Musicologist Drew Davies
Start: October 14, 2019 2 p.m.
End: October 14, 2019 3 p.m.
Location: Hargreaves Music Building

Contact Details

Heather Platt


Musicologist Drew Edward Davies is associate professor and chair of the department of music studies at Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music. He is a specialist in 17th- and 18th-century music in Latin America, Iberia, and the wider European context, with complementary research interests in colonialism, contemporary architecture, and a diversity of musical genres and practices. As one of the leading scholars in the study of colonial music in Latin America, he has worked with numerous ensembles to create performances of newly discovered pieces by composers working in Mexico and other Latin American countries.

His lecture is titled Villancicos and Contemporary Performance.

Learn more about guest lecturer Drew Edward Davies.

*This lecture will take place in the Hargreaves Music Building (MU) room 309.

Free Admission

This event is free and open to the public.


Parking is available in the McKinley Parking Garage (entrance on Ashland Avenue) or the Emens Parking Garage (entrance off Noyer Drive via W Neely Ave). Metered parking ($1/hr) is available at both garages.