Part-time postgraduate research student; research interest the consort music of William Byrd and his search for successful musical forms for his instrumental consort music, its relationship to the development of instrumental skills and an assessment of why or for whom it was written.

Anne lives near Guildford in Surrey (and in Edinburgh) and currently works as a peripatetic recorder teacher, teaching up to Grade 8, and conducts, adjudicates and arranges and composes music for the recorder.


Recorder and Music Magazine

Vol. 6 No 9   The Recorder and Bird Music (1980)

Vol. 7 No 11 The Recorder in Education in West Germany (1983)

Vol. 7 No.12  When Should We Begin? (1983)

Vol. 8 No. 6  The Role of the Recorder in the Primary School (1985)

Recorder Magazine

Vol. 14 No. 2  The Recorder and the National Curriculum (1994)

Vol. 14 No. 4  Sir Michael Tippet  (1994)

British Journal of Music Education

Vol. 2 No. 3  Music Teaching in the first years of schooling in West Germany, with particular reference to the state of Nordrhein Westfalen (1985)

Musician for a While; biography of Walter Bergmann pub. Peacock Press 2002

A revised edition of the Teacher’s Handbook for the Society of Recorder Players (2004)

Arrangements and compositions for recorder including Purcell Rondeau from Abdelazer and Stanley Trumpet Voluntary, pub. Hawthorn; Vaughan Williams Concerto Grosso for recorder orchestra and Fantasia Surrey Leaves (written for 2012 National Recorder Festival), Images of Japan all pub. Peacock Press;