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Professor Jim Samson FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Music, Royal Holloway, University of London

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Music, University of Exeter, 1970
  • Professor of Music, University of Bristol, 1970
  • Professor of Music, Royal Holloway University of London, 1970
  • , University of Bristol, 1970
  • , University of Exeter, 1970
  • Emeritus Professor of Music, Royal Holloway, University of London, Royal Holloway University of London, 1970

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 2002 - 2005

Publications

The Music of Szymanowski 1980

Virtuosity and the Musical Work: The Transcendental Studies of Liszt 2003

Music in the Balkans 2013

The Music of Chopin 1985

Music in transition 1977

Chopin (Master Musicians) 1996

The Cambridge history of 19th century music 2002

Other History of Art and Music Fellows

Professor Philip Bohlman

Ethnomusicology: music as an agent of change in culture and modern history; music and religion and race; music in European Judaism and Islam.

Professor Lisa Tickner

History of British art in the late 19th and 20th centuries, including the imagery of the suffrage campaign, early 20th-century British modernism, art education, and the London art world in the 1960s.

Professor Deborah Howard

The art and architecture of Venice and the Veneto; Renaissance architectural history and theory; the relationship between Italy and the Eastern Mediterranean; and music and architecture in the Renaissance