Performing Arts Research at New York University:
Doctoral Dissertations
LAST NAME FIRST NAME TITLE DEGREE YEAR
Abrahams Ruth The Life and Art of Uday Shankar Ph.D. 1986
Aigen Kenneth The Roots of Music Therapy: Towards an Indigenous Research Paradigm DA 1991
Allgood Dexter B. A Study of Selected Black Gospel Choirs in the Metropolitan New York Area Ph.D. 1983
Amato Joseph The Works for Voice and Piano of Luigi Dallapiccola: An Eclectic Analysis Ph.D. 1998
Amir Dorit Awakening and Expanding the Self: Meaningful Moments in the Music Therapy Process as Experienced and Described by Music Therapists and Music Therapy Clients DA 1992
Anderson Bruce The Solo Piano Music of Elliot Carter: A Performance Guide Ph.D. 1988
Angilette Elizabeth Glenn Gould (1932-1982): A Study of his Contribution to a Philosophy of Music and Music Education Ph.D. 1988
Arnason Carolyn The Experience of Music Therapists in an Improvisational Music Therapy Group DA 1988
Baden-Semper Brenda Danced Plays: a Sense of Place Combining Graham's Vision of Falling and Rising and Strasberg's Concept of Relaxation Ph.D. 2002
Bak Cho-Yeon An Eclectic Analysis and Performance Guide of Robert Schumann's First Two Violin Sonatas, Opus 105 in A and Opus 121 in D Ph.D. 2000
Bancroft Richard B. The Historical Development of the Music Department of the State University College at Fredonia, New York, Vol. 1 & 2 Ed.D. 1972
Banks Carol Playwriting for Different Age Levels Ph.D. 1988
Barto Dan Owen Davis: From MeloDrama to Realism Ph.D. 1989
Bejjani Fadi Joseph A Comparative Electromyographic and Acoustic Analysis of Violin Vibrato in Healthy Professional Violinists Ph.D. 1987
Bender James Three American Composers from the Young Composers Project: Style Analysis of Selected Works by Emma Lou Diemer, Donald Martin Jenni and Richard Lane Ph.D. 1988
Berardinelli Paula Bill Evans: An Analysis of his Musical Style and his Contributions as a Jazz Pianist Ph.D. 1992
Bergenfeld Nathan "The William Raylton Virginal Book" Tokyo, Nankin Music :Library MS N.3.35: Transcription and Commentary, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1983
Berk Ellyn An Analysis and Comparison of the Aesthetics and Philosophy of Selected Music Critics in New York: 1940-1975, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1978
Berman Eric M. Performance Tasks Encountered in Selected Twentieth-Century Band Excerpts for Tuba: Their Identification, Categorization and Analysis Ph.D. 1981
Berman Feigue Hasidic Dance: A Historical and Theological Analysis Ph.D. 1999
Boccardi Robert An Examination of Selected American Plays Produced in New York City between 1984 and 1993 Relating to the Issues of AIDS Ph.D. 1994
Bonous-Smit Barbara John Harbison: His Life and Works with Piano Ph.D. 1996
Bottazzi Bruno A Performance Guide to Selected Piano Music of Alberto Ginastera Ph.D. 1983
Bouzoukis Carol Fairy Tales in the Treatment of Chronically-ILL Children Ph.D. 1999
Boyer Frank Artist Writing as Discoursal Language Ph.D. 2000
Bradley Deborah Mark Kopytman's Imaginal Realm: Echoes of Jewish and Arabic Music in a Modern Israeli Piano Composition Ph.D. 1996
Bresciani Jeanne Myth and Image in the Dance of Isadora Duncan Ph.D. 2000
Brett Douglas Franz Liszts's Sonetti Di Petrarca: An Eclectic Analysis and Performance Guide Ph.D. 1999
Brobston Stanley H. A Brief History of White Southern Gospel Music and a Study of Selected Amateur Family Gospel Music Singing Groups in Rural Georgia, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1977
Brooks Richard J. Structural Functions of "Musical Gesture" as heard in Selected Instrumental Compositions of the Twentieth Century: A Graphic Analytic Method, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1980
Brosh Robert The Compositional, Performance, and Analysis of Paralells and Temporal Dimensions for Drumsets, Midi Percussion Electronics and Percussion Ensemble DA 1995
