VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
British musicologist John Tyrrell was born in what is now Harare in Zimbabwe on 17 August 1942, and studied in Cape Town, Oxford and Brno. He lectured at Nottingham University from 1976, becoming a professor in 1996. From 2000 until 2008 he undertook research at Cardiff University.
John Tyrrell died on 4 October 2018, aged seventy-six.