James R. Tomlinson

Doctoral Research Fellow
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Academic interests

  • Music History
  • Medieval Studies
  • Liturgy
  • Palaeography


For his PhD thesis as part of the BENEDICAMUS project, James is researching polyphonic music in fourteenth-century England. He intends to situate musical sources and compositions in their cultural and institutional contexts, and to shed light on the performative and devotional patterns of late medieval English monasteries.


  • MSt in Medieval Studies, Magdalen College, University of Oxford, UK
  • BA in Music, The Queen's College, University of Oxford, UK
  • Artistic Director of Fount & Origin (Medieval Music Vocal Ensemble)


Tags: Musicology, Music History, Music Theory, Medieval Studies, Palaeography, Liturgy
Published Sep. 9, 2021 1:13 PM - Last modified Nov. 28, 2021 9:31 PM