B.A. Oberlin College and Conservatory ‘15; M.A.R. Yale Divinity School and Institute of Sacred Music ’17
Ambre Dromgoole (joint in Religious Studies) graduated from Oberlin College & Conservatory in 2015 with a B.A. in Musical Studies and Religion. She then obtained an M.A. in Religion from Yale Divinity School and Institute of Sacred Music with a concentration in Black Religion and the Arts. Ambre is interested in the convergence of Black religion and popular culture, focusing on the emergence of sonic spirituality and various musical genres from women in the Black Holiness-Pentecostal tradition.
20th/21st Century Music and Performance; Holiness/Pentecostal Traditions; Women and Gender; Popular Culture; Voice Studies; Sonic Spirituality