B.M. Boston University; M.M., Brandeis University; Ph.D., Brandeis University;
Her main research areas of interest revolve around questions of form and style in the early romantic period, history of form, historiography, and gender. She has presented papers on her research in local, national and international conferences of the American Musicological Society, the Society of Music Theory (U.S.A), The Society of Music Analysis (U.K.) and will be presenting a paper in the Third International Congress: Chopin 1810-2010 organized by the Fryderyk Chopin Institute in Warsaw.
She co-authored a five-level Theory and Solfege Method, Sounds Around us, for the Edward Sa’id National Conservatory of Music in Jerusalem, and edited a book of piano arrangements of popular and traditional Arabic melodies for the same institute. Since 2008, she has been a regular participant in the Annual Retreat of Arabic Music organized by the Arab American Arts Institute in Mount Holyoke College.
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900
updated January 2014