Wilson Center Experts

Anne Swartz

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Professor, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Baruch College, City University of New York
Wilson Center Project(s):
Piano Makers in Russia in the 19th Century
Term:
Jun 01, 2007
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Jun 01, 2007

Project Summary

An original study that revises current thought on piano history and represents a new scholarly area of research in music and Russian studies.

Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
Professor, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Baruch College, City University of New York Wilson Center Project(s): Technological Muses: the Music Industry in Russia, 1820-1860 Term: Dec 31, 1992- Dec 31, 1992.Project Summary how modern technology contributed to the spectacular growth of the music industry in Russia during the period 1820-1860 ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Professor, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Baruch College, City University of New York Wilson Center Project(s): A Concise History of Russian Music Term: Dec 31, 1998- Dec 31, 1998.Project Summary Russian music and the conquest of Central Asia