Dr. James Bennighof

Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Policy
Professor of Music Theory

School of Music
One Bear Place #97408
Baylor University
Waco, TX 76798
Phone: (254) 710-2360
Fax: (254) 710-1191
E-Mail: james_bennighof@baylor.edu

JAMES BENNIGHOF Ph.D., University of Iowa. Research and creative interests: critical analysis of 20th-century art music and American vernacular music, choral composition. Articles in Journal of Music Theory, Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy, American Music, College Music Symposium, and International Dictionary of Black Composers; papers read at various national conferences; choral works published by Oxford University Press and Heritage Music Press. President, Texas Society for Music Theory, 1997-2000; recent publications include The Words and Music of Paul Simon (Praeger, 2007) and The Words and Music of Joni Mitchell (Praeger, 2010).