Music Theory
Primary Contact:
Brian Alegant

Administrative Assistant:
Jeanne Rosecrans

Division Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8297
Fax: (440) 775-6813

Allen Cadwallader

Allen Cadwallader

Professor of Music Theory

Contact Information


Kohl 318
(440) 775-8220

Allen Cadwallader

Allen Cadwallader

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, Western Maryland College, 1973
  • Master of Arts, Eastman School of Music, 1975
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Eastman School of Music, 1983

Prizes and Awards:
NEH grant for summer study with Lewis Lockwood at Harvard, 1984. SUNY Research Semester Award, 1987.

Published Works:
Articles on Schenkerian theory in Music Theory Spectrum, Music Analysis Integral, Theory and Practice, and Journal of Music Theory. Editor, Trends in Schenkerian Research.

Organist and choirmaster, churches in Maryland and New York, 1970-79.

Professional Affiliations:
Lecturer in music theory, SUNY, Binghamton, 1981-83; assistant professor of music theory, 1983-88.