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Dr Robin Dewhurst
Dr Robin Dewhurst
postal addressSalford Music Research Centre, Adelphi Building, Peru Street, Salford, UK, M3 6EQ.
email addressr.dewhurst@salford.ac.uk
telephone01612956817
website addresshttp://www.robindewhurst.com
Key Memberships
Member of School: School of Arts & Media
From September 2012 to present.
Full Member of Research Centre: Arts, Media and Communication Research Centre
From September 2015 to present.
Full Member of Research Centre: Popular Music
From January 2010 to August 2015.
Profile Summary

Composition / Creative Arranging / Production (Wind, Brass, Choral, Orchestral ); Performance (Piano); The Music of Gil Evans; Jazz & Popular Music Education Consultancy; Community Music; Music, Health and Well-Being.

 

Key Qualifications
1994
Thesis: A Study of the Jazz Composition and Orchestration Techniques Adopted by Gil Evans
2006
Key Projects
2012
May
2012
Feb
Translating Performance
AHRC, 2,144.00.
Principal Investigator: R Dewhurst (100%).
Key Publications
Audio/Visual Materials
Compositions
Performances
Key Presence
Conference Organisation
2000
May
Assessment Strategies for the Assessment fo Popular Music Performance: One-day conference staged at Manchester Conference Centre
1999
Nov
The Assessment of Popular Music Performance : Oxford Brookes University
Conference Presentations
1994
Jul
Consultancy Roles
2019
BBC Fame Academy Bursary advisor
2013
Jun

Keynote speaker and guest lecturer.

2009
Mar

Approval of FdA Popular Music

2007
Mar

Approval of FdA Popular Music (Uni.Centre Barnsley)

2007
Honorary Advisor in Music - HM Royal Marines Band Service
2002
Jan
1999
Jazz Services - Education Advisory Panel member
1997
Mar

Quinquennial Review Panel Member

1997
Jan

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

External Examiner Duties
2010
Sep

FdA Commercial Music Technology

2008
Nov

PhD External Examiner (Music) for one candidate

2007
Nov

PhD External Examiner (Music) for one candidate

2007
Sep

BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship

2006
Sep

BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship

2005
Sep

BA (Hons) Professional Musicianship

2004
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

2004
Sep

BMus (Hons) Music and MMus Jazz

2004
Sep

BA(Hons)Professional Musicianship

2003
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

2003
Sep

BMus (Hons) Music and MMus Jazz

2002
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

2002
Sep
2001
Sep

BMus (Hons) Music and MMus Jazz

2001
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

2000
Sep

BMus (Hons) Music and MMus Jazz

2000
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

1999
Sep

BMus(Hons)Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music

1996
Mar

Master of Arts by Research

Other Research Activity
2014
Dec

With Boom Orchestra, Bowden Rooms, Cheshire

2014
Sep

With Dom Halpin, Cinnamon Club, Bowden, Cheshire

2014
Jul

Cabin 5150, Macclesfield

2014
Jun

With Dom Halpin, Nigel McGill, Ben Wilstshire and Jon Price

2014
Jun

With Mike Hope, Pat Illingworth and Simon Milner, Ashford, Kent.

2014
May

With Dom Halpin, Ben Wiltshire and Jon Price, Spinfest Festival, Spinningfields, Manchester

2014
May

With the Phil Israel Quartet

2013
Dec

With Sue Hickey, Adlington Hall, Cheshire

2013
Nov

With the Suzanne Fonseca Quintet, Railway, Stockport

2013
Aug

With Mike Hall (Saxophones) Manchester Jazz Festival, St Anne's Church, Manchester

2013
Jun

With the Oscar Bernhardt Ensemble, Peckforton Castle, Cheshire

2013
May

With The Oscar Bernhardt Ensemble, La Belle Epoque, Knutsford

2013
Mar

The Sands Venue, Blackpool

2013
Jan

With Graham Clarke, Zafarelli's Jazz Club, Ambleside