I. INVITED TALKS

1. “Sounds of Heaven: Reconciling History, Ethnicity and Nationhood in the Divine Music of the Qing Empire,” Academic Pathways Postdoctoral Fellows Symposium, Vanderbilt University, February 18, 2020

2. “‘Sound of Elegance’: Yayue Revival, Music Theory, and the Politics of Nationhood in China Today,” Liberal

Arts Department, Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA, 2019

3. “A Musicological Perspective: From East Asian Court Music Revivals to the Prospect of Chinese Music on the

Global Stage,” Divine Music Administration, Temple of Heaven, Beijing, China, 2017

II. CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

1. “Sounds of Heaven: Reconciling History, Ethnicity, and Nationhood in the Divine Music of the Qing Empire,

Annual Meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2018

2. “Musical Thing-Power: ‘Unmasking’ Hindustani Instruments in Chinese Reality Shows Today,” Annual Meeting of AAS-in-ASIA, Association for Asian Studies, New Delhi, India, 2018

3. “Can the Exotic ‘Sound’?: Muted India on a Chinese Stage,” the 21st International meeting of CHIME 

(“Chinese Music as cross-culture”), Lisbon, Portugal, 2018

4. “The ‘Everything Else’ Ensemble: Pleasures and Compromises in Collective Musicking of the Amateur Kind,” Together in Music Conference: Expression, Performance and Communication in Ensembles, National Centre for Early Music, York, 12-14 April 2018

5. “Long Live the Bian Tones!: Reconstructing National Scales in the Chinese Yayue Revival,” Annual Meeting of the Society for Ethnomusicology, Denver, Colorado, October 26-29, 2017

6. “‘We’ve Got Harmony, Too!’: Reclaiming Music Theory, Performing Chinese-ness,” Annual Meeting of the Northeast Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology (NECSEM), Providence, Rhode Island, March 2017

7. “When Tradition Meets Modernity: Aboriginal Musics in Taipei,” Annual Meeting of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology (MACSEM), Pittsburgh, PA, March 2011

8. “When Tradition Meets Modernity: Aboriginal Musics in Taipei,” Asian Popular Music Conference,

Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, March 2011