American Musicological Society
Southeast Chapter

Fall Meeting, October 7-8, 2005
Converse College

Friday, October 7

8:00 pm Concert featuring Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel’s music by students and faculty members of the Petrie School of Music.  Daniel Recital Hall, located in Blackman Music Hall

Saturday, October 8

9:00 am Registration with Coffee and Pastries (upper lobby of Blackman Music Hall)
9:30 Welcome.  Dr. Joseph Hopkins, Dean of the Petrie School of Music (Daniel Recital Hall)
9:45 Paper Session 1:  Nineteenth Century

Candace Bailey (North Carolina Central University):  “Becoming Useful:  Confederate Women’s Music”


Siegwart Reichwald (Converse College):  “The Cantor’s Last Lesson: ‘Color Outside the Lines!’  Fanny Hensel’s Piano Trio Op. 11 and Felix Mendelssohn’s String Quartet Op. 80.”

10:45 Break
11:00 Keynote Speaker

Marcia Citron (Rice University):  “A Bicentennial Reflection:  Twenty-Five Years With Fanny Hensel”

12:00 Lunch
1:30 Business meeting
1:45 Paper Session 2:  Early Music

Irina Iliescu (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill):  “The Decameron Ballatas and Authorial Imagination”


Seth Coluzzi (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill):  “The Black Sheep:  Finding a Normative Structural Model for the Phrygian Mode”

2:45 Break
3:00 Paper Session 3:  Opera

Tim Carter (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill):  “The First Edition of Monteverdi’s Orfeo: A Bibliographical Conundrum”


Francesco Izzo (East Carolina University):  “Figaro after Rossini:  The Case of Luigi Ricci’s Le nozze di Figaro

4:30 Tour of the Joe and Joella Utley Collection of Brass Instruments (Landrum, SC)