Musical Studies of Specific Houses

Recent studies of individual houses

Cave, Penelope. "Piano Lessons in the English Country House 1785-1845." PhD thesis, University of Southampton, 2013.

Faulds, Katrina. "Invitation pour la danse: Social Dance, Dance Music and Feminine Identity in the English Country House c.1770-1860." PhD thesis, University of Southampton, 2015.

Gifford, Gerald. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Music Collection at Burghley House.  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2002.

Martin, Cheryl. "The Music Collection of Thomas Baker of Farnham, Surrey." Royal Musical Association Research Chronicle 44 (2013): 19-54.

McCleave,  Sarah. "The Mackworth Collection: A Social and Bibliographical Resource." In Music in Eighteenth-Century Britain, edited by David Wyn Jones.  Aldershot: Ashgate, 2000.

Mullaney-Dignam, Karol. Music and Dancing at Castletown, County Kildare, 1759-1821. Maynooth Studies in Local History 98.  Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2011.

Rana, Leena. "Music and Elite Identity in the English Country House, c.1790-1840." PhD thesis, University of Southampton, 2012.

Troughton, Jane Elizabeth. "The Role of Music in the Yorkshire Country House." PhD thesis, University of York, 2015.

Wood, Caroline. "Music-Making in a Yorkshire Country House." In Nineteenth-Century British Music Studies I, edited by Bennett Zon, 209-24. Aldershot: Ashgate, 1999.