Concert Life in 19th-Century London
Database and Research Project


Drawing of a chamber music concert, 2 March 1972 (Illustrated London News)Principal researchers:

Dr Christina Bashford
Assistant Professor, School of Music, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Research Associate, Oxford Brookes University

Dr Rachel Cowgill
Senior Lecturer, School of Music, University of Leeds

Professor Simon McVeigh
Pro-Warden for Research, Goldsmiths’ College, University of London

With the late Cyril Ehrlich (b. 1925; d. 2004)
Emeritus Professor of Social and Economic History, Queen’s University, Belfast.

Research Assistants:

AHRC Research Assistant (with studentship):

Ann Royle (1999-2004)

Project Research Assistants:

Stephen Follows (2001-03)
Vania Schittenhelm (2000-02)
Emma Peake (2000)
Michelle Brachet (1998-2000)
Clare Lyon (1998-2000)
Jamie Savan (1998-99)
James Marshall (1998-99)

We would like to record our thanks to the research assistants for their integral contribution to Phase I of the project.

Contact Details:
Professor Rachel Cowgill