FRIDAY 6 & SATURDAY 7 FEBRUARY
THE GLOBAL MUSIC CULTURE OF THE CATHOLIC MISSIONS IN THE 17th-18th CENTURIES
for the BALZAN PROGRAMME IN MUSICOLOGY 2013-2016 “TOWARDS A GLOBAL HISTORY OF MUSIC”
King’s College London
Strand, LondonWC2R 2LS
Tomasz Jez (University ofWarsaw);
Shubing Jia (Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing)
The first two sessions of the workshop will be dedicated to the missionaries’ activity in both Americas and Asia with particular focus on bilateral interchange. In the concluding session, the panel will address convergent/parallel forms of cultural institutions and the reverse impact of the overseas missions in Europe: its reception in the Old World.