Past conference presentations
Discusses the Cuban trovador’s use of certain harmonic devices to depict affects in four stages of his career.
Ongoing project examining the impact of cell phone and internet technologies on record companies, consumer behavior, and the music market.
The Cuban son as interpreted by Guillén, then reinterpreted by three Cuban composers in the 1930s.
Violetta-Germont duet as a turning point in keys and motives in the Verdi opera.
Analyzes the interaction of Japanese prosody, rhythms, and rhymes in rap.
Revised version following field work in Japan:
Winner, Hewitt Panteleoni Prize
Discusses the evolution of the tragicomic aspects of Elvira character from the Molière play to the Bertati-Gazzaniga opera to the Da Ponte-Mozart masterpiece, as expressed in the drama and the music.
Noriko Manabe www.norikomanabe.com Contact nmanabe at princeton dot edu