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.
Douglas Townsend
Douglas Townsend (November 8, 1921 – August 1, 2012) was an American composer and musicologist. Born in Manhattan, Townsend became interested in composition while a student at the Fiorello H. LaGuard...
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...
Edward Downes (American musicologist)
Edward Olin Davenport Downes (August 12, 1911 – December 26, 2001) was an American musicologist, professor and music critic. He is perhaps best known as the host and quizmaster of the Metropolitan Ope...
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 ...
Oleg Timofeyev
Oleg Vitalyevich Timofeyev (Russian: Оле́г Вита́льевич Тимофе́ев, Oleg Vital'evič Timofeev; born January 12, 1963 in Moscow), is an American musicologist and musician of Russian origin, specializ...
Oleg Timofeyev - Wikipedia
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...
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...
Joseph Horowitz
Joseph Horowitz (born 1948, New York City) is an American cultural historian whose seven books mainly deal with the institutional history of classical music in the United States. As a producer of conc...
Arthur Nevin
Arthur Finley Nevin (April 27, 1871 – July 10, 1943) was an American composer, conductor, teacher and musicologist. Along with Charles Wakefield Cadman, Blair Fairchild, Charles Sanford Skilton, and ...
Arthur Nevin - Wikipedia
John Daverio
John Joseph Daverio (October 19, 1954 – March 16, 2003) was a musician, scholar, teacher and author, best known for his writings on the music of Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms. Daverio was...
Bob Gulla
Bob Gulla is an American music historian and musicologist, music encyclopedia author, and biographer and writer. He has authored books such as Icons of R&B and Soul: An Encyclopedia of the Artists...
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...
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...
Neal Zaslaw
Neal Zaslaw (born June 28, 1939) is an American musicologist.
Born in New York, Zaslaw graduated from Harvard in 1961 with a BA and obtained his master's from Juilliard in 1963. He played flute i...
Philip Bohlman
Philip Vilas Bohlman is an American ethnomusicologist. He is the Mary Werkman Distinguished Service Professor of Music and the Humanities at the University of Chicago and a visiting professor at the H...
Philip Bohlman - Wikipedia
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...
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...
Manfred Bukofzer
Manfred Bukofzer (March 27, 1910 – December 7, 1955) was a German-American musicologist and humanist. He studied at Heidelberg University and the Stern conservatory in Berlin, but left Germany in 193...
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 ...