Roger Allen

roger allen
2006 - 2018 Fellow and Tutor in Music, St Peter's College
2001 - 2018 Director of Music, St Peter's College
2001 - 2006 Stipendiary Lecturer and Research Fellow in Music, St Peter's College



Wilhelm Furtwängler: Art, Politics and the Unpolitical (2018)
Richard Wagner's 'Beethoven' 1870 (2014)



'Beethovens unendliche Melodie' ( in wagnerspectrum, Heft 1/2020), pp. 85-104 (in German)
'Richard Wagner's Reception of Beethoven's Piano Sonata No 28 in A major Op 101' (in The Wagner Journal, Vol.13 No 2 (2019), pp.49-65


Philosophy and Aesthetics of Music, especially from the German enlightenment onwards with particular reference to Richard Wagner. Currently writing a book: 'Organicism in Music: the History of an Idea' - a study of use of the organic metaphor as a means of understanding the musical artwork.