Justin Cornelison

Justin Cornelison is an ethnomusicologist from Berea, Kentucky currently in his third year of Ph.D. studies at the University of Kentucky. Mr. Cornelison holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music (Percussion) from Berea College, and a Master of Music Education from Eastern Kentucky University. He studies West African drumming, Russian popular music, Rock music, and Georgian folk music. Mr. Cornelison spent his summer of 2014 filming a documentary on cultural relevancy in Georgian folk music in the 21st-century and a second documentary about American country and folk music in the Republic of Georgia.

Doctoral Candidate
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
West African drumming, Russian popular music, Rock music, Georgian folk music

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