Scott Gleason

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Scott Gleason teaches at New York University. He received the PhD in music theory from Columbia University, and has taught previously at Fordham and Columbia universities and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He edits for Perspectives of New MusicThe Open Space MagazineGrove Music Online, and formerly for Current Musicology. His writings appear in those publications and in Filigrane: Musique, Esthétique, Sciences, Société, Journal of the Musical Arts in AfricaNotes: The Quarterly Journal of the Music Library AssociationPhilosophy and the Public RealmTacet: Experimental Music Review, and Theoria: Historical Aspects of Music Theory. He has presented his research at conferences and universities throughout the United States, and in Germany, the UK, and Canada. His research interests include the history of music theory, music and philosophy, and phenomenological and experimental analyses of new music.

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Columbia Degrees: 
PhD, Music Theory
MPhil, Music Theory
Degrees from Other Institutions: 
University of Wisconsin - Madison
SUNY Potsdam