Circles and Sensibilities: Music by and for Virgil Thomson


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  • Host Department: Women's Studies
  • Date: 11/01/2013
  • Time: 8:00 PM

  • Location: University of Michigan Museum of Art

  • Description:

    Music by Virgil Thomson, Aaron Copland, Ned Rorem, David Diamond, John Cage, and David Del Tredici

    Performed by
    Special guest: Adam Tendler, NYC pianist and specialist in music by U.S. gay modernist composers
    Jennifer Goltz, soprano
    Matthew Leslie Santana, violin
    Jean-Bernard Cerin, baritone
    and others

    Commentary by Nadine Hubbs
    Professor, Women's Studies, Music, and American Culture,
    author of The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity