Music Theory Online

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Volume 13 Number 2, June 2007
Copyright © 2007 Society for Music Theory
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Michael Buchler
(Florida State University)
Reconsidering Klumpenhouwer Networks
Amanda Stringer Sauer
(Florida State University)
Cognitive Dissonance and the Performer’s Inner Conflict: A New Perspective on the First Movement of Beethoven’s Op. 101


Avior Byron (Royal Holloway, University of London and Bar-Ilan University) and Matthias Pasdzierny (Universität der Künste Berlin)
Sprechstimme Reconsidered Once Again: '... though Mrs. Stiedry is never in pitch'

Employment Opportunities

New Dissertations

  • Deguchi, Tomoko, "Forms of Temporal Experience in the Music of Toru Takemitsu." University at Buffalo, SUNY, November 2005.
  • Gersh, Jason A, "Text-Setting in William Byrd's Liber primus sacrarum cantionum quinque vocum (1589): Toward an Analytic Methodology." University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, December 2006.
  • Post, William D., "Part One: Emanations for Orchestra (original composition); Part Two: Anton Webern and the Golden Ratio: Temporal Proportions as a Formative Principle in Three Late Works, Opp. 27-29.." Kent State University, May 2007.
  • Selvafiorita, Fabio, "Genesi della forma nella Composizione Assistita al Computer: modelli teorici e prospettive poietiche nel'ambiente di programmazione OpenMusic (Genesis of form in Computer Aided Composition: theoretical models and poietical perspective)." Bologna University, January 2007.
  • Solomon, Jason W., "Spatialization in Music: The Analysis and Interpretation of Spatial Gestures." University of Georgia, May 2007.

Book Reviews

Gabe Fankhauser and Jennifer Sterling Snodgrass
(Appalachian State University)
Review of Ralph Turek, Theory for Today's Musician
(McGraw-Hill, 2007)
Bruce Quaglia
(University of Utah)
Reviews of Neil Lerner and Joseph Straus eds., Sounding Off: Theorizing Disability in Music (Routledge, 2006) and Joseph Straus, “Normalizing the Abnormal: Disability in Music and Music Theory,” Journal of the American Musicological Society (59/1)


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Updated 22 May 2007