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Professor, Folklore and Ethnomusicology; Adjunct Professor African American and African Diaspora Studies.
B.M. (music education), North Texas State University; M.M. (ethnomusicology) University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. (Ethnomusicology), Indiana University.
Areas of specialization: African-American religious music, music of the African diaspora, black music aesthetics and performance.Contact: burnim @ indiana.edu
Head of Collections
Head of Collections/Technical Services of the Archives of African American Music and Culture.
B.M. (flute, music education), Western Washington University; MLS (music specialization), Indiana University; MA, coursework (folklore/ethnomusicology), Indiana University.
Areas of specialization: performing arts archives and recorded sound collections.Contact: bnelsons @ indiana.edu