Mark Slobin

Mark Slobin
Winslow-Kaplan Professor of Music Emeritus
Wesleyan University

Mark SlobinBorn in Detroit, 1943, PhD. from Michigan 1969, taught at Wesleyan 1971-2016.

Mark Slobin worked on 19 book projects, edited a journal, served as president of Society for Ethnomusicology and Society for Asian Music, fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.

Selected Publications

Tenement Songs: Popular Music of the Jewish Immigrants

Chosen Voices: The Story of the American Cantorate

Fiddler on the Move: Exploring the Klezmer World

Subcultural Sounds: Micromusics of the West

Motor City Music: A Detroiter Looks Back

American Klezmer: its Roots and Offshoots