Fandango Conference Registration Now Open

January 20, 2015

Registration is now open for the Foundation for Iberian Music’s upcoming conference, “Spaniards, Indians, Africans and Gypsies: The Global Reach of the Fandango in Music, Song, and Dance.” To register, please e-mail fandangoconference.cuny@gmail.com, with “Conference Registration” in the subject line. Payments may be made by check or money order, to the Foundation for Iberian Music, at:

The Foundation for Iberian Music
The Graduate Center
365 5th Ave
New York, NY 10016

Registration Fee
Two day: $100 / $50 (students)
Single day: $50 / $25 (student)

We are in the final stages of preparation, and the final program will soon be announced! The conference will feature around 50 speakers, including: keynote speaker, eminent scholar Elisabeth LeGuin, presenting on Tonadilla and Fandango; Craig Russel, presenting on the fandango in Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro; and the Graduate Center’s own Peter Manuel, who will grapple with the formal features that can be found throughout fandango’s trans-Atlantic constellation of genres.

Lastly, the conference needs volunteers! Registration fees will be waived for volunteers. Contact Meira at fandangoconference.cuny@gmail.com by February 17th to inquire. Please note “volunteer” in the subject line.

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