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Malin, Yonatan Associate Professor

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Research

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  • music theory, music analysis, rhythmic theory, music and text, song analysis, German Lied, Jewish music

Publications

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Teaching

courses taught

  • JWST 4122 - Music in Jewish Culture
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Fall 2021
    Introduces students to a wide range of musical styles, traditions, genres, performers, composers, events and works that are part of Jewish culture, focusing on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Provides tools for understanding music on its own and in connection with issues of identity, diaspora, memory and liturgy. Includes opportunities for creative and critical engagement with Jewish music. Same as MUSC 4122.
  • MUEL 1081 - Basic Music Theory
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Fall 2020
    Introduction to music notation, meter and rhythm, scales, intervals, triads, seventh chords, fundamentals of harmonic progression, voice leading, aural skills and composition. For nonmusic majors who have little or no previous background in the subject.
  • MUSC 1111 - Semester 2 Theory
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021
    Continuation of MUSC 1101. Explores principles of harmony, voice leading and form. Continues emphasis on both model composition and analysis. Introduces chromatic elements (such as applied dominants and modulation), harmonic syntax and structural analysis of excerpts from music literature. Offered spring only.
  • MUSC 4122 - Music in Jewish Culture
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019 / Fall 2021
    Introduces students to a wide range of musical styles, traditions, genres, performers, composers, events and works that are part of Jewish culture, focusing on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Provides tools for understanding music on its own and in connection with issues of identity, diaspora, memory and liturgy. Includes opportunities for creative and critical engagement with Jewish music. Same as JWST 4122.
  • MUSC 4151 - Topics in Music Analysis
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2021
    Examines critically a specific topic or repertory, such as Song Analysis or Music of Brahms. Uses readings and analyses, with grades to be determined from reading responses, analytical assignments and writing. Offered fall of even-numbered years.
  • MUSC 5061 - Advanced Tonal Analysis
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Fall 2020
    Surveys tonal repertory and analytical techniques. Student must have passed general written theory and aural skills preliminary exam or completed remediation before enrolling in course.
  • MUSC 6801 - Advanced Topics in Music Theory
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Intensive study of a specialized topics in theory and analysis through critical reading and analysis, class presentations and independent research. Student must have passed graduate preliminary exams and completed 6 credits hours of graduate-level theory before enrolling in course. Instructor determined prerequisite will be enforced as appropriate to the topic.

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