Joseph  Sargent

Joseph Sargent

Former Adjunct Professor

Joseph Sargent received a B.A. from the University of Rochester and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Stanford University, with a dissertation on the sixteenth-century Spanish Magnificat. He has published and read papers on various aspects of sacred Renaissance music in England and Spain, as well as the modern English cathedral music tradition, and his research has been supported by grants from the Fulbright Program, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the A.A. Heckman Fund . Also active in performance, he frequently conducts area early music ensembles and sings professionally at San Francisco's Grace Cathedral and with the new music ensemble Volti.