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    Skidmore College
   
 
  Nov 17, 2017
 
Catalog 2017-2018 
  
Catalog 2017-2018

Music


Chair of the Department of Music: Jeremy Day-O'Connell

Professor: Gordon R. Thompson

Associate Professors: Jeremy Day-O'Connell, Sarah Day-O'Connell, Benjamin Givan, Anthony Holland, Deborah Rohr

Teaching Professor:
Evan Mack

Distinguished Artist-in-Residence: Pola Baytelman, Joel Brown

Senior Artists-in-Residence: Michael Emery, John Nazarenko, Jan Vinci

Artist-in-Residence: Sylvia Stoner-Hawkins


Visiting Artist-in-Residence: Shichao Zhang

Lecturers: *Richard Cherry, * Sue Daves, *Randall Ellis, Patricia Hadfield, *Patrice Malatestinic, *George Muscatello, *Josh Rodriguez, *Mark Vinci

Private Music Instructors: *Luke Baker, *Jonathan Brin, *Veena Chandra, *Dan Cordell, *Paul Green, *Brett Grigsby, *Robert Halek, *Elizabeth Huntley, *John Kirk, *Eric Latini, *Milton Lee, *Harold Levin, *Patricia Miller, *Jameson Platte, *Michael Silvagnoli, *Richard Syracuse, *Alexander Turpin

Choral Conductor: Katie Gardiner

Accompanists: Richard Cherry, Carol Ann Elze-Sussedorf, Patricia Hadfield

Research Associate: Benjamin Van Wye

* = part time


Department Overview

The Department of Music offers courses in five areas of musical study: musicology/ethnomusicology, music theory, music technology, individual musical performance, and ensemble performance. These courses meet the needs of music majors and minors and students whose concentrations lie in other disciplines.

Major Requirements

  

Minor Requirements

  

Honors

  

Course Listing

Musicology

 
 
 
MU 109 - Global Hip Hop  
 
 
 
 
MU 221 - The Fortepiano  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MU 343 - Seminar in Avant-Garde Jazz and American Postwar Racial Politics  

Theory-Composition

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
MU 352 - Film Scoring  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

Seminars and Independent Projects

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

Performance

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  

Skidmore Ensembles

MP 256 - Music Outreach: Performance  
MP 257 - Music Outreach: Organization  

 
 
 
 
 
  
  
  
  
 
 
 
  
  
 
MP 295 - Skidmore Concert Band