Kelly Hoppenjans (she/her) is a PhD pre-candidate in Musicology with a certificate in Digital Studies. She completed her BM in Musical Theatre at Northwestern University and her MM in Commercial Music at Belmont University, where she served as adjunct faculty for four years teaching commercial voice lessons, classes, and ensembles. Her research interests include amateur music production, affect and the digital, and how singers use digital technologies with their voices to construct identity and self. Kelly is also a singer-songwriter; her debut full-length album OK, I Feel Better Now was featured on NPR, The Alternative, Ghettoblaster, American Songwriter, and more. In her free time, she enjoys singing, playing guitar, sewing, knitting, and listening to too many podcasts.
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