Music Theory
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Brian Alegant

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Jeanne Rosecrans

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Jared Hartt

Jared Hartt

Associate Professor of Music Theory
(On Leave Spring 2014)

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Kohl 316
(440) 775-8243

Jared Hartt

Educational Background

  • PhD, Music Theory, Washington University (2007)
  • Master of Music, Piano Performance and Pedagogy, Arizona State University (2000)
  • A.R.C.T. Pianist Diploma, Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto (2000)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, Acadia University (1998)


Professional Affiliations:

International Machaut Society, Treasurer-Secretary-Archivist (May 2009-present); Director (Music) (May 2008-May 2009)

Senior Piano Examiner, Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto (2002-present)

Member of the Society for Music Theory and the American Musicological Society

Publications:

"Les doubles hoqués et les motés: Guillaume de Machaut's Hoquetus David." Plainsong and Medieval Music 21 (2012), 137-73.

"Rehearing Machaut's Motets: Taking the Next Step in Understanding Sonority." Journal of Music Theory 54 (2010), 179-234.

"Tonal and Structural Implications of Isorhythmic Design in Guillaume de Machaut's Tenors." Theory and Practice 35 (2010), 57-94.

"The Three Tenors: Machaut's Secular Trio." Studi Musicali 38 (2009), 237-71.

Conference Presentations:

"Towards a Fuller Understanding of Sonority in Machaut's Four-Voice Motets." Presented at the 48th International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2013.

"Sonority and Voice Leading in Machaut's Messe de nostre dame." Presented at the Guillaume de Machaut Interdisciplinary Conference, University of Exeter, April 2013.

"The Sonorous Languages of Machaut and Vitry." Presented at the 47th International Congress of Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2012.

"The Peculiar Role of the Harmonic Seventh in Guillaume de Machaut's Music." Presented at the annual Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference, Barcelona, Spain, July 2011.

"The Curious Case of Hoquetus David: Its Relation to the Motet." Presented at the 46th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2011.

"The Music of Guillaume de Machaut." Invited lecture at Florida Gulf Coast University, February 2011.

"Clap, Clap! Contextualizing Machaut in Ivrea." Presented at the 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2010.

"Tonal and Structural Implications of Isorhythmic Design in Guillaume de Machaut's Tenors." Presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Music Theory, Montreal, Quebec, October 2009.

"Recording Machaut's Motets." Presented at the 44th International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2009.

"The Speedy Secular Tenor in Machaut's Motets." Presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Music Theory, Nashville, Tennessee, November 2008.

"Machaut's Secular Motets: An Anomalous Subgenre?" Presented at the 43rd International Congress on Medieval Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan, May 2008.

"Rehearing Machaut's Motets: Takng the Next Step in Understanding Sonority." Presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Music Theory, Baltimore, November 2007.