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Professor Philip Bohlman

Post
Mary Werkman Distinguished Service Professor of the Humanities and of Music, The University of Chicago

Specialisms
Ethnomusicology: music as an agent of change in culture and modern history; music and religion and race; music in European Judaism and Islam.

Past appointments
Mary Werkman Distinguished Service Professor of the Humanities and of Music The University of Chicago (1987 - )
Vising Professor of Music Newcastle University (2002 - 2006)
Gastprofessor, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin University of Berlin (2005 - )
Visiting Distinguished Professor of Ethnomusicology and Ritual Studies Yale University (2006 - )

Principal publications
World Music: A Very Short Introduction, 2002
Jüdische Volksmusik - Eine Mitteleuropäische Geistesgeschichte, 2005
Jewish Music and Modernity, 2008

Website
http://music.uchicago.edu/page/philip-v-bohlman

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