Conference Program

Hill Memorial Library, Louisiana State University
Sissy Albertine, LSU Libraries

Preconference Workshop registration will be in Middleton Library Room 241 with sessions held in Rooms 230A and 230B (Thurs., Oct. 2).

The conference reception and meetings will be in the Lecture Hall of Hill Memorial Library (Thursday, Oct. 2, 5:30-Sat., Oct. 4).

See this map of the LSU campus and walking directions from the hotel to the meeting locations.

Thursday, October 2, Middleton Library, meet in Room 241A

9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Preconference Workshop Registration
10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Preconference Workshop "Music in Libraries: Just the Basics."
Click here for the Preconference Workshop program
5:30 – 8:00 Reception and registration for SEMLA conference, Hill Memorial Library, Louisiana State University
8:00 – Dinner (on your own) see Dining page.

Friday, October 3 - Hill Memorial Library

8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration (register now)
8:50 – 9:00

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Stanley Wilder, Dean, Louisiana State University Libraries
Lois Kuyper-Rushing, Local Arrangements Chair

9:00 – 10:15

“Approaches to Experimental Music and the Challenges They Bring”
Jesse Allison, Assistant Professor, Experimental Music & Digital Media,
Edgar Berdahl, Assistant Professor, Experimental Music & Digital Media,
Lindsey Hartman, DMA candidate, Experimental Music & Digital Media,
Louisiana State University

10:15 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:00

Caedence: An Augmented Electric Guitar with an Open-source Design
Danny Holmes, Louisiana State University

11:00 – 11:30

Beats That Collected Dust: Is There a Place in Academic Metadata Standards for the Description of Hip Hop Samples?”
Jaci Wilkinson, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

11:30 – 12:00 p.m.

"Validating Web-Based MIDI Content for Digital Libraries"
Daniel Shanahan, Louisiana State University
Joshua Albrecht, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch (on your own) Dining Page

1:30 – 2:05

Music Library + Digital Library + Electronic Composition Faculty
+ Vibrant Sound Art Community = Bamboula/NOLA

Lisa Hooper and Jeffrey Rubin, Tulane University

2:05 – 2:40

Tech for Music: Meeting Freshmen Needs with the NASM Technology Standards
Laurie Phillips, Elizabeth Joan Kelly, and Teri Gallaway, Loyola University


2:40 – 3:15

Performer’s Health: Integrating Health Resources into the Music Library
Tina Huettenrauch, Louisiana State University

3:15 – 3:30 Break
3:30 – 4:00

Music on the Edge of Literary Warrant: LCSH and New Music
Keith Knop, Florida State University

5:00 Bus leaves from The Cook Hotel for the banquet at Pat’s Fisherman’s Wharf in Henderson, LA
6:30 – 9:00 Banquet

Saturday, October 4 - Hill Memorial Library

8:30 a.m. – 8:55 Registration
8:55 – 9:00

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Lois Kuyper-Rushing, Local Arrangements Chair

9:00 – 9:30

Metadata Treasure Maps
Rachel Tillay, Louisiana State University

9:30 – 10:30

Digital Collections Panel

Lindsay Million, Center for Popular Music,
Middle Tennessee State University

Sonia Archer-Capuzzo,
University of North Carolina – Greensboro

Sara Nodine, Florida State University

10:30 – 10:45 Break
10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Business meeting
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
2:30 Leave hotel parking lot for the Swamp Tour  (register for this when you register for the conference)