Announcement: Beethoven Symposium November 4-5, 2013

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October 15th, 2013

Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology and College of Fine Arts School of Music
Location: Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology Seminar Room, 808 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 281

Lewis Lockwood (Boston University and Harvard University emeritus)
Alan Gosman (University of Michigan)
Julia Ronge (Beethoven-Haus, Bonn)
Jeremy Yudkin (Boston University)
David Levy (Wake Forest University)

Session I (Monday, November 4, 1:30 – 5:30 pm)
Julia Ronge, Beethoven’s Apprenticeship: Studies with Haydn, Albrechtsberger, and Salieri
Alan Gosman, Inspired by Endings, Establishing Beginnings: Beethoven’s Approach to Select Compositions from 1798-1804
Lewis Lockwood, The Greater the Brook, the Deeper the Tone: On the Slow Movement of Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony
Julia Ronge, The New Beethoven Catalogue: Conception, Organization, and Classification

Session II (Tuesday, November 5, 9:30 – 11:30 am)
Open session on future directions in Beethoven scholarship

For further information, contact Matthew Cron (