Phone: (336) 758-6176
Office: M315 Scales Fine Arts Center
I am an Assistant Professor of Music at Wake Forest University specializing in ethnomusicology. A graduate of Florida State University (Ph.D. 2013, M.M. 2009) and The University of Chicago (B.A. 2007), I was previously Visiting Instructor in Ethnomusicology and Director of World Music at Emory University (2013-2014). At Wake Forest, I teach courses in world and popular musics and direct the Balinese gamelan, Gamelan Giri Murti.
My research addresses concepts of space, time, cultural representation, and pedagogy within transnational Balinese gamelan communities and in film and television music. My writing has appeared in various journals and edited volumes, including Musicultures and Eth