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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 Georgina Born

Anthropology and sociology of music, media and digital cultures; anthropological theory; the social, the material, and time; cultural production, cultural institutions and creative industries; music in the late twentieth and twenty-first centuries; interdisciplinarity; AI and culture; digital humanities and digital methods

Professor Tamar Garb

Art, gender and sexuality in nineteenth and early twentieth-century France; race and visual representation in the modern period; contemporary art and politics and photographic/filmic practices in of and from Southern Africa

Professor Elizabeth Edwards

Social and cultural histories of photographic practices; photography, anthropology and colonialism; history of museums, archives, collecting and cultural heritage; photographs in historiography, theory of history and historical method