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Professor Christopher Fox
Honorary Professor - Arts and Humanities


Christopher Fox is a composer, teacher and writer on new music. Between 1984 and 1994 he was a member of the composition staff of the Darmstadt New Music Summer School. During 1987 he lived in West Berlin as a guest of the DAAD Berlin Artists Programme. From 1994 until 2006 he was a member of the Music Department at the University of Huddersfield, eventually becoming Professor of Composition. He joined Brunel University London as Professor of Music in 2006 and left his full-time teaching role in 2021 to become Emeritus Professor. In November 2021 he was elected as a member of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin.

Newest selected publications

Fox, C. (2018) 'Caoineadh'.


Fox, C. (2016) 'The Red Studio'. Written for John Snijders who recorded the work in the BBC Maida Vale studios on 30 November 2015; first broadcast 'Hear and Now', BBC Radio 3, 19 December 2015.


Fox, C. (2015) 'Trostlieder in Widerwärtigkeit des Kriegs'.


Fox, C. (2015) 'Topophony'. First performance in Tectonics Festival, Glasgow, 2015; subsequent performance by the WDR Orchestra, Cologne, 29 January 2016.


Fox, C. (2014) 'Too Far'.

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