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

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.

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 and registration will open in 2020. 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