Wendy Heller

Scheide Professor of Music History; Professor of Music


(609) 258—1906


316 Woolworth Ctr



Wendy Heller, Scheide Professor of Music History, is Chair of the Department of Music at Princeton University and also serves as Director of the Program in Italian Studies. Recognized as one of the leading scholars in the field of Baroque music, Heller has specialized in the study of 17th- and 18th-century opera from interdisciplinary perspectives, with special emphasis on gender and sexuality, art history, Italian literature, dance history, and the classical tradition.

Heller is an executive committee member for the Program in European Cultural Studies. Read her full bio on the Department of Music website.

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