Student Colloquium Series
Spring Semester 2013
Orlando Cela, flautist
"The Edge of Silence: the extended techniques of Sciarrino, Ferneyhough, and Holliger"
January 24, 3:30 p.m.
Jeff Roberts, composer, music artistic director at Yishu-8 Art Space, Beijing
February 15, 3:30 p.m.
Cindy Cox, composer, University of California, Berkeley
"The Recent Music of Cindy Cox: Patagón, for string quartet"
February 28, 4 p.m.
Tanya Maggi, Director of Community Performances and Partnerships, New England Conservatory of Music
"Engaging your Audience: Dynamic Community Performances for the 21st Century"
March 8, 3:30 p.m.
Bonnie Gordon, University of Virginia
Mr. Jefferson's Noise-reducing Headphones
March 15, 4 p.m.
Iain Quinn, musicologist and organist, Western Connecticut State University
"From sirenic paramour to Divine servant - literary perceptions of the sacred musician in the Victorian age"
March 22, 4 p.m.
Ruth Lomon, composer/resident scholar, Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University
April 4, 4 p.m.
Kurt Rohde, composer, University of California, Davis
"Unplanned Trips: Arriving in Unfamiliar Territory in One's Creative Life"
April 5, 3:30 p.m.
Dana Gooley, musicologist, Brown University
"Grins and Grimaces: The Face-Work of Jazz Drummers"
April 18, 4 p.m.
Jörg Widmann, Staatliche Hochschule für Musik, Freiburg
"Beautiful Places – Reflections on Music of the Present and Past"
April 22, 1:15 p.m.
Slosberg Recital Hall
Co-sponsored by The Department of Music and The Center for German and European Studies
Michael Noone, musicologist, Boston College
"Listening to Tomás Luis de Victoria (ca. 1548-1611) or how I survived 70 days of recording 93 works for ten CDs in 24 months with 42 musicians"
May 2, 4 p.m.
This colloquium series is sponsored in part by the Martin Weiner Fund, Brandeis University