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Department of Music Colloquia provide a weekly forum for presentation and discussion of recent research by distinguished visitors and by CWRU faculty and graduate students in musicology, historical performance practice, and music education. Colloquia take place on Fridays at 4:00 PM in Harkness Chapel classroom, except where noted (click here for a campus map). All are free and open to the public. Receptions follow.


FALL 2016

Sep. 9:  Kerri Wayne (CWRU): “Diversity beyond “Neutrality”: Disrupting the Depoliticisation of Musical Arts Education in South Africa”            

Sep. 16: Tammy Kernodle (Miami University, Ohio): “Come Go with Me to Freedomland: Examining the Intersection of Music, Race and Gender at the 1963 March on Washington”

Sep. 30: Loren Kajikawa (University of Oregon): “Making Beats, Producing Meaning: Rap Songs, Race, and Music Analysis”

Oct. 7: Frank Diaz (Indiana University): “Attentional Self-Regulation and Musical Experiences: Dissecting Dualisms between Empirical, Embodied, and Phenomenological Frameworks”

Oct. 14: Julia Doe (Columbia University): “The King, the Queen, and the Farmer: Pastoral Politics at the Bourbon Court”

Oct. 28: Mary Ann Smart (UC Berkeley): Title TBA

Nov. 11: Luke Conklin (CWRU): “Le Raphael de la Musique: Jean-Phillipe Rameau’s Musical Paintings”

Nov. 18: John Romey (CWRU): “How Street Singers and Society Ladies Shaped Comic Opera in France”     

Dec. 2:  Suzannah Clark (Harvard University): “Weber’s Rest”

Dec. 9: Ellie M. Hisama (Columbia University): “The Sonic Imagination of Isaac Julien”

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