Brown Victoria Intergrating Drama and Sign Language: A Multisensory Approach to Language Acquisition and its Effect on Disadvantaged Preschool Children Ph.D. 1990
Bruscia Kenneth E. An Abstract of Auditory Short-term Memory and Selective Attention Amoung the Mentally Retarded Ph.D. 1979
Buchannan Samuel Critical Analysis of Style in Four Black Male Jubilee Quartets in the United States Ph.D. 1987
Bull Inez Ole Bull's Activities in the United States between 1843 and 1880 Ph.D. 1979
Burchill Emily An Acoustic Procedure to Document Performances of Selected Recorded 20th Century American Art Songs Ph.D. 1987
Burgess Jean A History of the Young People's Theatre at Center Stage, Baltimore, Maryland: 1963 - 1984 Ph.D. 2002
Burnstine Andrew A History of Costume Design for the Big Apple Circus from 1985 to 1998 Ph.D. 2001
Burroughs Joan Haitian Ceremonial Dance on the Concert Stage: The Contextual Transference and Trasformation of Yanvalou Ph.D. 1995
Butterfield Lorraine An Investigation of Rhythm in Piano Mazurkas of Alexandre Tansman: A Guide for the Piano Instructor/teacher Ph.D. 1990
Byam Dale Zact: Re-Thinking Community Theatre for Development in Africa Ph.D. 1996
Byrd Robert Unseen Characters in Selected Plys of Eugene O'Neil, Tennessee Williams, and Edward Albee Ph.D. 1998
Calabrese Helmut Selected Compositional Procedures in Writing a String Quartet Ph.D. 1996
Calvin James Print Advertisement Directed Toward the General Population and the Black Population of the United States for the Years 1965, 1975 and 1985: A Comparative Study Ph.D. 1987
Caputo Michael Contemporary Korean Solo Clarinet Music: Analysis with Performance Recommendations of Three Compositions Ph.D. 1998
Carlin Patrick I. An Analysis of the Liturgical Music of the St. Louis Jesuits Ph.D. 1982
Caviglia Rosemary The Solo Piano Music of Leo Kraft: An Analysis of "Partita No.1" and "Venetian Reflections" DA 1996
Chang Yu-Shu An Analysis of an Original Composition as an Example of Chinese and Western Synthesis Ph.D. 1996
Chapman Ronald T. Training the Male Adolescent Singing Voice Prior to, during and following Voice mutation using the "Vocal Behavior Training" Methodology of Dr. Raymond Smolover Ph.D. 1989
Chen Mon-Shan Applications of Ancient Chinese Music Nanguan in the Selected Words of Living Composer: Wen Loong-Hsing Ph.D. 2002
Cheng De-Hai The Creation and Evolvment of Chinese Ballet: Ethnic and Aesthetic Concerns in Establishing a Chinese Style of Ballet in Taiwan and Mainland China Ph.D. 2000
Cheung Pang An Analysis of Selected Piano Works of Wang Li-San Ph.D. 1996
Chew Seok-Kw An Analysis of the Selected Music of Chou Wen-Chung in Relation to Chinese Aesthetics Ph.D. 1992
Cho Eunsook Intergration of Body and Mind through Kinesthetic Imagery: Nancy Topf's Repattering Technique in Modern Dance Training and Creative Process Ph.D. 1998
Choe Sang-Cheul Seung-Hee Choi, Pioneer of Korean Modern Dance: Her Life and Art under Japanese Occupation 1910-1945 Ph.D. 1996
Choi Min-Jung An Analysis of Henriette Renie's Works: Symphonic Piece and Legend DA 1995
Choi Yulee The Problem of Musical Style: Analysis of Selected Instrumental Music of the Korean-Born Composer Isang Yun Ph.D. 1976
Chuang Yue-Fun Preludes and Fugues by Mendelssohn: Study of Unity and Formal Structure Ph.D. 1997
Chung Eui-Sook In Search of the Choreographic Principles for a New Dance Form Based on an Analysis of the Korean Shamanic Ritual "Jindu Shitkim-Kut" Ph.D. 1996
Chung Hye Jeung Transformation of Human Forms in Oskar Shlemmer's Total Dance Theatre Ph.D. 2003
Church Joseph Analysis of Creative Process in the Composition of a New Musical Work: "Les Fables" Ph.D. 1996
Cioffi Kathleen Alternative Theatre in Poland Ph.D. 1994
Clarke Arthur Jamaican Folk Psalm-- Choral Setting of Selected Psalms based on Jamacian Folk Melodies, Rhythms and Harmonies, suitable for Jamacian Student's in Secondary Schools, Churches and Music Festivals Ed.D 1988
