Olly Wilson Memorial Symposium

Performing Arts - Music: Lecture/Colloquium/Master Class | February 16 | 12:30 p.m. | 250 Morrison Hall

 Department of Music

12:30-1 Gather and Greet

1:00-1:15 Welcome with Professors Cindy Cox and Edmund Campion, Department of Music, UC Berkeley

1:15 There is a Need (2005), for soprano and piano, by Olly Wilson

Candace Johnson, Soprano – Department of Music, UC Berkeley

Michael S. Orland, Piano – Department of Music, UC Berkeley

1:30 Robert Greenberg – Historian, Composer, Pianist, Speaker, Author

1:45 Anthony Kelly – Composer, Associate Professor of the Practice of Music, Duke University

2:00 Trevor Weston – Composer, Professor, Chair of Music, Drew University

2:15 Laurie San Martin – Composer, Professor and Chair of the Department of Music, UC Davis

2:30 Tom Swafford – Violinist, Composer, and Arranger

(brief pause)

3:00 Professor Ben Brinner and Professor Emerita Bonnie Wade, Department of Music, UC Berkeley

3:15 Anthony Brown – Composer, Percussionist, Educator, and Ethnomusicologist

3:30 Steve Pond – Professor of Ethnomusicology, Cornell University

3:45 Vijay Iyer – Franklin D. And Florence Rosenblatt Professor of the Arts, Harvard University

4:00 A Short Film in Memory of Dr. Olly W. Wilson

Produced by Bradley Berman

Story and Voice Over by Kent Wilson

4:15 Shannon Dudley – Professor of Ethnomusicology, University of Washington


4:30 Performance of Olly Wilson’s Trio (1976), for violin, cello, and piano
Anna Presler – Violin, Department of Music, UC Berkeley
Leighton Fong – Cello, Department of Music, UC Berkeley
Allegra Chapman – Piano, Department of Music, UC Berkeley



4:45-6 reception in Morrison Hall

Cosponsored by the Townsend Center for the Humanities

 CA, atcoughlin@berkeley.edu, 5106437495