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Music History

Music & Culture Colloquium Series

Fall 2015

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

Anupama Bhagwat

Soulful Strings: Indian Classical Music Concert featuring Anupama Bhagwat, Sitar

Saturday, September 5, 6:30–8:00 p.m.
School of Music Recital Hall
Co-sponsored by Walker Institute of International Studies and Society for Indian Performing Arts (SIPA)

Kunio Hara

Kunio Hara, University of South Carolina

“Nostalgia and Musical Reminiscence in Late-Nineteenth-Century Opera”

Friday, September 25, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232

Regina Bradley

Regina Bradley, Armstrong State University

“OutKasted Conversations: Searching for Contemporary Southern Blackness in Digital Spaces”

Friday, October 2, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-Sponsored by African American Studies Program

Christian Thorau

Christian Thorau, University of Potsdam

“Guided Listening and the Touristic Gaze: The Emergence of Baedeker’s Musical”

Thursday, November 6, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-Sponsored by German Studies Program

 Nomi Epstein

Nomi Epstein, DePaul University and The British School of Chicago

“Experimental Listening”

Friday, December 4, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-sponsored by USC Honors College

 

Spring 2016

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

Will Robin

Will Robin, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

“Disseminating ‘A Scene Without A Name’: New Amsterdam, yMusic, and the Pathways of Indie Classical””

Friday, January 29, 1:10–2 p.m.
Music Building Room 232

Elizabeth Keathley

Elizabeth Keathley, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

“Reconsidering an Icon of Musical Modernism: Re-hearing Pierrot lunaire’s Early Reciters”

Friday, February 19, 1:10–2 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-Sponsored by German Studies Program.

Neil Lerner

Neil Lerner, Davidson College

“Hearing Death in Video Game Music’s Silent Era: The Example of Pac-Man”

Friday, March 18, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-Sponsored by Film & Media Studies Program.

Dennis James

“Evening of Silent Film with Dennis James: Hamlet (1921), starring Asta Nielsen”

Friday, March 25, 7:30–9:00 p.m.
Recital Hall
Co-sponsored by Film & Media Studies Program and Thomas Cooper Library

 William Denis Browne

Jonathan Trotter, University of South Carolina

“In Hearts at Peace Under an English Heaven: The Life and Works of William Denis Browne”

Friday, April 1, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Graduate Student Research Showcase

Erik Carlson

Erik Carlson, University of California, San Diego

“Strings and Things”

Friday, April 8, 1:10–2 p.m.
Music Building, room 232
Co-sponsored by The South Carolina Honors College

Amanda Eubanks Winkler

Amanda Eubanks Winkler, Syracuse University

“A Thousand Voices: Performing Ariel”

Friday, April 15, 9:00–10:00 a.m.
Thomas Cooper Library, Hollings Library Program Room
Co-sponsored by University Libraries, A “Shakespeare’s First Folio” Event

Peter Hoyt

Peter Hoyt, University of South Carolina

“Ancien Regime Political Theater and Mozart’s Financial Collapse”

Friday, April 22, 1:10–2:00 p.m.
Music Building, room 232