Tunley, David

Tunley, David Senior Honorary Research Fellow

Position For Person

Emeritus Professor David Tunley was initially trained as a pianist at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, but when coming to Perth in 1958 (having gained the degree of Bachelor of Music from the University of Durham as an external stduent) turned his energies more towards choral conducting, composition and research. Commencing as a lecturer in the then newly-fledged Department of Music, he was eventually appointed to a Personal Chair before moving to the Chair of Music after the retirement of Sir Frank Callaway. He is now an Honorary Senior Research Fellow in Music at UWA.

Research Areas






  • The University of Western Australia

National Library Australia identifier

  • http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-536595

originating source

  • https://researchhub.research.uwa.edu.au/vivo