Address: Vancouver, BC Canada

Programme

Sunday 17 July

 

4.00 – 6.00 pm Registration & Tea

 

6.00 pm Supper

 

7.30 pm Concert

Premiere of Nigel Osborne’s work on the theme of the heart

The Hilliard Ensemble

 

Monday 18 July

 

9.00 am Welcome and Singing with Michael Deason-Barrow

 

9.30 – 11.00 am Lecture & Discussion

Nigel Osborne

 

11.00 – 11.30 am Coffee

 

11.30 am – 12.15 pm Lecture

Brian Keenan

 

12.15 – 1.00 pm Lecture

Aonghus Gordon

 

1.00 – 3.00 pm Lunch

 

3.00 pm Workshops

1) Michael Deason-Barrow: Music, Improvisation

2) Roi Galor & Paulamaria Blaxland-De Lange: Storytelling

3) Liehsja Blaxland-De Lange: Turlough O’Carolan – music & healing

4) Margaret Colquhoun: Goethean Study

 

6.00 pm Supper

 

7.30 pm Concert

The Mystical Heart

Paul Robertson (Violin), Maren Stott (Sacred Dance)

 

 

Tuesday 19 July

9.00 am Singing with Michael Deason-Barrow

 

9.30 – 10.15 am Lecture

Margaret Colquhoun

 

10.15 – 11.00 am Lecture

Philip Kilner

 

11.00 am Coffee

 

11.30 am – 12.15 pm Lecture

Michael Deason-Barrow

 

12.15 – 1.00 pm Lecture

Roi Galor & Paulamaria Blaxland-De Lange

 

1.00 pm Lunch

 

3.00 pm Workshops

1) Michael Deason-Barrow: Music, Improvisation

2) Roi Galor & Paulamaria Blaxland-De Lange: Storytelling

3) Liehsja Blaxland-De Lange: Turlough O’Carolan – music & healing

4) Margaret Colquhoun: Goethean Study

 

6.00 pm Supper

 

7.30 pm Concert

Folk Music and the Oral Tradition

Pericles Theatre Company

 

Wednesday 20 July

9.00 am Singing with Michael Deason-Barrow

 

9.30 – 11am Workshops

 

11.00 am Coffee

 

11.30 am Music of the Heart Open Workshop

Introduction, and talks by Sir John Tavener and Prof Sir Magdi Yacoub

 

1.00 pm Lunch

 

3.00 pm Speakers

Philip Kilner and Babulal Sethia

followed by Panel Discussion with audience interaction

 

6.00 pm Supper

 

7.30 A Musical Evening with Sir John Tavener (Piano) and Patricia Rozario (Soprano)

 

Thursday 21 July

 

9.00 am Singing with Michael Deason-Barrow

 

9.30 am Speakers

Elizabeth Carmack

Eric Klein

 

10.15 Workshop Presentations

 

11.00 am Coffee

 

11.30 am Concluding plenary session and final words

 

1.00 pm Lunch and end of conference