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Joseph Alexander Turner

Other Faculty, Music
Last Updated: June 14, 2021
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Research Interests

Research Interests
Late Medieval and Renaissance Music Theory, History of Theory, Early 18th Century Music Theory

Biography

Biography

Joseph Turner is a Ph.D candidate in Music Theory at the University of North Texas. He received his Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees in trombone performance from the University of Arizona. He teaches all levels of aural skills and music theory both at the University of Texas at Arlington. Recently, he served as co-editor for a new edition of Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea, published in 2017 by Bärenreiter, for which project he also wrote a section of the preface. His research interests include the history of music theory, particularly late Medieval and early Renaissance music theory, counterpoint, improvisation, and musica ficta.

Education

Education

    • 2019 PhD in Music Theory
      University of North Texas - Expected 2019, Denton, Texas
    • 2010 MM in Performance
      University of Arizona
    • 2008 BM in Performance
      University of Arizona

Awards and Honors

    •  2015 Outstanding Teaching Fellow in Music Theory sponsored by University of North Texas

Publications


      2017
      • Other
        “Instrumentation” and “Adding Instruments" - In Introduction to Claudio Monteverdi L’incoronazione di Poppea
        [Turner, JosephAlexander].

Courses

      • MUSI 5303-001 ADVANCED COUNTERPOINT
        (Course Id: 112771)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1186-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING II
        (Course Id: 105608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2186-002 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2186-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1326-001 THEORY & HARMONY II
        (Course Id: 105644)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 5301-001 FORM AND STYLE ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 105833)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2185-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING III
        (Course Id: 105650)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2185-004 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING III
        (Course Id: 105650)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2325-002 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2325-003 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 5305-001 HISTORY OF MUSIC THEORY
        (Course Id: 112772)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1186-001 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING II
        (Course Id: 105608)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2186-002 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2186-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2326-002 THEORY & HARMONY IV
        (Course Id: 105680)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 3390-001 SCHENKERIAN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 105750 | Xlist Coursepre: MUSI | Xlist Coursenum: 5390)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 5390-001 SCHENKERIAN ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 112777 | Xlist Coursepre: MUSI | Xlist Coursenum: 3390)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 2185-002 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING III
        (Course Id: 105650)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1185-003 SIGHTSINGING & EAR TRAIN I
        (Course Id: 105607)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1185-004 SIGHTSINGING & EAR TRAIN I
        (Course Id: 105607)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 1325-001 THEORY & HARMONY I
        (Course Id: 105643)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 2325-001 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 2325-004 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MUSI 5303-001 ADVANCED COUNTERPOINT
        (Course Id: 112771)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 4351-001 MUSIC THEORY CAPSTONE/SEMINAR
        (Course Id: 105823)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 2186-001 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 2186-002 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 2186-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 5698-003 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105856)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MUSI 1185-002 SIGHTSINGING & EAR TRAIN I
        (Course Id: 105607)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1325-003 THEORY & HARMONY I
        (Course Id: 105643)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2325-001 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2325-003 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2325-004 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 5398-001 THESIS
        (Course Id: 105855)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 5305-001 HISTORY OF MUSIC THEORY
        (Course Id: 112772)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2186-001 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2186-002 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 2186-003 SIGHTSING & EAR TRAINING IV
        (Course Id: 105651)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MUSI 1325-003 THEORY & HARMONY I
        (Course Id: 105643)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 2325-001 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 2325-003 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MUSI 2325-004 THEORY & HARMONY III
        (Course Id: 105679)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017

Live Performances

Live Performances

  • 2011
    • 2011
      Joseph Alexander Turner
    • 2011
      Joseph Alexander Turner