Category: Basil

Next stop, England!

Next stop, England!

I will be presenting the paper “Confrontation and Accommodation in the Battle of S├ęga and Christian Song in Mauritius” at the Christian Congregational Music: Local and Global Perspectives conference in England this September. The...

Papers, paupers, and prose

Papers, paupers, and prose

I will be presenting two papers in the coming weeks: “The Tudor Rose, Anne Boleyn, and Heraldry in the Attribution of Royal College of Music Manuscript 1070” at the Renaissance Society of America‘s Annual...

Bodice Rippers and Manuscripts, Oh My!

Bodice Rippers and Manuscripts, Oh My!

It’s not everyday that your academic paper happens to tie in with a best-selling novel or a hit Showtime series. Those of you who will be in Montreal this March can find out how...

My Doppleganger

My Doppleganger

I’ve never met another Basil, much less someone who shares my last name. There is, in fact, another Basil Considine out there – Dr. Basil Considine, Jr., MD, to be precise. I’m a musician;...