Cohen Irving Herschi The Historical Development of the Double Bass Ph.D. 1967
Colangelo William The Composer-Performer Paradigm in Giacinto Scelsi's Solo Works Ph.D. 1996
Collins Teresa A Quantitative Assessment of the Current State of Music Theory Achievement among Professional Army Band Musicians Ph.D. 1994
Connell Harold G. A Critical Evaluation of Songs Included in the Music Educators National Conference Selective Choral Music Lists, 1946-1964, To Determine their Relationship to the Church-State Issue Ph.D. 1971
Contino Rosalie Patrica Zipprodt, Costume Designer: Her Contribution to the American Stage Ph.D. 1997
Coolman Todd The Miles Davis Quintet of the mid 1960's: Synthesis of Improvisational and Compositional Elements Ph.D. 1995
Cooper John An Aesthetic Inquiry into a Process of Composition for the Jazz Orchestra Ph.D. 1996
Coorlawala Uttara Classical and Contemporary Indian Dance: Overview, Criteria, and a Choreographic Analysis Ph.D. 1994
Corey Anne Susan Glaspell, Playwright of Social Consciousness Ph.D. 1990
Costonis Maureen Needham Ballet Comes to America, 1792-1842: French contibutions to the Establishment of Theatrical Dance in New Orleans and Philadelphia Ph.D. 1989
Crystall Ellen Esoteric Traditions and Music in the Early Twentieth Century with an Appraisal of Composer Cyril Scott Ph.D. 1996
Cummings Janice Temple Dancing in Ancient Egypt Ph.D. 2000
Dabrusin Ross Some Criteria for Structural Analysis: Implications for Performance Ph.D. 1995
Dailey Jeff The Successful Failure: Arthur Sullivan's Ivanhoe Ph.D. 2002
Danchik Roger An Explication and Resolution for the Problem of the Written Dramatic Text and Performed Dramatic Text from the Perspective of the Philosophical Construct of Susanne Langer Ph.D. 1991
D'Angelo James P. Tonality and its Symbolic Associations in Paul Hindemith's Opera Die Harmonie Der Welt, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1983
Danziger Robert Performance Editions for Bassoon of Selected Recorder Works of Georg Phillip Telemann Ph.D. 1978
Davies Richard Cuban Trumpet Playing: The Solo Performance Style of Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros Ph.D. 1999
Davis Nathan The Baroque Violoncello and the Unaccompanied Cello Suites of J.S. Bach, B.M.V. 1007-1012 Ph.D. 1986
Dawson Gary American Documentary Theatre: In Content, Form and Stagecraft since Martin Duberman's "In White America: A Documentary Play" Ph.D. 1996
De Frontera Nélida Muñoz A Study of Selected Nineteenth Century Puerto Rican Composers and their Musical Output, Vol. 1 & 2 Ph.D. 1987
De Sesa Gary A Comparison Between a Descriptive Analysis of Leonard Bernstein's Mass and the Critical Evaluations thereof Ph.D. 1984
Deimler Kathryn George Quartal Harmony: An Analysis of Twelve Piano Compositions by Twentieth Century Composers by Kathryn George Deimler Ph.D. 1981
DelaRoche Elisa Hispanic Theater in New York City: A Study of Three Companies--Intar, Puerto Rico Traveling Theater Repertorio Español Ph.D. 1990
Dipalma Eleanor Liljan Winfred Espenak: The Life and Work of an Early Pioneer in the Growing Profession of Dance/Movement Therapy Ph.D. 1993
DiPrima John Towards a Poetics of MonoDrama in Performance: The History and Analysis of Critical Response to MonoDramas on the Stages of New York City from 1952-1996 Ph.D. 1998
Dodson Leon Adapting Selected Compositions and Arrangements of Duke Ellington for the High School Jazz Orchestra Ph.D. 1979
Douglas Rodney The Concept and Practice of Mixed Racial Casting in New York Theatres and Other Regions 1960-1990 Ph.D. 2001
Durakoglu Aysegul Contrapuntal Lines and Rhythmic Organization in Selected Debussy Piano Etudes: A Structural Analysis with Performance Implications Ph.D. 1997
