Institute for Popular Music

Lecture Series, 2014-2015

Spring 2015

February 25, 2015, 7:30 pm

"Classical Music For People Who Hate Classical Music: Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops"

Ayden Adler (New World Symphony)

Messinger Hall, 10 Gibbs St. at East Avenue




Fall 2014

September 24, 2014, 7:00 pm

"What Remains After the Song: Led Zeppelin, Inc."

Dave Headlam (Eastman School of Music)

Gowen Room 




October 8, 2014, 7:00 pm

"Hip-Hop Diplomacy: Opportunities and Challenges"

Mark Katz (UNC, Chapel Hill)

Gowen Room 



November 12, 2014, 7:00 pm

"We Can’t Rewind – We've Gone Too Far:  New Wave as the Inheritor of 'No Future!'"

Cevin Soling (Harvard University)

Dewey 1-101 




Past Lectures