Conference Program

Meetings will take place in the Lavin-Bernick Center on the Tulane campus. The opening reception on Thursday evening will be in the Special Collections Exhibit Room of the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library.

Please be sure to thank our Program Committee and Local Arrangements Committee for all of their hard work and to thank our generous sponsors.

Please be sure to thank our Program Committee and Local Arrangements Committee for all of their hard work.

Thursday, October 12 - Howard-Tilton Memorial Library

9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Preconference "Music in Libraries: Just the Basics"
Click here for the preconference program
5:00 p.m. Bus pick up at hotel
5:30 p.m. Bus drop off at campus
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Reception and Registration
     Special Collection Exhibit Room

You may take this opportunity to explore the exhibit Building a Tradition: the Multifaceted Legacy of Women in New Orleans Music, featuring materials from the Hogan Jazz Archives, curated by Alaina Hébert
8:15 p.m. Bus pick up on campus
8:30 p.m. Bus drop off at hotel

Friday, October 13 - Lavin-Bernick Center

7:45 – 8:00 a.m. Bus pick up at hotel
8:00 – 8:30 Bus drop off on campus
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks
(David Banush, Dean of Libraries and Academic Information Resources)
9:15 – 9:45 "James Caldwell, Italian Opera, and Anti-Immigrant Politics in Antebellum New Orleans"
(Mark McKnight, University of North Texas)
9:45 – 10:30 "Halfway between Oratorio and Opera: Early Moravians Love of Sacred Dramatic Music"
(Barbara Strauss, Moravian Music Foundation)
10:30 – 10:45 Break and refreshments
10:45 – 11:15 "Introducing music students to archival research: case studies from Loyola University New Orleans"
(Trish Nugent and Elizabeth Kelly, Loyola University New Orleans)
11:15 – 11:45 "Sketches, Scores, and 'Open Style': Working with the Larry Austin Collection at the University of North Texas Music Library"
(Adam Nunzio La Spata, University of North Texas)
11:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:45 – 2:30 "MarcEdit and Connexion In the Audio Rapid Cataloging Project at University of North Texas: Students and Professionals Working Together to Process a Hidden Collection"
(Jean Harden and Joshua Macias, University of North Texas)
2:30 – 3:15 "The Texas Composers Database Meets OpenRefine"
(Maristella Feustle, University of North Texas)
3:15 – 3:30 Break and Refreshments
3:30 – 4:00 "Is this thing on?: Observations on Preserving the Oral History Association Sound Recordings"
(David Huff, University of North Texas)
4:00 – 4:30 "Revitalizing Printed Sheet Music through Digitization and the Creation of Audio Files"
(Faedra Wills, University of Texas, Arlington)
4:30 – 5:00 "I'd Do Anything for Love: Preserving the Denton Music Scene"
(Sara Outhier, University of North Texas)
5:00 – 5:15 Bus to hotel pick up
6:00 Bus drop off at hotel
7:00 – 10:00 Banquet, Mulate's

Saturday, October 14 - Lavin-Bernick Center

7:45 – 8:00 a.m. Bus pick up at hotel
8:00 – 8:30 Bus drop off on campus
8:30 – 9:00 Registration
9:00 – 9:30 "Metaldata: Heavy Metal Scholarship in the Music Department and the Music Library"
(Sonia Archer-Capuzzo, Greensboro, N.C. and Guy Capuzzo, University of North Carolina at Greensboro)
9:30 – 10:00 "Trying to Get a Clear Vu of Music Search Behavior"
(Grover Baker, Middle Tennessee State University)
10:00 – 10:30 "No Lawyers, No Problem: Planting a Homegrown Copyright Education Program in the Library"
(Pamela Pagels, Southern Methodist University)
10:30 – 10:45 Break and refreshments
10:45 – 12:00 p.m. TMLA Business Meeting (Keith Chapman, TMLA Chair)
     Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Rm. 603
SEMLA Business Meeting (Chris Durman, SEMLA Chair)
     Lavin-Bernick Center
12:00 p.m. Adjourn
12:00 – 12:15 Bus to hotel pick up
12:45 Bus drop off at hotel