Department of Music

American Musicological Society, Midwest Chapter
St Louis, MO, March 2003


The AMS Midwest Chapter is pleased to announce the program for its spring 
2003 meeting hosted by Washington University in St. Louis:

                  PROGRAM
               Spring Meeting
              Midwest Chapter
        American Musicological Society

     St. Louis, Missouri, 22-23 March 2003
         for more information see
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~claguem/amsmidwest


Session I:  Saturday:  9:30-12

MUSIC IN FRANCE AND ITALY, CA. 1171-1871
Chair:  Edward Kottick

Tracing Veritatem: From Plainchant to Motet Family
		Danielle Pacha, Washington University

Costanzo Festa's Deus venerunt gentes: A Sixteenth-Century Axial-Tenor Motet?
		Tim S. Pack, Indiana University

Music Criticism in Italy during the Second Half of the Eighteenth Century ossia
Too Many Ornaments, Too Many Instruments, and Too Many Notes
		Kurt Markstrom, University of Manitoba

Verdi's Italian Music: Nationalism and Music Education in SecondoOttocento 
Italy
		Roberta M. Marvin, University of Iowa


Session II, Saturday, 2-4:30

NORTHERN EUROPEAN MUSIC IN THE 19TH CENTURY
Chair:  Susan Filler

Haydn: A Nature Boy?
		Cathryn Wilkinson, Concordia University-River Forest

Halfdan Kjerulf and the Emergence of the Norwegian Art Song
		Cathrine Blom, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Standing "on his own feet": Rimsky-Korsakov's Snegurochka in the Eyes of 
His Contemporaries
		Gregory Halbe, Ohio State University

On the Crossroads: Repertoire and Politics at Mamontov's Enterprise
		Olga Haldey, University of Missouri-Columbia


Session III, Sunday, 9-11:30

AMERICANS AT HOME AND ABROAD IN THE 20TH CENTURY
Chair:  Charles Atkinson

Henry Cowell's Ongaku and a Transethnic Basis for the Tone Cluster
		Peter Schimpf, Indiana University

An Impudent American in Paris: John Vincent and Nadia Boulanger, 1935-37
		Craig B. Parker, Kansas State University

Sidney Bechet, Jazz, and the Historiography of Race
		Gabriel Solis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Singing a New Song: the Influence of Gospel Music in Shaping a Model for 
Black Women's Preaching
		Roxanne R. Reed, Miami University