Adjunct Professor of Music History
Department(s)Music History, Theory and Ethnomusicology
On the College of Music faculty since 1981, Dr. Bush is associate professor and is immediate past coordinator of music history. After receiving bachelor and master of music degrees in performance from the Eastman School, she was awarded a NDEA fellowship and an AAUW fellowship to complete her doctorate at Eastman.
Her research interests include music of Hadyn and Mozart, 18th century choral music, history of the German Lied and the symphonies of Mahler. Bush is the recipient of four NEH Humanities grants. She is currently editing a collection of ballets written for the Mannheim Court to be published in the series, Recent Researches in the Music of the Classical Era.