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Upcoming Events

Year-Long

The CUA Musicology Colloquium meets most Wednesdays from 11:00 until noon in Room 211 of Ward Hall.  Click here for the 2017-18 colloquium schedule!
 
 

Fall 2017

6 September: Annual Beginning-of-the-School-Year Musicology Reception. 11 am, Latin American Music Center (Ward Hall, room 138).

8 September: Inaugural performance of the new concert series Concerts Spirituels, a monthly series of lunchtime sacred music concerts, taking place at 1:00 in Caldwell Auditorium. This first concert features sopranos Rachel Barham (CUA alumna and Mullen Library staff) and Missy Curl (current M.A. student in musicology) performing chant and seventeenth-century motets for the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The other concerts this semester take place on October 20, November 10, and December 1. Click here for more information.

20 September: The Sistine Chapel Choir gives a free performance at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception at 6 pm, with a workshop for CUA students that day at 10 am.

14 October: Fall Meeting of the Capital Chapter of the American Musicological Society, Shenandoah University. Click here for information on the program and local arrangments.

24 October: AMS Lecture Series at the Library of Congress: Randall Goldberg (Youngstown State University), "The Kishineff Massacre and Domestic Musical Practice in America.7 pm, Montpelier Room, Madison Building.

9-12 November: Annual Meeting of the American Musicological Society, Rochester, at which CUA alumni Karen Ulsin (Ph.D. 2015), Christopher Bowen (M.M. 2011), and Rachel McNellis (B.M. 2011, M.A. 2014) are giving presentations. We will be meeting up at the conference registration desk for a CUA breakfast at 8 am on Saturday.

 

Spring 2017

20 April: Second Annual Catholic University of America Research Day, at which Dr. Andrew H. Weaver, Dr. Sara Pecknold, and undergraduate music history major Peter Kohanski are giving presentations..

22 April: Spring Meeting of the Capital Chapter of the American Musicological Society, George Mason University, at which Dr. Christina Taylor Gibson is presenting a paper. Click here for the program and local arrangements information!

13 May:  University Commencement Exercises.

18 May: AMS Lecture Series at the Library of Congress: Christina Bashford, William Brooks, Gayle Sherwood Magee, Laurie Matheson, and Justin Vickers, "Johnnies, Tommies, and Sammies: Music and the WWI Alliance." 7 pm, Montpelier Room, Madison Building.

 

Fall 2016

31 August: Annual Beginning-of-the-School-Year Musicology Reception. 11 am, Latin American Music Center (Ward Hall, room 138).

15 October: Fall Meeting of the Capital Chapter of the American Musicological Society, Randolph-Macon College. Click here for information on the program and local arrangments!

27 October: AMS Lecture Series at the Library of Congress: Dominic McHugh (Sheffield University), "In the Workshop of Lerner and Loewe: Archival Sources for the Genesis of My Fair Lady." 7 pm, Montpelier Room, Madison Building.

3-6 November: Annual Meeting of the American Musicological Society, Vancouver, at which CUA faculty members Dr. Christina Taylor Gibson, Dr. Sara Pecknold, and Dr. Lars Helgert are giving presentations. We will meet in the hotel lobby for a CUA breakfast at 8 am on Friday.

 

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Faculty and students at the 2008 Musicology Holiday Lunch