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The Society for Music Theory celebrates its twentieth anniversary amid the growing diversity of our field. Six of our most distinguished members have been asked to talk about what has interested them most in the past ten years, since our tenth-anniversary celebration in 1987 at the Eastman School of Music.


This item appeared in Music Theory Online in Volume 4, Issue 2 on March 1998. It was authored by Joseph N. Straus,, with whose written permission it is reprinted here.

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