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Symposium "Pierrot lunaire": Albert Giraud / Otto Erich Hartleben, and Arnold Schoenberg
Leuven, October 2002


SYMPOSIUM "PIERROT LUNAIRE"

ALBERT GIRAUD / OTTO ERICH HARTLEBEN, AND ARNOLD SCHOENBERG

October, 24-25, 2002
K.U. Leuven, Belgium


PROGRAMME

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2002

Mark Delaere, Jan Herman (K.U. Leuven): Welcome and introduction

MORNING SESSION: "THE CULTURAL-HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF PIERROT LUNAIRE"
(Chair: Jean-Michel Gouvard)

François Moureau (Université de Paris-Sorbonne): "Naissance du type de 
Pierrot en France: des Italiens aux Foires parisiennes du XVIIIe siècle"

Jean de Palacio (Université de Paris-Sorbonne): "La place de Pierrot 
Lunaire par Giraud dans la littérature pierrotique"

Arnold Whittall, (King's College, London) :"Pierrot in context: Pierrot as 
context"


AFTERNOON SESSION: "PIERROT LUNAIRE: COMPOSITION AND ANALYSIS" (Chair: 
Arnold Whittall)

Jean-Michel Gouvard (Université de Bordeaux III): "The Pierrot lunaire 
poems: aspects of composition and analysis"

Jonathan Dunsby, (University of Reading): "Schoenberg's Pierrot keeping
his Kopfmotiv"

Christian Martin Schmidt, (Technische Universität Berlin): "The 
Sprechstimme in Schoenberg's Pierrot lunaire"

Stephan Weytjens, Lieven Tack (K.U. Leuven): Conclusions of the "Pierrot 
lunaire project" at K.U. Leuven

CONCERT: SCHOENBERG'S "PIERROT LUNAIRE", BY THE LONDON SINFONIETTA 
(Sprechstimme: Alison Wells)


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2002

MORNING SESSION 1: "THE CYCLE PIERROT LUNAIRE" (Chair: Christian Martin 
Schmidt)

Robert Vilain (University of London): "The Pierrot lunaire poems by 
Giraud/Hartleben: a random collection or a cycle?"

Ethan Haimo (University of Notre Dame, Indiana): "Schoenberg's Pierrot 
Lunaire, a Cycle?"

MORNING SESSION 2: "THE RECEPTION OF PIERROT LUNAIRE" (Chair: Robert 
Vilain)

Helga Mitterbauer (Karl Franzens Universität, Graz): "'Le charme du spleen 
est brisé.' The Reception of the Pierrot Figure in German Literature
around 1900"

Andreas Meyer (Staatliches Institut für Musikforschung, Berlin): "Vor und 
nach dem Weltkrieg: Schönbergs Pierrot in Paris. Rezeption, Projektion und 
Einfluß"

AFTERNOON SESSION: PIERROT IN THE FINE ARTS (Chair: Helga Mitterbauer)

Thomas Kellein, (Kunsthalle Bielefeld): "Pierrot and painting"

Eric De Kuyper (Film maker): "Pierrot lunaire: Imaginer l^Òécoute"

PROJECTION OF ERIC DE KUYPER'S FILM "PIERROT LUNAIRE"

Mark Delaere, Jan Herman, (K.U. Leuven): Conclusions of the Symposium


Entrance to the conference is free.
For more information and registration, please contact:

s_weytjens@hotmail.com

Stephan Weytjens

K.U. Leuven, Afd. Musicologie
Blijde-Inkomststraat 21
B-3000 Leuven
Belgium
Tel. + 32/16 22 24 99
Fax. + 32/16 32 48 72