American Musicological Society
Southeast Chapter

Fall Meeting, September 20, 2008
Appalachian State University

Saturday, September 20

8:30 am Registration and Refreshments (Rosen Concert Hall Lobby)
9:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks (Recital Hall, Room 129)
9:15 Paper Session 1: Twentieth-Century Music (Chair:  Victor Mansure, Appalachian State University)

Sarah Kahre (The Florida State University):  A Home Talent:  W. S. Mason and the Development of Charleston, West Virginias Performing Community


Felix Cox (East Carolina University):  The Blue Radio Networks Contemporary Composers Series, Fall 1944


Suzi Mills (Appalachian State University):  The Power of Choral Music in the Reconstruction of a New South Africa

10:45 Break
11:00 Keynote Speaker

Douglass Seaton (The Florida State University):  Harold in Italy, or Childe Harolds Vacation:  Some Observations on Narrativity

12:00 Lunch
1:45 Business meeting
2:00 Paper Session 2:  Lieder (Chair:  David Levy, Wake Forest University)

Molly M. Breckling (The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill):  Smashing the Blocks of Stone:  Hermeneutic Manipulation in Mahlers Wunderhorn Lieder


Benjamin McKay Ayotte (The University of North Carolina at Greensboro):  Tonality and Narrative in Heinrich Schenkers Lieder op. 6

3:00 Break
3:15 Paper Session 3:  Layers of Musical Meaning (Chair:  Reeves Shulstad, Salem College)

Stewart Carter (Wake Forest University):  Marin Maraiss Tombeau pour Mr. de Ste. Colombe:  A Secret Chromatic Art?


S. Alexander Reed (University of Florida):  Vocal Timbre and the Canvas of Meaning

4:15 Adjournment