Faculty and Staff

Anton J Vishio

Professor • Department of Music

Anton Vishio teaches music theory, ear training, and composition. Before returning to William Paterson in 2014, he was a member of the music faculties of McGill University, the University at Buffalo, Vassar College, and New York University-Steinhardt. He is an advisor for the B.A. program in Musical Studies, and a member of the board of the Gandhian Forum.


PhD Music Theory, Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Representative Publications

On Wuorinen's String Trio: Two Analytic Sketches; Perspectives of New Music; 2019

Leçons de Tenebrae: Brian Cherney, Paul Celan, and a Music of Witness; , Intersections: Canadian Journal of Music; Volume 37, 2019

Global Perspectives—The Art of Derivation: Jo Kondo’s Paregmenon; http://musicologynow.ams-net.org; 2018

Fellowships, Grants and Research

Melody, Text and Process in the Songs of Rabindranath Tagore
Assigned Release Time

By appointment