Dissertation Diary 2016-02-25

Sending Chapter 4 for further edits now! I got all my examples cleaned up this week, and this morning I fixed all my citations. Hopefully the few strategic paragraphs I added will make the whole chapter read better. The interspersed quality of my edits this week means I don’t have anything new to add for…

Dissertation Diary 2016-02-18

Oof. What I thought last week was run of the mill, get over it in a day, head-cold turned out to be a¬†week long exhausting fever virus running thru the music school right now. That really screwed up my schedule for teaching and writing, but I don’t think I’m behind schedule yet! I did manage…

Dissertation Diary 2016-02-11

Did more work on diagrams this week. Also had a productive meeting with my advisor – there’s still a lot of work to be done on chapter 4, but I’m fighting a crud today, so I’m taking a break.

Dissertation Diary 2016-02-04

After turning in chapter 4 last week, this week I went back and added a couple paragraphs about Schenker to Chapter 3. I also started on making nice diagrams for chapter 4, so that next week will go a bit easier. Here’s the Mozart/Schenker, and it’s context: ~~~~~ 3.1.5 Levels of Analysis Visually, Functional Analysis…