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CU Music, New Meets Old: Collaborative Confrontations Festival

Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 9:30am to 12:00pm

Barnes Hall, Auditorium
129 Ho Plaza Cornell University: Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

New Meets Old: Collaborative Confrontations to inaugurate the Cornell Center for Historical Keyboards. Join us for a celebration of the wide range of keyboard instruments in our collection, including the organs, fortepianos, harpsichords, and more. Cornell faculty and students present multiple concerts and lecture-demonstrations, featuring music from J.S. Bach to Roberto Sierra.

9:30-10:30 Malcolm Bilson, with Xak Bjerken and Roger Moseley: An introduction to the historical keyboard collection

10:45-12:00 “Transcriptions and Translations:" Graduate students present transcriptions for a variety of keyboard instruments

PARKING: Please note that Sage Avenue will be closed for construction on Saturday morning, so allowing extra time for parking is recommended.

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Department of Music



Free and open to the public; no tickets required.

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Kiko Nobusawa

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