Curating

The Royal College of Music Museum

Since joining the Royal College of Music in 2017, Anna has helped to develop a number of digital exhibitions. These include:

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and the Musical Fight for Civil Rights

For the Love of Music

Milein Cosman: Musical Portraits

Opera in the East End

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In 2017 Anna curated an exhibition entitled ‘Opera in the East End’. This was shown at Queen Mary, University of London. The exhibition used material from the University archive in order to illustrate the history of operatic performance at The People’s Palace in Mile End.

Sir Charles Santley: A Victorian Celebrity

Santley

In 2016 Anna curated an exhibition based on her research into the life of a Victorian opera singer. Sir Charles Santley: A Victorian Celebrity was held at Liverpool Central Library. Anna blogged extensively about this on the exhibition website.

The exhibition attracted media coverage, including a major feature in the Liverpool Echo.