• Another kind of truth : a study of self-mythology in popular music 

      Moench, Michael Creighton (2013-05)
      The connection between music and the formation of identity has been extensively explored in Ethnomusicology, as has the connection between music and the articulation of personal truth and knowledge. One peculiar artifact ...
    • Bulgarian bulge : jazz, subjectivity, and modernity in Bulgaria 

      McCormack, Ryan Sawyer (2011-08)
      This dissertation investigates various issues at play in the development and perpetuation of jazz in Bulgaria from the early-20th century until the present. In particular, I explore jazz’s emergence within the conceptualization ...
    • Chamber chip : an album of six pieces for instrument(s) and fixed media 

      Wilson, Zackery Joseph; 0000-0001-8154-463X (2015-12)
      Chamber Chip is a thirty-five-minute musical album consisting of six pieces written for electronic fixed media and various instruments and instrumentations, including: solo piano, solo tuba, flute and cello duo, brass ...
    • Cognitive dimensions of instrumental jazz improvisation 

      Fidlon, James Daniel (2011-05)
      Jazz improvisation represents one of the more impressive examples of human creative behavior, but as yet there has been little systematic investigation of its cognitive bases. The results of three studies that this ...
    • Disciplining the popular : new institutions for Argentine music education as cultural systems 

      O'Brien, Michael Seamus, 1978- (2010-05)
      This dissertation focuses on a recent but growing movement in Argentina, state-sponsored formal institutions of popular music education. The musics taught in these schools – tango, jazz, and Argentine folk idioms – have ...
    • Doctoral thesis recital (double bass) 

      Booker, Adam (2010-10-21)
      Bird of beauty / Stevie Wonder -- The peacocks / Jimmy Rowles -- Light as a feather / Stanley Clarke -- Ornithology / Charles Parker -- Skylark / H. Carmichael, J. Mercer -- Blackbird / Paul McCartney -- Birdland / Joe Zawinul.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (double bass) 

      Butts, Josef (2010-11-22)
      Whim of Chambers / Paul Chambers -- Falling grace / Steve Swallow -- Bohemia after dark / Oscar Pettiford -- Our Spanish love song / Charlie Haden -- Chicken scratch / Josef Butts.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (double bass) 

      Hassan, Tarik (2015-03-09)
      Circle dance ; The colors nobody wanted ; Color blind ; That long brown hair ; Mid citizen ; St. Johns River / Tarik Hassan.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (guitar) 

      Pardo, Brian (2016-03-24)
      There will never be another you / Harry Warren -- Yes and no / Wayne Shorter -- Witch hunt / Wayne Shorter -- Soul eyes / Mal Waldron -- Ju ju / Wayne Shorter -- Cissy strut / Leo Nocentelli; Art Neville; George Porter; ...
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz composition) 

      Kim, Christian Jinsan (2012-11-27)
      Oneness within the diversity of music / Christian Kim.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz composition) 

      Wilcher, Marcus (2014-01-28)
      Rhythmic strokes -- Slo jamz -- Trickling down -- Leap frog -- Real talk.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz composition) 

      Santiago, Gabriel da Fonseca (2012-10-21)
      Choro for Kristin -- Unlived future -- Poupee -- River of memory.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz composition) 

      Heitlinger, Alex (2014-02-04)
      Slush pump truck stop -- Trail to Cullowhee -- The drawing board.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz guitar) 

      Pardo, Brian (2015-11-12)
      Bemsha swing; Instrospection; Ask me now; Trinkle tinkle; Well you needn't; Rhythm-a-ning / Thelonius Monk.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (Jazz performance) 

      Wood, Bennett (2013-04-16)
      West End Avenue / Jeff Campbell -- Young at heart / Johnny Richards -- Y todavia la quiero / Joe Henderson -- Big house / Rick Dimuzio -- Isfahan / Billy Strayhorn -- I love Paris / Cole Porter.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz piano) 

      Margitza, Ross (2017-11-08)
      Black Forest blues / Hampton Hawes -- Bossa beguine / Oscar Peterson -- Virna / Neal Hefti -- Jitterbug waltz / Thomas "Fats" Waller -- If you only knew ; Place St. Henri / Oscar Peterson.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz piano) 

      Bianchini, Gianni (2015-10-29)
      Softly as in a morning sunrise / Sigmund Romberg,Oscar Hammerstein; arr. Gianni Bianchini -- My Romance / Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart; arr. Gianni Bianchini -- My heart stood still / Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart; arr. ...
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz piano) lecture 

      Bianchini, Gianni (2016-04-20)
      "An analysis of the improvisational techniques of Gene Harris" -- Exactly like you / Jimmy McHugh; Dorothy Fields.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (jazz piano) lecture 

      Margitza, Ross (2018-04-11)
      An analysis of Mulgrew Miller's improvisations.
    • Doctoral thesis recital (lecture recital, saxophone) 

      Wood, Bennett (2014-04-16)
      Lecutre: Thematic structures in modal jazz improvisation -- Mantra no. 2 / Bennett Wood.