April N. Greenan
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Liberal Arts
Courses Taught Music as Medicine Women in Music Music of Non-Western Cultures Music Research Methods
Professional Experience
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing (2013-Present)

School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.

Assistant Professor (2012-2015)

Department of Music, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, Va.

Director & Associate Professor (1999-2012)

Founding Director, McKay Music Library; and Associate Professor, School of Music; University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

Institutional Service

University of Mary Washington

  • Freshman Seminar Committee
  • Faculty advisor, Women’s Lacross team

The University of Utah

  • Advisor, B.A. degree in Music
  • Advisor, undergraduate Honors theses
Selected Publications
Greenan, A. N. (2010). The multicultural origins of Western music. In S. Davis (Ed.), Music as a multicultural experience (6th ed.). Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt

Greenan, A. N. (2010). Women as performers and teachers. In S. Davis (Ed.), Music as a multicultural experience (6th ed.). Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt


Greenan, A. N. (2015). Frances Hopkinson: Statesman, inventor, composer. In The encyclopedia of the American englightenment. New York, NY: Bloomsburg Academic.

Greenan, A. N. (2001). Eingang. In S. Sadie and J. Tyrrell (Eds.), The New Grove dictionary of music and musicians (2nd. ed.). London, England: Grove’s Dictionaries.

In the News

Here's How Music & Medicine Intersect
Sun., Jun. 18, 2017

B.Mus., University of Utah 1985
Vocal Performance
M.A., University of Utah 1990
Ph.D., University of Maryland 1997
Historical Musicology
Contact Information
(804) 289-8133