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Carlos Pérez Tabares presents at Music Theory Midwest

Carlos Pérez Tabares presents at Music Theory Midwest

July 21, 2020 – Carlos Pérez Tabares

I recently presented a paper entitled “La Sensibile È Mobile! Descending Leading Tones in Italian Opera from the Primo Ottocento” at the thirty-first meeting of Music Theory Midwest. Like many other conferences this year, this meeting was held online, albeit...
Elizabeth McLain participates in webinar on disability and COVID-19

Elizabeth McLain participates in webinar on disability and COVID-19

July 09, 2020

Recently, SMR member Elizabeth McLain participated in a national webinar entitled “Embracing disability wisdom during COVID-19: What we can learn from the disabled community.” According to the webinar’s advertisement, “due to COVID-19, the country as a whole is experiencing what...
Dorian Mueller (virtually) presents at MaMI

Dorian Mueller (virtually) presents at MaMI

May 31, 2020 – Dorian Mueller

At the end of May, I presented a paper, entitled “Cue the Punch in the Gut: Music and the Projection of Complex Emotion in Film,” at the 16th annual Music and the Moving Image (MaMI) conference, which was held virtually...
Jessica Getman accepts position at California State University San Bernardino

Jessica Getman accepts position at California State University San Bernardino

May 23, 2020

Recently, SMR alumna Jessica Getman accepted the position of Assistant Professor in Music at California State University San Bernardino. Congratulations, Jessica! We’ll miss you, but we’re excited for this new step in your career.
The Covid diaries: how SMR is working from home

The Covid diaries: how SMR is working from home

May 03, 2020

The lockdown incurred by the recent pandemic has forced graduate students across the country to find new ways to continue to learn, teach, research, and generally stay sane. The SMR blog team recently checked in to see how our constituency...