RMA Music Iconography Study Group

 
 

10.00 – 14.00, SATURDAY 26th June (with registration from 10 am)


St David’s Room, King’s College London


The RMA Music Iconography Study Group is delighted to welcome Professor Goehr to London as part of its role in exploring the diverse links between music and visual media. In this seminar, we revisit key arguments and methodologies f

or music iconography to stimulate and develop debate in the field. The event will close with a plenary paper from Professor Simon Shaw-Miller (Birkbeck College, University of London).


PROGRAMME


10.00-10.15     Registration


10.15-11.15Lydia Goehr (Columbia University), Broken Strings, Dismembered Bodies. Paragonal Theses on the Embodiment and Disembodiment of Music


11.15-11.45Tea


11. 45-12.45Ayla Lepine (Courtauld Institute), 'Asleep or Waking'? Suspended Music and the Aesthetic Movement


Ann-Marie Hanlon (University of Newcastle), Satie and the New Genre: More Than Just Music


Charlotte de Mille (Courtauld Institute), Turning the earth above a buried memory': dismembering and remembering Kandinsky


12.50-13.50Simon Shaw-Miller (Birkbeck College, University of London), Imago musicae: Imaging music from Ladybird to Wittgenstein