Festival Symposium

International Pipe & Tabor Symposium, 2020

Draft Programme

Friday 18th September

Venue TBD

2 – 5 pm            Symposium

‘Taboring techniques and taboring rhythms, particularly as applied to dance music and dancers’

Suggested topics might include the following:

  • Steve Rowley on music for morris – “What did the old guys ever do for us”
  • Gillian Guest – Overview of Lincolnshire medieval images of pipe and tabor (15 min)
  • Gillian Guest – Some straightforward taboring rhythms
  • Bill Tuck – The misurae of 15thC Italian dance and accompanying tabor rhythms
  • Something on morris taboring to be determined