Dzik Jonathan F. An Experiment Comparing Two Methods of Instruction to Determine Changes in Attitudes of Selected High School General Music Students Toward Opera Ph.D. 1976
Eisman Lawrence Warren The Formulation and Testing of a Problem-Solving Approach to the Development of Perceptive Listening Skills in Selected College Music Appreciation Classes Ph.D. 1975
Eliaz Eliran Transference in Drama Therapy Ph.D. 1989
Estill Ann H.M. The Contributions of Selected Afro-American Women Classical Singers: 1850-1955 DA 1982
Fenn-Smith Jeremy Staging Intersubjectivity: Queer Theory, Queer Theatre, Tony Kushner and Angels in America Ph.D. 2002
Fermín Antonio The Evolution of The Venezuelan Piano Waltz Ph.D. 2000
Ferrara Lawrence Referential Meaning in Music: A Conceptual Model Based on the Philosophy of Martin Heidegger Ph.D. 1978
Figueroa Ivonne The Musical Life of the Figueroa Sanabia Family Ph.D. 1991
Finetti Thomas An Analytic Study of the Piano Music of Giovanni Sgambati Ph.D. 1988
Firestone Linda A. "Memories of Present Times Past": An Original Play about Women Past and Present and an Analysis of its Creation Ph.D. 1989
Fishbaugh Ronald L. Elements of Romantic Tendency in Selected Keyboard Works of J.S. Bach: A Study with References to the Visual Arts Ph.D. 1978
Folts Melvin L. The Relative Effect of Two Procedures, As Followed by Flute, Clarinet and Trumpet Students while Practicing on the Development of Tone Quality and on Selected Performance Skills: An Experiment in Student Use of Sound-Recorded Practice Material Ed.D. 1973
Forinash Michele A Phenomenology of Music Therapy with the Terminally ILL DA 1990
Foster John The Concept of Black Liberation Theology in the Plays of August Wilson Ph.D. 2000
Fowowe Moses Oladipo A Study of the Origins, Development and Significance of Southern Nigerian Traditional Pottery Ph.D. 1986
Frank Gene The Relationship between Myth and Historical Fact in Writing Plays about American West: Two Examples of Original Scripts Ph.D. 2000
Friedman Michael Sorrow as a Reflection of Chopin's Onto-Historical World in the Structure of his Melodies: Analysis and Performance Guide Ph.D. 2000
Gangi Jane An Examination of Interpretive Discourse in Selected Theories of Media Ecology and Educational Theatre Ph.D. 1995
Gardenal da Silva Fábio Brahms' Piano Trio Op.8, In B Major: A Comparison between Early 1854 and Late 1891 Versions Ph.D. 1993
Gardner Carolyn Music Therapy: Enhancing Communication between Family Caregivers and their Loved Ones with Dementia DA 1999
Gartner Kenneth Ralph The Expansion of Pianism Since 1945 Ph.D. 1979
Gavalchin John E. Temporality in Music: a Conceptual Model Based on the Phenomenology of Paul Ricoeur Ph.D. 2000
Geczy Charles Contribution by Steinway Family Members to the Technical and Acoustical Capabilities of the Steinway Grand Piano Ph.D. 1989
Giardiniere David Voice Matching: An Investigation into Vocal Matches, Their Effect on Choral Sound, and Procedures of Inquiry Conducted by Weston Noble Ph.D. 1991
Gilvey John Gower Champion as Director: An Analysis of his Craft in Four Broadway Musicals, 1961-1968 Ph.D. 1996
Glinsky Albert The Theremin and the Emergence of Electronic Music Ph.D. 1992
Gold Michael The Jazz Improvisations of the Tenor Saxophonist Warne Marsh: An Eclectic Analysis Ph.D. 1995
Gold Edward On The Significance of Franz Lehar's Operettas: A Musical Analytical Study Ph.D. 1993
Goldenzweig Hugo Selected Piano Études of Frédéric Chopin: A Performance Guide Ph.D. 1989
Goldin Arianna Latvian Composers in the United States and Canada: An Analytical Study with Suggestions for Performance of their Instrumental Music Ph.D. 1996
Goldstein Joanna An Analysis of Interpretation in Selected Recorded Performances of Beethoven's Sonata, Opus III Ph.D. 1985
Gonzalez David Mythopoetic Music Therapy: A Phenomenological Investigation into its Application with Adults DA 1992
Gordon Barbara Maurice Delage: A Stylistic Analysis of Selected Vocal Work Ph.D. 1991
