- Daniel Purcell
Music of the English Baroque
Liturgical, and particularly Cathedral, music
Music theatre, especially English restoration drama
Publications as Editor
- 'Without his brother's imagination'?: A glance at the reception of Daniel Purcell. RMA Research Students' Conference (University of York), December 1998. Abstract. Review.
Thematic Catalogues of British and British-based Composers 1660-1800. Fifteenth Annual Conference on Music in Eighteenth-Century Britain (London), November 1999.
Daniel Purcell and Magdalen College, Oxford. RMA Research Students' Conference (University of Huddersfield), January 2000. Abstract.
Works by 'Mr Purcell': Problems of authenticity. Third International Conference on Baroque Music (Trinity College, Dublin), July 2000. Abstract.
Daniel Purcell and Theatrical Competition. John Eccles and His Contemporaries:Theatre & Music in London, circa 1700 (Florida State University, Tallahassee), February 2005. Abstract.