Upcoming Talks and Conferences
“A Requiem for the USSR: State Atheism and Secular Enchantment,” forthcoming
at “Sound and Secularity” Symposium
, Stony Brook University, NY, April 12, 2019
“Off Radio – On Screen: The Impact of the Prague Spring on Music in the USSR,” in a panel series “Prague Spring on Screen” at the 50th Annual ASEEES Convention, December 6 – 9, 2018.
“Algorithmic Method and Delicate Patterns in Leonid Hrabovsky’s Concerto Misterioso,” presented at the SMT Global New Music Interest Group meeting, at the 2018 Annual AMS/SMT conference, San Antonio, Texas, 1-4 November 2018.
“Sofia Gubaidulina’s Early Spiritual Works in the Context of 1960s-70s Religious Revival in the USSR,” forthcoming at the 2018 Annual AMS/SMT conference, to be held in San Antonio, Texas, 1-4 November 2018.
“Mythologizing Religious Music in Soviet Ukraine during Brezhnev Era,” presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the North East Slavic, East European and Eurasian Conference, April 4, 2018.
“From Revolution to Quietness: Valentin Silvestrov’s music after 1968,” presented at Russian and East European Music Study Group Annual Conference 2017: Music and Revolution, Goldsmiths, University of London, December 15, 2017.
“Theory and Practice of Vertical Time in Music,” presented at the 20th Congress of International Musicological Society in Tokyo, March 21, 2017.
“Zen Buddhism and the Music of Valentin Silvestrov, Ukrainian Avant-Garde Composer in the USSR,” presented at The Greater New York Chapter of the American Musicological Society fall 2016 Meeting, Mannes College of Music, October 2016.
“Podcasting in Teaching Music History,” presented at the conference “Teaching Music History” organized by the Pedagogy Study Group of the American Musicological Society, Metropolitan State University of Denver, June 2016.
“Phil Minton’s Feral Choir: Radical Music of the 21st Century,” presented at the conference “Music and Radicalism, Radicalism in Music,” The Graduate Center, City University of New York, April 2016.
“Life as Music or Music as Life: “Open Works” in New York – from John Cage to John Zorn,” presented at the conference “Composition in the 21st Century,” Trinity College Dublin, March 2014.