The Ron Alexander Memorial Lectures in Musicology
The Ron Alexander Memorial Lectures in Musicology, founded in 1991 in memory of Ronald James Alexander (1961-1990), have included a wide range of lecturers from universities around the world speaking on a variety of musicological topics. Each quarter a new series is offered, and lectures are free and open to the public.
Join us for in-depth discussions of music and history. Lectures take place on Mondays at 4:30 PM in Braun Music Center, Room 103, unless otherwise indicated.
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Stephen Blum (The Graduate Center, City University of New York)
"Resources for the singing of verse in Iran and its neighbors"
Delia Casadei (University of California, Berkeley)
“Contagion, erasure, and laughter as the reproduction of sound in two 1890s laughing songs”
Donald Greig (The Orlando Consort)
“Giving voice to Joan of Arc: Hearing visions and seeing sound”