Building Bridges: East and West, Old World and New

General Programming

Due to travel complications related to the recent storm, this event is canceled.

  • European Institute
  • Music Performance Program / Department of Music
  • Italian Academy for Advanced Studies
  • Hispanic Institute for Latin American & Iberian Cultures
  • The Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to the United States

Jordi Savall is among the foremost performers of early music in the world today. He will speak about early music as an element that builds bridges of understanding between the Old and the New World, as well as between the cultures of the East and the West. The lecture will be illustrated by musical examples.

  • Welcome Remarks Adam Tooze Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Professor of History Columbia University
  • Welcome Remarks Barbara Faedda Associate Director Italian Academy, Columbia University
  • Introduction Susan Boynton Professor of Historical Musicology Columbia University
  • Speaker Jordi Savall Musician
  • Moderator Magdalena Stern-Baczewska Director, Music Performance Program Columbia University