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RIA # 159: Dr. Reeves Shulstad on Biographical Research

Dr. Reeves Shulstad

On this episode, Katie is joined by Dr. Reeves Shulstad, an Associate Professor in the Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. She is a musicologist and is currently working on a book about microtonalist composer and early music performer Tui St. George Tucker. She teaches music history and special topics courses at ASU and has published on pedagogy.

Transcript (.docx)

Show Notes

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Segment 1: Researching Music [00:00-11:24]

In this first segment, Reeves shares the different elements involved in researching music.

Segment 2: Researching a Historical Figure [11:25-21:53]

In segment two, Reeves discusses some of the benefits and challenges of researching a historical figure.

Segment 3: Implementing Research in the Classroom [21:54-33:45]

In segment three, Reeves shares about how she is using her research project in her teaching.

In this segment, the following resources are mentioned:

Bonus Clip #1 [00:00-02:25]: Storytelling and Research

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