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Michael Bane

Postdoctoral Scholar, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music (Musicology)

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Merrill Hall, MU106

  • Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
  • M.M., Northwestern University
  • B.A., University of Wisconsin at Madison

Michael Bane is a postdoctoral scholar and visiting assistant professor of musicology at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

He earned his Ph.D. in historical musicology from Case Western Reserve University in 2016. His research interests include musical culture in seventeenth-century France, music and civility, amateur musical communities, and Modernism. His dissertation, "Honnêtes Gens as Musicians: The Amateur Experience in Seventeenth-Century Paris," won support from a number of institutions, including the Library of Congress and the Newberry Library, and he spent the 2015-16 academic year in Paris as a Fulbright fellow.

Bane's work has appeared in the Journal of Seventeenth-Century MusicOxford Bibliographies, and Notes.