Global Music Lecture Series presents Dr. Anthony Seeger

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Global Music Lecture Series presents Dr. Anthony Seeger

The Department of Music at Fresno State presents Dr. Anthony Seeger, distinguished professor emeritus of ethnomusicology at UCLA and a current research associate at the Smithsonian Institution, as this year’s Global Music Lecture Series featured speaker with two lectures at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Thursday, March 23, in the University Business Center (Peters Business Room 191). The presentations will be in conjunction with the Center for Creativity and the Arts’ “Native Communities: Tradition and Innovation” theme. Seeger is an ethnomusicologist, anthropologist, record producer, audiovisual archivist and musician whose research and applied activities have focused on the indigenous peoples of the Amazon region of Brazil, especially the Suyá/Kĩsêdjê Indians in Mato Grosso, where he has done research since 1971.These lectures are made possible through the support of Associated Students Inc. Both events are free and open to the public. INFO: Dr. Donald Henriques at dhenriques@csufresno.edu or 559.278.2654. See full story.