Davies' research interests include cultural performance, singers and voice, keyboard practice, anthropologies of listening, colonial melodrama, history of science, 19th-century physiology and sciences of the mind. He has published on such topics as colonial melodrama, diva-concepts, aging castrati, musical gift albums, histories of pianistic touch, township opera and danced Beethoven symphonies.
Research Interests: Popular music, cultural studies & diaspora studies.
Research Interests: Music, Drumming, Dance
Research interests: non-governmental organizations