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Roberto Gerhard (1896–1970): reappraising a musical visionary

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This conference marks the 50th anniversary of the death of Roberto Gerhard in 1970. By examining Gerhard's life, oeuvre and the cultural milieu which he inhabited through two interdisciplinary themes: exile and cultural translation, the conference will reassess one of the 20th century’s most visionary composers.

Conference convenors:
Professor Monty Adkins, University of Huddersfield
Dr Rachel E. Mann, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, USA

This conference will take place at the University of Huddersfield. A registration fee is payable at the time of booking.

Organised in partnership with the University of Huddersfield


Image: Roberto Gerhard © Erich Auerbach / Stringer / Hulton Archive / Getty Images