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Bruns, Steve Associate Professor

Positions

Research Areas research areas

Research

research overview

  • Steven Bruns's recent research has focused on the life and music of American composer George Crumb. In the years he has studied Crumb's music, the composer has granted full access to unpublished manuscripts, correspondence, and other archival materials. Bruns has also lectured and published on the music of Gustav Mahler, Alma Schindler Mahler, Stravinsky, and Morton Feldman.

keywords

  • music theory and analysis, music of Gustav Mahler and George Crumb, music theory pedagogy, applications of literary theory to music analysis

Publications

selected publications

Teaching

courses taught

  • TMUS 5504 Special Studies (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5524 Special Study-Music Theory (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5534 Special Study-Choral (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5544 Special Study-Keyboard (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5554 Special Study-Conducting (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5564 Special Study-Strings (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5574 Special Study-Voice (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5584 Special Study-Wind/Percussion (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5594 Special Study-Omnibus (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5605 Special Studies (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5615 Special Study-Music Education (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5625 Special Study-Music Theory (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5635 Special Study-Choral (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5645 Special Study-Keyboard (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5655 Special Study-Conducting (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5665 Special Study-Strings (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5675 Special Study-Voice (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5685 Special Study-Winds/Brass/Percussion (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 5695 Special Study-Omnibus (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 6947 Candidate for Master of Music (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 6956 Master's Thesis (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 6957 Master's Thesis 2 (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8019 Precandidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8029 Candidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8119 Composition Project 1 (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8129 Composition Project 2 (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8219 Dissertation Project 1 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8229 Dissertation Project 2 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition, Vocal Pedagogy) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8239 Diss Proj 3 (Chamber Music Recital, Vocal Pedagogy Project, Choral Project, Composition Recital) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8249 Diss Proj 4 (Chamber Music Recital, Choral Project, Composition Recital, Wind/Percussion Practicum) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8259 Dissertation Project 5 (Research Lecture) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8269 Dissertation Project 6 (Research Lecture) (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8279 Performance Research Document 1 (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8319 Repertoire Project (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8329 Document/Pedagogy Project (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8339 Major Composition (Spring 2019)
  • TMUS 8998 PhD Thesis (Spring 2019)
  • MUSC 5061 Advanced Tonal Analysis (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5504 Special Studies (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5514 Special Study-Music Education (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5524 Special Study-Music Theory (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5534 Special Study-Choral (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5544 Special Study-Keyboard (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5554 Special Study-Conducting (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5564 Special Study-Strings (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5574 Special Study-Voice (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5584 Special Study-Wind/Percussion (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5594 Special Study-Omnibus (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5605 Special Studies (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5615 Special Study-Music Education (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5625 Special Study-Music Theory (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5635 Special Study-Choral (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5645 Special Study-Keyboard (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5655 Special Study-Conducting (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5665 Special Study-Strings (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5675 Special Study-Voice (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5685 Special Study-Winds/Brass/Percussion (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5695 Special Study-Omnibus (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 6947 Candidate for Master of Music (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 6956 Master's Thesis (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 6957 Master's Thesis 2 (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8019 Precandidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8029 Candidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8119 Composition Project 1 (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8129 Composition Project 2 (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8219 Dissertation Project 1 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8229 Dissertation Project 2 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition, Vocal Pedagogy) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8239 Diss Proj 3 (Chamber Music Recital, Vocal Pedagogy Project, Choral Project, Composition Recital) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8249 Diss Proj 4 (Chamber Music Recital, Choral Project, Composition Recital, Wind/Percussion Practicum) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8259 Dissertation Project 5 (Research Lecture) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8269 Dissertation Project 6 (Research Lecture) (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8279 Performance Research Document 1 (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8319 Repertoire Project (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8329 Document/Pedagogy Project (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8339 Major Composition (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 8998 PhD Thesis (Fall 2018)
  • TMUS 5504 Special Studies (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5524 Special Study-Music Theory (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5544 Special Study-Keyboard (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5564 Special Study-Strings (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5574 Special Study-Voice (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5584 Special Study-Wind/Percussion (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5594 Special Study-Omnibus (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5635 Special Study-Choral (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5645 Special Study-Keyboard (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5655 Special Study-Conducting (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5665 Special Study-Strings (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5675 Special Study-Voice (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5685 Special Study-Winds/Brass/Percussion (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5695 Special Study-Omnibus (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 6947 Candidate for Master of Music (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 8019 Precandidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 8029 Candidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 8998 PhD Thesis (Summer 2018)
  • TMUS 5504 Special Studies (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5514 Special Study-Music Education (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5524 Special Study-Music Theory (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5534 Special Study-Choral (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5544 Special Study-Keyboard (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5554 Special Study-Conducting (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5564 Special Study-Strings (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5574 Special Study-Voice (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5584 Special Study-Wind/Percussion (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5594 Special Study-Omnibus (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5605 Special Studies (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5615 Special Study-Music Education (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5625 Special Study-Music Theory (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5635 Special Study-Choral (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5645 Special Study-Keyboard (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5655 Special Study-Conducting (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5665 Special Study-Strings (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5675 Special Study-Voice (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5685 Special Study-Winds/Brass/Percussion (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 5695 Special Study-Omnibus (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 6947 Candidate for Master of Music (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 6956 Master's Thesis (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 6957 Master's Thesis 2 (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8019 Precandidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8029 Candidate for Doctor of Musical Arts (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8119 Composition Project 1 (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8129 Composition Project 2 (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8219 Dissertation Project 1 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8229 Dissertation Project 2 (Solo Recital, Choral Concert, Composition, Vocal Pedagogy) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8239 Diss Proj 3 (Chamber Music Recital, Vocal Pedagogy Project, Choral Project, Composition Recital) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8249 Diss Proj 4 (Chamber Music Recital, Choral Project, Composition Recital, Wind/Percussion Practicum) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8259 Dissertation Project 5 (Research Lecture) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8269 Dissertation Project 6 (Research Lecture) (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8279 Performance Research Document 1 (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8319 Repertoire Project (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8329 Document/Pedagogy Project (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8339 Major Composition (Spring 2018)
  • TMUS 8998 PhD Thesis (Spring 2018)

Background

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)

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