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Faculty Directory » Jonathan W. Harvey


Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2020
Monday 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., online
Tuesday 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., online

Office Information:

Room Number: Conlon Fine Arts 164
Phone: 978.665.3857

Courses Taught:


Art of Music (MUSC 1000)
World Music (MUSC 1500)
Commonwealth of the Arts (MUSC 2000)
Classical through Contemporary (MUSC 2130)
Choral Arts: Concert Choir (MUSC 2300-01)
Choral Arts: Chamber Choir (MUSC 2300-02)
Class Voice (MUSC 2600)

First Year Experience

Sound Thinking (FYE 1000)


D.M.A., University of Connecticut (Conducting), 2015
M.M., Indiana University (Choral Conducting), 2009
B.A., Earlham College (Music and Philosophy), 2007

Research Interests:

Choral Music
Contemporary music, commissioning, and composer collaboration
Renaissance performance practice and notation
Adrian Willaert

Current Projects:

Music Director, Brattleboro Concert Choir (VT)
Music Director, Sem Creative Arts Festival (PA)
"The Civic Tribute Motets of Adrian Willaert"
"Musical Veneration of Roman Antiquity in the Renaissance"

Representative Publications:


Harvey, J. (2018). "Official State Rhetoric: The Civic Motets of Adrian Willaert." College Music Society National Conference.

Harvey, J. (2017). "Consciousness of Gender Diversity as Educators." Massachusetts Teachers Association Conference.

Harvey, J. (2016). "Bang for your Buck: Multi-Movement Works for Mixed Chorus and Piano." Massachusetts American Choral Directors Association Conference.

Journal Articles

Harvey, J. (2015). "C.P.E. Bach's Heilig, H.778: Construction of Narrative Meaning." The Choral Scholar, 5(1).

Harvey, J. (2010). "A Beginner's Guide to Prophecy: Orlande de Lassus's Prophetiae Sibyllarum." Choral Journal, 50(11).

Doctoral Dissertation

Harvey, J. (2015). "The Secular Latin-Texted Works of Adrian Willaert." University of Connecticut.

Professional Affiliations:

ACDA - American Choral Directors Association (Collegiate Chair, Massachusetts Chapter)
CMS - College Music Society
NCCO - National Collegiate Choral Organization
Chorus America