Rachel Marian Campbell started the topic Ann Curthoys on Paul Robeson (Sydney Conservatorium Musicology Colloquium) in the discussion MSA Forum on Humanities Commons 1 month, 1 week ago
The distinguished historian Ann Curthoys will present the final Musicology colloquium for 2023.
“Speaking songs”: Paul Robeson on speech, song, music, politics, and universal humanity while touring Australia in 1960.
In the 1930s and 1940s Paul Robeson was probably the most famous African American in the world, known for his singing, his sta…[Read more]
Rachel Marian Campbell started the topic Sydney Musicology Colloquium: Carmen stagings in the interwar period in the discussion MSA Forum on Humanities Commons 2 months, 3 weeks ago
The next speakers in the Sydney Conservatorium of Music Musicology Colloquium Series will be Elizabeth Kertesz and Michael Christoferidis of the University of Melbourne.
‘Revolutionary’ Adaptations of Bizet’s Carmen Between the Two World Wars By the early 20th century Georges Bizet’s Carmen had already been part of a long history of adaptation an…[Read more]
Rachel Marian Campbell started the topic Sydney Conservatorium of Music Musicology Colloquium Series in the discussion MSA Forum via email on Humanities Commons 3 months, 3 weeks ago
The schedule of papers for Semester 2, 2023 is as follows (all on zoom):
23 August – Neal Peres da Costa
6 September – Alan Maddox
“Performing emotion in Antonio Caldara’s (1670-1736) opera recitatives”
20 September – Liz Kertesz & Michael Christoferidis
“‘Revolutionary’ Adaptations of Bizet’s Carmen Between the Two World Wars”
4 October –…[Read more]