Schedule of Symposium Events

Thursday, 29 October

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m., Camino Hall Foyer

9:00 a.m.
Opening of Exhibit
Courtesy of the Library of Performing Arts, Lincoln Center, New York, and the Columbia University Electronic Music Center

9:30 a.m., Shiley Theatre
Welcome and Introductions
Elliott S. Schwartz (Bowdoin College), Symposium Director

9:40 a.m., Shiley Theatre
Reflections on Electroacoustic Music
Otto Luening (Columbia University, Emeritus), Honorary Co-Chair

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m., Shiley Theatre
Keynote Address: "The Impact of Technology on the Musical Experience"
Jonathan D. Kramer (Columbia University)

11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m., Shiley Theatre
Concert: Twenty Years of Electroacoustic Music in America, 1952-1972
Works by: Jon Appleton (Dartmouth College), Milton Babbitt (Juilliard School of Music, Princeton University, emeritus), Mario Davidovsky (Columbia University), Charles Dodge (Brooklyn College, CUNY), Robert Erickson (University of California, San Diego), Otto Luening (Columbia University, emeritus), Vladimir Ussachevsky, Edgar Varèse
Performers: Mimmi Fulmer (University of Wisconsin, Madison), Rachel Rudich, flute (California Institute of the Arts and Pomona College), Bertram Turetzky, contrabass (University of California, San Diego)
Program Introduction: Robert Keefe (Lansing, New York)

12:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m., Forum A/B
Luncheon and Panel Discussion: Documenting the Early Decades of Electroacoustic Music: An Oral History
Participants: Don Buchla (Berkeley, California), Otto Luening (Columbia University, emeritus), Max Mathews (CCRMA, Stanford University), Roger Reynolds (University of California, San Diego), Diane Thome (University of Washington)
Moderator: Elliott S. Schwartz (Bowdoin College)

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Manchester Hall Theatre
Presentation: Technology and the Composer
"As Technology Becomes Invisible"
Jon Appleton (Dartmouth College)
"Technology, Commodity, and Power"
Roger Johnson (Ramapo College)
Moderator: Daniel S. Godfrey (Syracuse University)

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Manchester Hall Theatre
Panel: Technology and Music Perception
Participants: J. Timothy Kolosik (University of Arizona), Sang-Hie Lee (University of Michigan), John Pierce (Stanford University)
Moderator: David Butler (The Ohio State University)

8:00 p.m., Shiley Theatre
Concert: Recent Electroacoustic Music
Works by CMS Composer-Members: Eric Chasalow (Brandeis University), John Duesenberry (Brookline, Massachusetts), Donna Kelly Eastman (Springfield, Virginia), Jeffrey Hass (Bloomington, Indiana), Cindy McTee (University of North Texas), Jim Whitsitt (San Diego, California)
Other Works by: JoAnn Kuchera-Morin (University of California, Santa Barbara), Paul Lansky (Princeton University), Max Mathews (Stanford University), Tod Machover (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Robert Willey (University of California, San Diego) Performers: Max Mathews (Stanford University), Radio Baton; J?nos N?gyesy and P?ivikki Nykter (University of California, San Diego), Violin; Ami Radunskaya (Houston, Texas), Electronic Cello; Rachel Rudich (California Institute of the Arts and Pomona College), Flute
Program Introduction: Lily Gunn (University of San Diego)