Cornell University

Giuseppe Verdi - a bicentennial study day, Session III

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 3:30pm to 6:30pm

Lincoln Hall, B20
Dept of Music, 101 Lincoln Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4101, USA

Giuseppe Verdi - a bicentennial study day, Session III.

Chair: Arthur Groos, Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities, Cornell University;

3:30-4:15  John Davis, Emiliana Pasca Noether Professor of Modern Italian History, Director of the Center for European Studies, University of Connecticut:

“Verdi, the Theatre, and  Risorgimento Nationalism”;

4:15-5:00  Mary Ann Smart, Gladyce Arata Terrill Professor of Music, University of California, Berkeley:

“Art and Revolution, Italian Style: Ambivalence and Absolutism in Verdi’s Early Operas”;

5:00-5:10   Musical Interlude 3;

5:15-6:30  Reception (Atrium)

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Department of Music



Free and open to the public; no tickets are required.

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