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Dr Laura Tunbridge - personal details

Contact details

Role: Senior Lecturer in Music

Location: Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama-SU.12
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
The University of Manchester
M13 9PL




Laura Tunbridge read music at Oxford before completing a MA at Nottingham. In 2002 she gained a PhD from Princeton, with a dissertation on Robert Schumann's music for Byron's Manfred and the Szenen aus Goethe's Faust. She was a music lecturer at the University of Reading before being appointed at Manchester in 2004. She has been a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University in New York and at the History of Listening Emmy Noether Research Group at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. She has also received a Leverhulme Trust Study Abroad Fellowship and an Early Career Fellowship from the AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council).   

Laura is currently editor of the Journal of the Royal Musical Association, further information about which can be found here: