Department of Music

the university of hong kong

Research Colloquia

The Department of Music offers a research colloquia series where invited scholars and composers speak about their work. The series has become the primary forum for intellectual exchange in musicology and composition in Hong Kong, and forms a critical part of postgraduate training. Meetings are generally held on Wednesdays at 5:00pm in the Seminar Room 1101, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus. The University community and the general public are welcome to attend. For more information, please contact Dr. Yang Yuanzheng on +852 3917 5738 or yuanzhen@hku.hk

28
WED
FEB
2018

James CURRIE
Love and Indifference in a Time of Mozart
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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14
WED
MAR
2018

Nicholas COOK
Nettl’s Something
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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25
WED
APR
2018

Adam KIELMAN
“We Sing in Dialects Even As We Wander Far From Home”: Music, Language, Listening, and Place in Guangzhou’s Independent Music Scenes 
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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9
WED
MAY
2018

Nathan MARTIN
Joseph-Marie Amiot and the Chinese Origins of the Fundamental Bass 
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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16
WED
MAY
2018

Ken UENO
Embodied Practice and Historical Aspectuality in Ken Ueno’s “Person-Specific” Concertos 
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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23
WED
MAY
2018

Alexander REHDING
Keeping China and Europe in Tune - Toward a Global History of Music Theory (2017-18 Rayson Huang Lecture)
5:30pm Rayson Huang Theatre, HKU

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20
WED
SEP
2017

Bo LAWERGREN
Chinese Musical Instruments during the Six Dynasty Period 
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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11
WED
OCT
2017

Jeffrey LEVENBERG
The Prince of Venosa and of Musicians in the Mirror
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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8
WED
NOV
2017

Johannes S. SISTERMANNS
Un—the World or Ma Un Ma: 
A Composer’s Perception on Gaps, Decoupling and No Messages

5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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15
WED
NOV
2017

Pierre-Yves MACÉ
Sound Document in Music
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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