Texas State faculty, students, and alumni attended the joint meeting of the Society for Music Theory and the American Musicological Society recently held in Vancouver, Canada. Drs. Rebecca Eaton and Cynthia I. Gonzales (2nd row below) both presented papers, while current graduate students David Lester (back), Lois Osorio (right), and Kaylie Young (center) participated in the SMT Graduate Student Workshop, which alum Jose Garza (BM 2012, MM 2014, left) attended when he was a Texas State graduate student. Current students Sarah McGriff and David Catchpole also attended, though not pictured.
Dr. Kevin Mooney presented his paper, “‘Louise Tobin Blues’: Challenging Gender Stereotypes in Life and Music,” at the American Musicological Society-Southwest Chapter Conference, April 2 at Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas. He was also elected Secretary-Treasurer of the society’s chapter.
Dr. Nico Schuler also presented a poster, “Wordless Functional Analysis Revisited”. He completed his second term as Secretary-Treasurer of the Southwest Chapter and was elected as President this past Saturday.