Glenn Gass

Jacobs School of Music IU Bloomington

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Areas of Expertise

History of rock music, music of the Beatles, music of Bob Dylan.

Expert Bio

Glenn Gass is Provost Professor of Music at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. He developed a series of courses on the history of rock music that were the first to be offered through a music school and are now the longest-running courses of their kind in the world.

He is the recipient of the Herman B Wells Lifetime Achievement Award, Indiana University Sylvia Bowman Distinguished Teaching Award, IU Student Alumni Association Student Choice Award, and many other teaching awards and honors. He is author of "A History of Rock Music: The Rock & Roll Era."

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Updated on: July 3, 2018