Paul Laird, professor of musicology, recently published a book entitled The Chichester Psalms of Leonard Bernstein. The book appeared in the "Sourcebooks in American Music" series from the College Music Society and Pendragon Press.
Director of the Musicology Division from 2000 to 2009, Laird has taught at the University of Kansas since 1994 after previous experience at Binghamton University and University of Denver. He holds a PhD in music from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His research interests include the Spanish and Latin American villancico, Leonard Bernstein, the Broadway musical, and early string instruments.
For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-3436. www.music.ku.edu