A classic text on the social history of music, bringing together sociological and historical methods to address major themes such as the role of class in cultural definition and the establishment of a musical canon.
An essay on the important changes in the business of music in London around the turn of the twentieth-century.
A history of music in London during the second half of the eighteenth century, a period which saw the establishment of the public concert.
Illustrated paperback history of the Wigmore Hall, London.
Critique of orchestral music in London by Gavin Henderson, then Manager of the Philharmonia Orchestra and Artistic Director of the York Festival.
Illustrated hardback history of the (BBC) Promenade Concerts.
A history of London’s Queen’s Hall, destroyed by enemy action in 1941.