Gresham Professor of Music


Gresham Professor of Music

[
Gresham College ]

The Professor of Music at Gresham College, London, gives free educational lectures to the general public. The college was founded for this purpose in 1596 / 7, when it appointed seven professors; this has since increased to eight and in addition the college now has visiting professors.

The Professor of Music is always appointed by the City of London Corporation.

(Years given as, say,"1596 / 7" refer to Old Style and New Style dates.)

ee also

* Gresham Professor of Astronomy
* Gresham Professor of Commerce
* Gresham Professor of Divinity
* Gresham Professor of Geometry (mathematics)
* Gresham Professor of Law
* Gresham Professor of Physic (medicine)
* Gresham Professor of Rhetoric
* Visiting Gresham Professor

References

* [http://web.archive.org/web/20041019231900/http://www.gresham.ac.uk/special/professors.htm Gresham College old website, Internet Archive] List of professors

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