Mark Seow

Mark Seow is a musicologist at the University of Cambridge, critic for Gramophone, and a BBC Radio 3 broadcaster. His research explores metaphor and embodiment in early modern Germany, with a particular focus on the sacred cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach.

Listening to Vienna

Trapped in London during the pandemic, a musicologist is reminded of the films and stories, the tastes and sounds, from Schubert to Billy Joel, that embody a unique sense of time and the pleasures of a laid-back life.