Musicology Lecture Series

The Musicology Lecture Series brings exciting scholars-- both long-established and up-and-coming-- to campus. Past guests include Thomas Forrest Kelly (Harvard), Lydia Goehr (Columbia), and Susan Youens (Notre Dame).

All lectures are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Musicology Lectures

Music Research Talk with National Humanities Center Fellows Candace Bailey and Giuseppe Gerbino
Fri, Feb 07, 4:00 PM
Biddle Music Building 101

Join Duke Musicology alumni Candace Bailey (Ph.D. 1992) and Giuseppe Gerbino (Ph.D. 2001), National Humanities Center Fellows 2019-2020, as they discuss their research. Candace Bailey is Professor of Music at North Carolina Central University. Her NHC project is "Women, Music, and the...

CANCELED: Music Lecture: William Kinderman: "Beethoven: Revolutionary or Political Opportunist?"
Fri, Mar 20, 4:00 PM
Biddle Music Building, 104

*This lecture has been canceled.* Since receiving an award for lifetime achievement from the Humboldt Foundation in 2010, William Kinderman has published several books while expanding his performance activities in new directions. His focus on artistic creativity is reflected in "The Creative...