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Music Theory & Composition Undergraduate Degree Options

Students new to KU in Fall 2013 (and all semesters thereafter) must follow the degree requirement check sheets posted here, which include the KU Core. Students who were admitted to their current degree at KU prior to Fall 2013, please continue to follow the requirements in place when you began. In some instances, students who began prior to Fall 2013 can elect to change to the new degree requirements that include the KU Core. Please contact Rita Riley in the School of Music Student Services Office, Room 450 Murphy Hall, if you have any questions.


Music Theory & Composition Professional Sequence

Students wishing to pursue the Bachelor of Music in Composition, the Bachelor of Music in Theory, or the Bachelor of Arts in Music Theory degrees must apply for admission to the professional sequence, which includes an application form, recommendation from a member of the theory faculty (for a theory degree) or the composition faculty (for a composition degree), recommendation from an applied teacher, and a portfolio of original writings (for a theory degree) or compositions (for a composition degree). The entire theory and composition faculty will review the application materials.


Music Theory & Composition Graduate Degree Options


The MTHC Course Descriptions catalog below contains a complete listing of the courses offered by KU School of Music. Please visit the KU Schedule of Classes for a listing of the courses currently offered by School of Music.

MTHC Course Descriptions

MTHC 105 Theory I
The first semester of an integrated two-year theory sequence that examines the harmonic, melodic, rhythmic, and formal organization of music while developing critical listening and keyboard skills. Prerequisite: Music major or consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 115 Theory II
The second semester of an integrated two-year theory sequence that examines the harmonic, rhythmic, and formal organization of music while developing critical listening and keyboard skills. Prerequisite: MTHC 105. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Burton,Christopher Douglas
MTWR 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 402 - LAWRENCE
4 56431
LBN Burton,Christopher Douglas
F 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 56434
LBN Burton,Christopher Douglas
F 12:00-12:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 56438
LEC Berghout,Elizabeth Egbert
MTWR 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
4 53237
LBN Berghout,Elizabeth Egbert
M 12:00-12:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 53239
LBN Berghout,Elizabeth Egbert
M 01:00-01:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 53238
LEC Gage,Christopher Wayne
MTWF 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 123 - LAWRENCE
4 55748
LBN Gage,Christopher Wayne
R 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 55749
LBN Gage,Christopher Wayne
W 12:00-12:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 55750
LEC Osborn,Bradley Thomas
TWRF 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 442 - LAWRENCE
4 53234
LBN Osborn,Bradley Thomas
M 08:00-08:50 AM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 53236
LBN Osborn,Bradley Thomas
T 01:00-01:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 53235
MTHC 150 Introduction to Music Theory: Reading, Listening, Composing
An introductory course for non-music majors, emphasizing western art and vernacular styles of music. Students will participate in and interact with various parameters of music through the acquisition of basic musical skills. For freshmen and sophomores. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 205 Theory III
The third semester of an integrated two-year theory sequence that examines the harmonic, melodic, rhythmic, and formal organization of music while developing critical listening and keyboard skills. Prerequisite: MTHC 115. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 253 Composition
For music theory and composition majors. Creative writing using basic concepts in harmony, melody, and form. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: MTHC 115. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 55751
IND Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53244
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53245
IND Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53246
MTHC 315 Theory IV
The fourth semester of an integrated two-year theory sequence that examines the harmonic, melodic, rhythmic, and formal organization of music while developing critical listening and keyboard skills. Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Burton,Christopher Douglas
MTRF 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
4 60578
LBN Burton,Christopher Douglas
W 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 60579
LBN Burton,Christopher Douglas
W 01:00-01:50 PM MUR 238 - LAWRENCE
4 60580
LEC Webber,Miriam Brack
MTWF 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 402 - LAWRENCE
4 53240
LBN Webber,Miriam Brack
R 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 148 - LAWRENCE
4 53242
LBN Webber,Miriam Brack
R 01:00-01:50 PM MUR 148 - LAWRENCE
4 53241
MTHC 316 Tonal Form and Post-Tonal Techniques
A study of musical forms from the common practice period through the present day and analytical techniques for post-tonal music. The class is designed for music education and music therapy majors. Prerequisite: MTHC 205, music education, or music therapy major. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Murphy,Scott Brandon
MTWRF 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 123 - LAWRENCE
4 53243
LEC Jones,Nathan Allen
MTWRF 09:00-09:50 AM MUR 442 - LAWRENCE
4 60443
MTHC 350 Introduction to Music Theory: Reading, Listening, Composing
An introductory course for non-music majors, emphasizing western art and vernacular styles of music. Students will participate in and interact with various parameters of music through the acquisition of basic musical skills. For juniors and seniors. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 355 Readings in Music Theory: _____
