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Workshops/Festivals 2011: (US) Early Music America Conference: Focus on the Future of Early Music (2011 June 15-17)

Contributed by Admin on Apr 17, 2011

Upcoming conference on the future of early music held at the Boston Early Music Festival.

Topics at discussion:

June 15

  • Embracing Entrepreneurship

June 16

  • The Future of Early Music in Higher Education
  • Networking and small group discussions for early music directors, students, and others interested in the future of early music in higher education. (Topics to be announced.)

June 17

  • Panel discussions on “The Future of Early Music” moderated by EMA Board Member Gene Murrow (Executive Director of Gotham Early Music Scene, NYC).
  • The critics and media speak: panelists include Allan Kozinn (NY Times); Heidi Waleson (Wall Street Journal); Robert Aubry Davis (Millennium of Music); Angela Mariani (Harmonia).
  • The artists speak: panelists include Anne Azéma (medieval/Renaissance voice, Boston Camerata); Joan Kimball (Renaissance winds, Piffaro); Rachel Barton Pine (violin, both Baroque and modern, Chicago); Matthew White (Baroque opera/voice, Seattle and Canada).
Visit the Early Music America website for more information on the conference or visit the Boston Early Music Festival website for more information on the BEMF(estival).