Music and Worship Faculty Publications



Publications from 2020


Collaborative Development of Spatial Audio Virtual Environments, George V. Landon and Austin K. Jaquith

Teaching Piano Students with Four Types of Physical Disabilities, John Mortensen

Publications from 2019


Signs of Life: A Survey of the Historic Improvisation Revival, John Mortensen

Publications from 2018

Dinner with DePachmann: Discovery of an Historic Manuscript, John Mortensen

Memories of Harold Bauer as a Teacher, John Mortensen


State of the Art: The Origins, Decline, and Revival of Classical Keyboard Improvisation, John Mortensen


The Power of Bauer: A Biography of British Pianist Harold Bauer, John Mortensen

Beethoven's String Quartets Op. 18.3, Op. 59.2, and Op. 135, Sandra S. Yang


Perspectives from the Outside: The Value of Cross-disciplinary Team Teaching, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 2016


Book Review: All Jazzed Up for Coldplay, J.S. Bach, Nirvana, Disney and Stevie Wonder, John Mortensen


Creating Community, John Mortensen


Remediating Performance Aversion in Piano Students: From Narratives of Failure to Narratives of Progress, John Mortensen

Publications from 2015

Book Review: 25 Progressive Studies, Opus 100, John Mortensen


Book Review: Burgmüller, John Mortensen


Book Review: Interaction, Improvisation, and Interplay in Jazz, John Mortensen


Book Review: Keith Jarrett’s The Köln Concert, John Mortensen

Publications from 2014


Chaconne in d minor, John Mortensen

Publications from 2013


Book Review: Playing Beyond the Notes, John Mortensen

Singers, What a Head Case, Susan Plemons

Publications from 2012

Christian Worldview and Spirituality, Louima Lilite


Singing Gesualdo: Rules of Engagement in the Music History Classroom, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 2011

Sound Tracks: The Migration of European Composers during World War II, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 2010


A Comparison of University Student Perceptions and Success Learning Music Online and Face-to-face, Agi Horspool and Sandra S. Yang


Haiti, My Beloved, Louima Lilite

Fascinating Rhythms, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 2009

Darius Milhaud, Sandra S. Yang

Pierre Boulez, Sandra S. Yang


Strengthening the ‘History’ in ‘Music History:’ An Argument for Broadening the Cross-disciplinary Base in Musicological Studies, Sandra S. Yang


The West I Know: A Reception History of the Milhaud-Claudel Collaborations in the US, or, The Coming of Age of Christophe Colomb, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 2008

A Tribute to D. Stanley Hasty, Bruce Curlette

Publications from 2006

Some Considerations for Programming for a Woodwind Chamber Ensemble, Bruce Curlette

The Blending of Eastern and Western Musical Traditions in Long Zhou's Ding for B-flat Clarinet, Percussion, and Double Bass, Bruce Curlette

An Unauthorized Postscript, John Mortensen

Seven Subtle Ways to Become Ineffective in the Eyes of Your Congregation (article), Roger L. O'Neel

Publications from 2005

Memories of Harold Bauer as a Teacher, John Mortensen

The Power of Bauer, John Mortensen

Are You Well-Blended?, Roger L. O'Neel

Publications from 2004

Out of Adversity, John Mortensen

Publications from 2002

Audio Review: Beyond Noend with Errante, Bruce Curlette

Learning by Listening to Recordings of Great Artists, John Mortensen

Publications from 2001

Is Your Ministry in the Toilet?, Roger L. O'Neel

That's My Line!, Roger L. O'Neel

Claudel and Milhaud: ‘Une collaboration bien plus importante. . ., Sandra S. Yang

Books from 2000


Christmas from the Heart, Charles R. Clevenger

Publications from 1998

Websites for Singers, Mark W. Spencer

Orchestras, Steven Winteregg

Books from 1997


Near to the Heart, Charles R. Clevenger

Across China with a Tuba, Steven Winteregg

Publications from 1996

Pitch Organization and Text Setting in Songs of Charles Seeger, Ruth Crawford Seeger, and Henry Cowell, Roger L. O'Neel

Publications from 1995

How Do You Balance Your Emphasis on Accuracy and Interpretation?, Connie A. Anderson, Rebecca Johnson, Peggy Randolph, and Victoria Ebel-Sabo

Music Worship: An Exercise in Giving, Lyle J. Anderson

Publications from 1994

What Makes Piano Study a Positive Experience for You/Your Child?, Joyce Cameron and Connie A. Anderson

Publications from 1992

How Do You Find Musical Messages in a Piece of Music?, Connie A. Anderson, Joyce Cameron, Janis Combs, Lina Rudzinski, and Lee W. Reichel


Worship Through Music, David Matson

Rhythm as Structure in Messiaen's Visions de l'amen, Sandra S. Yang

Publications from 1988

Pitch Organization and Text Setting in the Psalm Settings of Charles E. Ives, Roger L. O'Neel

Publications from 1985

Jubilant Sound Band Method, Level One, Michael P. DiCuirci

Jubilant Sound Band Method, Level Two, Michael P. DiCuirci

Publications from 1981


Music, Homemade and Family Style, Lyle J. Anderson


Getting Out the Good News, Michael P. DiCuirci


Church Music: Some Biblical Considerations, David Matson


Music: A Ministry to Win Others, Charles M. Pagnard