Bernstein, Lawrence F.
- Paula Morgan
(b New York, March 25, 1939). American musicologist. He graduated from Hofstra University with the BS in 1960. At New York University he studied with LaRue, Martin Bernstein and with Reese, who also supervised his dissertation; he received the PhD there in 1969. He taught at the University of Chicago from 1965 to 1970. He then joined the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was chairman of the music department (1974–7) and professor from 1981. He was named Karen and Gary Rose Term Professor of Music in 1996, and he has been visiting professor at Rutgers University (1982–3) and New York University (1992). He was also editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Musicological Society (1975–7), a member of the editorial board of the new Josquin Des Prez collected edition (1982–95) and has been general editor of the series Masters and Monuments of the Renaissance (from ...