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Faculty Research

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The Intellectual and Inspiration: Sounds of Sense and Sensuality in Aschenbach’s Venice · 03/03/2010
This paper examines the conflict of artistic inspiration and intellectuality in Britten's opera Death in Venice, with focus on the sonic environment of Venice.
Dr. Shersten Johnson
MMEA Presentation · 02/11/2010
Suite 2th: Teaching Improvisation in the Instrumental Classroom
Dr. Vanessa Cornett-Murtada and Dr. Sarah Schmalenberger
Chronicling the History of Cavalry Music · 12/01/2009
Continuing with his work in chronicling the history of cavalry music, Dr. Bruce Gleason has published four articles recently.
Dr. Bruce Gleason
From Beta to Theta: Human Consciousness Hypnosis and Music Performance · 11/18/2009
Vanessa Cornett- Murtadapresented a paper, "From Beta to Theta: Human Consciousness Hypnosis and Music Performance," at the 50th National Conference of the College Music Society Nov. 18 in Salt Lake City.
Dr. Vanessa Cornett-Murtada
Notational Systems and Conceptualizing Music: A Case Study of Print and Braille Notation · 08/03/2009
With the maturation of mainstreamed students, there are more and more visually impaired musicians pursing college degrees in music.
Dr. Shersten Johnson
Life and Livelihood Study · 07/01/2008
Dr. Sarah Schmalenberger (Assistant Professor, music history and horn) is the principal investigator of the Life and Livelihood Study, a national research project she designed to study how breast cancer and its treatment affects women musicians.  The project can be found at: http://www.musiciansurvivor.org
Dr. Sarah Schmalenberger
The Pedagogy of Consciousness and Optimal Musical Experience · 04/08/2008
Dr. Cornett-Murtada presented paper at SuperRegional Conference.
Dr. Vanessa Cornett-Murtada
Strange Strange Hallucination: Dozing and Dreaming in Benjamin Britten's Death in Venice · 01/04/2008
'Strange, Strange Hallucination': Dozing and Dreaming in Benjamin Britten's Death in Venice" appears in the newly released fifth volume of the Journal of Music and Meaning, an on-line peer-reviewed journal for multidisciplinary research on music and meaning. The article appears at: http://www.musicandmeaning.net/issues/showArticle.php?artID=4.4 and the journal's homepage is: http://musicandmeaning.net/issues.php
Dr. Shersten Johnson
Mounted Musicians of the Union Army in the Civil War · 10/30/2007
Dr. Bruce Gleason published "Mounted Musicians of the Union Army in the Civil War" in the October 2007 ediction of North & South, The Official Magazine of the Civil War Society.
Dr. Bruce Gleason