Founding Meeting

The Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

April 4-5, 2003


 

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Friday April 4 (Nations Bank Lounge, Second Floor, New Building)

1:00 - 1:30 
"A Modular Space Approach to Voice Leading in Atonal Music"
Michael Berry
Graduate Center of the City University of New York 
Winner of the Award for the Best Graduate Student Paper

1:30 - 2:00
"Textual and Musical Analysis of Stravinsky's Full Fadom Five"
Jonathan Saggau
New England Conservatory of Music

2:00 - 2:30
"Tchaikovsky and Desirée: A Possible Secret Program for the Bb minor Concerto"
Keynote Speaker: Robert Gauldin, Eastman School of Music

3:00 - 3:30
Refreshments and Conversation

3:30 - 4:00
Roundtable Discussion on Teaching Music Theory in the 21st Century 
Featured Guest: John Buccheri
Charles Deering McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence
Northwestern University 

Immediate Past President of The College Music Society 

5:00 - 6:00
Reception (Nations Bank Lounge, Second Floor, NB)

6:00 - 7:30
Inaugural Banquet Celebration (Nations Bank Lounge) Keynote Address: Robert Gauldin, Eastman School of Music
Past-President of the Society for Music Theory
Presentation of the Award for the Best Graduate Student Paper to Michael Berry Graduate Center of the City University of New York

8:00
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Center Stage, Charles Theatre, Everyman
Theatre, et al.
 

Saturday Morning and Afternoon, April 5
(Nations Bank Lounge, Second Floor, New Building)

8:00AM
Registration

8:00 - 9:00
Continental Breakfast (Nations Bank Lounge: croissants, danishes, fruit, juices, coffee and tea). No charge.

9:00 - 9:30
"From Alienation to Abnegation: Jenufa and the Metaphysics of Dramatic and Musical Discourse at the Turn of Century"
Matthew M. Werley
Temple University

9:30 - 10:00
"Scriabin's Octatonic Ur-Motives: Genesis, Context and Process"
Ellon D. Carpenter
Arizona State University

10:00 - 10:30
"Prelude to a New Music: The Principle of Opposition in Charles Griffes's Final Works"
Taylor Greer
Pennsylvania State University

10:30 - 11:00
"Voice-Leading Constraints in the Music of Elliott Carter"
J. Daniel Jenkins
Eastman School of Music

11:30 - Noon
"Tonnetz Chains and Clusters in Post-Bebop Jazz"
Steven Strunk
The Catholic University of America

Noon - 1:00 PM
Luncheon: Peabody Dining Room
Saturday Afternoon (Nations Bank Lounge, Second Floor, New Building)

1:00 - 1:30
Inaugural Business Meeting and Election of Officers

1:30 - 2:00
"Conventional Conceptual Metaphors and Music Theory Iconic Models"
Richard S. Parks
The University of Western Ontario

2:00 - 2:30
"Schönberg on Mahler: Op. 19, No. 6"
Eric McKee
Pennsylvania State University

2:30 - 3:00
"Six Degrees of Confirmation: Deception, Evasion and Abandonment in Korngold's Die tote Stadt"
Edward D. Latham
Temple University

3:00 - 3:30
"The Diminished Seventh Chord as Prolongational Agent in Bach, Chopin and Jobim"
Norman Carey
Eastman School of Music

3:30 - 4:00
Refreshments and Conversation

4:00 - 4:30
"Compositional Prototypes in the Piano Music of Ellsworth Milburn"
Ellen R. Flint
Wilkes University

4:30 - 5:00
"A Japanese Garden? Western Confluences in Töru Takemitsu's In An Autumn Garden for Gagaku"
Ieda Bispo
Joetsu University, Japan
 

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