Cambodian History

15/S2 World Music in Cultrl Perspect (MUS-2060-01)

Events

The kings of the Khmer empire ruled over much of mainland southeast Asia

802 - 1413

Thais from Ayuthaya sacked Angkor

1400

Burmese sacked Ayuthaya

1767

Cambodian King Sisowat visited France, taking along his court dancers and musicians

1906

Pierre Loti wote about his visit in Angkor in An Angkor Pilgrim

1912

Khmer Rouge

1975 - 1979