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Stone Aztec serpent figure, British Museum

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One of the few plausible attempts to present a set of rules for Patolli
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Professor Dorothy Hosler

If gold was the poo of the sun god and silver was the poo of the moon goddess, what was bronze?! asked St Johns CE Junior School. Read what Professor Dorothy Hosler had to say.

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Illustrated lecture and demonstration on Aztec Music

Ian Mursell presented a ‘paper’ on Aztec Music (‘The Instruments of the Aztecs: Exploring the Codices’) at the Latin American Music Seminar on Saturday May 22 2004 in the Institute of Latin American Studies, Tavistock Square, London. The Institute was re-named in August 2004 to become the Institute for the Study of the Americas.

Research into Aztec Music is a long-term priority for us as a team. We have already uploaded an in-depth study of the Aztec teponaztli (tongue drum), and more is on its way... Contact Ian for further details.

The Latin American Music Seminar is a British forum for Latin American music research which meets once or twice yearly.

For further information on the Seminars, contact: Henry Stobart, Department of Music, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham TW20 0EX

Our study of the Aztec teponaztli drum

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