School Of Music
Office hours & location
Aaron Copland School of Music
Queens College C.U.N.Y.
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 4:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Our office will be closed on Fridays through August 8.
|Eric B. Chernov (Adjunct Assistant Professor)
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Dr. Chernov has coordinated several conferences, including the Third International Schenker Symposium, Carl Schachter: A Celebration, and Developing the Musical Ear: A Conference on the Teaching of Ear Training at the College Level, and has presented at several others.
He teaches courses in music theory, musicology and related fields, and has given lecture-series courses on Mahler, Program and Incidental Music of the 19th century, Beethoven's Symphonies, and American Masters of Song (concentrating on Charles Ives and Aaron Copland). He has conducted seminar courses on the Music of Pete Townshend, British Rock Music of the 1960s, and Led Zeppelin. His dissertation is about analytical issues in four unbarred songs by Charles Ives ("Afterglow," "Like a Sick Eagle," "Premonitions," and "Thoreau.") His thesis, a treatise, is about the learning of a systematic tonal dictation technique. He is also an active composer.
In 1997, he was awarded Queens College's "Graduating Master's Award." In 2010 he was awarded Queens College's "President's Award for Excellence in Teaching by Adjunct Faculty."