Dr. Ralph Whyte Defends Dissertation

The Department warmly congratulates Dr. Ralph Whyte, who successfully defended his PhD dissertation in Historical Musicology titled “‘A Light in Sound, a Sound-like Power in Light: Light and/as Music in the History of the Color Organ” on May 3rd, 2019. 

Dr. Whyte's committee included Professors Ellie Hisama, Karen Henson (Queen’s College, CUNY), George Lewis, Benjamin Steege, and Noam Elcott (art history).