April 7-8: Music in Poetry, Poetry in Music and Liederabend
“Music in Poetry, Poetry in Music: an Interdisciplinary Symposium on German Art Song”. Sponsored by the Department of German and Scandinavian, the German Studies Committee, Oregon Humanities Center, the School of Music and Dance, European Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, and the DAAD at the Collier House, University of Oregon Campus.
The event starts at 9am Friday, the 7th, with The Poetics of Ruhe: Revising and Musicalizing Goethe’s “Ein gleiches” until 12pm, when there is a lunch break. At 2pm the event continues with Schubert until 5pm. Afterwards, there is a dinner at 6:30pm.
On Saturday the 8th at 9am we start with The Mendelsssohns until 1pm, and there will be a short break before continuing on to the The Schumanns. Afterwards there will be a lunch break until 2:30 when Brahms and Schoenberg begins and goes until 4:40. There will be another break until we reconvene at 7:30 for Liederabend.