Chair in Sikh Musicology Completes Int’l Tour

Professor Francesca Cassio, the Sardarni Harbans Kaur Chair in Sikh Musicology, recently completed a tour of lectures and concerts in Italy and India. Professor Cassio is an ethnomusicologist and a musician whose pivotal work on the Sikh traditional repertoire also touches upon gender issues.

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