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Dr Rupert Ridgewell

Honorary/Associate Lecturer

School of Music


Dr Rupert Ridgewell is Curator, Music Collections, at the British Library. His research interests embrace music printing and publishing, especially in the eighteenth century, Mozart biography and reception, and music bibliography.

He is the manager of the Concert Programme Database, a research project funded by the AHRC and led by the School of Music at Cardiff University in conjunction with the Royal College of Music, London. The database went live in early December 2007.