2003: University of Pennsylvania

FMCS University of Pennsylvania 2003

FORUM ON MUSIC & CHRISTIAN SCHOLARSHIP

2003 ANNUAL MEETING
SATURDAY, MARCH 29, 2003
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA



PROGRAM

8:30-9:00
Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:15
Welcome
9:15-10:30
Paper Session One
Timothy Steele (Covenant College): “Reading the Psalms: Sixteenth-Century Psalm Motets as Devotional Literature”Stephen A. Crist (Emory University): “Bach and Picander’s Reading of Matthew 26 and 27”
10:30-10:45 Coffee Break
10:45-12:00
Paper Session Two
Richard Wattenbarger (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania): “Richard Strauss and the Disruption of Historical Narratives”Thomas Connolly (University of Pennsylvania): “Aesthetic Judgment and Religious Belief”
12:00-2:00 Luncheon and Business Meeting
2:00-3:00 Student Session: “The Christian Musicologist in a Postmodern World”
Organized and chaired by graduate student Emily Snow (Princeton University), this session will include comments by Lee Escandon (Princeton University) and Matthew Werley (Temple University), followed by open discussion.
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:45
Panel Discussion
This session will focus on issues raised in a recent book by Frank Burch Brown, Good Taste, Bad Taste, & Christian Taste: Aesthetics in Religious Life (New York: Oxford University Press, 2000). It will include brief responses by James Deaville (McMaster University), Peter Jeffery (Princeton University), and Nancy van Deusen (Claremont Graduate University), followed by open discussion moderated by William Edgar (Westminster Theological Seminary).
4:45-5:00
Closing Remarks