British pianist, composer and music historian Peter Dickinson from the University of Keele, England, lectured on "A New Perspective on Charles Ives: Local Composer Becomes International."  Although born and schooled in England, Professor Dickinson spent several years in the United States, first at The Julliard School and then as a pianist for the New York City Ballet, music critic, freelance performer and lecturer at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He was the founder of the Centre for American Music at Keele.