Academic Profile

jpehsJ. P. E. Harper-Scott is Professor of Music History and Theory at Royal Holloway Music Department. He is General Editor of the Cambridge University Press series Music in Context, a member of the editorial board of Music Analysis, a trustee of the Society for Music Analysis, a member of the Arts and Humanities Research Council Peer Review College, and a member of the Council for the Defence of British Universities. He is also maintainer of the Golden Pages for Musicologists, which lists conferences in musicology.

This page gives details of his professional life; a biographical note is offered here.

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Publications

I have produced six books, and have published widely on symphonic music and opera of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. A full list of my publications is shown here.

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Music in Context

‘Music in Context’ is a book series for the Cambridge University Press music list, for which I am General Editor. This page gives further information on the series aims, a list of current books in the series, and outlines the process of submitting a proposal.

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PhD Students

I welcome email enquiries from potential PhD students in any of my areas of research. Details of my current and former PhD students are found here.

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