Musicology and Ethnomusicology Ph.D. Dissertations in Progress

David Bubsey
(Instructor, East Tennessee State University)
Luciano Berio: The American Decade
(research director: Lance Brunner)

Jeffrey Jones
Civilization Phaze III: Examination of Frank Zappa's Last Work
(research director: Ron Pen)
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Tanner Jones
Performing Agency and Change Through Jeju Shaman Ritual
(research directors: Donna Kwon and Ron Pen)
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Todd Jones
Lowell Mason and the Genteel Tradition
(research director: Ron Pen)
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Christopher Little
Beyond England's "Green and Pleasant Land":
English Musical Romantics Alongside the Musical Renaissance

(research director: Ron Pen)
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John Michael McCluskey
Music as Narrative in American College Football
(research director: Ron Pen)
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Nathan Miller
(Assistant Professor, Asbury University)
Inside Outside: The Cultural Paradox of Salvation Army Brass Bands
in America During the Age of Nationalism

(research director: Ron Pen)
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Laura Pita
The Contribution of Teresa Carreño’s Performances and Compositions 
to American Concert Life
(research director: Jonathan Glixon)
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Jennifer Tullmann
The Remaking of Lulu on Stage: Transformations of Character, Music, and Context
(research director: Diana Hallman)
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Erin Walker
(Lecturer in World Music, The University of Kentucky)
Under the Kilt: Defining and Transforming Cultural Identity Through the Scottish Pipe Band in North America
(research director: Diana Hallman)
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