Kirsten Elizabeth Santos Rutschman


  • MA 2013, Duke University
  • Certificate 2006, Western Washington University
  • MA 2005, Linköpings universitet, Sweden
  • BA 2004, Stanford University

Rutschman, K. "Swedish Opera in Translation: Gustaf Adolf and Ebba Brahe." Ars Lyrica 22 (2013): 95-130.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Swedish Folksong Writ Large: The Starring Role of ‘Little Karin’." Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study. May 11, 2017 - May 13, 2017. Minneapolis, MN.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Tournemire’s Improvisation on ‘Victimae paschali’: Audio vs. Transcription." American Guild of Organists National Convention. June 23, 2014 - June 27, 2014. Boston, MA.

Santos Rutschman, K. "In a Flash: Starting Classes with Dynamic Activities (Lightning Talk presentation)." American Musicological Society Teaching Music History Conference. June 13, 2014 - June 14, 2014. Roosevelt University.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Swedish Opera in Translation: Gustaf Adolf and Ebba Brahe." Lyrics Dialogues. May 3, 2013. Harvard University.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Whose Music Is It, Anyway? Perceptions of Authenticity in the Tournemire-Duruflé Five Improvisations." The Aesthetics and Pedagogy of Charles Tournemire: Chant and Improvisation in Liturgy. October 21, 2012 - October 24, 2012. Duquesne University.

Santos Rutschman, K. "From Vernacular to Vernacular: New Horizons for the Swedish Opera Gustaf Adolf and Ebba Brahe (1788)." Translation in Music: An Interdisciplinary International Symposium. May 24, 2014 - May 25, 2014. Cardiff University.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Sonic Artifacts Before the Age of Recording: The Role of Art Music in the Preservation of Folk Music." International Music Society Conference: Music as Art, Artifact, and Fact. July 1, 2016 - July 6, 2016. Stavanger, Norway.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Untangling Traditions of Swedish Folksong for Male Chorus." Musikforskning idag: Annual meeting of the Swedish Society for Musicology. June 14, 2016 - June 16, 2016. Linnéuniversitetet, Växjö, Sweden.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Arrangements of Swedish Folksong for Male Chorus." Conference for the Swedish-Finnish Musicology Doctoral Student Network. March 9, 2016 - March 10, 2016. Stockholm University.

Santos Rutschman, K. "Fridays with Malla: Musical Repertoire in the Swedish Salon of Malla Silfverstolpe." International Bilingual Conference: The European Salon: Nineteenth-Century Salonmusik. October 2, 2015 - October 4, 2015. National University of Ireland, Maynooth.