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Arts Administration
Arts Administration
Minor in Music Theory and History, UK Choirs, and WRFL

Ashleigh is a junior Arts Administration major from Louisville, and her arts focus is music theory and history. She not only collects musical instruments, plays the piano, violin, guitar, and ukelele, and sings, but she also tap dances, enjoys playing Dungeons and Dragons, and DJs as well as...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
20th and 21st century music

Desirée Bradford Scarambone is a professional juggler. When she is not eagerly pouring over musicological texts in the Fine Arts library at the University of Kentucky she can be found enthusiastically mentoring pre-college students in her professional piano studio in Richmond, Kentucky. When she...

Arts Administration
Arts Administration
Digital Media and Design, especially promotional materials

Alexandra is a senior in the Arts Administration program and has wanted to work in the music industry since she was about thirteen years old. She started out with wanting to do live event/concert photography but has since switched over to the more administrative area of the industry. She...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology

Scot Buzza has had an international performing career over that includes solo appearances with orchestras in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland and Venezuela. He has held principal violist positions with orchestras in both Tokyo, Japan and...

Arts Administration
Arts Administration
Trombone, Spanish

Destiny is from Louisville and is a junior Arts Administration major, with a double minor in Trombone Performance and Spanish.

Her favorite color is yellow and she is an only child. One of Destiny's favorite things to do is play jazz and jam with her friends. At the College of Fine Arts,...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
21st Century Opera

Kathryn Caton is a doctoral candidate in musicology at the University of Kentucky. Her academic research explores new and experimental twenty-first century operas with interdisciplinary crossovers into the worlds of social theory and media studies. Her dissertation, “Opera Experiments and Social...

Music
Music Performance
Percussion, Orchestra, Chamber music, Sound studies

Emily is a senior Percussion Performance major from Houston, TX. Emily has been extremely active within the School of Music during her entire time at the University of Kentucky, playing in the Percussion Ensemble, Steel Band, UK Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia, Wind Ensemble, Symphony Band,...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Anglo-American hymnody of the early nineteenth century

Erin Fulton is a fourth-year PhD candidate in musicology who intends to pursue a career in music librarianship. Erin’s scholarly interests center on Anglo-American hymnody of the early nineteenth century, especially social worship hymns and the material culture of religious music. She not only...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Fin de siècle French Music

Yingchao Han is from Xiamen, Fujian, China. Currently, he is in his second year of Ph. D. studies in Musicology at the University of Kentucky. He holds an M. A. in Musicology from the City College of New York, and an LL. M from Indiana University. His main interests in musicology are French...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Music and life of Franz Liszt

Born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida, Matt is a Doctoral Candidate in Musicology and Ethnomusicology. His varied musical background has led to him holding various teaching positions at nearly every level of music education, both in the United States as well as internationally in the People's...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Shamanic music on Jeju Island in South Korea

Tanner Jones is currently a PhD Candidate in Ethnomusicology and is writing his dissertation entitled Performing Agency and Change Through Jeju Shaman Ritual. This year, Tanner was awarded the Fellowship for Graduate Studies through the Korea Foundation, which funds a year of his research and...

Arts Administration
Art Studio, Arts Administration
Feminism; Contemporary art; New cities; Traveling; Carbs; Running; Kendrick, Cole, and Logic; Local coffee shops; Michael Scott

Megan is a junior from Dayton, Ohio and is a double major in Arts Administration and Art Studio, with a minor in French Language and Culture. Her art specialization is paint, print, and photography. Her interests include feminism, contemporary art, new cities, traveling, carbs, running, Kendrick...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Women using music to bridge the United States and China

Melinda Lio is a Lexington native who is working on her masters in musicology with an emphasis in ethnomusicology. She is writing her thesis on three women who are using music to bridge the United States and China. She graduated from UK with a B.A. in piano and enjoys playing the pipa, er-hu,...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Rural identity in popular music

Nathaniel Lucy is a Ph.D student in Musicology/Ethnomusicology at the University of Kentucky. He spent his adolescent years throughout Missouri and in Fayetteville, Arkansas. While attending Missouri State University, Nathaniel gained an interest in vernacular and popular music of the world,...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology

Kaylina Madison is a doctoral candidate in musicology at the University of Kentucky.  She is originally from Vicksburg, Mississippi. She graduated with a Master of Arts Degree in 2012 from Middle Tennessee State University and summa cum laude from Fisk University in May 2010 with a...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
Jazz & activist street bands

Isaac Maupin is a third-year Ph.D. student in the University of Kentucky’s Ethnomusicology/Musicology program. Prior to attending the University of Kentucky, he attended Otterbein University where he received a Bachelor of Music in guitar performance in 2013. Following the completion of his...

Theatre & Dance
Arts Administration, Theatre
Theatre management – operations, marketing, development

Logan is from Owensboro, KY, and is a sophomore double major in Arts Administration and Theatre. His main interests are the technical aspects of theatrical production, stage management, directing, and front of house work. His ultimate goal is to have a career in theatre management—operations,...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology

Nathan Miller is the Assistant Professor of Musicology and Director of the Orchestra at Asbury University.  In addition, Nathan also directs the Asbury University Salvation Army Student Fellowship Brass Band, which is an extra-curricular ensemble. Having played the alto horn in Salvation Army...

Theatre & Dance
Theatre
Stage Management, Costumes, Behind the scenes!

Emily is from Cincinnati, OH, and is a sophomore Theatre major. Her primary focus is Stage Management, but she also enjoys working on costumes and just being involved in any way behind the scenes!

Emily has been involved in theatre her whole life, and the arts have always been something...

Music
Musicology & Ethnomusicology
American percussionist, Max Neuhaus

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