Stephen Brown


Associate Professor of Music Theory (Coordinator) 

Associate Professor
Bldg. 37, Room 227
PhD Music Theory, Yale University
BA Music and History, Harvard

Before coming to NAU, Stephen Brown taught at the University of Connecticut (Assistant Professor, 2000-2001) and the Oberlin Conservatory (Assistant Professor 2001-2007; promoted to Associate Professor with tenure 2007).

Professor Brown has done research in post-tonal theory and analysis, transformational theory, and the music of Shostakovich.

He has given papers at numerous venues, including the New Conference of Music Theorists, the West Coast Conference of Music Theory and Analysis, Music Theory Midwest, the Society for Music Theory, and the International Musicological Society. His articles appear in Music Theory Spectrum, Music Analysis,Intégral, and Music Theory Online.