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Musicological Society of Southern Africa
Annual Congress, Pretoria, August 2001

MUSICOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN AFRICA MUSIEKWETENSKAPVERENIGING VAN SUIDELIKE AFRIKA MUSICOLOGICAL CONGRESS 2001 MUSIEKWETENSKAPKONGRES UNIVERSITY OF PRETORIA UNIVERSITEIT VAN PRETORIA Provisional Programme Voorlopige Program
Thursday, 30 August / Donderdag, 30 Augustus 08:00 - 08:45 Registration / Registrasie 08:45 - 09:00 Welcome / Verwelkoming 09:00 - 09:30 C. Lucia (RU): "Strangely altered and mangled": Representations of South African music 09:30 - 10:00 G. Olwage (RU): Missionaries, black choirs, and the politics of race in the Cape Colony 10:00 - 10:30 S. Muller (Bellville): Peopling our past: Musical lives and the construction of history 10:30 - 11:00 C.C. Okumu (WITS): Shifting goalposts: In search of the traditional in contemporary African music 11:00 - 11:30 TEA / TEE 11:30 - 11:45 Official Opening / Amptelike Opening 11:45 - 13:00 Keynote Address and Discussion on Congress Theme Professor Hermann Danuser (Berlin): Text and contextualization: Specificity in musicology 13:00 - 14:30 LUNCH AND CONCERT / MIDDAGETE EN KONSERT 14:30 - 15:00 VENUE A: M. Pavlicevic (UP): Aria and Recitativ: Children's improvised songs in music therapy VENUE B: R. Bosman (UP): Music education in a postmodern era: The MEUSSA project at the University of Pretoria 15:00 - 15:30 LOKAAL A: H. Taljaard (PUCHO): Musiekwetenskap, die skep van denkraamwerke en die onderrig van musiekteorie VENUE B: D. Desai (UP): Pitch schemata with reference to multi-cultural Southern Africa; tone deafness: Some educational implications 15:30 - 16:00 LOKAAL A: B. Spies (PUCHO): Teks - konteks: 'n Foucauldiaanse magspel of 'n dialektiese dissonansie? VENUE B: E. Fourie (UP): The role of lateral brain dominance in the development of piano sight-reading skills 16:00 - 16:30 TEA / TEE 16:30 - 17:00 M. Titlestad (UNISA): Epistemological improvisations: music, meaning and significance 17:00 - 17:30 M. Viljoen (UOFS): Gospel rap as ideological discourse 17:30 - 18:00 E. Kloppers (Ned. Herv. Kerk, Pretoria): "Die resepsie van gesangboeke word deur die konteks bepaal": Kontekstuele faktore wat die resepsie van die nuwe Liedboek vir die Kerk kan beïnvloed 18:30 - RECEPTION AND CONCERT / ONTHAAL EN KONSERT Friday, 37 August / Vrydag, 31 Augustus 08:30 - 09:00 D. Dargie (RU): Keeping old traditions alive 09:00 - 09:30 M. Nzewi and M. Pavlicevic (UP): African healing music: finding a confluence 09:30 - 10:00 K. Primos (NRF): The Travelling Institute for Music Research in South Africa: Past issues and future prospects 10:00 - 10:30 C. Devroop (UP): A generic model for the design of a qualification and supporting learning progremme using music technology as a case study 10:30 - 11:00 TEA / TEE 11:00 - 11:30 M. Feenstra (UP): Rameau, Riemann, Hartmann, Schoenberg ... Analysis in context 11:30 - 12:00 M. Térey-Smith (Western Washington University): The use of the Contrabass Violone in Late 17th century Trio Sonatas by Corelli and Biber: a Re-examination based on recently published studies 12:00 - 12:30 C. Walton (UP): Voicing Mathilde - Richard Wagner and the politics of patronage 12:30 - 13:00 J. May (UCT): Some aspects of pitch organisation in Arnold Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire 13:00 - 14:00 LUNCH / MIDDAGETE 14:00 - 15:30 AGM of the Musicological Society / AJV van die Musiekwetenskapvereniging 15:30 - 16:00 CLOSE AND TEA / AFSLUITING EN TEE