Gottheim Vivian I. Eve of Saint John's Day: A Work in Words and Images Based on an Aesthetic Inquiry into the Dramatic Dance Bumba-Meu-Boi as Presented in São Luís of Maranhão, Brazil Ph.D. 1984
Gradone Richard A. Enoch Light (1905-1978): His Contributions to the Music Recording History Ph.D. 1980
Gribetz Gabriel The Play as an Educational Event in Enhancing the Climate of an Inner City High School Ph.D. 1995
Griffin Vesta The Developing of a Rationale of a Music Program for Elementary Musically Gifted Children Ph.D. 1991
Gross Tillie Parallels in the Development of London's Royal Court, New York's Caffe Cino, and Café La Mama from 1955 to 1969 Ph.D. 1994
Grossman Elayne An Anthology of Selected Choral Music of the Jewish People for Developing Musicianship in Grades 9 through 12 Ph.D. 1986
Guttman Hadassah Selected Instrumental Works of Paul Ben-Haim: A Performance Guide Ph.D. 1991
Ha Young Mi Characteristics of Aaron Copland's American Style in Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo Ph.D. 2000
Habibian Maryam Iranian Theatre In Exile: An Examination of Gholamhoseyn Sa'edi's Plays in Iran and Abroad Ph.D. 1993
Hale Rebecca Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré of New Orleans, Louisiana: 1968 - 2001 Ph.D. 2002
Hammel Amy Singing the Songs: A Qualitative Study of Music Therapy with Individuals Having Psychiatric Illness as well as Histories of Childhood Sexual Abuse DA 1995
Hanson Laura Elements of Modernism in the Musicals of Stephen Sondheim Ph.D. 2001
Hartung Ulrich Die Winterreise: An Argument for Performing the Cycle of Songs by Franz Schubert in the Order of the Poems by William Mueller Ph.D. 1992
Havis Holly An Interview Analysis Method Applied to an Investigation of Responses to the Music of Philip Glass Ph.D. 1991
Heard Marcia Asadata Dafora: the Origin of African Dance Traditions in American Concert Dance Ph.D. 1999
Heiland Teresa Intertwining Choreography and Writing: a Qualitative Study of Writing Workshop Techniques in a Dance Composition Class Ph.D. 2001
Heim Alyn J. An Experimental Study Comparing Self-Instruction with Classroom Teaching of Elementary Rhythm Reading In Music Ph.D. 1973
Henry Mallika The Player and the Playing: An Interperetive Study of Richard Courtney's Texts on Learning Through Drama Ph.D. 1999
Hepner Lee Alfred An Analytical Study of Selected Canadian Orchestral Compositions at the Mid-Twentieth Century Ph.D. 1971
Hinz Robert Aspects of Harmony and Voice Leading in Four Solo Piano Performances by Clare Fischer Ph.D. 1998
Ho Dorian The Solo Piano Music of Ma Shui-Long: A Performance Guide Ph.D. 1989
Hoffman Michael Fibonacci Proportions in Composition: An Analysis of an Original Work for Jazz Orchestra Ph.D. 1999
Holden Jon Form and Harmonic Techniques in the Two-Piano Works by Paul Bowles Ph.D. 1995
Holdridge Janice Music in our Lives: A Naturalistic Study of Three High School General Music Classes Ph.D. 1991
Holliman Jamesetta O. A Stylistic Study of Max Reger's Solo Piano Variations and Fugues on Themes by Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Philipp Telemann Ph.D. 1975
Holsclaw Dennis A Comparison of the Effectivness of a Theatre-in-Education Design and a Traditional Didactic Design in an Alcohol Prevention Program: Changes in Self-Reported Knowledge, Attitudes, and Motivations Ph.D. 1996
Holub Diane The Actor Training Legacy of Sanford Meisner Ph.D. 1994
Hong You Jin Catharsis in Ritual and Theatre Ph.D. 1992
Horan Paul American Opera in Higher Education: A Description of its Status at Selected Conservatories, Colleges and Universities Offering a Bachelor's Degree Ph.D. 1996
Howard Rubin The Incorporation of Open Education Practices in Elementary Schools Ph.D. 1985
Hsu Madeleine Olivier Messiaen, The Musical Mediator, and His Major Influences Liszt, Debussy, and Bartok Ph.D. 1984
