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American Musicological Society, Greater New York Chapter, Fall Meeting
New York, October 2002

American Musicological Society
Greater New York Chapter

Fall Meeting
Saturday, October 26, 2002
Columbia University


Session I: Composition and its Social Context.

* Chadwick Jenkins (Columbia University). "Old Testament Despair and New
Testament Consolation: A Rhetorical/Dialectical Analysis of Rachel's
Lament in the Fleury Playbook's Interfection Puerorum."

* Susanne Dunlap (Connecticut Opera). "The Nightingale and the Nun:
Nature, Power, and Gender in L'Allegro, Il Penseroso ed Il Moderato."

* Sharon Mirchandani (Westminster Choir College). "A History of the Earth
Mass (or Missa Gaia)."


Session II: Topics in Nineteenth Century Music: France and Germany.

* Mai Kawabata (SUNY-Stony Brook). "The Concerto That Wasn't: Paganini,
Berlioz, and Urhan."

* Jess Tyre (Crane School of Music). "Jean-Christophe and the French
Critique of German Music."

* Styra Avins (Drew University). "Brahms's Orchestras, More or Less."