Aldridge, James

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jla101@case.edu

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Research Areas: Musicology

James Aldridge is a second-year PhD candidate in Historical Musicology at CWRU. He holds a Bachelor of Music in jazz performance and a Master of Musicology from McGill University in Montreal, QC. James’s research deals with mid-century jazz, but focuses primarily on theories of psychical wellness, edgework, and risk-mitigation in understandings of improvisatory process.