21M.542 | January IAP 2010 | Undergraduate

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Musical Time

Forums and Concerts

Time as the Subject and Substance


  • Prof. Ellen Harris, music historian (MIT), moderator
  • Prof. Lewis Lockwood, music historian (Harvard)
  • Prof. Stephen Tapscott, poet (MIT)
  • Paul Matisse, sculptor/public artist

Includes performance demonstrations of the following works:

W. A. Mozart. Oboe Quartet in F major, K.370.
Peggy Pearson, oboe; Harumi Rhodes, violin; Marcus Thompson, viola; Joshua Gordon, violincello

Lukas Foss. “O Mensch, gib Acht,” from Time Cycle.
Judith Kellock, soprano; Michael Norsworthy, clarinet; Joshua Gordon, violincello; Mihae Lee, celesta & piano; Robert Schulz, percussion

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