Reviewed Elsewhere: Beth Abelson Macleod, Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler: The Life and Times of a Piano Virtuoso.

Beth Abelson Macleod. Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler: The Life and Times of a Piano Virtuoso. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015.
 
In the late nineteenth century, Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler, a young Jewish woman from Chicago, rose to become one of the most celebrated pianists on the world stage. In her nearly forty-year career, Bloomfield-Zeisler appeared to critical acclaim in every major U.S.

Reviewed Elsewhere: Clinton D. Young, Music Theater and Popular Nationalism in Spain: 1880–1930.

Clinton D. Young. Music Theater and Popular Nationalism in Spain: 1880–1930. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. xiii + 237 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-807-16102-9.
 
Few large musical repertories remain as generally unknown as the Spanish zarzuela. In this volume, Clinton D.

Call for Papers: The Intellectual Worlds of Johannes Brahms (February 2019)

The Intellectual Worlds of Johannes Brahms
International Conference | University of California, Irvine | 1–3 February 2019
 
The conference committee welcomes submissions from a diverse field of interdisciplinary scholars including those working on music theory and analysis, musicology, aesthetics, music and philosophy, critical theory, historiography, and German studies, and those wishing to present lecture recitals relating to the conference themes.
 
There are five conference themes:

Reviewed Elsewhere: Celia Applegate, The Necessity of Music: Variations on a German Theme.

Celia ApplegateThe Necessity of Music: Variations on a German Theme. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2017. xii + 402 pp. $39.95 (paperback), ISBN 978-1-487-52048-9.
 
For over twenty years, Celia Applegate has maintained that historians need to study music.

Call for Papers: France: Musiques, Cultures, 1789–1918 (Paris, July 2018)

Call for papers / Appel aux communications: 
Bibliothèque historique de la ville de Paris
 
The FMC International Steering Committee proposes to broaden the scope of the network and its future research.  It intends going beyond the documentation, investigation and analysis of the press, to engage with all aspects of music

CfP: GSA Seminar: “Liberalism and Its Discontents: Music and Culture in German-Speaking Europe, 1848-1914”

CFP: Seminar “Liberalism and Its Discontents: Music and Culture in German-Speaking Europe, 1848-1914”

German Studies Association Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 27-30 September 2018

CFP: GSA Seminar “Liberalism and Its Discontents: Music and Culture in German-Speaking Europe, 1848-1914”

CFP: Seminar “Liberalism and Its Discontents: Music and Culture in German-Speaking Europe, 1848-1914”

German Studies Association Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, 27-30 September 2018

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