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Election Information for Saturday's Meeting

Elections for the Chapter will be held on Saturday, April 21st at the Business Meeting. Voting will be conducted by paper ballot. The slate of nominees is as follows: President Jacquelyn Sholes (re-election) Program Chair Karen Cook (The Hartt School/University of Hartford) Student Representatives (vote for 1) Miklós Veszprémi (Yale University) Cat Slowik (Yale University) Eric Elder (Brandeis University) Offices are described in Article V of the Chapter Bylaws . The program for Saturday's meeting is here .

Spring 2018 Chapter Meeting (U Mass Amherst, April 21)

AMS-NE Spring Chapter Meeting Saturday, April 21st, 2018 University of Massachusetts at Amherst Room N610, Life Science Laboratories Building (LSL) Amherst, MA **Will be updated with bios and abstracts as they become available.** 9:15 - 9:45 a.m.  Refreshments and Registration Morning Session: French identity, Identifying as French 9:45 a.m.                Welcome 
 10:00 a.m. "American Perspectives on the Fauré Centennial, 1945: The Writings of Aaron Copland, Elliott Carter, and Irving Fine” Heather DeSavage (University of Connecticut) Heather de Savage holds a Ph.D. in music history and theory from the University of Connecticut. Her primary research considers Gabriel Fauré’s American reception, with a focus on activities in Boston; she has presented portions of this research, and her work on biblical exegesis in the late motets of Heinrich Schütz, at numerous conferences. Publications include items for the Nineteenth-Century Music Review ,