Investigation of a subject by means of directed readings using primary scholarly sources. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 55752
LEC Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53247
LEC Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53249
LEC Osborn,Bradley Thomas
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 64345
LEC Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53248
LEC Street,David Alan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 60447
MTHC 400 Graduate Theory Review: Writing Skills
A survey of harmonic principles with emphasis on nineteenth and early twentieth century materials. For graduate students deficient in undergraduate harmonic theory. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Moreira De Almeida Nazareth,Antonio
MW 12:00-12:50 PM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
2 53250
MTHC 402 Graduate Theory Review: Aural Skills
Development of aural and sight-reading skills using materials related to the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. For graduate students deficient in undergraduate aural theory. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Moreira De Almeida Nazareth,Antonio
MF 01:00-01:50 PM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
2 53251
MTHC 410 Tonal Forms
Phrase structure and formal design in common-practice tonal music. Structural analysis of binary, ternary, rondo, sonata, variations, and contrapuntal, and multi-movement forms. Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 432 Introduction to the Analysis Contemporary Music
Introductory course in the sequence, presenting the basic tools of post-tonal and 20th century composition, including, serial techniques, set theory, extended tertian harmony, minimalist techniques, contemporary tonality and other trends. Exploration of form and complex rhythmic structures as well as aural skills appropriate to the subject matter. Prerequisite: MTHC 315. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 433 Advanced Analysis of Contemporary Music
Analysis seminar, emphasizing intense study of larger contemporary works, using techniques learned in the first course (MTHC 732). Further content will vary according to the instructor. Includes aural skills work appropriate to the subject matter. Prerequisite: MTHC 432. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Haaheim,Bryan K
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM MUR 442 - LAWRENCE
3 53252
MTHC 459 Scoring for Field Band
Primary voicings and textural possibilities for wind and percussion instruments will be stressed as these resources relate to the arranging of music for marching and pep bands at the secondary level. (Same as BAND 459.) Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 485 Composing and Arranging for Educational Ensembles
For music majors interested in learning to write for primary and secondary educational performing groups. Emphasizes conventional tonal practices and idiomatic, accessible writing for young players. Prerequisite: MTHC 205, MTHC 484, and MTHC 459. IND.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 498 Undergraduate Recital
Composition recital for undergraduate music composition majors. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 55753
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 55597
IND Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 55598
MTHC 499 Senior Research Project
For seniors majoring in music theory who will normally enroll for two credits in each of the last two semesters. Students will write a scholarly paper on an approved topic. May be repeated for credit. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 56291
IND Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53254
IND Osborn,Bradley Thomas
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 64348
IND Street,David Alan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53253
MTHC 541 Eighteenth-Century Counterpoint
A study of eighteenth century style with analysis and original work. Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 542 Sixteenth-Century Counterpoint
A study of sixteenth-century style with analysis and original work. Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 559 Scoring for Concert Band
Curriculum includes idiomatic writing, tonal balance, scoring for large percussion sections, and analysis of wind colors and instrumental combinations found in music of Holst, Vaughan Williams, Grainger, Stravinsky, Hindemith, and C. Williams. (Same as BAND 559.) Prerequisite: MTHC 205 and MTHC 459. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 55754
MTHC 563 Survey in Jazz Composition and Arranging
Analysis of jazz composition and orchestration, beginning with early procedures (Louis Armstrong through the "Big Band Era") and culminating with analysis of scores by Gil Evans and Bob Brookmeyer. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor required. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 583 Composition
Advanced composition including larger forms in a variety of media. Composition majors will present a public recital of original works during the fourth semester of enrollment. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: MTHC 253 or consent of instructor. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 55755
IND Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53257
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53258
IND Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 53256
MTHC 610 Tonal Forms
Phrase structure and formal design in common-practice tonal music. Structural analysis of binary, ternary, rondo, sonata, variations and contrapuntal, multi-movement forms. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 655 Readings in Music Theory: _____
Investigation of a subject by means of directed readings of primary scholarly sources. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: MTHC 410 and consent of instructor. IND.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 59247
IND Berghout,Elizabeth Egbert
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 62179
IND Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 55756
IND Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53260
IND Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53259
IND Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53262
