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During the fall semester, in-person concerts, events and lectures that involve outside guests will not be held, per the university’s COVID-19 travel and visitor policy.

Musicology Colloquium Coral Lecture: Brita Heimarck, "Yogic Philosophies and Sacred Sound Practices"

Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 5:00pm

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Bio: Brita Renée Heimarck. PhD in Music, Cornell University; MA in Ethnomusicology, UCLA; BA Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Music, Brown University. Dr. Heimarck is Associate Professor of Music at Boston University. She is the author of Balinese Discourses on Music and Modernization: Village Voices and Urban Views (Routledge, 2003), and Gender Wayang Music of Bapak I Wayan Loceng from Sukawati, Bali: A Musical Biography, Musical Ethnography, and Critical Edition (A-R Editions, 2015). She is currently working on an edited volume entitled Yogic Traditions and Sacred Sound Practices in the United States.

Title: "Yogic Philosophies and Sacred Sound Practices"

Abstract: TBD

If interested in attending, contact David Yearsley at for the Zoom information.

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