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Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Initiative
Circles and Sensibilities: Music by and for Virgil Thomson
Friday, November 1, 2013 8:00 p.m. U-M Museum of Art (UMMA)
Commentary by Nadine Hubbs
Professor, Women's Studies, Music, and American Culture,
author of The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity
Exploring the artistic circle as creative milieu and engine with Professor Nadine Hubbs, author of The Queer Composition of America’s Sound, SMTD students and faculty perform works written by and for Virgil Thomson, Aaron Copland, and their friends, colleagues, loves, and muses.
The SMTD@UMMA performance series is made possible in part by the Katherine Tuck Enrichment Fund. This concert is organized in partnership with UM's Lesbian-Gay-Queer Research Initiative (LGQRI). The exhibition Adolph Gottlieb: Sculptor was organized by the Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, New York. Lead support for UMMA’s installation is provided by the Richard and Rosann Noel Endowment Fund, the University of Michigan Health System, and the University of Michigan Credit Union.
This concert is presented in conjunction with the U-M Museum of Art (UMMA) exhibit Adolph Gottlieb: Sculptor, and the School of Music, Theatre and Dance with cosponsorship from the Department of American Culture and the Residential College.
This concert is free and open to the public.See more IRWG events.