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Chair Elect

Sean Atkinson

Assistant Professor of Music Theory
Jarvis 312 | 817-257-5417


Ph.D, Music Theory – Florida State University
MM, Music Theory – Florida State University
BM, Trombone Performance and Music Theory – Furman University

Courses Taught

Elementary Theory
Advanced Theory
Elementary Ear Training
Advanced Ear Training
Music and Meaning (Graduate Music Theory Seminar)
Music Analysis: 1880-1950
Society Through Multimedia (Honors College Colloquium Course)
Form and Analysis

Areas of Focus

Multimedia Analysis, including opera, video, film, video games, etc.; Post-tonal Analysis, with a focus on minimalist music; Music Theory Pedagogy, with a focus on Flipped-Classroom teaching