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Frederick Loewe Symposium 2011

Gunther Schuller

Gunther Schuller

Frederick Loewe Symposium in American Music:
Gunther Schuller, Artist in Residence
University of Redlands School of Music
March 7-11, 2011

Symposium Schedule

Thursday, March 10th: 
"Beyond Midcentury Modern"

Keynote: Prof. Phil Ford (Indiana University), “‘Let’s Say That We’re New, Every Minute’: The Great Work of John Benson Brooks”

Papers presented:

Jonathan Blumhofer (Worcester, MA), “Leonard Bernstein’s Kaddish Symphony and Mass”

Vasil A. Cvetkov (Louisiana State University), "'Jazzanians' in Dave Brubeck's Chaconne"

Julie Saiki (Stanford University), “The Chamber Music Aesthetics of the Modern Jazz Quartet”

Constantine Theodosian (University of Arizona), “The Fallacy of Schenkerian Analysis of American Jazz and Popular Music”


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