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Hear Dr. Lisa Koops speak on “Parenting Musically” Friday Sept. 22

This Friday September, 22nd at 4pm in Harkness Classroom CWRU Associate Professor Dr. Lisa Koops will present on “Parenting Musically: Functional and Relational Musicking in Family Life.”
Department of Music Colloquia provide a weekly forum for presentation and discussion of recent research by distinguished visitors and by CWRU faculty and graduate students in musicology, historical performance practice, and music education. …Read more.

McClary’s Lecture ‘Audible Traces’ Now Available Online

Susan McClary, Professor of Music, delivered the Josephine Waters Bennett Lecture on March 31, 2017 at the Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America in Chicago. The lecture, titled “Audible Traces: What Music Offers Historians” is now available in its entirety on the Renaissance Society’s website, complete with music and video examples. …Read more.

Society for American Music: Announces the Robert Walser and Susan McClary Fellowship

Society for American Music: Announces the Robert Walser and Susan McClary Fellowship

The Society for American Music (SAM) is delighted to announce the establishment of the Robert Walser and Susan McClary Fellowship, an annual award for Ph.D. …Read more.

Ross Duffin Awarded Distinguished University Professorship

From the Daily: Hearing a note or chord played perfectly in tune still has the power to send shivers through Ross W. Duffin.
“It’s transcendent,” said Duffin, the Fynette H. …Read more.

Music Alum Discusses the Struggles of Graduate School

From Cleveland Magazine:  “The Transformation of Lady J”
Jeremiah Davenport came to Cleveland to study musicology but has danced into the spotlight as a drag performer who combines artistry with a deep sense of history. …Read more.

Graduate Students Receive Fellowships

Congratulation to Department of Music graduate students Peter Graff and John Romey. 
Graff has been awarded an Alvin H. Johnson AMS 50 Dissertation Fellowship. …Read more.

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