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2017 Music Graduate Student Conference

Confounding Expectations:
Celebrating 150 Years of Music in Canada

The Graduate Music Society of the University of Calgary School of Creative and Performing Arts will be hosting their 2017 Graduate Student Conference Confounding Expectations: Celebrating 150 Years of Music in Canada. The conference will take place on Thursday, May 11, and Friday, May 12, 2017, in the Rozsa Centre at the University of Calgary. Scholars from across North America will be presenting papers and lecture-recitals across the two-day event.

Free and open to all

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Mary Ingraham, University of Alberta
Professor Allan Gordon Bell, University of Calgary


Karen Albert, Michigan State University
Alyssa Aska, University of Calgary
Bahar Bingol, University of Calgary
Brian Garbet, University of Calgary
Darcy Hildebrandt, University of Saskatchewan
Alanna Kazdan, University of Victoria
Arshdeep Khaira, University of Alberta
Lauro César Pecktor de Oliveira, University of Calgary
Daniel Arun Robinson, University of Toronto
Mehdi Rezania, University of Alberta
Martin Ritter, University of Calgary
Kiersten van Vliet, McGill University
Charles Whitehead, Texas Tech University

Special Events:

CMC Canada 150 short film screenings 
Invited CMC Score Reading Presentations
Land’s End Ensemble Private Event

Full Schedule (PDF)