The Foundation for Iberian Music is a cultural and educational initiative intended to promote and disseminate the classical and popular traditions of Iberian music, including those rooted in the Mediterranean, Latin American, and Caribbean cultures. Photos from Recent TalksRodrigo Festival Website and KickoffPreviously Unpublished Works from Granada Recorded for First TimeConcerts Announced for Joaquín Rodrigo Celebration The Foundation presents interdisciplinary programs that bridge the gap between academic and general interests, including: Public events such as concerts, lectures, and exhibitions. Scholarly activities including publications and conferences, as well as the development of a comprehensive archive of scores, books, and recordings. Professional opportunities that foster exchange among students, scholars, performers, composers, musicologists, and music educators. Student employment, scholarships, dissertation grants, and fellowships will be available. Drawing together world-renowned musicians and scholars in the field, the Foundation for Iberian Music is the only endeavor of its kind entirely dedicated to the study, research, and performance of Iberian music. In addition to its general objectives, the Foundation aims at increasing knowledge of the reception and influence of Iberian music in the United States, and to further understanding of the links between folklore, contemporary popular genres, and classical music. It seeks insight into the multi-cultural, multi-linguistic constitution of the Iberian Peninsula, encompassing Christian, Islamic, and Jewish traditions. For a bird’s eye view of the Foundation’s activities, see this page. The Foundation for Iberian Music encourages donations from institutions and individuals through The Graduate Center Foundation, Inc. Honorary Member: Alicia de Larrocha (23 May 1923 – 25 September 2009) Advisory Board: Malena Kuss, University of North Texas Paul Laird, University of Kansas Peter Manuel, The City University of New York William Summers, Dartmouth College Director: Antoni Pizà Research Assistant: Katie Straker Contact Information: Antoni Pizà, Director Foundation for Iberian Music CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10016 (212) 817-1819 (tel.) (212) 817-1569 (fax) firstname.lastname@example.org Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!