Monsieur Vincent d'Indy, the noted French composer, will be at the University today, where he will be the guest of honor at a reception given by the Division of Fine Arts, the 47 Workshop, and the Division of Music at the Fogg Art Museum in the afternoon, and will also lecture tonight in the Music Building.
At the reception in the Fogg Art Museum from 4.30 to 6 o'clock, the University Glee Club will give several selections under the leadership of Dr. A. T. Davison '06. All students taking courses in the Divisions of Fine Arts or Music or in dramatic literature are invited to be present.
"Cesar Franck and His School" will be the subject of Monsieur d'Indy's lecture in the John Knowles Paine Concert Hall of the Music Building at 8.15 o'clock. The lecture will be open to the public without charge for admission. Monsieur d'Indy, who was himself a pupil of Cesar Franck, is considered to be one of the greatest of living composers, and is also a leading authority on the modern French school of composition.