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Historiographies of U.S. Music

This fall, Dr. Hannah Lewis from Center for American Music is offering a seminar on the topic of Historiographies of U.S. Music. It covers a range of topics and themes and investigates the following questions: How has U.S. music been defined,… Continue Reading Historiographies of U.S. Music

13th Annual Black History Month Concert

  On Saturday February 22nd, 2020, the UT Butler School of Music hosted the 13th annual Black History Month Concert in Bates Recital Hall, featuring performances by students from the Butler School of Music and the Huston Tillotson University School… Continue Reading 13th Annual Black History Month Concert

Society for Cinema Media Studies Conference 2019

Center for American Music board member and Assistant Professor of Musicology, Dr. Hannah Lewis, and CAM Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. Eric Dienstfrey, recently delivered presentations at the The Society for Cinema Media Studies’s Annual Conference. The conference was held in… Continue Reading Society for Cinema Media Studies Conference 2019

2019 UT-Austin Graduate Music Conference: Music and Culture of the Americas

CAM is excited to co-sponsor the 2019 Graduate Music Conference. Saturday, April 27, MRH 2.608 (Recital Studio) at Butler School of Music, UT-Austin. Lectures and presentations ongoing from 9am to 7pm. The conference schedule features 12 paper presentations by graduate students from… Continue Reading 2019 UT-Austin Graduate Music Conference: Music and Culture of the Americas

Upcoming Concert: UT Jazz Orchestra with Joe Lovano (4/13)

The University of Texas Jazz Orchestra with Joe Lovano 4/13, 7:30pm @ Bates Recital Hall Tickets Here Directed by Professor Jeff Hellmer, the UT Jazz Orchestra is the Butler School of Music’s premier jazz ensemble. In recent years, the Jazz… Continue Reading Upcoming Concert: UT Jazz Orchestra with Joe Lovano (4/13)

Susan Schmidt-Horning: “Garage Girls: Rock, Technology, and Girlhood in the Global ’60s”

CAM is excited to present a talk with Professor Susan Schmidt-Horning (St. John’s University): “Garage Girls: Rock, Technology, and Girlhood in the Global ’60s”. Hosted by CAM post doctoral fellow, Dr. Eric Dienstfrey. Thursday 4/18, 11am @ MRH 2.614 (Butler School… Continue Reading Susan Schmidt-Horning: “Garage Girls: Rock, Technology, and Girlhood in the Global ’60s”

Upcoming Lecture 4/4: Jazz Scholar, Prof. Kimberly Hannon-Teal

CAM is excited to present a talk with jazz scholar, Dr. Kimberly Hannon-Teal (University of Arkansas). Hosted by Prof. Charles Carson. Thursday 4/4/19. 5pm at Recital Studio MRH 2.608 “Hearing Collaboration: Individual and Collective Voices of the Duke Ellington Orchestra”… Continue Reading Upcoming Lecture 4/4: Jazz Scholar, Prof. Kimberly Hannon-Teal

Upcoming Lecture 3/28/19: “Beats, Bose, and the Politics of Listening”

We’re excited for this upcoming lecture by Mack Hagood (Miami University). “Beats, Bose, and the Politics of Listening” Thursday 3/28/29. 3:45pm @ Calhoun Hall, Room 100   Hosted by CAM Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. Eric Dienstfrey.    

Upcoming Talk: Hip Hop Promoter, Matt Sonzala

We’re excited to host a talk with famed hip hop promoter, booking agent, and radio personality, Matt Sonzala. He will discuss his work in the Austin and Houston hip hop scenes, including his time working with SXSW. Thanks to Prof.… Continue Reading Upcoming Talk: Hip Hop Promoter, Matt Sonzala

CAM Hosts Talk With Jazz Scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal

We are excited to host a talk with visiting jazz scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal, author of “The Kind of Man I Am: Jazz masculinity and the World of Charles Mingus Jr.” Tuesday 3/5 6pm @ MRH 4.126 The talk is… Continue Reading CAM Hosts Talk With Jazz Scholar, Dr. Nichole Rustin-Paschal