Publications


"Shaping the Policies of Cold War Musical Diplomacy: An Epistemic Community of American Composers," Diplomatic History 36/1 (January 2012): 41-52.


"Aaron Copland and the Politics of Cultural Diplomacy," Journal of the Society for American Music 5/3 (2011).


Book chapters

"Music Diplomacy in an Emergency: Eisenhower's 'Secret Weapon," Iceland, 1954-1959," in Jessica Gienow-Hecht (ed.), Music and International History in the Twentieth Century (New York: Berghahn Books, 2015).

“‘A Serious and Delicate Mission’: American Orchestras, American Composers, and Cold War Diplomacy in Europe” in Carol J. Oja, Anne C. Shreffler, Felix Rathert, and Wolfgang Meyer (eds.), Crosscurrents: American and European Music in Interaction (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2013).

 “Aaron Copland on Television: An Annotated List” in Carol J. Oja and Judith Tick (eds.), Copland and his World (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2005). 

“Transcript of Aaron Copland Meets the Soviet Composers” (ed.), in Carol J. Oja and Judith Tick (eds.), Copland and his World (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2005).

Reviews

Review of Music in America's Cold War Diplomacy by Danielle Fosler-Lussier. American Music, forthcoming.

Review of Orpheus in Manhattan: William Schuman and the Shaping of America's Music Life by Steve Swayne. Journal of the Society for American Music 9/2: 232-5.

Review of Jazz Diplomacy: Promoting America in the Cold War Era by Lisa Davenport. Journal of the Society for American Music 7/2 (2013): 211-214.

Review of "The City" DVD (music by Aaron Copland). American Music 29/4 (Winter 2011): 536-538.

Other

"The Cold War" in Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd ed. 

"Ulysses Kay" in Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd ed. (forthcoming).

Journalism

Article on Sonic Weapons for Western News



Ulysses Kay



Aaron Copland