May 29: William Robin, “There’s Money in New Music”: Bang on a Can and the Post-Górecki Record Industry in the 1990s

Please join us next Wednesday for Sound and Society’s final workshop of the 2018-2019 academic year, where we will welcome William Robin, Professor of Musicology at the University of Maryland’s School of Music. His talk is titled: ” “There’s Money in New Music”: Bang on a Can and the Post-Górecki Record Industry in the 1990s” Wednesday,…

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May 8: Marion Guck, “Musical Intersubjectivity: Vitality Affect and Evocative Object.”

Please join the Sound and Society workshop next Wednesday, May 8, as we welcome Marion Guck (Professor of Music Theory at University of Michigan), who will give a talk titled: “Musical Intersubjectivity: Vitality Affect and Evocative Object”  Wednesday, May 8, 2019 4:30-6:00pm Logan 028 (* please note room change)   Professor Guck writes of this presentation, “To…

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February 6: Marina Resende Santos, Sasha Tycko, and Maya Nguen, “Soundscapes of Hyde Park”

This Wednesday, February 6th, please join Sound and Society in welcoming for our third session of the quarter:  Marina Resende Santos (she/her), Sasha Tycko (they/them), and Maya Nguen (she/her) who will present their sound installation and work in progress, “Soundscapes of Hyde Park“ Wednesday, February 6th 4:30-6:00 PM Logan Center, Room 801 Marina, Sasha, and…

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November 7: Elisabeth Reisinger, “On the Relation of Music and Power at the Late-18th-Century Court as Exemplified by the Bonn Electoral Residence”

The Sound and Society workshop is pleased to announce our fifth event for the Fall quarter. Next Wednesday, we welcome Elisabeth Reisinger, a visiting scholar from the Department of Music at the University of Vienna, who will present her latest work as part of the recent anthology The Operatic Library of Elector Maximilian Franz: Reconstruction, Catalogue, Contexts….

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