April 7: Vocal Modesty, Agency, and Authority in Salafi Sermons by Female Waz Mahfil Preachers in Contemporary Bangladesh

We will be coordinating with the Islamic Studies Workshop for a presentation by Tomal Hossain (Phd Student, Ethnomusicology) with respondent Samantha L. Pellegrino (PhD Student, Islamic Studies, Divinity) When? Wednesday 7 April @ 5:30-7:00 CT Where? Join Zoom Meeting https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/94949588944?pwd=SjlFVmhlOHJ3N2NFYk12dnU0aXhXZz09 Meeting ID: 949 4958 8944 Passcode: 647570 One tap mobile +13126266799,,94949588944#,,,,*647570# US (Chicago) +13017158592,,94949588944#,,,,*647570# US (Washington DC)  …

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“Sounding Out” in Early Modern Mediterranean Worlds

Sounding Out in the Early Modern Mediterranean Worlds Sponsored by the Sound and Society and Early Modern Mediterranean Worlds Workshop Wednesday, 17 March 4:30CST Featuring: Bonnie Gordon (Associate Professor (Critical & Comparative Studies), Department of Music, University of Virginia); Robert L. Kendrick (William Colvin Professor in Music, Romance Languages and Literatures, and the College, University of Chicago); Juan Vitulli (Associate Professor…

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Dec. 9: Patrick Dittamo, “‘When the Muse Descends’: Dispelling the Origin Myth of Bernstein’s Missa Brevis (1988)”

“‘When the Muse Descends’: Dispelling the Origin Myth of Bernstein’s Missa Brevis (1988)” Wednesday, December 9, 2020 4:30-6:00 p.m. (CT) Join Zoom Meeting https://uchicago.zoom.us/j/92578375119?pwd=Mm9lamYzWVpDVWFFbWdBaWlyS1hMUT09 Password: Bernstein   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop on Wednesday, December 9, as we continue our scheduled meetings with Patrick Dittamo, PhD Student in Music History and Theory. Audrey…

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October 28: American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory National Conference Presentation Dry-Runs

American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory National Conference Presentation Dry-Runs  Wednesday, October 28, 2020 12:00-1:00 p.m. (CT) Please join the Sound and Society Workshop on Wednesday, October 28, as we continue our scheduled meetings with graduate student dry-run conference presentations. We will have three student presenters: Anna B. Gatdula, Siavash Sabetrohani, and Audrey Slote. Please…

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March 10: Andrew Malilay White, “Entextualization and Clara Schumann’s Nineteenth-Century Pianism”

Entextualization and Clara Schumann’s Nineteenth-Century Pianism Wednesday, March 11, 2020 4:30-6:00 p.m. Logan Center 801   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop this Wednesday, March 11, as we return to our regular location in Logan Center 801 to welcome Andrew Malilay White (PhD Candidate, Music). Caleb Herrmann will serve as a discussant. Andrew will present on a…

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February 19: Jon Bullock, “Kurdish Music as Literature: Some Historical Considerations

Kurdish Music as Literature: Some Historical Considerations Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2019 4:30-6:00 pm Logan Center 801   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop this Wednesday, February 19, as we return to our regular location and time in welcoming Jon Bullock (PhD Candidate, Music), who will be presenting a chapter he is preparing for publication in The De Gruyter Handbook…

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January 15: Dissertation Proposal Working Group

Join us this Wednesday, as we host a working group with students from the Music Department Dissertation Proposal Seminar, who will present on initial progress in their research. We will use the time to gather feedback, useful ideas, suggestions, case studies, and sonic objects. The student presenters and their working titles are listed below. We…

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