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Rubens De La Corte

RubensRubens is a first-year Ethnomusicology M.A. student. He received his M.A. in Jazz Studies from CUNY-Queens College (Magna Cum Laude), his dual B.A. in Jazz Composition and Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music (Magna Cum Laude), and another B.A. in Architecture and Urban Studies from the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Rubens' research interests are in guitar organology as well as in Brazilian, West African, Jazz, and Popular music. Rubens is a guitarist and songwriter. He has toured the world extensively with Three-Time Grammy Winner Angelique Kidjo and Two-Time Grammy Winner Eliane Elias. He is a private instructor of guitar, harmony, arranging, ensemble practice, and music theory.

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