Music Lecture: Mary Sue Morrow (University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music)
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
"Joseph Haydn and the Business of Music in Late Eighteenth-Century Austria." Mary Sue Morrow is a musicologist whose research interests include 18th-century music, aesthetics and criticism, reception history, nationalism, and the sociology of music. She is the author of two books, "German Music Criticism in the Late Eighteenth Century: Aesthetic Issues in Instrumental Music" and "Concert Life in Haydn's Vienna: Aspects of a Developing Musical and Social Institution," and is the co-editor of and contributor to "The Eighteenth-Century Symphony" (in preparation for Indiana U. Press). A past president of the Southern Chapter of the American Musicological Society, she has served on various AMS standing committees and on the boards of the Mozart Society and the Society for Eighteenth-Century Music (as president from 2009-11).