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Submissions from 2017

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Music's Poetry, Poetry's Music, Isaac Daniel Butler-Brown

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Who Is Listening?: Everyday Performance of Music on Hold, Anthony Sertel Dean

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Dissident Sound: Power, Containment, and Beyoncé's "Lemonade", Miles Abbe McLeod

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I Knew You Were Trouble: Digital Production in Pop Music and Its Implications for Performance, Adam Matthew Rochelle

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A Rosary Among the Roses: Tracing Pastoral Allusions and Spiritual Resonances in Chamber Music by Mel Bonis, Rachel Harlene Rosenman

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The Mystery of The Mystery of Bulgarian Voices, Cassie Rose Willson

Submissions from 2016

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FIELDWORK: sounding inquiries into sites and selves, Matthew Werner Chilton

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Film Sound and Narrative: A Sonic Exploration of the Hollywood Paradigm, Carina Kathleen Devairakkam-Brown

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It's You! - A discussion of the aspects of reality that the digital world fails to reproduce, and the impact of this disparity on digital art; specifically electronic music., Mikah Samuel Feldman-Stein

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The Electrophysiological Correlates of Rhythm and Syntax in Music and Langauge, Harim Jung

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Music Education Philosophy from Practical to Praxial, Angus Moore Macdonald

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Harmonic Techniques in Maurice Ravel's Opera L'enfant et les Sortileges, Benjamin Emanuel Manning

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Over the Falls: A Musical Exploration of the Waterfall Dace Project, Nicole Elizabeth Roman-Johnston

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A Familiar Space: an exploration of background noise and aural architecture, Alexander James Rowland

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Creating New Visions With Art: Redressing Pain and New Imaginings of Black Female Bodies, Monique Amponsah Siaw

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Sliding Into Jewishness: A Pentimento of Portamento, Matthew Richard Stein

Submissions from 2015

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"A Revolution Is not a Dinner Party": Revolutionary Songs in People's Daily During Cultural Revolution China, Merry Li

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Point A to Point B and All that Lies Between: A Musical Analysis of the Transitional Passages in Richard Wagner's Das Rheingold, Jacob Simon Masters

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A Rose by Any Other Name: Am I an Afrofuturist?, Eriq Anthony Majors Robinson

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Tunes of Yore: New Popularization of the Guqin in 21st Century China, Ming Zhu

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Music Between Sounds: Relational Aesthetics & The Poetics Of Wandelweiser, Benjamin Bartels Zucker

Submissions from 2014

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What Race Sounds Like: Perceiving American Music Through the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Mary Tess Barrett

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A Symphonic Rhapsody: An Original Composition, Richard Hyunsuk Choe

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Hor mentre i canti alterno: A Study on the Transition from Modality to Tonality in the Music of Claudio Monteverdi, Matthew Andrew Cost

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tchime tree: an interactive sound installation, Gabriel Samuel Greenberg

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Actualizing Uji Through Composition, Tennessee John Mowrey

Me Prometheus: A Work on Progress, Simon Edmonds Langham Riker

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Unity & Multiplicity , Noah Jeremy Rush

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Highway Alive: A Concept Album, Lindsay Schapiro

Submissions from 2013

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If Words Could Speak: A Musical History of Hip-Hop's Golden Age, Edward Mitchell Bularzik

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Memory Lane: The Tonal Language of Elliott Smith, Robert Francis Burvant

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A Divided Culture, Brian Barrows Goodell

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Foundations of Female Gender Identity and Performativity in Rock 'n' Roll: Patti Smith, Joan Jett, and Kathleen Hanna, Emily Elizabeth Ibarra

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From Performance to Perception: A Critical Investigation of Emotional Expression in Music, Brian Hyunsuk Lee

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Reshaping Traditions: A Composition Inspired and Informed by The Sacred Harp, Alex Joseph Lough

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The Question Of Musical Meaning: A Study Of Symbols, Universals, And Charles Ives? Concord Sonata, Henry Jacobs Molofsky

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Dancin' Along to Those Old Roses and Skulls, Henry Thomas Robertson

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"I'd Rather Be Broke and Happy than Miserable and Rich": The Life and Music of Allan Holdsworth, James Chanin Rosenberg

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Speaking Classical Music: An Argument for Classical Music Improvisation, Nathan Weeks Shane

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Words and Music: the Vocabulary of Cole Porter, Zachary Cahn Sulsky

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Repetition & Stasis, Jeremy Jenkins Webber

Submissions from 2012

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Earl Bostic: Up There In Orbit, Owen James Roberts Callahan

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Lewinian Transformations, Transformations of Transformations, Musical Hermeneutics, Andrew Jay Chung

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Notes on a New Piano Concerto in F Major, and the Works that Inspired It, Sean Adrian Curtice

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Language Barrier: Identity Politics, Ownership, and the White Artist, Spencer Heffernon Hattendorf

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Music Psychotherapy: An Assessment of Research Methods, Noah Zinn Heau

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“Allegro di Krontjong”: Life and Works of Amir Pasaribu, Lana Lana

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Longing in Suburbia: Figurative Soundscapes in Popular Music, Nathaniel Ferriss Leich

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From Source to Sea: A River Thesis, Samuel Remington Long

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A Union of Forms: Contemporary Interpretation and Application of Wagner's Gesamtkunstwerk Within the Mediums of Music and Poetry, Nathan Zachary Mondschein

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Between Order and Chaos: An Exploration of Power Dynamics and Democratic Rehearsal Techniques in School Choirs, Aaron Mitchell Peisner

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Digital Listening: The Reproduced Musical Work, Myles Avery Potters

