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Haydn in San Antonio!

HAYDN at AMS/SMT San Antonio 2018, November 1 - 4, 2018

 Below are sessions and papers that may be of interest. Papers with “Haydn” in the title are listed, as are sessions with an eighteenth-century focus. Please refer to the full program for details and abstracts when they are available. There are additional papers with eighteenth-century topics that are not listed here. Please also note the time for the HSNA General Meeting: 12:30-2pm on Saturday, November 3! The program is available here!

 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1

 2:15-3:15pm

·      SESSION: EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY OPERA: TEXTS, TRANSLATIONS, and TEACHING (AMS)

·      SESSION: ENLIGHTENMENT AESTHETICS (AMS)

o   Paper: Jacob Friedman, “Joseph Haydn and the Politics of Naivety”

8:00 – 10:00pm

·      JOINT SESSION: EXTEMPORANEOUS DIALOGUES ON HISTORICAL IMPROVISATION

·      SESSION: RETHINKING THE ENLIGHTENMENT (AMS)

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2

 9:00 – 10:30am

  • SESSION: LATE HAYDN --Bruce MacIntyre (Brooklyn College, CUNY), Chair

    • Paper: Eloise Boisjoli, “The Pamela Paradox; Or, How Arbitrary Signs Evoke Sensations in Haydn’s op. 77 no. 2”

    • Paper: Rena Roussin, “Haydn’s Last Heroine: Hanne, The Seasons, and the Culture of Sensibility”

    • Paper: Caryl Clark, “Transcultural Contexts for Understanding The Creation”

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3

7:30 – 8:45am  HSNA Board Meeting (closed—Board Members only, please)

9:00 – 10:30am

  • SESSION: AT THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY KEYBOARD (AMS)

10:45 – 12:15pm

  • SESSION: THEORIZING EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY MUSIC: ORIGINS, MYTHS, CROSSCURRENTS (SMT)

    • Paper: Nicolas Stoia, “The Tour-of-Keys Model and the Prolongational Structure in Sonata Form Movements by Haydn and Mozart”

12:30 – 2pm  HSNA GENERAL MEETING (open—All are welcome!)

2:15 – 3:45pm

  • SESSION: EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY BRITAIN (AMS)

4:00 – 5:30pm

  • SESSION: REPRESENTATION IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4

10:45am  – 12:15pm

  • SESSION: AFFECT, AGENCY, MATERIALITY: THINKING WITH THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY (AMS)