Posts tagged ‘musicology’

AMS 2009 – Recap

Ryan Raul Banagale, still very much in the midst of conference recovery mode, offers a few highlights from AMS Philadelphia 200[9].

Continue Reading November 18, 2009 at 1:14 pm 7 comments

Should I Be A Musicologist?

Ryan responds to a few posts on the subject of embarking on graduate studies in music from our blog-friends at “Dial M.”

Continue Reading August 25, 2009 at 9:34 am 10 comments

August Wilson and Musicology

Ryan Raul Bañagale spends part of Martin Luther King Day thinking about the work of August Wilson, fictionalized music history, its musicological potential.

Continue Reading January 19, 2009 at 1:27 pm 1 comment

Zoe Lang’s Guest Blog: Laying Down the Ground Rules

Kate van Orden, the Journal of the American Musicological Society, and the asterisk.

Continue Reading November 19, 2008 at 11:00 am

The Jack Kevorkian Papers at Armenian Library of the Americas

Did you know that “Dr. Death” also writes music?

Continue Reading November 15, 2008 at 10:21 pm

Job Wiki, friend or foe?

Ryan Raul Bañagale discusses the new academic job wiki for jobs in musicology – is it “evil” or the best thing ever?

Continue Reading June 16, 2007 at 10:00 am 2 comments

Teh Noob Musicology: ut-re-mi-fa/ut

Ryan responds to Phil Ford’s request for musicological lolz…

Continue Reading June 9, 2007 at 5:28 pm

We’re back and we’ve brought piano trios.

While playing with Mozart’s piano trio fragments, Ryan Raul Bañagale, struck upon a “new” Mozart piano trio…

Continue Reading May 18, 2007 at 10:00 am 2 comments

Benjamin Albritton’s Guest Blog: Six Fish, A Falcon, A Wounded Washerwoman, and The Dissertation Blues

Benjamin Albritton sits in the rare books room in a cold library in England. It is 3:05 pm. It’s gray out, kind of rainy, his socks are wet, and he has just been shocked out of his late-dissertation torpor by a fact that seems to make his current chapter fall into place: the king of France, in 1359, has just bought six fish from Lady Pembroke.

Continue Reading April 13, 2007 at 10:00 am 1 comment

Ryan’s Very Musicological Day

Do you ever have one of those musicological days that is really exciting to you, but don’t have anyone to share it with? Let’s be honest, sometimes (most times) what we have to say is only meaningful or helpful or amusing to other musicologists. Well, I recently had a day like that and it prompted this blog.

Continue Reading March 11, 2007 at 10:00 am 1 comment

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