8-9 November 2017
The Seventh International New Beethoven Research Conference (NBR 7) will take place Wednesday, November 8 and Thursday morning, November 9, at the Ciminelli Lounge of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY, prior to the meeting of the American Musicological Society. We are seeking proposals concerning any new work on Beethoven. Presenters who did not give papers last year at NBR 6 will be given preference. Talks accepted for the AMS/SMT conference itself may not also be read at this year’s NBR.
2) Lecture/demonstrations: submit abstract (limit 400 words), institutional affiliation / status as independent scholar/performer(s), recording of proposed demonstration, and technical requirements.
3) Lecture/performances: submit abstract (limit 400 words), title, institutional affiliation / status as independent scholar, length, and program notes.
For all proposals, please indicate keyboard and technical requirements.
Submit abstracts as an attachment in Word or PDF to David Levy: levy -at- wfu.edu
This conference is sponsored by the University of Alabama, the American Beethoven Society, Wake Forest University, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, and the Beethoven-Haus, Bonn, Germany. Organizers: Joanna Biermann (UA), David Levy (WFU), William Kinderman (UI), William Meredith (American Beethoven Society and San José State University), and Julia Ronge (Beethoven-Haus Bonn).