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Lyndsey Hoh Copeland

Lyndsey Hoh Copeland

Mellon Fellow, Stanford Humanities Center
Lecturer in Music
Home Institution: 
Stanford Humanities Center & Department of Music, Stanford
DPhil, Ethnomusicology, St John’s College, University of Oxford
MPhil, Social Anthropology from Oxford (with distinction)
BM, Tuba Performance, USC (summa cum laude)


Lyndsey Hoh Copeland is a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow at the Stanford Humanities Center and Lecturer in the Department of Music. She received her D.Phil. in Ethnomusicology from the University of Oxford, her M.Phil. in Social Anthropology from the University of Oxford, and her B.M. in Tuba Performance from the University of Southern California.

Lyndsey's current projects focus on music and sound making practices in the Republic of Benin, music and climate change, and music streaming services. Her research has been supported by fellowships from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, the Fulbright Foundation, and the Clarendon Fund at the University of Oxford. She has articles published in Ethnomusicology Forum and Africa.