Daniel Mollenkamp


BA (University of Denver)

                MSc (London School of Economics)

                MA (Cardiff University)

Course DPhil Music
College Magdalen College

Minority-language music; digitisation’s impact on music reception; linguistic preservation through song; music and aesthetic identity; popular music, film music, video game music; the politics of composition and performance; post-romantic piano

My thesis, preliminarily titled ‘Can Spotify Save Breton?’, will explore digitisation’s impact on music’s role in preserving minority and endangered languages, primarily Welsh, Cornish, and Breton. Supervised by Professors Sarah Hill and David Willis.

                Clarendon Fund

                Magdalen College Graduate Scholarship in Music

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