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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Barry Kernfeld
Barry Dean Kernfeld, PhD (born 11 August 1950, San Francisco), is a musicologist and jazz saxophonist who has researched and published extensively about the history of jazz and the biographies of its ...
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...
Simon Morrison
Simon Morrison (born 1964) is a music historian specializing in 20th-century music, particularly Russian and Soviet music, with special interests in dance, film, and historically informed performance ...
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...
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.
Heinrich Henkel (composer)
Heinrich Henkel (16 February 1822 – 10 April 1899) was a German composer who studied with Johann Anton André at Offenbach am Main and became a figure of some importance for Mozart research.Born ...
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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...
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...
Robert Palmer (writer)
Robert Franklin Palmer Jr. (June 19, 1945 – November 20, 1997) was a 20th-century American writer, musicologist, clarinetist, saxophonist, and blues producer. Robert Palmer is best known for boo...
Alan Cross
Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a writer on music. Based in Toronto, Ontario, he is best known nationally and internationally as host of the syndicated radio series The Ongoing History ...
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Ida Marie Lipsius
Ida Marie Lipsius (30 December 1837 in Leipzig – 2 March 1927 in Schmölen), alias La Mara, was a German writer and music historian.
Lipsius was born as daughter of the later directo...
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