Davide Ceriani

Davide Ceriani is an Assistant Professor of Musicology in the Department of Music at Rowan University (New Jersey). He received his Ph.D. in Musicology from Harvard University in May 2011 and was the recipient of a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Music at Columbia University. Dr. Ceriani’s two main areas of research are the reception of Italian opera in the United States from 1880 until 1940 (with special focus on how opera defined Italian cultural identity in America during the years of mass migration) and music in Italy during the interwar period (with special focus on the intersection of politics, criticism, and historiography).


Rowan University (New Jersey)



JMC Volume 3 (2019)