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Music and Academia in Victorian Britain

Music and Academia in Victorian Britain

  • Author: Golding, Rosemary
Deft handling of abundant archive material, woven into a tight, instructive narrative, brings to the fore the two issues about music's identity and status that drive the author's principal themes:... More…



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  • General Editor's Series Preface
  • Preface
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Chapter 1 Music as Science: Edinburgh, 1837-1865
  • Chapter 2 Questions of Profession and Status: Oxford
  • Chapter 3 Vocational and Academic Musical Study: Cambridge
  • Chapter 4 Towards a Scheme for 'Music(ology)'? Edinburgh, 1865-1914
  • Chapter 5 Universities and Conservatoires: London
  • Conclusion