Saturday, November 14, 3:00–4:50 CST

3:00–4:50 CST

Coffee Break (AMS Platform)

3:00–5:00 CST

Exhibit Hall Open Hours(AMS Platform)

4:00–4:50 CST

Meaningless Excitement and Smooth Atonal Sound: Phish at the Intersection of Music Theory and Cultural Studies (AMS Platform)

  • Jacob A. Cohen, Affective Music Theory, Public Musicology, and the Construction of Phish Fan Identity
  • Heather Laurel, Towards a Classification System of Improvisational Types in Phish’s Live Performances
  • Steven Reale, On the Persistence of Groove: Structural Fog and Jouissance in a “Split Open and Melt” Jam