Summer at St. Mary's


Professor Jeffrey Silberschlag conducting the Chesapeake Orchestra at the River Concert Series.

Study abroad in Italy

Choir and Orchestra in Alba

You can participate in the Alba Music Festival, two weeks of intensive music making in the north of Italy.


Sterling Lambert




"'Children, boys, sunshine, the sea, Mozart, you and me:' Idomeneo and Britten's Death in Venice." Britten on Stage and Screen, University of Nottingham, July 2013.

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"Winter Words, Winter Journey: Schubert in Britten." Seventh Biennial International Conference on Music Since 1900, University of Lancaster, July 2011.

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"Mendelssohn's 'Marian' Symphony." Seventh Biennial Conference on Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain, University of Bristol, July 2009.

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"Beethoven in B flat: Op. 130 and the Hammerklavier." American Musicological Society Annual Meeting, Atlanta, November 2001.

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"Schubert, Mignon and their Secret." American Musicological Society Annual Meeting, Kansas City, November 1999.

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Lorraine Byrne, Schubert's Goethe Settings (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2003), in Eighteenth Century Music 3 (2006): 141-3.




"Beethoven in B flat: Op. 130 and the Hammerklavier." Journal of Musicology 25 (2008): 430-68.


"Schubert, Mignon and her Secret." Journal of Musicological Research 27 (2008): 307-33.

"Franz Schubert and the Sea of Eternity." Journal of Musicology 21 (2004): 241-66.




Re-reading Poetry: Schubert's Multiple Settings of Goethe. Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2009.