Music historians
Music history, sometimes called historical musicology, is the highly diverse subfield of the broader discipline of musicology that studies music from a historical viewpoint.In theory, "music history" ...
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Paul Du Noyer
Paul Du Noyer (born Paul Anthony Du Noyer; 21 May 1954) is an English rock journalist and author. He was born in Liverpool, Lancashire, and educated at the London School of Economics. He has written a...
Hermann Ritter
Hermann Ritter (16 September 1849 in Wismar – 25 January 1926 in Würzburg) was a German viola player, composer and music historian.
Hermann Ritter studied violin at the Neue Akademie für Musik in ...
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Liudmila Kovnatskaya
Liudmila Grigorievna Kovnatskaya (born 5 February 1941) is a Russian musicologist. She is a professor at the St Petersburg State Conservatoire named after N. Rimsky-Korsakov (1987), and the Chief Rese...
Johann Nepomuk Fuchs (composer)
Johann Nepomuk Fuchs (5 May 1842 – 15 October 1899) was an Austrian composer, opera conductor, teacher and editor. His editorial work included an important role in the preparation of the first complet...
Albrecht Dümling
Albrecht Dümling (born 1949) is a German musicologist and music critic.
Born in Wuppertal, Dümling studied musicology in Essen, Vienna and Berlin and earned a Ph.D. with an interdisciplinary study...
Carl Dahlhaus
Carl Dahlhaus (June 10, 1928 – March 13, 1989), a musicologist from (West) Berlin, was one of the major contributors to the development of musicology as a scholarly discipline during the post-war era....
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Paul Oliver
Paul Oliver (born Paul Hereford Oliver, 25 May 1927, Nottingham, England) is a British architectural historian and writer on the blues and other forms of African-American music. His commentary and re...
Kevin Bazzana
Kevin Bazzana is a Canadian music historian and biographer, best known for his works on the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould. Bazzana is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, and lives i...
Maynard Solomon
Maynard Solomon (born January 5, 1930) was a co-founder of Vanguard Records as well as a music producer, and later became a writer on music.
Maynard Solomon founded Vanguard Records jointly with h...
Don Aters
Don Aters was originally from Chicago, Illinois, moving to Jeffersonville, Indiana at the age of twelve. Aters attended Indiana University and obtained his Bachelor's degree of Arts in Literature &...
Bernhard Paumgartner
Bernhard Paumgartner (born 14 November 1887 in Vienna; died 27 July 1971 in Salzburg) was an Austrian conductor, composer and musicologist.
Ludwig Schiedermair
Ludwig Ferdinand Schiedermair (7 December 1876 in Regensburg – 30 April 1957 in Bensberg) was a German minister and musicologist. He concerned himself with opera history, Mozart, and Beethoven. In 191...
Karl Gustav Fellerer
Karl Gustav Fellerer (7 July 1902, Freising – 7 January 1984, Munich) was a German musicologist. His works include more than 600 scientific publications on catholic church music, Italian music from 16...
Johann Nikolaus Forkel
Johann Nikolaus Forkel (22 February 1749 in Meeder, near Coburg, Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld – 20 March 1818 in Göttingen, Hanover), was a German musician, musicologist and music theorist.
He was born at...
Martin Eybl
Martin Eybl is an Austrian musicologist.
Martin Eybl was born on December 7th 1960 in Neumarkt im Hausruckkreis, a town in the province of Upper Austria, and was educated at the Gymnasium in Krems...
Don Cusic
Don Cusic (born November 13, 1948 in Leonardtown, Maryland) is an American biographer, writer on music, historian of United States American popular music, songwriter, and record producer. He is the au...
Gilles Potvin
Gilles Potvin, CM MSRC (23 Oct 1923 – 4 September 2000) was a Canadian music critic and music historian. He was a music critic for Le Devoir (1961–66, 1973–85) and La Presse (1966–70). Fro...
Gayle Dean Wardlow
Gayle Dean Wardlow (born August 31, 1940) is an American historian of the blues. He is particularly associated with research into the lives of musicians Charlie Patton and Robert Johnson and the histo...