American Musicological Society, Greater New York Chapter, Winter Meeting
New Brunswick, NJ, February 2002
AMERICAN MUSICOLOGICAL SOCIETY Greater New York Chapter WINTER MEETING Saturday, February 9, 2002 Stephanie Morris Maryott Music Building Auditorium Rutgers University (Douglass Campus) New Brunswick, New Jersey Directions: please see below. 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon Session I: Topics in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Music 1. Laura Lohman (DePauw University) - Beyond Captivity and the 'Alla Turca' Style: Gender Roles and Multi-Media Turkomania 2. Daniel Chiarilli (Columbia University) - Beethoven's Violin Concerto and the Burden of "A Real Violin Piece" 3. Mark Burford (Columbia University) - "Music as Monument: The 'Classical Ideal' in Vormärz Musical Culture" 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m. Lunch 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Session II: Twentieth-Century Stage Works 1. Michelle Duncan (Cornell University) - Malady, Apparition, Fetish: Staging Schoenberg's Erwartung at the Wiener Festwochen 2. Lynette Miller Gottlieb (State University of New York, Buffalo) - Show and Tell: The Narrativity of Les Mariés de la Tour Eiffel 3. Jessica Sternfeld (Princeton University) - "I Could Look At Her Forever": Gender and Relationships in Sondheim's Sunday in the Park with George 3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break 3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Session III: Ives and Debussy 1. Carol K. Baron (State University of New York, Stony Brook) - Biography and Compositional Process in Charles Ives's First Symphony: Lessons Learned; Mastery Gained 2. Charles F. Frantz (The Conservatory of Music, Lawrenceville, New Jersey) - Images as Heard: The Magical World of Childhood in Debussy's Children's Corner 5:00 p. m. Reception ************** Directions to Maryott Music Building, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ Car: From the South (coming from the NJ Turnpike, exit 9, or Rte.1 heading north on 18 from the Hilton and Tower Center): go straight through the light at Paulus Blvd., then take the next exit (Rt. 172 and George St., Douglass Campus). Follow the ramp as it curves to the left, then turn right into the jughandle at the light and park in the lot by Hickman Hall (Lot 79). From the North (heading South on 18 from Downtown New Brunswick), make the U-turn at Paulus Blvd so that you are heading north on 18, then take the next exit (Rt. 172 and George St., Douglass Campus). Follow the ramp as it curves to the left, then turn right into the jughandle at the light and park in the lot by Hickman Hall (Lot 79). Walk towards the Nicholas Music Center Building. Veer to your right toward the single classical-style building. This is the Marryott Music Building. Through the front doors and up the stairs takes you to the Auditorium. Train: New Jersey Transit provides New Brunswick with both local and express service between New York and Newark's Penn Stations and Trenton, New Jersey. (For Information 973-762-5100). Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority provides service at Trenton to and from Philadelphia. (For Information 215-580-7800). Amtrak provides limited direct service to New Brunswick. Connections can be made via New Jersey Transit trains to principle Amtrak stations at MetroPark, New York and Trenton. (For Information 1-800-USA-RAIL). The New Brunswick Train Station is located at the corner of Albany Street and Easton Avenue across from the Rutgers Bookstore. Cab service is available from the train station. Bus: New Jersey Transit Bus Routes (For Information 973-762-5100); Suburban Transit Routes (For Information 732-249-1100). Map: For a map of the campus area where the Mayott Building is located, please go to http://musicweb.rutgers.edu/music/big-map.htm. On the map, the Maryott Music Building is identified as the Old Music Building. ********** CHAPTER ANNOUNCEMENTS Meeting Schedule and Call for Papers Spring Meeting Saturday, April 20, 2002 State University of New York, Stony Brook Deadline for proposals: January 15, 2002 If you would like to propose a paper, please send an abstract of no more than 500 words to Charlotte Cross, Chairman, GNYC-AMS at the above addresses. Papers should not exceed twenty-five minutes. Chapter Elections - Call for Nominations and Self-Nominations Elections will be held at the April 20, 2002 meeting at SUNY, Stony Brook for a new chapter chairman (2-year term), a new representative to the AMS Council (3-year term), and a new student representative to the AMS Council (2-year term). The nominating committee is currently searching for candidates to run for these positions and welcomes suggestions from the membership. Self-nominations are welcome. If you wish to suggest a name to the nominating committee, please contact the chapter chairman by February 1, 2002. Chapter Website The GNYC now has its own website located at: http://www.members.aol.com/chcross/ The website is still under construction, but it provides such basic information about the chapter as the meeting schedule and call for papers, information on membership and dues, the bylaws, minutes and reports from last year, and a link to the AMS website.
------------------Call for 2001-2002 Dues------------------------ Dues finance mailings and expenses related to meetings and are requisite to membership-in-good-standing. Additional contributions are also welcome. Membership runs from July 1 to June 30. Please send this form and either cash or a check payable to "AMS-Greater New York Chapter" to Professor Susan Boynton, Treasurer, AMS-Greater New York Chapter, Music Department, Columbia University, 2960 Broadway, MC 1816, New York, New York 10027. In case of questions, please write Professor Boynton at the address above or email her at email@example.com. Name_________________________ Regular Member ($ 10.00) _____ Address_______________________ Students/Seniors ($ 5.00) _____ ____________________Zip_______ Contributions _____ ------------------------------