Anton Kammell – a Bohemian Composer in 18th Century England

A study of the composer and his friends, including Thomas Anson of Shugborough.

Thomas Anson and Shugborough

A detailed study of Thomas Anson, his travels and his role as a patron of The Greek Revival

Requiem for Mignon

An investigation into the life and death of Mignon Harman, who claimed, to Sir Kenneth Clark, to be the daughter of Sir Edward Elgar.

The Ravello Dialogues, and other documents

This is a series of fanciful dialogues, stories and  essays exploring my purely personal philosophy of music, with a selection of old poems as an appendix.

 

 

 

 

Invisible Pilgrims – Franciscan survivals in post-Reformation England