IND Osborn,Bradley Thomas
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 64349
IND Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-4 53261
MTHC 670 Scoring for Voice
Composing and arranging for voice, including solo voice, choral and operatic settings. Prerequisite: Six hours of MTHC 253 and MTHC 541 and consent of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 674 Orchestration I
A study of the four families of orchestral instruments (woodwinds, brass, percussion, and strings) concentrating on ranges, transpositions, timbres, and techniques of the various instruments. Scoring projects concentrate on voicing and balance within the individual choirs of the orchestra. Prerequisite: MTHC 205. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 676 Orchestration II
A continuation of MTHC 674. Emphasis on scoring for full symphony orchestra and the large wind ensemble. Prerequisite: MTHC 674. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Barnes,James C.
MWF 10:00-10:50 AM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
3 53263
MTHC 678 Electro-Acoustic Composition I
Survey of concepts and practices of electronic sound synthesis. Required of music theory and composition majors, and open to other music majors by consent of department. Prerequisite: MTHC 315 or MTHC 316. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 680 Electro-Acoustic Composition II
Basic concepts and techniques of electronic composition. For majors in music theory and composition. Prerequisite: MTHC 678 and consent of division. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Haaheim,Bryan K
TR 02:00-03:15 PM MUR 412 - LAWRENCE
3 53264
MTHC 732 Introduction to the Analysis of Contemporary Music
Introductory course in the sequence, presenting the basic tools of post-tonal and 20th century composition, including, serial techniques, set theory, extended tertian harmony, minimalist techniques, contemporary tonality and other trends. Exploration of form and complex rhythmic structures as well as aural skills appropriate to the subject matter. Prerequisite: MTHC 315 or MTHC 316. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 733 Advanced Analysis of Contemporary Music
Analytical seminar, emphasizing intense study of larger contemporary works, using techniques learned in the first course (MTHC 732). Further content will vary according to the instructor. Includes aural skills work appropriate to the subject matter. Prerequisite: MTHC 732. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Haaheim,Bryan K
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM MUR 442 - LAWRENCE
3 53265
MTHC 741 Canon and Fugue
A study of strict imitation and fugal writing. Practical work in two, three, and four parts in various media. Prerequisite: MTHC 541. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 778 History of Music Theory
A historical survey of music theory, both practical and speculative, from the ancient Greeks to the late twentieth century. (Same as MUSC 778.) LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 789 Seminar on Selected Topics: _____
Topics vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Street,David Alan
MWF 11:00-11:50 AM MUR 440 - LAWRENCE
3 60448
LEC Murphy,Scott Brandon
MWF 10:00-10:50 AM MUR 123 - LAWRENCE
3 61290
MTHC 801 Advanced Analysis I
A bibliographic survey intended to explore aspects of both structure (rhythm, texture and timber) and methodology (semiotics, gesture and cognition) that variously complement the pitch-based approaches to musical interpretation associated with Schenkerian tonal analysis and pitch-class theory. Prerequisite: MTHC 732 Introduction to the Analysis of Contemporary Music or permission of instructor. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Street,David Alan
MWF 12:00-12:50 PM MUR 442 - LAWRENCE
3 65861
MTHC 802 Advanced Analysis II
A bibliographic survey intended to explore in depth the pitch grammars developed by composers of Western Art Music since circa 1910, and the various methodologies assembled to codify them. Prerequisite: MTHC 732 Introduction to the Analysis of Contemporary Music or permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 810 Advanced Tonal Form
An investigation of formal types, processes and functions in the instrumental tonal music of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 820 Seminar in Schenkerian Analysis
A study of the theories and analytical methodologies developed by the Austrian theorist Heinrich Schenker. Prerequisite: MTHC 410 or permission of the instructor. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Murphy,Scott Brandon
TR 11:00-12:15 PM MUR 402 - LAWRENCE
3 57997
MTHC 825 Computers in Music and Music Research
A seminar designed to develop and explore the use and programming of microcomputers as an aid in research and the production of music. Topics will include composition and production tools for music, structured program design, data representation, and basic computer-assisted instruction models. Prerequisite: EECS 138 or equivalent or permission of the instructor. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 830 Pedagogy of Music Theory
Procedures for teaching theoretical concepts and skills. Survey of available texts and related materials. Three credits when offered during a full academic term; one-two credits when offered as a short-term institute. Prerequisite: MTHC 315 or MTHC 316 or permission of instructor. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Osborn,Bradley Thomas
TR 02:00-03:15 PM MUR 402 - LAWRENCE
1-3 64352
MTHC 853 Advanced Composition
Essentially for theory and composition majors on the master's level. May be repeated for credit. Summer session limit one to three hours. RSH.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55757
RSH Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 56329
RSH Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53267
RSH Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53266
MTHC 887 Advanced Orchestration
Prerequisite: MTHC 676, or consent of department. May be repeated for credit. RSH.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
3 55758
MTHC 889 Seminar on Selected Topics: _____
Topics vary by semester. May be repeated for credit. LEC.

