Dr Benjamin Skipp

Lecturer and Director of Studies in Music at Hertford and Somerville Colleges; Lecturer at Christ Church

MA, MSt, DPhil (Oxon), LRSM


Research interests in minimalism, musical postmodernism and critical theory.


Benjamin Skipp is both a performer and musicologist with particular interests in minimalism, contemporary music (including theories of popular music), film music and performance practice. He teaches history courses, Analysis, Keyboard Skills, Musical Thought and Scholarship, and has supervised undergraduate theses on Arvo Pärt and Charles Ives.