Timothy Freeze

Pocock Family Distinguished Visiting Assistant Professor of Music – Trombone, Music History and Literature

Office: Scheide 223
Phone: 330-287-1978
Email: tfreeze@wooster.edu

Timothy D. Freeze is Pocock Family Distinguished Visiting Assistant Professor at The College of Wooster. He is editor of the forthcoming volumes of George Gershwin’s Concerto in F and “I Got Rhythm” Variations for the George and Ira Gershwin Critical Edition (Schott Music). His research on Gershwin’s works for piano and orchestra also appears in the Cambridge Companion to George Gershwin. His essays on Gustav Mahler, Aaron Copland, and Viennese operetta have been published by Oxford, Cambridge, and Böhlau presses. Before coming to Wooster, he taught at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music and at IES Abroad in Vienna. He earned a Ph.D. in historical musicology from the University of Michigan in 2010, having held research fellowships from the Berlin Program for Advanced German European Studies, the German Academic Exchange Service, and the Fulbright Program.

Classes Taught:

  • MUSC-10000 Fundamentals of Music
  • MUSC-11100 Introduction to Music
  • MUSC-13500 Trombone Studio
  • MUSC-19903 Music in the 20th Century
  • MUSC-19904 Music as Social Experience
  • MUSC-21600 The Art of Rock Music
  • MUSC-21900 Women in Music
  • MUSC-31100 Fin-de-Siècle Vienna
  • MUSC-31105 The Life and Music of Mahler
  • MUSC-31106 Music in the 20th Century
  • MUSC-40000 Tutorial in Music
  • FYSM-10100 Contemplating Music
  • FYSM-10100 Why Music Matters
  • FYSM-10100 Music and Politics
  • FYSM-10100 Music, Self, and Society
  • FYSM-10100 The 1920s in Film