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Sydney Hutchinson

Sydney Hutchinson


Associate Professor, Music History and Cultures | Director of Undergraduate Studies in Music History & Cultures
Art & Music Histories

sjhutchi@syr.edu


315.443.5032


Research and Teaching Interests


  • Music and dance of the Caribbean, especially the Dominican Republic and NYC
  • Music and dance of the US-Mexico border
  • Social partner dance, especially salsa dancing - localization, globalization, and partnering protocols
  • Merengue típico and other accordion musics of Latin America
  • Gender and performance

Courses

Performance Live
Music of the Caribbean
Music in Latin America
Dance in American Culture
Music and Identity
Caribbean Dance

Education

Ph.D. Ethnomusicology, New York University, 2008

M.A. Ethnimusicology, Indiana University, 2002

B.Mus. summa cum laude, Piano Performance, University of Arizona, 1996

Other Publications

Please visit https://syr.academia.edu/SydneyHutchinson/Papers for a complete listing of my articles, book chapters, conference papers, and other publications, including some full text.

Awards, Honors, Grants

Please click on my CV for a full list of my awards and other honors.