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Carl Orff: Facets of a Composer
New York, May 2001

The American Symphony Orchestra and the Orff-Zentrum of Munich present
CARL ORFF: FACETS OF A COMPOSER, a groundbreaking symposium exploring the
controversial work and legacy of Carl Orff, presented in conjunction with
the American Symphony Orchestra's performance of Orff's Catulli Carmina
and Trionfo di Afrodite with the Bavarian Radio Chorus on Wednesday, May
16, 2001, 8 PM at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York.

Symposium date: Sunday, May 13, 2001
Symposium location: Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts,
	108 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY
        (across the street from Lincoln Center)

Moderator: Bryan Gilliam

Part One: 10 am - 12 pm
Carl Orff and Antiquity
Hellmut Flashar, Munich
Hans Jorg Jans, Orff-Zentrum
Silke Leopold, University of Heidelberg
J. Bradford Robinson, Hoya/Bremen

Part Two: 2 - 4 pm
The Post-War Reception of Carl Orff
Leon Botstein, American Symphony Orchestra/Bard College
Kim H. Kowalke, University of Rochester
Karen Painter, Harvard University
Oliver Rathkolb, University of Vienna

Special offer to AMS members who attend symposium: receive a 20% discount
to the American Symphony Orchestra's concert on Wednesday, May 16th, 8 pm
at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York.  Reserve your seat at the
symposium and your concert tickets today:  call Kristen Long at +1-(212)
581-1365 x. 2.