Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2010-13Department:
Mary Greitzer holds a BM in violin from the Eastman School of Music, an MM in theory from New England Conservatory, and a PhD in theory from Harvard University. She studied with David Lewin, David Cohen, Chris Hasty, Alex Rehding, and Robert Cogan. Her dissertation analyzes musical embodiment in solo traumatic works ranging from Tori Amos to Milton Babbitt, applying feminist and queer perspectives to music analysis. She has published on this topic in Current Musicology. Related interests include performance and analysis; music theory pedagogy; avant garde, experimental and fringe art; and gender and sexuality.