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Ian Bates

Associate Professor of Music Theory

Ian Bates is Associate Professor of Music Theory and Chair of the Theory Department. He completed his Ph.D. in Music Theory from Yale University, from which institution he also holds Master of Arts and Master of Philosophy degrees.

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Gene Biringer

Associate Professor of Music

Gene Biringer is a music theorist and composer educated at Yale University (theory), where his principal teachers included Allen Forte, David Lewin, and Christopher Hasty, and at Rutgers University and the University of Illinois (composition), where he studied with Robert Moevs, Gerald Chenoweth,

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