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Legacies: Five Hundred Years of Printed Music
Denton, TX, October 2001


	Call for Papers

Legacies: Five Hundred Years of Printed Music
A conference presented in celebration of the quincentenary of Petrucci's Harmonice
musices odhecaton A, the accomplishments of musicologist Helen Hewitt, and fifty
years of the Ph.D. program at the University of North Texas

	Denton, Texas
	24-27 October 2001


	The University of North Texas invites proposals for papers to be presented
at a conference dealing with the cultures of printed music, to be held at the
University in October 2001. The conference will open with a session titled The
Legacies of Helen Hewitt, dedicated to the pioneering UNT musicologist whose work
continues to open gateways for musicologists both male and female a
quarter-century after her death. Also included will be sessions on the following
themes: Notation, Publication, and Performance; the History of Music Publishing;
Music Textology to 1700; Music Textology since 1700; and The New Technology.
Proposals dealing with other subjects related to the overall theme of the
conference will also be considered.

	Questions may be addressed to the conference coordinators, J. Michael
Cooper and Mark McKnight, via fax (+1-940/565-2002), snail mail (see below), or
e-mail (mcooper@music.unt.edu and mmcknigh@library.unt.edu). Those interested in
contributing should submit an abstract of approximately 500 words by 1 May 2001
to:

Profs. J. Michael Cooper and Mark McKnight
Coordinators, Petrucci/Hewitt Conference
The University of North Texas
College of Music
Denton, Texas, 76203-1367
USA

Legacies is offered in conjunction with the meeting of the Southwest Chapter of
the American Musicological Society.

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We will soon have the web link for the conference working.