Profiles in "Music and Race" Expertise Area

  • Christi Jay Wells is a musicologist and interdisciplinary scholar in the fields of jazz history, popular music studies, dance studies, and arts & cultural policy.
  • “About as omnivorous as a contemporary artist gets” (NYT), Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) is perhaps the only composer whose collaborations span Philip Glass, Bill T. Jones, Savion Glover and Lady Gaga.
  • Joyce McCall is an assistant professor of music learning and teaching in the School of Music, Dance, and Theatre. Her research centers on how race, culture, and class impact educational equity in music.