir2016/> <http://www.t-mus.org/dlfm/> BACKGROUND Many Digital Libraries have long offered facilities to provide multimedia content, including music. However […]

[Workshop] Audiovisual data and digital scholarship: Towards multimodal literacy

Forwarded Workshop Info: AVinDH Workshop @ DH2016  “Audiovisual data and digital scholarship: Towards multimodal literacy”  12 July, 2016 Kraków, Poland   Call for Abstracts Deadline: May 1, 2016   The Audio Visual material in Digital Humanities (AVinDH) Special Interest Group of the Alliance for Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) invites abstracts for proposed presentations for our […]

[Workshop] MEDIA PRESERVATION BOOT CAMP (ARSC Pre-Conference)

Forwarded Workshop Info: — ARSC PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP 2016 — — TWO-DAY MEDIA PRESERVATION BOOT CAMP — For this year’s pre-conference workshop, the ARSC Education & Training Committee and Technical Committee present a Media Preservation Boot Camp, May 10–11. Learn media preservation basics with workshops led by experts on a variety of topics at the Indiana […]

[Workshop] Musical Scholarship and the Future of Academic Publishing

Forwarded Workshop Info: An all-day workshop sponsored by the Academic Book of the Future project. http://www.t-mus.org/events/musical-scholarship-and-the-future-of-academic-publishing/ VENUE AND DATE Goldsmiths, University of London. Ian Gulland Lecture Theatre, Whitehead Building. #34 on this map http://www.gold.ac.uk/campus-map/. 10:30 – 18:00, Monday 11 April 2016. DESCRIPTION Music publishing and writing about music have always pushed at the boundaries of […]