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Professor of Music and the Humanities, University of Chicago

Anna-Maria Kellen Fellow - Class of Fall 2002


Thomas Christensen is the Avalon Foundation Professor of the Humanities and Music at the University of Chicago, where he also serves as Associate Dean and Master of the Humanities Collegiate Division. His recent work has led him into questions of nineteenth-century historiographies of music and tonality, as well as print culture in pedagogies of Renaissance music theory. In 2011-12 he returned to Berlin as a Fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg.