Music and the Elements


Swann, Richard
Swann, Richard


Session Description

What makes music tick? How is music made and how does it work? Have you ever wondered why you do or don't like a piece of music? These are some of the underlying questions that this lecture will examine.

Speaker Bio

Richard Swann is currently working in the KAUST Schools. He holds a PhD with specializations in psycho-acoustics, education and conducting from Florida State University. He also holds degrees with specializations in Musicology, Composition and Analysis. Apart from his regular teaching duties, his work in music education has taken him all over the world as an orchestral and choral conductor, clinician and workshop presenter.

Conference/Event Name
Winter Enrichment Program 2010

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