Musicology

Research in the media: Ravel Day

Posted on 6 March 2014 by Jessica Kelly

Dr Caroline Rae has lent her expertise to BBC Radio 3’s flagship Ravel Day celebrating the composer’s birthday on 7 March. As part of the celebration, Dr Rae, a specialist in French music since Debussy, has recorded commentary to a rehearsal performance of Ravel’s Bolero. The video is currently available on the BBC Radio 3
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Mysticism, Music and Modernity

Posted on 13 February 2014 by Jessica Kelly

Professor Rachel Cowgill,  Head of School On 1 January I flew out to Chennai on the east coast of India to spend a week researching in the library of the Theosophical Society at Adyar. The Theosophical Society was founded in New York in 1875 and, taking its starting point from the writings of Helena Blavatsky,
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