Laura Brown

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Laura Brown (2014) is a PhD student in the music history program.  Originally from Erie, Pennsylvania, Laura comes to Yale from the Pennsylvania State University, where she completed an MA in Musicology, as well as honors BA degrees in Music and Russian.  Her MA thesis, under the supervision of Charles Youmans, investigated the pedagogical climate of Prokofiev’s early musical instruction under the tutelage of Reinhold Glière.  Her primary research interests include Russian modernism, particularly in the early music of Stravinsky and Prokofiev, as well as issues of nationalism and interdisciplinarity in Russian music of the 19th century.

Program Type: 
Music History