Portrait of Aida Huseynova

Aida Huseynova

Aida Huseynova Ph.D., a musicologist from Azerbaijan, is a Lecturer in Music at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. Since 2006, Huseynova has served as a research advisor for the Mark Morris Dance Group, the Silk Road Ensemble founded by Yo-Yo Ma, the Kronos Quartet and the Aga Khan Music Initiative.

Among her publications is the monograph Music of Azerbaijan: From Mugham to Opera (Indiana University Press, 2016). Huseynova’s awards include an Andrew W. Mellon grant (2015), a Fulbright Fellowship (2007–08).