Emily Sayers

Key information

BMus (Huddersfield University) PGCE (Canterbury Christ Church University) MA (UCL Institute of Education)
Email address
Thesis title
Cognitive Aspects of North Indian Classical Music: How Children Learn to Compose and Improvise in an Oral Tradition
Internal Supervisors
Dr Nick Gray & Professor Richard Widdess


I am a string player, singer and teacher who has taught music and music technology in secondary school and university settings for the past 14 years. I have two children and live in Canterbury.

Research interests

  • North Indian Classical Music
  • Music Education
  • Music Psychology
  • Initial Teacher Education
  • Education Policy

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