Spring 2014 Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the American Musicological Society

Saturday, April 5

Presser Hall, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA



Coffee and Refreshments 9:30–10:00 am (Presser 300)

Panel I 10:00–11:30 am (Presser 300)

Toru Momii (McGill University), “The Birth of a New Anthem: An Exploration of Finnish National Identity in Finlandia.”
Jennifer Campbell (Central Michigan University), “I Shall Stay a Nomad”: Isabelle Eberhardt, Missy Mazzoli, and the Female Wanderer”

Business Meeting 11:30am–12:00pm (Presser 300)

Lunch 12:00pm–1:30pm

Panel II 1:30pm–3:00pm (Presser 140)

Suzanne Bratt (University of Pennsylvania), “The Obbligato Hinge”
Solomon Guhl-Miller (Temple University), “Rhythm in Aquitanian Polyphony: A New Interpretation.”

Panel II 3:00pm–4:30pm (Presser 140)

Andrew Unger (College of New Jersey), “Recollection, Inner Feelings, and Actuality: Exploring Text and Music in A Child of Our Time
Karen Uslin (Catholic University of America), “Documenting the Dry Eyes of Babylon: Examining the Musical Life of Terezin through Original Manuscripts”


Thanks to the generosity of Temple’s Boyer College of Music and Dance, our Spring meeting will be held at Temple’s Presser Hall, located at 2001 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA.

Temple’s official Maps and Directions. Presser is a short three-block walk from the Cecil B. Moore station on the Broad Street subway line, and about four blocks from the SEPTA Regional Rail station at 10th and Berks.