American Musicological Society, New England Chapter
Storrs, CT, April 1998
American Musicological Society, New England Chapter University of Connecticut Storrs, CT 18 April 1998 The Spring meeting of the New England Chapter of the AMS will be held at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT, at the Art Building on Saturday, April 18, beginning at 10:00 am. =========================================== 9:30-10:00 am--Coffee & Donuts Morning Session (10:00 am--12 noon) Peter Urquhart (Univ. of New Hampshire): "Contra 'mi contra fa': Challenging the Harmonic Rule of 'musica ficta'" David Almond (Univ. of Connecticut): "Aspects of Unity in Brahms's Ein deutsches Requiem" Carol K. Baron (SUNY-Stony Brook): "The Politics of Charles Ives and his Family: Findings in New Sources" 12 noon--Break for lunch, followed by Business Meeting (1:30--2:10 pm) Afternoon Session (2:10--3:30 pm) Kirsten Peterson (Univ. of Connecticut): "Structural Elements in Polystylistic Composition: A Formalistic Approach to Alfred Schnittke's Concerto Grosso No.3" Michael Schiano (Hartt School of Music): "There's More than One Way to Spin a Cycle: Some Aspects of the Beatles' Musical Language" 3:30 pm--retire to the Atrium for a short concert by the Storrs Collegium Musicum, dir. by Bruce Bellingham, "Music of Court and Chamber in France, 1500-1700." Following the concert is a reception at the Bellingham house in Willimantic (8 miles; directions TBA). =========================================== DIRECTIONS TO UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT, STORRS Take I-84 east or west to exit 68. Go south on Route 195 past Route 32 and Route 44. Main Campus is 1.5 miles south on Route 195. Pass "Mirror Lake" to the 4th stoplight south of Route 44. The South Entrance to the University has brick columns - Turn right. Turn left onto Coventry Road, and immediately turn right into Fine Arts parking lot. The AMS-NE meeting will be held in the "Art Building", number 5 on the Campus Map.