THURSDAY 28 APRIL: Opening Reception
FRIDAY 29 APRIL
8:00 9:30: Registration
9:30 - 11:30: FRENCH OPERA: Kathryn Grant, chair
Lois Rosow: "Scene Structure in Lully's Operas"
Andrew Walkling: "English and French Court Opera in the 1680s: Some Conjectural
Jeffrey Ravel: "From Royal Gardens to Commercial Theaters: The 'Parterre' in
11:45-12:15: LECTURE RECITAL: Colleen Reardon, Chair
Sally Sanford: "A Comparison of Italian and French Vocal Style and Technique in
the 17th Century"
12:15 - 2:00: LUNCH, BUSINESS MEETING
2:00 - 4:00: DANCE: Irene Aim, Chair
Dianne McMullen: "Forward-Looking Elements in the Texted Galliards of Christoph
Peter Allsop: "Functional and National Distinctions in the 'Sonate da camera a 3
Richard Semmens: "Dancing and Dance Music in Purcell's Stage Works"
4:00 - 5:00: DANCE WORKSHOP: Yvonne Kendali
5:15 - 5:45: LECTURE - RECITAL: Alexander Silbiger, Chair
Sandra Mangsen: "Ad libitum Procedures in l7th-century Instrumental Music"
SATURDAY 30 APRIL
9:00 - 11:00: SELECTION, REPERTOIRE: Robert Holzer
Kenneth Nott: "'Italian Primitives' and the Formation of Samuel Barber's Early
Mary Paquette-Abt: "Some Seventeenth-Century Italian Anthologies: Music Seen
and Heard in the Provinces"
Margaret Murata: "Return to Rome: The Seicento Repertory in Parisotti's Arie
11:30 - 1 2:00: LECTURE - RECITAL: John Suess, Chair
Peter Laki: "Literary and Musical Conceits in Settings of Marinist Madrigals"
12:00 - 2:00: LUNCH, STUDY SESSIONS
2:00 - 4:00: ITALIAN OPERA: Susan Parisi, Chair
Wendy Heller: "Women who Lament and Women who Don't: Singing In and Outside the
Convention of Seicento Opera"
Jennifer Williams Brown: "On the Road with the 'Suitcase Aria:' the Transmission
of Borrowed Arias in Late 17th-Century Italian Opera Revivals"
Candance Marles: "The 'Hanoverian' Style of Opera in the Seventeenth Century"
4:00 - 5:00 : PANEL: NEW PERSPECTIVES ON MONTEVERDI: Geoffrey Chew, Chair
Mark Spicer: "The Limitations of Genre: Monteverdi's Harmonic Dilemma in Setting
his Two Versions of 'Ariadne's Lament'"
Linda Ciacchi: "New Perspectives on Rhythmic Organization: The Case of
Monteverdi's Ciaccono, 'Zefiro torna'"
Steven Saunders: "A New Document Concerning Monteverdi's Eighth Book of
6:00-???: ROCHESTER ART MUSEUM:
ICONOGRAPHY LECTURE, TOUR, DINNER, CONCERT
SUNDAY 1 MAY
9:00 - 10:15: GERMAN MUSIC: David Shildkret, Chair
Charles Brewer: A Mistuned Response: A Context for the Scordatura Partitas of
Biber and Pachelbel"
Michael Lutz: "Renaissance Dance in the Instrumental Music of the 17th Century"
10:30 - 11:45: SACRED MUSIC: Frederick Gable, Chair
Marc Vanscheeuwijck: "Music and Liturgy in S. Petronia: The High Baroque"
Mary Frandsen: "Motet, Concerto, or Cantata? Problems of Genre Designation in
the Later Seventeenth Century"