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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Music people

Our students come from a wide range of backgrounds in in the UK and around the world and our community thrives on this rich mix of cultures and ideas.

Tony Visconti

Tony Viscontiís name is synonymous with ground-breaking music. He is one of record production's great innovators who has worked with some of the most dynamic and influential names in pop, from Marc Bolan /T-Rex and Thin Lizzy, to David Bowie, Morrissey and U2. In the Visconti Studio he is working with students and Kingston University staff, as well as invited artists, to produce records.

Our academic staff have expertise in composition, music technology, performance, multimedia performance and composition, composing for film and television, music education and musicological topics including French music of the 20th century and the music of Gyorgy Ligeti.


Name Job title
Prof Isabella van Elferen Professor of Music and Head of the Department of Performing Arts
Dr Oded Ben-Tal Senior Lecturer
Philip Chambon Senior Lecturer
Alex Evans Course Leader
Dr Tim Ewers Course Leader
Michael Gatt Lecturer
Dr Leah Kardos Course Leader
Dr Helen Julia Minors Course Leader
Meredith White Senior Lecturer

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