Musicology Lecture Series

The Musicology Lecture Series brings exciting scholars-- both long-established and up-and-coming-- to campus. Past guests include Thomas Forrest Kelly (Harvard), Lydia Goehr (Columbia), and Susan Youens (Notre Dame).

All lectures are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Musicology Lectures

Lecture Series in Musicology: Nicole Biamonte (McGill University)
Fri, Mar 30, 4:00 PM
Biddle 104

"Jimi Hendrix and the Star-Spangled Banner." Nicole Biamonte is Associate Professor of Music Theory at McGill University and editor of the journal Music Theory Online. She received her Ph.D. in music theory from Yale University. Dr. Biamonte's primary research area concerns the theory and...

Ethnomusicology Lecture: David Novak (UC-Santa Barbara)
Fri, Apr 13, 4:00 PM
Biddle 104

David Novak is Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology at UC-Santa Barbara, specializing in popular music, media circulation, the music of Japan, and sound studies. With Matthew Sakakeeny, he is the co-editor of "Keywords in Sound" (Duke University Press, 2015). His book, "Japanoise: Music at the...