Creation of an Aural Map: Convergence of Music and Biological Anthropology Methodologies


  • Jerusha T Achterberg,

    1. Quantitative biological anthropologist with interests in human evolution, global health and human biology. Her primary research uses simulation models to explore human-disease interactions in public health and evolutionary applications. Jerusha is also engaged in increasing the participation of women and underrepresented minorities in the sciences.
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  • Anthony J Pierce

    1. Musician specializing in viola and saxophone performance. His disciplinary interests include post-tonal and common practice era theory and he is interested in cross-cultural musical expression. Anthony has performed across North America and Japan and currently plays in a Seattle Klezmer band.
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[commentary, Music and Sound, Biological Anthropology, research methods, quantitative mapping]