Events Archive

Best of Biddle virtual series: Musique francaise
Friday, March 5, 2021 - 7:30pm

Online at Featuring the Ciompi Quartet, Gabriel Richard, Randall Love, and Kivie Cahn-Lipman. Program includes Félicien David's Trio in E-flat Major for piano, violin, and cello performed by Richard, Love,...

Nina Eidsheim: The Body as Music's Terroir
Friday, March 5, 2021 - 4:00pm

Online: Western musical thought has been shaped by several dominant metaphors. These metaphors not only influence the vocabulary we use to describe and analyze music, they also impact our musical imaginaries,...

Cello Masterclass with David Finckel
Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 7:00pm

Online: (Limited to students only, contact for Zoom link.) Prateek Khandelwal, Lauren Simmons, and Jacob Egol perform excerpts of works by Beethoven, Bach, and Elgar for David Finckel. Together with Wu Han, David Finckel...

Best of Biddle virtual series presents "Beethoven in Context:" Cello Sonata Op. 5, No. 2: R. Larry Todd, piano and Nancy Green, cello
Friday, February 26, 2021 - 7:30pm

Online at This Friday's "Best of Biddle" video premiere features Professor R. Larry Todd's recording of Beethoven's Cello Sonata Op. 5, No. 2. The video is divided between Professor Todd's introduction,...

Philip Rupprecht, "Music, Bureaucracy, and the Production of Taste: Malcolm Arnold and the BBC in the 1950s"
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 9:30am

PLEASE REGISTER HERE: join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its faculty speaker series, tgiFHI!Talk description: I pursue the elusive topic of taste in two registers - cultural-historical, and documentary-bureaucratic....

David Fallows: Josquin research of the last twelve years (and the next)
Saturday, January 30, 2021 - 10:00am

Online: Abstract: "In the twelve years since my Josquin book was published, the literature on Josquin has almost doubled. Interestingly...