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Roberta Schwartz

Associate Professor, Music
Primary office:
460 Murphy Hall



Current Research & Projects


Research Interests
Her areas of research interest include the early music of Spain, musical patronage, the history of recorded sound, transnational interpretations of African American music, the blues, and rock and roll.
Selected Publications


Courses Taught

"En busca de la cultura cortesana: investigaciones del mecenazgo musical de las cortes nobiliarias del Renacimiento," Signo: Revista de Historia de la Cultura Escrita 5 (1998): 127-132.

"From Criado to Canonization: Music in the Life of Saint Francis of Borja." In Essays on Music and Culture in Honor of Herbert Kellman. Barbara Haggh, ed. Klincksieck, 2001.

"Borja, San Francisco de." Die Musik In Geschichte und Gegenwart: Allgemeine Enzyklopedie der Musik 2 (2001): 325-328.

B. Mus. University of Iowa (1990); M. A. Music History and Literature, University of Iowa (1993); Ph.D. Musicology, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2001)
Language Competence Spanish (5)


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