By Anna Bull
The BFE is pleased to announce that Dr Henry Stobart, based at Royal Holloway, University of London was promoted to Reader in July 2010. Many congratulations to
John Baily, Emeritus Professor of Ethnomusicology at Goldsmiths College London is involved in the Festival of Afghan Culture, which is organised by the Asian Music Circuit and Goldsmiths.
Frances Wilkins start lecturing a new course in Ethnomusicology in the Department of Music at the University of Aberdeen from February 2011, the first of its kind in Aberdeen
PhD student in Ethnomusicology, Department of Music, Goldsmiths, University of London.
Carolyn has recently completed her PhD in Ethnomusicology at City University London, entitled “Moroccans, Music And Identity In Britain: Exploring The Relationship Between Ethnomusicology Sound Archives And Cultural Heritage Communities In The Diaspora”.
Dr Stephen Cottrell will be moving from Goldsmiths to City University in October, where he will take up a position as Professor of Music and Head of the new department of Cultural Practice and Enterprise, which includes Music.
Martin Clayton, Laura Leante and Simone Tarsitani will all be moving to Durham University from the Open University in October 2010.
By Muriel Swijghuisen Reigersberg
Saida Daukeyeva completed a doctoral dissertation on "Dombra Performance, Meaning and Memory among Mongolian Kazakhs" at SOAS and success fully passed the viva in July. Many congratulations!