Rushton, Julian (Gordon )
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(b Cambridge, May 22, 1941). English musicologist . He studied at the GSM (1959–60), at Cambridge University with Leppard and Ridout (BA 1963, MusB 1965) and at Oxford University with Westrup, where he took the doctorate (1970). While at Oxford he also had private composition teaching with Wellesz and Goehr. He was appointed lecturer at the University of East Anglia (1968–74) and then at Cambridge (1974–81) before becoming West Riding Professor of Music at Leeds University (1982). He has also taught at the University of Western Ontario (1991) and Bar-Ilan University, Israel (1991–2). He is chair of the management committee of the Teaching and Learning Technology Programme (1992–), chair of the editorial committee of Musica Britannica (1993–), honorary professor at the University of Keele (1994–) and was president of the RMA (...