Emma Wimberg

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Emma Wimberg is a PhD student in Musicology from Keller, TX. She holds a Master of Sacred Music degree on the organ track from Boston University and a Bachelor of Music Education degree with a double major in Church Music from Texas Christian University. Her primary research interests include late 19th/early 20th century organ music and the role of paraliturgical organ music in worship, specifically in the contemporary worship setting. She also has a special interest in Choctaw hymnody as a member of the Choctaw Native American tribe. She has presented at conference for the Society for Christian Scholarship in Music and her essay on Choctaw hymnody is part of an upcoming publication on Christian Sacred Music in the Americas.