Fandango Conference Registration Now Open

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, 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 by February 17th to inquire. Please note “volunteer” in the subject line.