Department of Music

Royal Musical Association Postgraduate Study Day:
Contemporary Questions in Musical Aesthetics
Birmingham, May 2004


RMA POSTGRADUATE STUDY DAY
‘CONTEMPORARY QUESTIONS IN MUSICAL AESTHETICS’

Birmingham Conservatoire
11th May 2004
 
10.00	Registration

10.15	Anthony Gritten: ‘Forget Aesthetics’

	Matthew Pritchard: ‘Aesthetics and Linguistic Competence: a Different Basis
		for Autonomy’

11.00 - 11.30  Coffee Break

11.30	Cecilia Wee: ‘Is Aesthetic Competence the way to survive…’

	Iain Forman: ‘Towards an Ontology of Improvisation’

12.15	Peter Johnson: ‘Adorno and the Aesthetics of Performance’

1.00 - 2.00  Lunch

2.00	Renate Bräuniger: ‘Sylvia versus the Ring’

	Avior Byron: ‘Schenberg's Performance Aesthetic’

 

2.45	Break   

3.00	Guy Dammann: ‘Does Musicology need Aesthetics’ 

3.20 - 4.30  Round Table: ‘Contemporary Issues in Musical Aesthetics’


Registration fee: £5 for RMA members; £7 for non-members. 

Please register as soon as possible by e-mail to: Joshua Drake
(joshua_f_drake@yahoo.co.uk) or Susan Bagust (sjbagust@onetel.net.uk)