Ry Cooder
Ry Cooder, back in the '70s. Live @ the Old Grey Whistle Test! This man has S.O.U.L..
Alan Lomax
The Alan Lomax Collection.
Paul Henry Lang
Paul Henry Lang (August 28, 1901, Budapest – September 21, 1991, Lakeville, Connecticut) was a Hungarian-American musicologist and music critic.Lang was born in Budapest, Hungary, and was educated in ...
Willi Apel
Willi Apel (October 10, 1893 – March 14, 1988) was a German-American musicologist and noted author of a number of books devoted to music.Apel was born in Konitz, West Prussia, now Chojnice in Po...
Leo Treitler
Leo Treitler (b. Jan. 26, 1931) is an American musicologist born in Dortmund, Germany, and is Distinguished Professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.Treitler studied at the ...
Robert D. Levin
Robert D. Levin (born 13 October 1947) is a classical performer, musicologist and composer, and is the artistic director of the Sarasota Music Festival.
Levin attended the Brooklyn Friends School ...
Jan Swafford
Jan Swafford (born September 10, 1946) is an American composer and author. He earned his Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard College and his M.M.A. and D.M.A. from the Yale School of Music. ...
Hans-Jørgen Holman
Hans-Jørgen Holman (20 February 1925 – 6 August 1986) (also Hans-Jorgen Holmen-Guttormsen) was a Norwegian-American musicologist and educationalist. Holman spent the larger part of his life teaching a...
Barbara Russano Hanning
Barbara Russano Hanning (born 1940) is an American musicologist who specializes in 16th- and 17th-century Italian music. She has also written works on the music of 18th-century France and on musical i...
Peter Kivy
Peter Kivy (born October 22, 1934) is a professor of philosophy at Rutgers University. He studies aesthetics and the philosophy of art, particularly the philosophy of music.He earned master's degrees ...
James McKinnon
James William McKinnon (April 7, 1932 - February 23, 1999) was an American musicologist most known for his work in the fields of Western plainchant, medieval and renaissance music, Latin liturgy and m...
James Hepokoski
James Arnold Hepokoski (born 1946) is an American musicologist. He earned his Masters and PhD in Music History from Harvard University, studying with David G. Hughes, John M. Ward, Oliver Strunk and C...
David Dodge Boyden
David Dodge Boyden (Westport, Connecticut, December 10, 1910 – Berkeley, California – September 18, 1986) was an American musicologist and violinist specializing in organology and perfo...
Jean Ritchie
Jean Ritchie (born December 8, 1922) is an American folk music singer, songwriter, and Appalachian dulcimer player.
Jean Ritchie was born to Abigail (née Hall) and Balis W. Ritchie of Viper, an un...
Jean Ritchie - Wikipedia
Deborah Burton
Deborah Burton is an American music theorist, pianist, and academic. She is particularly known for her publications on Giacomo Puccini and his works, including the 2004 book Tosca's Prism: Three Momen...
Ruby Terrill Lomax
Ruby Terrill Lomax (1886 – December 28, 1961) was an American educator and folklorist, who worked with her husband John A. Lomax to collect American folk songs, campaigned for women's education, and w...
Lewis Lockwood
Lewis H. Lockwood (born New York City, 1930) is an American musicologist.Born in New York City in December 1930, he attended the High School of Music and Art, then Queens College, and did graduate wor...
Peter Schickele
Johann Peter Schickele (/ˈʃɪkəli/; born July 17, 1935) is an American composer, musical educator, and parodist, best known for comedy albums featuring music written by Schickele, but which he presents...
Peter Schickele - Wikipedia
Hugo Leichtentritt
Hugo Leichtentritt (1 January 1874, Pleschen, Polish: Pleszew, nearby Posen, Province of Posen – 13 November 1951, Cambridge, Massachusetts) was a German-Jewish musicologist and com...
Steven Loza
Steven Joseph "Steve" Loza (born August 9, 1952) is professor of ethnomusicology at UCLA and Lecturer III in music at the University of New Mexico. He is an author of two books and editor of four ant...
Laurence Dreyfus
Laurence Dreyfus, FBA (born 1952) is an award-winning musicologist and player of the viola da gamba who is currently University Lecturer and Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. He was born and raised...
Ellen Rosand
Ellen Rosand is an American musicologist, historian, and opera critic who specializes in Italian music and poetry of the 16th through 18th centuries. Her work has been particularly focused on the musi...
Ralph Kirkpatrick
Ralph Kirkpatrick (/kɜrkˈpætrɪk/; June 10, 1911 – April 13, 1984) was an American musician, musicologist and harpsichordist. He is most famous for his chronological catalog of Domenico ...
Leo Sarkisian
Leo Sarkisian (born January 4, 1921) was an enthnomusicologist and broadcaster for Voice of America radio. He is known for his work to showcase African music with his Time in Africa program.In 1963 in...
Jerry Zolten
Jerry Zolten is an American writer, advocator for, and producer of American roots music. An Associate Professor at Penn State University, he is best known as the author of a book tracing the 30-plus y...
William S. Newman
William Stein Newman (April 6, 1912 – April 27, 2000) was an American musicologist.He was born in Cleveland, Ohio. From 1945 he taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is b...
Fred Ramsey
Charles Frederic Ramsey, Jr. (January 29, 1915 in Pittsburgh – March 18, 1995 in Paterson, New Jersey) was an American writer on jazz and record producer.Ramsey took his BA at Princeton Universi...