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The Evolution of Western Representations of China through an Operatic Lens, Alan Luis Rodi

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Blue Notes from the Underground: Jazz in the USSR, Brianna Megan van Kan

Submissions from 2011

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If You Can Say It, You Can Play It: An Investigation into the Use of Oral and Aural Pedagogy in New England Liberal Arts Colleges and Universities, Centering on Wesleyan University in Connecticut and Saint Michael's College in Vermont., Donovan Andru Arthen

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A Story With No Words: An Orchestrated Story and an Exploration of the Meaning within Music, Elizabeth Hunter Gauvey-Kern

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Narrative Music and the Concept Album: A Case Study of Nine Inch Nails, The Downward Spiral, Allison Emilie House

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Authenticity in Musical Performance, Nicholas Philip Klebanow Luby

"Pas de Frontières": Experiencing Intra-African Musical Movements in Morocco, Kelly Charlotte Morgan

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Orbital Collisions, Jonathan Benjamin Myers

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Reduced By Rick Rubin: Production Process, Pitfalls, and Impacts, Jared Alexander Hart Paul

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Echo Music: Exploration and Composition in the Wesleyan University CFA, Ryan David Rodger

Virtuosi of the European Art Music Tradition and Their Influence on the Development of the Double Bass, Louis Shea Russo

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Hildegard of Bingen: Prophet or Composer?, Katherine Theresa Scahill

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The Artist's Refuge: Idiosyncratic Properties of the Organ Music of Jehan Alain, Matthew Douglas Sellier

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The Cello Suites of Bach and Britten: History, Form and Performance, Lucia Jones Strother

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Exploring the Superunknown: Composition and the Music of Soundgarden, Emily Michelle Weiss

Submissions from 2010

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Call and Response in Bach, Court Gamelan, and Björk, Benjamin Cushner Bernstein

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Comparative Analyses of Different Musical Settings of the Same Text in the Genre of German Lieder, Wing Yee Cheng

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An Analysis of Villa-Lobos Early Guitar Works: The Synthesis of Antagonistic Musical Resources, Gabriel Ubiraci Furtado

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Singing The Body, Singing the Other, and Ensemble Organum's Messe de Notre Dame, Asa Trimble Horvitz

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8-Bit Heroes: A Look into the Development and Presence of Early Video Game Music in Popular Culture, Anthony Juan Martello

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Hisaishi'd Away: An Analysis of Joe Hisaishi's Film Scoring Technique/The "Elemental" Symphony, Robert Ouyang Rusli

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Mama's Birthday Boy: Ten Short Essays on Arthur Russell, Ben Jacob Seretan

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Critical Song: Exploring Songwriting's Value and Pedagogy in Prison, Emily Marie Sheehan

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A We Dis?! : The Contestation of Jamaica's Post-Independence Identity in the Festival Song Competition, Carolyn Sinclair-McCalla

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Redubbing the Underground: Cassette Culture in Transition, Ian Matthew Staub

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Musical "Beastliness" in the Roman de Fauvel (BN fr. 146): Chaillou's "addicions" and Sensory Danger, Hansel Shen-Wei Tan

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Practicing Craft in Context: An Analysis of Contra Dance Fiddling Practices, Emily Irene Troll

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Brazil is Samba: Rhythm, Percussion, and Samba in the Formation of Brazilian National Identity (1902-1958), Lindsay Carolyn Walsh

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Music: An Alternative Education Source for Correctional Facilities, Melody Wang

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Investigating Improvisation: Music Performance and the Disciplinary Divide, Lindsay Jordan Wright

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Play Us a Song: The Structure and Aesthetics of Music in Video Games, Erik Richard Jason Youngdahl

Submissions from 2009

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Situating Salsa Through Tito Puente's Life and Music, Galen Philip DeGraf

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Memory of the Civil War in Popular Song, Paul Johnson Edwards

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Collective Improvisation: Conversation, Interaction and Direction in the Music of Ornette Coleman and Jason Rigby, Andrew Fogliano

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Neoclassical Idioms in Ottorino Respighi's "Lauda per la Nativita' del Signore", Brittany Nicole Fowler

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Black Hands, White Palms, William Christopher Franklin

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Music for Steven Kellogg's The Island of the Skog: Scores and Analysis, David Ouyang Moench

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Jazz, Cartoons, and Jazz Cartoons: A Critical Study of the Approach of Golden Age Animation Studios to Cartoon Music, Claude Michel Moise

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Plagiarism as Art: Musical Borrowing and Copyright Law, Joseph Robert Newman

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Black Friday: An Opera in Two Acts, Samuel Levon Ottinger

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Modernist Aesthetics and Postmodern Opera, Xiaoxi Tu

Submissions from 2008

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The New Hip-life Beat: Rooted in Ga Drumming, Nathaniel Robert Ash-Morgan

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Transforming Traditional Music in the Midst of Contemporary Change: The Survival of Cultural Troupes in Accra, Ghana, Jonathan Marshall Boyer-Dry

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Essays after Original Compositions, Daniel Persichetti Harris

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Wesleyan University's World Instrument Collection: A Biographical Analysis, Alice Beth McKenney

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No Hay Revolución Sin Canciones: The Role of Music in Modern Andean Social Movements, Zachary Rowan Meyer

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Electronic Friends: David Tudor and Live Electronic Music, Brendan Christopher O'Connell

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Smith, Johnson, and Waller: The Birth of Stride Piano and Three Pieces for Piano: My Sometimes Lover, Camden Catch, and J's Meadow, Nicholas Arthur Pappadopoulos