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Languages About Music: 2018 Stanford Graduate Music Colloquium

April 21, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

How do we talk about music and sound? What is the language that we use to describe music? What makes music an interesting object of inquiry? Each discipline brings with it new approaches and methodologies for answering these questions. Come and join a day of interdisciplinary conversation exploring music and its many languages.

Featured Events – schedule TBA

Student lightning talks by speakers from the departments of Classics, Modern Thought and Literature, Education, East Asian Languages and Cultures, Music, and more!

Music-making games with SF-based composer Danny Clay (no experience necessary!)


Noah Fram, Computer-Based Music Theory and Acoustics

Julie Herndon, Music Composition

Mei Li Inouye, East Asian Languages and Cultures

Jonathan Leal, Modern Thought and Literature

Jeremiah Lockwood, Graduate School of Education

Alyson Melzer, Classics

Frances Molyneux, English

Stephen Sansom, Classics

Max Suechting, Modern Thought and Literature

Michiko Theurer, Musicology and Music Performance

David Wilson, Musicology and Music Performance


April 21, 2018
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Stanford University Dept of Music
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