Kate Rogers is currently pursuing her PhD in Historical Musicology at CWRU. Her research interests include string performance practice and pedagogy, amateur music-making in seventeenth-century England, popular music and gender, and Brazilian popular music. Kate holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in viola performance, string pedagogy, and musicology from the University of Oregon. As a violist, Kate has performed regularly with the Oregon Mozart Players and Oregon Bach Collegium, and has participated in music festivals in California, Washington, Vermont, and São Paulo, Brazil. She currently plays tenor viol in the Case Western Viol Consort.
Research Areas: Musicology