October 28: American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory National Conference Presentation Dry-Runs

American Musicological Society/Society for Music Theory National Conference Presentation Dry-Runs  Wednesday, October 28, 2020 12:00-1:00 p.m. (CT) Please join the Sound and Society Workshop on Wednesday, October 28, as we continue our scheduled meetings with graduate student dry-run conference presentations. We will have three student presenters: Anna B. Gatdula, Siavash Sabetrohani, and Audrey Slote. Please…

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March 10: Andrew Malilay White, “Entextualization and Clara Schumann’s Nineteenth-Century Pianism”

Entextualization and Clara Schumann’s Nineteenth-Century Pianism Wednesday, March 11, 2020 4:30-6:00 p.m. Logan Center 801   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop this Wednesday, March 11, as we return to our regular location in Logan Center 801 to welcome Andrew Malilay White (PhD Candidate, Music). Caleb Herrmann will serve as a discussant. Andrew will present on a…

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February 19: Jon Bullock, “Kurdish Music as Literature: Some Historical Considerations

Kurdish Music as Literature: Some Historical Considerations Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2019 4:30-6:00 pm Logan Center 801   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop this Wednesday, February 19, as we return to our regular location and time in welcoming Jon Bullock (PhD Candidate, Music), who will be presenting a chapter he is preparing for publication in The De Gruyter Handbook…

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January 15: Dissertation Proposal Working Group

Join us this Wednesday, as we host a working group with students from the Music Department Dissertation Proposal Seminar, who will present on initial progress in their research. We will use the time to gather feedback, useful ideas, suggestions, case studies, and sonic objects. The student presenters and their working titles are listed below. We…

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November 20: Rebecca Flore, “Expressivity in Speech and Music”

Expressivity in Speech and Music Wednesday, November 20, 2019 4:30-6:00 p.m. Logan Center 802   Please join the Sound and Society Workshop on Wednesday, November 20th, as we welcome Rebecca Flore (PhD Candidate, Music History and Theory), who will be presenting an abridged version of a chapter in-progress from her dissertation, entitled “Expressivity in Speech…

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November 13: Ryan Dohoney, “Saving Abstraction: Morton Feldman, the de Menils, and the Rothko Chapel”

  Saving Abstraction Morton Feldman, the de Menils, and the Rothko Chapel Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Logan Center 802   Please join us next Wednesday in welcoming Ryan Dohoney, Associate Professor of Musicology at Northwestern University. Prof. Dohoney will be presenting on his recently published book, Saving Abstraction: Morton Feldman, the…

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October 16 and 23, 2019: AMS/SMT Dry Runs

With the annual professional music conferences for the American Musicological Society and Society for Music Theory approaching, we will again be hosting dry-run sessions for our colleagues who plan to present. Due to the number of students presenting this year, we will be splitting the dry runs into two sessions. This Wednesday, October 16, we…

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