American Musicological Society
Southeast Chapter

Spring Meeting, March 19, 1988
Duke University

Saturday, March 19

9:00 Registration and Coffee
9:45 Morning Session
  Paul E. Corneilson (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill):  "The Revival of Serious German Opera at Mannheim:  Ignaz Holzbauer's Gunther von Schwarzburg"
  William D. Gudger (The College of Charleston):  "The Birth of Handel's 'Twin' Oratorios of 1741:  Aspects of His Compositional Process in Messiah and Sampson"
10:45 Coffee Break
11:00 Peter Williams "2/4 Time and J.S. Bach"
12:00 Lunch
1:15 Business Meeting
1:30 Afternoon Session
  Tibor Szasz (Duke University):  "Figured Bass in Beethoven's 'Emperor' Concerto:  Orchestral Cues or Continuo?"
  Stewart Carter (Wake Forest University):  "Vicente Lusitano and the Art of Ensemble Improvisation"
2:30 Coffee Break
2:45 James Siddons (Lynchburg, VA):  "Musical Style and Achievements of British Composer Anthony Milner"
  Bryan Gilliam (Duke University):  "Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Richard Strauss, and the Evolution of Elektra"