Cornell University

CU Music: Lutoslawski at 100

Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 10:00am to 12:00pm

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

Lutosławski at 100, a mini-conference: "Lutosławski and Instrumental Drama - Calamity in Postwar Music."

10:00 am: Continental breakfast;

10:30 am: Daniel Strong Godfrey (Syracuse University), “Understanding Lutosławski's Approach to Controlled Aleatory through the Perspective of Temporal ‘Viewing Range’”;

11:00 am: José Oliveira Martins (Eastman School of Music), "Stacking Harmonies, Closing Spaces: Lutosławski's Chromatic Modality in Works of the 1950s and '60s";

11:30 am: Michael Klein (Temple University), “Lutosławski's String Quartet: Mourning, Melancholia, and the Crisis of Dispersion.” 

Sponsored by the Department of Music; co-sponsored by the Society for the Humanities and the Central New York Humanities Corridor, from an award by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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Department of Music, Society for the Humanities


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

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Steven Stucky

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