Jacob A. Cohen
Musicologist, Americanist, Professor
Jake Cohen is a musicologist specializing in American classical music of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, as well as American rock music from the 1960s–present. He earned his PhD in musicology from the Graduate Center, CUNY, in 2017 with a dissertation titled "Constructions of New England Identity and Place in American Music, 1885–1935." Jake has taught music history and music appreciation at the University of Washington, Baruch College, Lehman College, and Rutgers University-Newark. Explore the site to learn more about his work and career.