Hua Ivy The Theme of Prejudice in Selected Plays from American Children's Theatre, 1956-1995 Ph.D. 1999
Huber Eugene Robert Stephen Sondheim and Horald Prince: Their Collaborative Contributions to the Development of the Modern Concept Musical, 1970-1981 Ph.D. 1990
Huber Ralph W. A Qualitative Evaluation of an Interrelated Arts Course and a Comparison of that Evaluation with a Quantitative Evaluation of the Same Course Ph.D. 1983
Hulton-Baker Robert Tibetan Buddhist Drama Ph.D. 1987
Hwang In-Joo Aesthetic Analysis of "Salpuri" Dance: Exemplar of Traditional Korean Dance Ph.D. 1993
Indenbaum Dorothy Mary Howe: Composer, Pianist and Music Activist Ph.D. 1993
Inwood Mary "The Long Christmas Dinner," by Paul Hindemith: An Eclectic Analysis Ph.D. 1997
Ito Sachiyo Origins of Traditional Okinawan Dance Ph.D. 1988
Jew Kimberly The Theatrical Experimentation of Elmer Rice Ph.D. 1998
Jones John R.D. The Choral Works of Undine Smith Moore: A Study of Her Life and Work Ph.D. 1980
Jones Joni The Development of an African-Based Dramatic Structure Ph.D. 1993
Kane Nancy A Formative Evaluation of Interactive MultiMedia Dance History Educational Material: Nijinsky's "L'apres-Midi D'Un Faune" Ph.D. 1996
Kang Yunjoo The Chopin Prelude Opus 28: An Eclectic Analysis with Performance Guide DA 1994
Kaplan Iris The Experience of Pianists Who Have Studied the Alexander Technique: Six Case Studies Ph.D. 1994
Kasayka Roseann To Meet and Match the Moment of Hope: Transpersonal Elemants of the Guide Imagery and Music Experience DA 1991
Kaufman Sula An Approach to the Aesthetic Development of Young Children through the Folksong Ph.D. 1979
Kella John Jake The Development and Qualitative Evaluation of a Comprehensive Music Curriculum for Viola, with an Historical Survey of Violin and Viola Instructional Literature from the 16th through 20th Centuries, Including a Review of the Teaching Concepts of William L Ph.D. 1983
Kellmann Rudolf Hubert The Development of a Music Education Program for Older Adults Suitable for Use in Senior Citizens Centers, Retirement Homes, or Other Sites Ph.D. 1984
Key Nancy A Narrative History of the Lake Charles Little Theatre, Lake Charles, Louisiana from1927-1982 Ph.D. 1987
Kim Ji Hun Compositional Procedures in George Crumb's String Quartet Black Angels and Composition of an Original String Quartet, Threnody for Victims of 9/11 DA 2002
Kim Jinsook An Exploration of" Roles" in "Naerim Kut", The Korean Shaman Initiation Rite Ph.D. 1994
Kim Juja The Effects of Creative Dance Instruction on Creative and Critical Thinking of Seventh Grade Female Students in Seoul, Korea Ed.D. 1998
Kim Mi Hae Selected Early Piano Sonatas of Alexander Scriabin: a Style Analysis Ph.D. 2000
Kim Paul Sung Oliver Messiaen's Catalogue d'Oiseaux for Solo Piano: A Phenomenological Analysis and Performance Guide Ph.D. 1989
Kim Yuntae History of Children's Theatre in Korea: from the Beginning to the Present Time, 1920-1998 Ph.D. 1999
Kirby Wayne Joseph Electracoustically Transmitted Sound as a Sculptural Medium Ph.D. 1981
Kivesto Lois The Theatre of James Lapine: Playwright, Librettist, Director Ph.D. 2001
Klein Nancy Kirkland The Roots and Development of Public School Music in the State of Kentucky Ph.D. 1986
Kliszus Edward The American Brass Quintet and Elliott Carter's Brass Quintet: Sound, Syntax and Musical Expressivity Ph.D. 2000
Knott Barbara A Study of Sandplay as a Drama Therapy Technique Ph.D. 1994
Knott Charles Archetypal Enactment in Drama Therapy Ph.D. 1995
Kuo Chiang Images of Masculinity in Contemporary American Drama: Albee, Shepard, Mamet and Kushner Ph.D. 1998
Lajoie Stephen An Analysis of Selected 1957 to 1962 Gil Evans Works Recorded by Miles Davis Ph.D. 1999
Lalama David The Composition and Analysis of "Double Concerto for Saxophone and Piano" DA 1998
Lavender Larry Critical Evaluation in the Choreography Class Ph.D. 1994
Laverty Mary Ann Charles H. Williams and the Hampton Institute Creative Dance Group and Their Use of African Diasporic Dance 1934-1948 Ph.D. 2003
Lee Kangsoon Guidelines for Creative Dance Instruction for Kindergarten Children in Korea Ph.D. 1998
Lee Myung-Sook The Solo Piano Music of George Perle: A Performance Guide Ph.D. 1991
Lee Yeong-yee An Analysis of the Relationship between Korean Art Songs and Traditional Korean Vocal Music: A Unified Concept of Korean Music Ph.D. 1989
Lei Li The Relevance of Newton's Laws and Selected Principles of Physics to Dance Techniques: Theory and Application Ph.D. 1999
Leibowitz Leon The Relationship of Continuation in Applied Music Study to Musical Aptitude, Creativity and Scholastic Average in Four New York City Schools Ph.D. 1978
Lement Wendy Susanna Rowson (1762-1824): Early American Dramatist, Actress and Educator Ph.D. 2000
Leshowitz Myron H. A Study of the Life and Work of Ferruccio Busoni and Analysis of His Waffentanz, All Italia!, and Toccata for Use in Performance and Interpretation Ph.D. 1979
Lesser Joseph From Street Comedian to Minsky's Burlesque: The Evolution of Burlesque Comedian Joey Faye Ph.D. 1987
Levenherz Robin Creating a One-Woman Dramatic Autobiographical Monologue: Theoretical Principles and a Sample Work Ph.D. 1996
Lewis Edward L. A Photographic Study of the Body Positions of Sixteen Trumpet Virtuosi While Playing Selected Exercises Ph.D. 1985
Lien Mao-Shu An Analysis and Performance Guide of Nikolai Sidelnikov's "America! It is my love-Twelve Etude-Impressions for Piano Solo" Ph.D. 2003
Lindberg Patricia Theatre for Young Audiences at Emerson College: An Historical Perspective of Contributions to the Field of Educational Theatre Ph.D. 1994
Linton Michael Roy George Rochberg's Concord Quartets: An analysis of Grand Romanticism in the Twentieth Century Ph.D. 1987
Lobalbo Anthony Charles A Performance Guide to Selected Piano Music of George Gershwin Ph.D. 1982
Loewy Joanne Music Therapy Assessment: A Hermeneutic Inquiry in the Study of an Emotionally Disturbed Boy DA 1994
Lowenborg Kim The Effect of an Eclectic Approach on Middle School General Music Instruction Ph.D. 1993
Lubrecht Peter A New Social Reality for Shakespeare: Teaching with Process Drama and Patrick Tucker's Acting "Clues" Ph.D. 2003
Macahilig Suzanne A Method for the Interpretation of Beethoven's Middle Period Piano Sonatas Ph.D. 1992
Mackenzie Donald Matthew, Jr. The Implications of Sir Herbert Read's Aesthetic Philosophy for Protestant Christian Education Theory Ph.D. 1978
Maddox Robert L. The Construction and Validation of an Instrument to Measure Relevance Perceptions in Band Students Ph.D. 1973
Mager Guillermo The Status of Midi in the Curricula of Higher Education Institutions Offering Degree Programs in Music Ph.D. 1997
Malave-Rodrigue Albanela Post 1945 Latin American Orchestral Art Music in Higher Education Music in General Studies: A Proposed Curriculum for Colleges and Universities in New York City Ph.D. 1995
Mamora Alfendy Bontor The Sacred Choral Music of Blythe Owen Ph.D. 1979
Maricle Sherrie An Analysis of Concerto Pour Batterie Et Petite Orchestre by Darius Milhaud and an Original Composition entitled Concertino for Solo Percussion and Orchestra, with an Analysis and Performance Guide Ph.D. 2000
Maves Dale The Art Song for Voice and Piano by Jean Coulthard: An Eclectic Analysis of Selected Songs Ph.D. 1996
Maxwell Brian Tracy The Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble, 1978-1998: Searching for a Community's Voice Ph.D. 2000
McCarren Paul Several Teaching Manuals for Stage Acting Reinterpretated with the Help of the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola Ph.D. 1990
McEniry Deborah NYU Summer Musical Theatre Program Ph.D. 1990
McGarry Frances A History of the Young Playwrights Festival: the First Decade (1981-1991) Ph.D. 2001
