Speaker - James Q. Davies

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James Q. Davies is an assistant professor of music at the University of California, Berkeley. He trained as a pianist in Johannesburg, Manchester, and London. He spent several years in Cambridge (UK), completing his doctorate on “1829” in 2005. Davies is currently working on a book titled Romantic Anatomies of Performance that explores the political economies of piano-playing hands and operatic voices in Paris and London. He has authored articles and chapters that have appeared in 19th-Century Music, Opera Quarterly, Cambridge Opera Journal, Journal of the Royal Musical Association, Keyboard Perspectives, and The Arts of the Prima Donna in the Long Nineteenth Century.

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Beautiful Expression: What is Operatic Emotion?

05.16.13 | 00:30:03 min | 0 comments