2015 Hollander Distinguished Lecture in Musicology
(Performing Arts (Dance, Music, Theatre, ...))
Jocelyn Neal, Professor of Music University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill more information...
Jocelyn Neal is Professor of Music and Adjunct Professor of American Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is the author of _The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers_ (Indiana University Press, 2009); _Country Music: A Cultural and Stylistic History_ (Oxford University Press, 2013); and co-author with Bill C. Malone of _Country Music U.S.A._, 3rd revised edition (University of Texas Press, 2010), along with numerous articles and book chapters. Her research spans a century of country music, both formal analysis and cultural practice. She teaches music theory and analysis, popular music courses, and courses on music and dance culture. She holds degrees from Rice University and the Eastman School of Music.