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Jocelyn Nelson
(music history, early guitar)

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D.M.A. (early guitar performance with an emphasis in early music), University of Colorado Boulder; M.A. (Guitar Performance and Music History dual degree), B.M. Magna Cum Laude (Guitar Performance), University of Denver, Lamont School of Music. ECU School of Music courses include music history, music appreciation, lute and guitar literature, and early guitar and lute performance. Ma Guiterre je te chante, 2010 recording of 16th century French guitar and vocal music with vocalist Amy Bartram garnered favorable reviews in France and England. Current projects include research on early guitar notation in the collaborative Corpus des Luthistes project under the auspices of the Centre d’Études Supérieures de la Renaissance for publication with Brepol, and authorship of a music appreciation text published by Cognella, Gateway to Music: An Introduction to American Vernacular, European Art, and World Musical Traditions.