Mitchell Morris
Professor Emeritus - Musicology

Mitchell Morris taught at UCSD and McGill University before coming to UCLA in 1997. Among his many specialties are: Music, Gender, and Sexuality; Opera Studies; Music at the last fin-de-siecle; Russian and Soviet Music; American popular song; Ecomusicology; Film and TV Music. He is a co-editor of The Oxford Handbook of the American Musical and the author of The Persistence of Sentiment: Display and Feeling in Popular Music of the 1970s. A frequent collaborator with the Los Angeles Opera, he is also an active working librettist with premieres in the U.S. and Mexico.

UCLA Faculty and Opera Alumnus Share in LA Opera's Double Grammy Win
LA Opera’s 2015 production of┬ácomposer┬áJohn Corigliano and librettist William M. Hoffman’s “The Ghosts of Versailles” won Grammys for opera recording and engineered classical album. The former went to a team
Joy H. Calico
Professor and Chair of Musicology, Director of Graduate Studies
Tiffany Naiman
Instructor - Music Industry & Musicology (Critical Perspectives, Capstone Sequence, History of Popular Music), Director of Undergraduate Programs in Music Industry
David MacFadyen
Professor and Chair of Music Industry, Professor - Musicology and Comparative Literature
Catherine Provenzano
Assistant Professor - Musicology and Music Industry (Critical and Contemporary Perspectives on Music Technology)
Robert Fink
Associate Dean for Academics, Professor - Music Industry, Musicology and Humanities (Music Theory, Analysis of Popular Music, Internships and Industry Partnerships)
Raymond Knapp
Distinguished Professor - Musicology and Humanities, Director of UCLA Center for Musical Humanities
Nick DePinna
Adjunct Assistant Professor - Musicianship
Jenny Olivia Johnson
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Associate Professor - Musicology
Mark Kligman
Mickey Katz Chair of Jewish Music and Professor - Musicology, Ethnomusicology, and Humanities, Director of Lowell Milken Center for Music of American Jewish Experience
Jessica Schwartz
Associate Professor - Musicology and Music Industry (Punk and DIY)
Nina Eidsheim
Professor of Musicology, Founder and Director of UCLA PEER Lab
Kat De Nicola
Assistant to the Chair - Department of Musicology and Global Jazz Studies Program
Holley Replogle-Wong
Lecturer in Musicology, Program Director of CMH
Elizabeth Randell Upton
Associate Professor - Musicology and Humanities
Thomas Hodgson
Assistant Professor - Musicology and Music Industry (Music and Data, Global Music Industry)
Cesar Favila
Associate Professor - Musicology, Director of Undergraduate Studies

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