Current Musicology 50th Anniversary Conference

March 28-29, 2015, Columbia University

The journal Current Musicology is celebrating its fiftieth anniversary with an open-themed conference on March 28-29, 2015, to take place in Rooms 522-523, Butler Library, Columbia University. The conference is free and open to the public.

Over the two days, the event will feature paper presentations given by scholars from across Canada, Europe, and the United States. We are very pleased to welcome back founding editor Professor Emeritus Austin Clarkson (York University), as well as former editors Professors Anthony Barone (University of Nevada), Eleonora Beck (Lewis & Clark College), Murray Dineen (University of Ottawa), Peter Lefferts (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), and Karen Painter (University of Minnesota), who will all give paper presentations. Georgina Born, Professor of Music and Anthropology at the University of Oxford, will give the keynote address. The conference will also feature a roundtable discussion titled The Future of Music Studies, involving Professors Kofi Agawu (Princeton University), Lydia Goehr (Columbia University), Lawrence Kramer (Fordham University), George Lewis (Columbia University), and Ingrid Monson (Harvard University).

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