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American Musicological Society, Greater New York Chapter
New York, October 2000

AMERICAN MUSICOLOGICAL SOCIETY Greater New York Chapter New York, New York 10025 Telephone: (212) 866 0041
Charlotte M. Cross, Chairman Sabine M. Feisst, Secretary/Treasurer chcross@aol.com SFeisst@aol.com 315 West 98th Street # 5E 260 Sixth Avenue # 32 New York, NY 10025 New York, NY 10014 USA USA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2000, BARNARD COLLEGE, NY, NY Sulzberger Parlor, Barnard Hall (3rd floor) 9:40 am. - 10:00 a.m. REGISTRATION 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. SESSION I Compositional Source Material: Handel, Busoni, Krenek, Weill SUSANNE DUNLAP (Brooklyn, NY) "'When Just Reason Animates the Song:' Elizabeth Tollet and the Libretto of Handel's Susanna" CATHERINE COPPOLA (Hunter and Manhattanville Colleges) - "Affinities between Busoni's Music and The Native-American Sources for His Indian Fantasy" MICHAEL VON DER LINN (Cranston, NJ) - "Jonny, Mahagonny, and the Music of Tin Pan Alley" 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. LUNCH BREAK 1:15 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. BUSINESS MEETING Election of a new student representative to AMS Council (see attached ballot); AMS-GNYC's non-profit status 2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. SESSION II Issues in Recent Brahms Scholarship WALTER FRISCH (Columbia University) - Chair/Moderator STYRA AVINS (Drew University) - "The Perils of Biography, the Pleasures of Primary Documents" MICHAEL MUSGRAVE (New York, NY) - "Perspectives on Brahms Reception" 4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. RECEPTION