The musicology program spans the entire spectrum of music history, from the earliest chant to music of the 20th century. It emphasizes the humanistic study of music, music in the context of society, and new critical approaches to the discipline; it is closely linked to the theory program. 

Degrees Offered

The MA generally requires two years, the PhD, an additional three.


Derek Katz | Associate Professor 
Stefanie Tcharos | Associate Professor
David Paul | Associate Professor
Martha Sprigge | Assistant Professor

Graduate Students

Graduate Student Fellowships and Awards

Sasha Metcalf | 2017 Mellon/American Council of Learned Societies Public Fellow
Sara Ballance | 2016 Mellon/American Council of Learned Societies Dissertation Completion Fellowship