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Music History

Music History Colloquium

Spring 2014

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated. A reception for students follows each event.

adam gilbert

Adam Gilbert (University of Southern California)

From Marble and Brick to the Names of the Lord in Music: The History of an Early Modern Musical Symbol

Friday, February 7
Music Building Room 232, 1:10-2:00 p.m.
Co-sponsored by the Columbia Baroque Soloists

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Joseph Panzner (The Ohio State University)

Rendering Duration Sonorous: Sonification, Intensive Matter, and Michael Pisaro's Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds

Friday, February 21
Music Building Room 232, 1:10-2:00 p.m.

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Lauren Sklaroff-Lamey (University of South Carolina)

From Minstrelsy to Civil Rights: Sophie Tucker and the Politics of Performance

First-Year Music Experience Lecture
Friday, February 28 [POSTPONED]
Music Building Recital Hall, 1:10-2:00 p.m.

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Andrew Greenwood (Southern Methodist University)

The Air of Scottish Music

Brown Bag Seminar
Thursday, March 6
Music Building Room 220, 1:10-2:00 p.m.
Co-sponsored by University Libraries

 sklaroff

Lauren Sklaroff-Lamey (University of South Carolina)

From Minstrelsy to Civil Rights: Sophie Tucker and the Politics of Performance

First-Year Music Experience Lecture
Friday, March 21 [NEW DATE]
Music Building Recital Hall, 1:10-2:00 p.m.

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Sarah Williams (University of South Carolina)

"Lasting-Pasted Monuments": Memory, Theater, and Seventeenth-Century English Broadside Ballad Performance

Brown Bag Seminar
Friday, March 21 [POSTPONED]
Music Building Room 232, 1:10-2:00 p.m.

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Georgia Cowart (Case Western Reserve University)

Performing/Transforming French Identity: Watteau and the Musical Theater

Friday, April 4
Hollings Library Program Room, 1:15-2:30 p.m.
Co-sponsored by the Comparative Literature Program

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Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy (University of California, Los Angeles)

From Africa to India: Music, Ethnography, and Documentary Film Making with the African-Indian Sidis of Gujurat

Part of CarolIndia: A Year-Long Celebration of India
Friday, April 11
Music Building Room 232, 1:10-2:00 p.m.

 

Fall 2013

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.

martin colloquium

Martin Nedbal (University of Arkansas)

Sex and Censorship in Mozart's Don Giovanni/Don Juan

First-Year Music Experience Lecture
Friday, September 13
Music Building Recital Hall, 1:10 p.m

Co-sponsor: College of Arts and Sciences, German Department

hayes colloquium

Hayes Hampton (University of South Carolina Sumter)

"Behind each kiss your poison bite": Plague, Pollution, and Panic in 1980s Britain

First-Year Music Experience Lecture
Friday, September 27
Music Building Recital Hall, 1:10 p.m.

birgitta colloquium

Birgitta Johnson (University of South Carolina)

"Old School Worship": An African American Megachurch Celebrating the Past & Church Musical Traditions Through Re-enactment

Friday, October 11
Music Building Room 232, 1:10 p.m.

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INFLAME Lecture Demonstration

Indian Classical Music and New Fusion

MUSC 555 World Music Survey
Tuesday, October 29
Music Building Room 232, 10:05 a.m.–11:25 a.m.

kumar das and inflame

Kumar Das and INFLAME

Concert

Part of CarolIndia: A Year-long Celebration of India
Wednesday, October 30
Music Building Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

kristen colloquium

Kristen Turner (North Carolina State University)

"Get Your Rights Jack": Men, Women, and Popular Music in the Civil Rights Movement

First-Year Music Experience Lecture
Friday, November 15
Music Building Room 006, 1:10 p.m. (updated)

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Alisha Lola Jones (University of Chicago)

Gendered Beats and Sanctified Distortion: Peculiar People, Masculinity and Gospel Go-Go Music

Friday, November 22
Music Building Room 232, 1:10 p.m.