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News 2011: (US) David Fallows in residence at UW-Milwaukee (2011 April 28-30)

Contributed by Admin on Apr 22, 2011

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Music Department, in collaboration with the Vilas Foundation, is delighted to announce a three-day residency of esteemed British musicologist and Renaissance scholar David Fallows.  Professor Fallows will host three UW-Milwaukee events relating to Renaissance music and music scholarship.  All events at UW-Milwaukee are free and open to the public.

Thursday, April 28, at 5:30 p.m. “Evolution and Current Status of the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians and Grove Music Online.”  (Golda Meir Library, Room E-281)

Friday, April 29, at 4:00 p.m. “Josquin, Lucretia Borgia and Leonardo da Vinci.”  (Golda Meir Library, Room E-281). A reception will follow the presentation.

Saturday, April 30, at 10:00 a.m.
Discussion and demonstration by Professor Fallows and the Flanders Recorder Quartet: “Sixteenth-century Recorder Music and the Court of Henry VIII.” (American Geographical Society Library, 3rd floor east).

Related event: Saturday April 30, 5:00 p.m.  Early Music Now concert, “The Six Wives of Henry VIII,” Flanders Recorder Quartet, 8815 West Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Tickets for the concert can be purchased at http://www.earlymusicnow.org.  

For more information or directions e-mail Judy Kuhn: kuhn at uwm.edu