Lecture on Video Game Music

William Gibbons, Assistant Professor at Texas Christian University will be delivering a lecture entitled “A Clockwork Homage: Musical Allusion and Kubrick’s Legacy in Video Games.” The lecture will take place on October 16, 2015 at 4 p.m. in MRH 3.114.

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Prof. O’Meara Hosts Film Series on American Music

Beginning tonight [Tuesday, March 26], Assistant Professor of Music Caroline O’Meara will host a six-week film series that explores a variety of quintessentially American musical genres at the Austin Public Library’s Terrazas Branch, 1105 East Cesar Chavez Street. The series,

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Sherrie Tucker Visits UT

Dr. Sherrie Tucker, Associate Professor in American Studies at The University of Kansas, will visit UT as a BIG XII Fellow for two weeks at the end of March. Dr. Tucker is well-known a pioneering scholar on jazz and gender. She

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Center Welcomes Profs. Candelaria, Miller and Powell to Governing Board

December 3, 2012— The Center for American Music is pleased to announce the appointment of Lorenzo Candelaria (Associate Professor of Musicology), Karl Hagstrom Miller (Associate Professor of History), and Gary Powell (Senior Lecturer in Music Business) to its Governing Board.

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UT Professors Present Research on Radio

October 21, 2013— Byron Almén, Associate Professor of Music Theory, and James Buhler, Director of the Center for American Music and Associate Professor of Music Theory, will be attending the International Conference on Music Semiotics in Memory of Raymond Monelle

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CAM Spring 2017

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This spring, UT is offering several courses with American music components, including Music of African Americans; History of Rock; History of Jazz; Jazz Appreciation; Black Perspectives in Jazz; Music of Mexico and the Caribbean; and Music and Film Sound.

As the bluebonnets come into bloom and then spring turns into summer, you can enjoy American music events on campus and around town. See our Events Page for more information.