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Our far flung correspondents: Delaware reporting in post-AMS

Rebecca Cweibel shares her experience of attending her first AMS conference, twitter, and networking.

Continue Reading November 21, 2011 at 8:37 am 6 comments

Guest Post by Ralph Locke – Post-AMS Ponderings: Structure of the Official Daytime Paper Sessions

Ralph Locke offers a few post-AMS thoughts on the paper selection process.

Continue Reading November 18, 2011 at 5:05 pm 1 comment

Guest Post by Lincoln Ballard: On Double Performances in Music

Lincoln Ballard weighs in on hearing things twice.

Continue Reading October 7, 2010 at 7:10 am 5 comments

Guest Post by Matthew Mugmon: Learning to decipher archival documents, one letter (or number) at a time

Matthew Mugmon deciphers a cryptic message from the archives at the Bibliothèque national and possibly alters our reception of Mahler’s music and its legacy in the process.

Continue Reading August 7, 2010 at 10:43 am 6 comments

Guest Blog by Ralph Locke: Refreshing the Discourse–and Reaching Out

Professor Ralph Locke graciously agreed to expand a recently submitted comment on our “Musicology in the Blogosphere” post into a full-length entry about his own musicological blogging experiences.

Continue Reading July 6, 2010 at 4:11 am 4 comments

Musicology in the Blogosphere

The full text of Ryan & Drew’s recent piece in the August 2010 AMS newsletter (VOLUME XL, NUMBER 2), which appeared shortened therein due to space considerations.

Continue Reading July 3, 2010 at 5:35 pm 6 comments

Guest Blog by Lincoln Ballard: Review of the 2010 Pop Conference at Experience Music Project

Reporting from his hometown of Seattle, guest blogger, Lincoln Ballard, reviews the 2010 Pop Conference at Experience Music Project. This year’s theme was “The Pop Machine: Music + Technology.”

Continue Reading April 26, 2010 at 7:38 am 6 comments

Guest Blog by Matthew Mugmon: The Canadian Bess, or Porgy and Brass

In a guest blog post, Matthew Mugmon offers a musicological reflection on the Canadian Brass after seeing the Washington National Opera production of Porgy and Bess

Continue Reading April 3, 2010 at 2:52 pm 6 comments

Sonic Doom: Decay, Disease & Destruction in Music – 2010 Echo Conference Call For Papers

This conference at UCLA looks great! But would you really expect otherwise?!?

Continue Reading March 5, 2010 at 10:08 am 2 comments

Guest Post by Lincoln Ballard: And Your Pope Can Sing

Guest Blogger Lincoln Ballard shares his thoughts on the Vatican’s recently announced choices for the ten best albums in pop music history.

Continue Reading February 27, 2010 at 9:46 am

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