Chikinda receives research award
Theory Area faculty member, Dr. Michael Chikinda received a Research Fellow award from the University Research Committee that will enable him to take a semester off of teaching to work exclusively on his research on the Music of Vincent Persichetti. He is using J. Willard Marriott Archive at the Marriott Library as well archives at the New York Public Library.
Kimberly Cannady received a tenure track position
Alumna Kimberly Cannady (2006) received a tenure track position in Ethnomusicology at the New Zealand School of Music in Wellington, NZ in 2013.
Associate Professor Lecturer Bruce Quaglia Presented Paper At The Society For Music Theory National Meeting
Associate Professor Lecturer Bruce Quaglia presented the paper "An Introduction to Universal Design for Learning and its Application to the Music Theory Classroom and Curriculum" at the Society for Music Theory National Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina in fall 2013.
Theory Area hosted guest scholar Dr. Gary Karpinkski
The Theory Area hosted guest scholar and aural-skill specialist Dr. Gary Karpinkski in September 2013.
Michael Chikinda presented at the Rocky Mount Society of Music Theory
Assistant Professor Michael Chikinda presented the paper "A Re-examination of Persichetti's Early Works with a Focus on the Violin Sonata, Op. 15, No. 1? " at the Rocky Mount Society of Music Theory at Northern Arizona in April 2013.
Pamela Jones presented at the Utah Music Teachers Association
Assistant Professor Pamela Jones gave the lecture presentation "Carl Czerny and the Internet: Two Resources for Speeding the Learning Process of Adult Beginner" at the Utah Music Teachers Association State Convention in October 2013.
Dr. Quaglia Commissioned by Music Theory Spectrum
Dr. Bruce Quaglia's article "Intertextual Relationships in Wuorinen and Late Stravinsky" appeared in the journal Theoria, and he was commissioned by the journal Music Theory Spectrum to review Joseph N. Straus' recent book "Extraordinary Measures" for a forthcoming 2012 issue.
Dr. Michael Chikinda published in Perspectives of New Music
Dr. Michael Chikinda's article on a composition by Arvo PÃ¤rt, "PÃ¤rt's Evolving Tintinnabuli Style," was published in Perspectives of New Music in 2011.