Writing for Music
This is the second course in a revised music history curriculum, which uses primary documents selected from Western, popular, and jazz music traditions to develop a variety of disciplinary writing skills (Fall 2018, Spring 2019).
Sound and Religion
Ethnomusicology seminar for upper-division music majors that introduces students to field work among religious communities in central Oklahoma (Fall 2018).
Musical Theater's Hip Hop Aesthetic
Graduate seminar investigating the issues pertinent to an academic study of the musical avant-garde (Fall 2018).
Upper-division undergraduate seminar for music majors. Uses the Broadway hit Hamilton as a lens to investigate how genres work, what kind of work genres do, and how audiences must reassess a piece of art whenever that art forces genres to collide (Spring 2019).