The class is not offered for the Spring 2015 semester.

MTHC 898 Recital
Recorded grade for MM Composition recital. LEC.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
LEC Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 64353
LEC Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 64354
LEC Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 64355
LEC Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1 64356
MTHC 899 Thesis
May be repeated for credit. THE.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55759
THE Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53268
THE Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53270
THE Osborn,Bradley Thomas
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 64357
THE Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53269
THE Street,David Alan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 60449
MTHC 953 Advanced Composition
Essentially for theory and composition majors on the doctoral level. May be repeated for credit. Summer session limit one to three hours. RSH.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 56280
RSH Gailey,Daniel J.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 63071
RSH Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53271
RSH Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53272
MTHC 965 Doctoral Composition Recital
May be repeated for credit. RSH.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 58449
RSH Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 58450
RSH Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
2 58451
MTHC 970 D.M.A
A lecture-recital and scholarly paper on a subject pertinent to the student's major field. Open only to candidates for the D.M.A. in performance. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. RSH.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
RSH Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55760
RSH Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55761
RSH Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 53273
MTHC 972 D.M.A
A scholarly paper on a subject pertinent to the student's major field. Open only to candidates for the D.M.A. in performance and conducting. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor. THE.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 58810
THE Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55762
THE Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 55763
THE Street,David Alan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-6 60450
MTHC 999 Dissertation
May be repeated for credit. THE.
Spring 2015
Type Time/Place and Instructor Credit Hours Class #
THE Barnes,James C.
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 57211
THE Haaheim,Bryan K
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 55764
THE Murphy,Scott Brandon
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 55765
THE Osborn,Bradley Thomas
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 64358
THE Pierce,Forrest David
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 53274
THE Street,David Alan
APPT- KULC APPT - LAWRENCE
1-12 60451


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