AboutGabrielle Cornish is a PhD candidate in Musicology at the Eastman School of Music. Her research broadly considers music and everyday life in the Soviet Union. In particular, her dissertation traces the intersections between music, technology, and the politics of “socialist modernity” after Stalinism. Her research in Russia has been supported by the Fulbright Program, the Glenn Watkins Traveling Fellowship, and the Cohen-Tucker Dissertation Research Fellowship from the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies. Other projects include Russian-to-English translation as well as a digital project that maps the sounds and music of the Space Race.
EducationPhD in progress, Musicology, Eastman School of Music
MA, Musicology, Eastman School of Music
BA, Russian Studies and Music, University of Rochester
MembershipsAmerican Musicological Society
Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies