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Haydn's Creation
Society for Music Analysis Spring Study Day

Faculty of Music, University of Oxford, Saturday 10 February 2007

9.45am Arrival and Registration

10.15 Session I (Chair: Susan Wollenberg, University of Oxford).

Emily Dolan (University of Pennsylvania).
"Against Philosophical Listening: Haydn's Creation and the Discourse of

Wiebke Thormählen (Cornell University).
"La Création à Cinq Instruments: Towards an Aesthetics of Arrangements in
late 18th Century Vienna".

Balázs Mikusi (Cornell University).
"'The Dew-Dropping Morn ... Miserere Nobis': Haydn's Worst Joke 

11.45 Coffee     

12.15pm Keynote Paper: Ludwig Holtmeier (Freiburg Hochschule für Musik).

Lunch	Haydn exhibition at the Bate Collection of Musical Instruments

2.15 Session II (Chair: William Drabkin, University of Southampton).

Michael Spitzer (University of Durham).
"Three Acts of Haydn's Creation: Lateness, Parataxis, and the English

Felix Diergarten (Dresden Hochschule für Musik).
"'Paintings for the English': Haydn's Creation and a Mimetic Taboo in
18th-Century Music Aesthetics"

Caryl Clarke (University of Toronoto).
"Revolution, Rebirth and the Sublime in Haydn's L'anima del filosofo and
The Creation"

3.45 Tea

4.15 Keynote paper: Lawrence Kramer (Fordham University).
"Recalling the Sublime: The Logic of the Creation in The Creation"

5.15 Close

Further information and abstracts available at

Getting there:
Cost:  Attending the SMA day is free to current, paid-up members of the 
Society for Music Analysis and members of the University of Oxford. For
non-SMA members and non-members of the university who wish to attend,
the cost will be:
- £10 for students
- £20 for non-students
which includes SMA membership until the end of 2007. Membership forms will
be available on the day. 

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