Jonathan Henderson

Music

Jonathan Henderson is musician, composer, and producer currently pursing a Ph.D. in ethnomusicology at Duke University. His scholarly interests include the role of street bands in political protests, notions of authenticity in “world music,” and race in the history of the recorded music archive. Jonathan is a founding member of trans-Atlantic dance band Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba, and the radical marching band Cakalak Thunder. He has contributed original music to numerous film and theater productions.