Daniel Abbott, Associate Professor of Music, emeritus
Biography coming soon.
Anderson, Professor of Music, emeritus is one of the
leading composers of his generation. He was born August 17, 1928 in
Coatesville, Pennsylvania and received degrees from West Virginia
State College, Penn State University, and a Ph.D in Composition from
the University of Iowa. He also holds several honorary degrees.
After serving as Chairman of the Department of Music at Tufts
University for eight years, Thomas Jefferson Anderson became Austin
Fletcher Professor of Music and in 1990 became Austin Fletcher
Professor of Music Emeritus. He now lives in Chapel Hill, North
Carolina where he devotes full time to writing music.
DeVoto, Professor of Music, emeritus. B.A., Harvard
College, 1961. M.F.A., 1963, and Ph.D., 1967, Princeton University.
Composer, writer, and musicologist. Compiler, Mostly Short Pieces:
An Anthology for Harmonic Analysis. Co-author (with Walter Piston),
Harmony, 5th edition. Research on Alban Berg, Debussy, Schubert,
Stravinsky, history of late nineteenth and early twentieth-century
music. Appointed 1981.
Visit his webpage for more information on Professor DeVoto and a
short version of his CV.
Professor of Music, emeritus. B.A. and B.Mus., Lawrence University;
M.M.A., Piano Performance,
Yale School of Music; Ph.D., Music Theory, Yale University, 1979.
Author of Berg's Wozzeck: Harmonic Language and Dramatic Design,
and of articles on analysis-performance relationships, Berg's Piano
Sonata, Op. 1, works by Purcell, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, and
Chopin, and the idea of musical form as process. President,
New England Conference of Music Theorists, 1993-95. President,
Society for Music Theory, 1997-99. Performances as pianist have
included chamber, concerto, and solo music. Her new book was
released in Spring 2011 by Oxford University Press; its title is
In the Process of Becoming: Analytic and Philosophical Perspectives on
Form in Early Nineteenth-Century Music. Appointed 1995.