Neumann Lecture on Music

Is Music Prophetic or Reflexive? Music, Activism, and Social Change

Anthony Seeger, speaker

Monday, February 3, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music

Free

Professor Anthony Seeger, emeritus UCLA, will present the 2013-2014 Neumann Lecture, entitled Is Music Prophetic or Reflexive? Music, Activism, and Social Change. Professor Seeger, a renowned ethnomusicologist widely known for his work among the Suya of Brazil and as director of Smithsonian Folkways, will discuss the links between music, social change, and activism both through his professional experience and as a member of one of America’s most important musical families, a lineage including Charles Seeger, Ruth Crawford Seeger, and Pete Seeger.

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