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Tasso and Music Symposium

Event Details

April 17—April 19, 2020 9:30 am-12:30 pm


Free admission
Emiliano Ricciardi

This event will be presented virtually.  Please check the Tasso and Music Symposium and Concerts website for information.

Original event description:

UMass Music and Dance presents: Tasso and Music Symposium

This Scholarly Symposium celebrates the NEH-funded Tasso in Music Project directed by Prof. Emiliano Ricciardi. The three-year effort has established a complete critical edition of the musical settings of the great 16th-century poet, Torquato Tasso. Scholars from around the world present their Tasso-related research in this three-day online Symposium.

Please see the Tasso and Music Symposium and Concerts website for a full description and schedule.

Co-sponsored by:

Centro di Studi Tassiani (Bergamo, Italy)

National Endowment for the Humanities

College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Italian Studies, Division of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Arthur F. Kinney Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies