British academy

British Academy Fellows

Record for: PARKER, Professor Roger

Post: Thurston Dart Professor of Music, King's College London

Specialisms: The history of opera, particularly in 19th-century Italy; editorial work on Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi and Puccini; critical theory; film music

Appointments:
Assistant (then Associate) Professor Cornell University (1982-1993)
Lecturer (then Professor) University of Oxford (1994-1999)
Professor University of Cambridge (1999-2006)

Principal publications:
Puccini: Manon Lescaut (critical edition), 2013
A History of Opera, 2012
Remaking the Song, 2006
Leonora's Last Act, 1997

Elected to the Fellowship: 2008 § H11

Website:

http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/depts/music/people/acad/parker/index.aspx