Dr. Melissa Davis is Assistant Professor of Music & Worship Arts
DMA, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, 2013.
MMus., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, 2009.
BFA, York University, Toronto, 2004.
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Jamaican Composers in the Classical Tradition: Three Vocal Works by Dexter, Ashbourne, and Marshall (University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbana-Champaign, Ill., 2013)Classical music has been present in the Jamaica since the 18 century. The country conquered by Britain in 1655, still bears its European influence in its current culture. With a history of many cultures sharing common ...