Past Conferences

Research Center for Music Iconography (full list)


Responses in Music to Climate Change

4–8 October 2021

CUNY Graduate Center, NYC



Flamenco in the United States: From the Modernist Vanguard through the Twenty-first Century

27 March 2020

CUNY Graduate Center, NYC



Natives, Africans, Roma, and Europeans:
Transatlantic Rhythms in Music, Song, and Dance 

Indígenas, africanos, roma y europeos:
Ritmos transatlánticos en música, canto y baile

11–13 April 2019

Veracruz, México



The Body Questions: Celebrating the Tangled Roots of Flamenco

15–16 October 2018

Fashion Institute Technology (FIT) and The Graduate Center, CUNY, NYC


Program and abstracts

Sponsored by a Humanities New York Action Grant and by The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation. In collaboration with Afropop Worldwide, Flamenco Vivo, 92nd St Y, and La Nacional.

Iberian Musical Crossroads Through the Ages (RCMI)

17–19 October 2018


Call for Papers. Deadline: 2 April 2 2018.

Musicology in the Age of (Post)Globalization: Barry S. Brook Centennial Conference

     3–6 April 2018


En ocasión de María del Carmen: Enrique Granados y su época

     18–20 October 2017

     University of Murcia, Spain

     Call for papers

2017: Spaniards, Indians, Africans, and Gypsies: Transatlantic Malagueñas and Zapateados in Music, Song, and Dance

      6–7 April 2016

      University of California, Riverside

      Center for Latin and Iberian Music

      Contact: K. Meira Goldberg,

The Challenges of Transatlantic Sound Art: Symposium and Concert

     16 March 2017

     6 pm, Proshansky Auditorium, the Graduate Center.

     Full program


The Life and Music of Enrique Granados: International Conference

     The Foundation for Iberian Music

     10 March 2016, The Graduate  Center


Postmodernism’s Musical Pasts: Rediscoveries and Revivals After 1945

     The Barry S. Brook Center

     26–27 March 2015, The Graduate Center (CUNY)

     Presenters and Abstracts

Spaniards, Indians, Africans and Gypsies: The Global Reach of the Fandango in Music, Song, and Dance

     Foundation for Iberian Music

     17–18 April 2015, Segal Theater, The Graduate Center (CUNY)

     Conference site


     Publication: The Global Reach of the Fandango in Music, Song and Dance: Spaniards, Indians, Africans and Gypsies, edited by K. Meira Goldberg & Antoni Pizà.


Sounding Communities: Music and the Three Religions in Medieval Iberia

     Foundation for Iberian Music

     27–28 February 2014, The Graduate Center (CUNY) and Columbia University.


Displacing the Voice: Popular Music in Spanish Cinema

     The Foundation for Iberian Music

     4 April 2014, The Graduate Center (CUNY)

     Presenters and Abstracts

Neoclassical Reverberations of Discovering Antiquity

     ICTM Study Group for the Iconography of the Performing Arts

     6–9 October 2014, Archivio di Stato di Torino

     Presenters and Abstracts

Sounds of Wars and Victories: Military Musicians on Battlefields and Promenades

     Research Center for Music Iconography

     11 November 2014, The Graduate Center (CUNY)

     Presenters and Abstracts