Research-active Staff

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  • Aleksandar Dunjerovic

    Professor in Performing Arts

    Aleksander is an internationally award winning professional theatre director. His research and theatre practice informs my learning and teaching and development of studentsಬexperience. In his 26 years of theatre career, he has directed across Britain, Ireland, Serbia, Romania, Iran, Colombia, Japan, Brazil and Canada. His...

  • Dr Christian Goursaud

    Research Fellow

    Dr Christian Goursaud is a Research Fellow at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, where he works on fifteenth-century music as part of the AHRC-funded project ‘Interpreting the Mensural Notation of Music: An Expert System Based on the Theory of Johannes Tinctoris’ (2017–2021). Current activity includes the preparation of a study...

  • Dr Janet K Halfyard

    Director of Studies (Undergraduate)

    Dr Janet K. Halfyard is Director of Undergraduate Studies at Birmingham Conservatoire, part of Birmingham City University,where she teaches courses on film and TV music, and on twentieth century and contemporary music. Her publications include Danny Elfman’sBatman: a film score guide (Scarecrow Press, 2004), Music in Cult TV...

  • Simon Hall

    Head of Music Technology

    Simon Hall’s musical interests are wide-ranging, which is reflected in his variety of work. He is an active composer, producer, recording engineer and bass trombone player as well as educator. He has worked across a range of genres in a range of capacities, with artists as diverse as Karlheinz Stockhausen, Pierre Boulez,...

  • Dr Polly Hudson

    Head of Movement

    Dr Polly Hudson is a teacher, artist, dance activist and gardener. She makes performance and screendance works that have been shown in the UK and internationally to critical acclaim. As a student at London Contemporary Dance School in the late 1980’s, Polly spent her third year as a member of the post-graduate performance...

  • Professor Peter Johnson

    Research Supervisor (part-time)

    Professor of Music Peter Johnson was formerly Head of Research at Birmingham Conservatoire, personally establishing its research department in 1993. His DPhil was on early atonality in Webern and Schoenberg, and he has lectured on most areas of music history and musicianship, with specialisms in twentieth century history and...

  • Annabel Knight

    Head of Recorder

    A graduate of the RCM in London, Annabel Knight has established a successful performing and teaching career as a recorder player and historical flautist, which has taken her across the UK, Europe and America. She has given recitals at the Wigmore Hall and South Bank and many radio broadcasts and CD recordings, notably with the...

  • Deborah Mawer

    Director of Research: Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (Music and Performing Arts), Co-Director, French Music Research Hub

    Deborah Mawer i s Research Professor of Music and Director of Research at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire , where she also leads a large AHRC-funded project, entitled ‘Accenting the Classics: Durand’s Édition classique ( c. 1915 - 25) as a French Prism on the Musical Past’ . S he joined the Conservatoire in 2013,...

  • Rachel Moore

    Research Fellow

    Rachel is a Research Fellow on the three-year AHRC-funded research project, ‘ Accenting the Classics: Durand’s Édition classique (c.1915–25) as a French Prism on the Musical Past’. She pursued doctoral studies at Royal Holloway, University of London, with a thesis on music and propaganda in Paris during the First World...

  • Martin Perkins

    Early Music Lecturer and Instrument Curator

    Martin Perkins started his undergraduate studies at Birmingham Conservatoire in 1993 where he studied composition and French Horn. However, his interest in Early Music soon led him to the harpsichord and, after studies with Lucy Carolan, he graduated with an MA in 1998. More recently he completed an MPhil at the University of...

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