Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

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Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 4:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Henry Burnett

Henry Burnett

Professor Emeritus and former Associate Director of Aaron Copland School of Music

Professor Burnett has retired from full-time teaching at the Aaron Copland School of Music. Any inquiries that require advice on the Music minor, transfer credits, or any other matter, please contact the Music Office: 718-997-3800.

Fields of Study:

Degrees and Studies:
PhD, City University of New York

Biographical Information:
17th, 18th, and 19th-century music history, style criticism and theory; traditional Japanese music; licensed master (Natori) of shamisen and koto; articles in Music Theory Spectrum, Perspectives of New Music, International Journal of Musicology, New Grove Dictionary, Asian Music, American Organist, American Choral Review. Founder of the New York Sankyoku-kai Traditional Japanese Music Ensemble. Co-author, along with Roy Nitzberg, of Composition, Chromaticism and the Developmental Process: A New Theory of Tonality (London: Ashgate Publishers Ltd., 2007).



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