Roundtable on Virtual Music Teaching, sponsored by WCCMTA May 15

All interested attendees are welcome to join the the Roundtable on Virtual Teaching May 15, 9:00–2:00 p.m. PST, sponsored by the West Coast Conference of Music Theory and Analysis, and the UCI Music Department.

We are excited to welcome twenty experienced panelists, each of whom will give a lightning talk focusing on one of four areas of virtual instruction: Teaching with Zoom, Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Modes of Instruction, Assessment in an Online Environment, and Curricular Innovations. We look forward to the stimulating discussions that ensue. Please feel free to distribute the program widely.

Click here for free registration. Upon registration participants will receive an email with a zoom link for the conference.


9:00 – 9:50: Teaching on Zoom (Amy Bauer, UC Irvine, chair)
Joe Argentino – Memorial University of Newfoundland
Miriam Piilonen – University of Massachusetts,
Amherst Jennifer Salamone – Oberlin Conservatory
Ciro Scotto – Ohio University
Paula Telesco – University of Massachusetts, Lowell

10:00 – 10:50: Synchronous vs. Asynchronous Modes (Russell Knight, Scripps College, chair)
Timothy Francis – Dixie State University
Samantha Inman – Stephen F. Austin State
Jason Jedlicka – Eastern Illinois University
John King – University of Oregon
Russell Knight – Scripps College

11:00 – 11:50: Lunch hour (WCCMTA Business meeting at 11:30)

12:00 – 12:50: Issues of Assessment (Andrew Aziz, SDSU, chair)
Joseph Dubiel – Columbia University
Eric Lindsay – University of California, Irvine
Douglas Rust – University of Southern Mississippi
Peter Schubert – McGill University
Jennifer Snodgrass – Appalachian State University

1:00 – 1:50: Curricular Innovations (Alfred Cramer, Pomona College, chair)

David Bashwiner – University of New Mexico
Clare Eng – Belmont University
Laurel Parsons – University of Alberta
Anna Stephan-Robinson – West Liberty University
Evan Ware – California State University, Pomona

Closing Remarks

May 15, 2021 - 9:00am