Research (9)

Grisey’s Time and its Conceptual Implications

Spectralisms, IRCAM, 13 June 2019. Post-1945 Music Analysis Interest Group, Society for Music Theory, 8 November 2019. This paper illustrates how three of Gérard Grisey’s essays—“Réflexions sur le temps,” “La Musique: le devenir des sons,” and “Tempus ex machina”—accord with Henri Bergson, Gilles Deleuze, and…

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A Hermeneutics of Recovery: Recovering Hermeneutics

Society for Music Theory, 10 November 2017. This paper offers a narrative account of Darius Milhaud’s cantata Le Château du feu and draws from the writings of Ludwig Wittgenstein, Gilles Deleuze, and Lawrence Kramer in order to critique the epistemological relation of description to music’s…

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