• Natalie Kirschstein
  • Natalie Kirschstein

    Assistant Professor

    Regis College


Professional Bio

  • Ph.D., M.A., Ethnomusicology, Harvard University
  • B.S. Music and Psychology, Keele University
Dr. Natalie Kirschstein teaches World Musics, American Music, and Sr. Thesis at Regis. Kirschstein received her Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology from Harvard University in 2007, her M.A. in Ethnomusicology from Harvard in 2003, and a joint honours degree in Music and Psychology from Keele University, Staffordshire, England, in 2001. Her main research areas are Latin American and Irish traditions. Other scholarly interests include music and politics; music and identity; 20th century American composers; and fin de siècle French music. She has taught courses in world music, music theory, and music history and appreciation. During the fall 2007 semester, she lectured at Queen's University's International Study Centre in Sussex, England, where she taught a class on Popular Music Studies