Rebecca Jemian

Dr. Rebecca Jemian joined the faculty of the University of Louisville School of Music in 2013 after many years at the Ithaca College School of Music. She holds the Ph.D. in music theory from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University, the MM in music theory from the Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin, and the Bachelor of Music degree in bassoon performance from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.

Jemian’s research interests include contemporary music and pedagogy topics. Her work has been published in Perspectives of New MusicMusic Theory Online, and Engaging Students. She has presented papers at regional and national conferences. In March 2015, she was the co-organizer of Fostering New Music and Its Audiences: the Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition 30thAnniversary Conference. Dr. Jemian will give the invited pedagogy presentation to the 2018 meeting of the Texas Society for Music Theory.

Dr. Jemian has been the Chief Reader of AP Music Theory since 2014 and also serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy.