23 September 2017

The Role of Costume in Performance and Ritual

Gaye Evans: Jakar Tshechua Festival in Bhutan-Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon

An illustrated talk about a visit to Bhutan in 2016 and the Jakar Tshechu , a colourful festival filled with dancing monks, local costumes and sumptuous textiles.

Meinir Raby: My wardrobe – reflections of a Harpist on the Gowns she has worn to perform in Wales and on the International Stage

A versatile musician with a busy and illustrious career; 30 years as Principle Harpist with orchestra at the WNO, teaching at the RWCMD as Head of Harp Studies and co founder of Coleg Telyn Cymru and Telynae Morgannwg, established Alaw Music Publishers and since 2002 performed as a soloist at International Festivals.