18th-century music history; music criticism and aesthetics; organ performance; keyboard culture
Current Research Interest
Music on the dark side of 1800; music and portraiture in the 18th century; mid-18th-century organ repertoires; C. P. E. Bach
Mellon New Directions Fellow for interdisciplinary work in the humanities
Bruges International Early Music Festival, First Prize
Richards, Annette. Music for a Princess. (Music from the library of Princess Anna Amalia of Prussia, recorded on the Anabel Taylor Organ, Cornell University.) Loft Recordings, LRCD-1129. ℗ 2014 by Loft Recordings LLC.
Richards, Annette. “C. P. E. Bach, Portraits and the Physiognomy of Music History.” Journal of the American Musicological Society 66, no. 2 (2013).