Tuesday, October 02, 2012

Launch of new book on the Music of Timor Leste.

On Sunday 7th October Ros Dunlop will be launching her new book on the traditional music of East Timor. She will be joined by one of Timor Leste's leading musicians, Ego Lemos.

Ros has visited Timor Leste for over ten years where she has worked with Indigenous musicians to preserve Timor's traditional music. She has completed her PhD on the subject of Timor's traditional music and her new book, Sounds of the Soul: Lian Husi Klamar, is the result of many years of work and study.

Ros Dunlop and Ego Lemos will visit the Blue Mountains as guests of Blue Mtns East Timor Sisters. After the book launch there will be a performance by Ego Lemos. Ego Lemos has just returned from performing at the London Olympics.

Join BMETS Sunday 7th October from 4–6pm at the Nolan On Lovel Gallery, Lovel Street, Katoomba. Afternoon tea provided & entry by donation. Enquiries Gabrielle 0418 245 467


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