Music Theory Society of New York State

Annual Meeting

Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

4–5 April 2009


Saturday, 4 April

8:15–9:00 am

Registration — Monroe Lounge
9:00 am–12:00 pm
Post-Tonal Pitch Structures

9:00 am –10:30 am

Topics in American Vernacular Music

10:30 am –12:00 pm

Analysis and Performance

12:00–1:15 pm


1:15–2:45 pm

Pedagogical Topics

1:15–2:45 pm

Tonal Traditions in Twentieth-Century Art Music

3:00–5:00 pm

Plenary Session:
Music Theory in the Conservatory
5:15–5:30 pm
Business Meeting
5:30–6:30 pm
Reception—New Academic Building 010
8:00 pm
Concert: American Chamber Music Ensemble (Monroe 142)
Sunday, 5 April

9:00–9:30 am

9:30 am –12:30 pm
Topics in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Music
9:30 am–11:00 am
Rhythm in Popular Music
10:15 am–11:45 am
Software Demonstration: The Musical Ear
11:00 am–12:30 pm
Music in Eastern Europe
12:30–1:30 pm
MTSNYS Board Meeting


Program Committee: William Rothstein, chair; Norman Carey (ex officio, CUNY), Mark Anson-Cartwright (Queens College), Edward Klorman (Juilliard School of Music), Elizabeth West Marvin (Eastman School of Music), and Hedi Siegel (Mannes).

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