Daniel Beller-McKenna
Associate Professor, University of New Hampshire




UNH Courses

American Brahms Society


Public Lectures


Music Department
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH 03824
(603) 862-1667



Daniel Beller-McKenna teaches music history at the University of New Hampshire. He has published widely on the music of Johannes Brahms, including the recently published Brahms and the German Spirit, and (less widely) on John Lennon with the Beatles. He is currently writing a series of essays on aspects of social memory in German music of the nineteenth century. He holds degrees in Journalism and Music from Temple University where he studied classical guitar and music history, and from Harvard University, where he earned a Ph.D. in musicology. Beller-McKenna serves on the Board of Directors of the American Brahms Society, of which he is President. He performs with various musical ensembles in the New Hampshire Seacoast area.