McKinley Lily Stylistic Development in Selected Symphonies of William Schumann: A Comparison of Symphonies Numbers 3 and 9 Ph.D. 1977
Meissner Marla An Aesthetic Inquiry into the Use of Lenape Indian Music in an Original Composition Ph.D. 2000
Menikoff Howard The Relationship between the Bread and Puppet Theater and the Community of Glover: As Exemplified by the Annual Domestic Resurrection Circus Ph.D. 1992
Miller Elizabeth Meditations on Public Performance and Pregnancy: a Feminist Dance Analysis Ph.D. 2002
Miller Helen Macbeth in Performance in the Twentieth Century: a Promptbook Examination of Stagings by Four Directors over Half a Century -- Orson Welles, Glen Byam Shaw, Trevor Nunn and Richard Jordan Ph.D. 2002
Miller Scott Starting where the Teachers are: Teachers and their Program Leader Experience a Drama Staff Development Program Ph.D. 1999
Mirrione James An Examination of the Writing Process in Theatre-In-Education Plays Ph.D. 1991
Missiras Michael Reference, Syntax, and the Compositional Process in Film Music Ph.D. 1998
Montalvo José Hector Campos Parsi, His Life and Music: A Biographical Study with an Analysis of Four Selected Works Ph.D. 1992
Montello Louise Utilizing Music Therapy as a Mode of Treatment for Performance Stress of Professional Musicians DA 1989
Montgomery Michael F. A Critical Analysis of the Modulations of W.A. Mozart in Selected Late Instrumental Works Ph.D. 1975
Monty Rudy A. Percussion Method Books Used in Selected U.S. Public Schools: Analysis and a Supplemental Guide for the Non-Percussionist Band Director Ph.D. 1986
Moore Kevin Morris Linearity of Voice Structure in Selected Works of Frédéric Chopin and its Implications in Performance Ph.D. 1978
Morris Andréa Helena A Comparitve Study of the Development and Status of String Instrumental Music Programs in the Public School System of Three Selected Eastern American Cities Ph.D. 1983
Morrow Craig Franz Liszt's Life and Music: A Dramatic Monodrama Piano Recital as Alternative to the Traditional Piano Recital Ph.D. 1993
Munoz de Fronte Nelida A Study of Selected Nineteenth Century Puerto Rican Composers and their Musical Output Ph.D. 1988
Nagler Joseph Children in Crisis: Interventions through Music Therapy and Digital Music Technologies DA 1993
Naugle Lisa A Study of On-line Collaborative Choreography Using Lifeforms and Internet Communication Ph.D. 2001
Newhouse John An Examination of Closed-Circuit Television Intergrated into Avant-Garde Theatre Performance Ph.D. 1988
Nie James "Developing Variation" in Brahms' Scherzos and Scherzo Substitutes Ph.D. 2003
Nordgren Elliot Alfred An Analytical Study of the Songs of Theodore Chanler (1902-1961) Ph.D. 1980
Nucci Annamaria The Use of Music in Individual Psychotherapy Ph.D. 1977
Nutter Linda Jean An Eclectic Method for the Analysis of Concert Dance Forms: Adaptation, Application and Assessment Ph.D. 2000
O'Donohue Deirdre The Concept of Unity and Uniqueness in the Multi-Movement Works of Beethoven: An Analysis of the Selected Piano Sonatas- Opus 31, No.3 and Opus 57 Ph.D. 1987
Oliva Giacomo Mario Music Curriculum Articulation for the Morris Hills Regional Dustrict Rockaway, New Jersey Ph.D. 1980
Olson Karen The Solo Viola's Role in Berlioz's Harold in Italy Ph.D. 1999
O'Neil Jane "The Glass Menagerie" on the Broadway Stage (1945-1983) Major Interpretations and Critical Responses Ph.D.  
Osisek John Black Humoor in the Farces of Joe Orton: Redefinition of a Classic Genre Ph.D. 1992
Palmer Carleton Field - Dependence - Independence, and Differential Memory for Pictures and Words Ph.D. 1977
Park Youngae Analysis of Two of Doris Humphrey's Dances: Implications for Choreographer-Composer Collaboration Ph.D. 1993
Parsons Robert Analysis of Igor Stravinsky's Dumbarton Oaks Concertoand the Creation of an Original Work for Chamber Orchestra Ph.D. 2003
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