Dr Christopher Dromey joined Middlesex University in 2005, having previously taught at the Open University, the Royal Opera House, King's College London and Birkbeck College, University of London. Chris's principal areas of expertise are music in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, music theory and analysis, and the classical music industry.
Author of The Pierrot Ensembles: Chronicle and Catalogue, 1912-2012, Chris has also published on Benjamin Britten, Alexander Zemlinsky and Peter Maxwell Davies, and is currently editing for Routledge a volume on The Classical Music Industry. For several years Chris worked with PRS for Music. An active organist and pianist, he also regularly writes for the London Chamber Music Society.
Besides email, you can find Chris on Twitter or Facebook, where he oversees a forum for students of the programme he leads, BA Music Business and Arts Management. Chris also organises Music's Concerts and Colloquia, a Tuesday evening series open to the public featuring musicologists, figures from the music industry, performers and composers.
BMus in Music at Goldsmith's College, London
MMus in Music Theory and Analysis at King's College, London
PhD on The Pierrot Ensembles at King's College, London
GCAP (Academic Practice) at King's College, London
Dromey, Christopher (2014) Competitions: Classical and Popular. In: Music in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: An Encyclopedia, ed. William Forde Thompson. SAGE.
Dromey, Christopher (2014) Hierarchical organization. In: Music in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: An Encyclopedia, ed. William Forde Thompson. SAGE. ISBN 9781452283036
Dromey, Christopher (2015) Dorothy Dorow. In: Grove Music Online (Oxford Music Online). Oxford University Press. (Published online first)
Dromey, Christopher (2015) Pierrot ensemble. In: Grove Music Online (Oxford Music Online). Oxford University Press. (Published online first)
Dromey, Christopher (2015) So You Want to Write An Opera? The Works: Magazine of the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (45). pp. 30-31. ISSN 1466-1500
External Examiner for Royal Holloway, University of London, International Foundation Year (Music), 2014-present
Link Tutor for SAE Institute, BA/BSc Music Business programme, 2015-present
Link Tutor for Open University Hong Kong, BMus Popular Music programme, 2010-15
External Assessor for the validation of BA Popular Music at the Royal Northern College of Music, 2013