Conferences and Presentations

Conflicted Identities: Agency, Autobiography, and Memory in Viktor Ullmann’s Piano Sonata No. 7
Conference Presentation
Intercongressional Symposium of the International Musicological Society (IMS):
Agency and Identity in Music
(Lucerne, Switzerland, July 7-10, 2019)

Cultural Exchange and Politics in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century
Chair of Panel
Intercongressional Symposium of the International Musicological Society (IMS):
Agency and Identity in Music
(Lucerne, Switzerland July 8, 2019)

At Ground Zero: Remembering 9/11 in the ‘Memory Spaces’ of John Adams’ On the Transmigration of Souls (2002)
Conference Presentation
International Conference: The Place of Memory and the Memory of Place
London Center for Interdisciplinary Research
(Oxford, UK June 22-23, 2019)

Translucent Borders Conference-Workshop
NYU-NYUAD Institute Workshop-Conference
Co-PI with Andy Teirstein (Professor, NYU-Tisch): Director of Global Institute for Advanced Study and Working Group for Translucent Borders
(NYUAD, Abu Dhabi, February 18-21, 2019)

Bicentennial Beethoven Hammerklavier Concert
Panel Moderator
NYUAD Music Program-NYUAD Institute: Beethoven’s Hammerklavier Sonata with Concert Pianist Yeol Eum Son and Panel
(NYUAD-Arts Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE: December 6, 2018)

Michael Beckerman “What Are the Limits of Musical Expression and Who Says So?”
Committee Chair, Organizer
NYUAD Music Program-NYUAD Institute Distinguished Lecture Series
(NYUAD Institute, Abu Dhabi, UAE: November 27, 2018)

Trauma, Telos, and Temporalities: Legacies of World War I in Erwin Schulhoff’s Opera Flammen and the Legend of Ahasuerus
Conference Presentation- Opera and Time Panel
Annual Conference: American Musicological Society (AMS)-Society for Music Theory (SMT)   
(San Antonio, Texas: November 1-4, 2018)

Multimedia production of Viktor Ullmann’s 1944 Melodrama Die Weise  Cornet Christopher Rilke Gabriel Vamvulescu, recitation; Steven Vanhauwaert, piano; Paul Sidlo, technical Design.
(Archa Theater, Prague, January 18, 2018)
Press Release
Archa Theater Program

Music as Cultural Heritage: Problems of Historiography, Ethnography, Ethics, and Preservation
Panel Chair-Opera
Joint Conference of the IMS, ICTM, and AML and NYU-Institute at NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE
(NYUAD, Conference Center, Abu Dhabi, UAE: March 13 -15, 2017)