IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 1227: Music across the Mediterranean - From Persia to Al-Andalus, III: From Recovery to Reconstruction - Tracing the Musical Heritage of Al-Andalus

Wednesday 12 July 2006, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Centre for Mediterranean Studies, University of Leeds / Society for the Medieval Mediterranean
Organiser:Gerald Crowson, Society for the Medieval Mediterranean, Norwich
Moderator/Chair:Richard Rastall, School of Music, University of Leeds
Paper 1227-aThe Re-Creation of Arabo-Andalusian Music in Modern Performance
(Language: English)
Dwight F. Reynolds, Department of Religious Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Paper 1227-bA Pretty Paella: Mauresque Influence on Iberian Music?
(Language: English)
David Wulstan, Aberystwyth University
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Paper 1227-cFixing a Misbegotten Biography: Ziryab in the Mediterranean World
(Language: English)
Muhammad Abdu-Noor, Yale University
Index terms: Islamic and Arabic Studies, Music
Abstract

This session will addrss the re-construction of the music of Muslim Spain (al-Andalus) and trace its influences on Iberian peninsular music in the medieval period.