News and Events
The UNT Chinese Ensemble presented their Fall Concert: Music from Chinese Films on Friday, November 30th at 8:00 pm.
Dr. Steven Friedson will be presenting a keynote address, “The Unbearable Weight of Music: The Intermezzo,” at the University of London for the symposium Liminality and the Cosmologies of Change.
The UNT African Percussion Ensemble Presents: Rhythms and Dances of Africa. Directed by Prof. Midawo Gideon Foli Alorwoyie. Wednesday, November 14th at 6:30 pm in Voertman Concert Hall. $5 General Admission.
Jose Torres, ABD Ethnomusicology, received the prestigious 2018 Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Award for his project “El Mariachi Autentico: A Study of Musical Machismo.”
Salvador Hernandez, doctoral student in ethnomusicology, presented a paper, "Music as Worldview: Western Art Music, Conflict, and Terror Management Theory," at the College Music Society 2018 National Conference held in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Dr. Virani's chapter "Casteism and Cultural Capital: Social and Spiritual Reform through Kabir-Singing in North India" was published in the interdisciplinary volume Songs of Social Protest: International Perspectives, published in September by Rowman and Littlefield.