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The quarterly journal of the Music Library Association provides articles and reviews in the areas of music librarianship, music bibliography and discography, the music trade and aspects of the music history.

Articles from Vol. 60, No. 3, March

Alec Wilder. Suite for Horn and Piano [1956]
Alec Wilder. Suite for Horn and Piano [1956]. Newton Centre, MA: Margun Music, c1964. [About the composer, 1 p.; score, p. 3-20; and part. Pub. no. MM111. Duration, 11 min. $16.] Alec Wilder. Suite (Twelve Duets) for Horn and Tuba [1978]. Newton...
A Tribute from Johannes Eccard to Orlando Di Lasso at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis
A few years ago the library of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri, obtained an unusual copy of the 1590 second edition of Icones sire Imagines virorum literis illustrium by Nicolaus Reusner (1545-1602). (1) It contains many blank leaves bound...
Books Recently Published
For information about the scope of this column, consult the headnote in the September 2003 issue (p. 194 of this volume). ENGLISH Abt, John L. The biography of Valentine Abt: mandolin and harp virtuoso, composer, and teacher, 1873-1942. Fort...
Claudio Monteverdi. the Third Book of Madrigals for Five Voices (Apt for Voices, Viols and Recorders)
Claudio Monteverdi. The Third Book of Madrigals for Five Voices (Apt for Voices, Viols and Recorders). Edited by Richard Charteris. (Viol Consort Series, 34.) Albany, CA: PRB Productions, c2000. [Acknowledgments, 1 p.; plates, p. iii-iv; table of contents,...
Eric Moe, Senior Composer on the Music Faculty at the University of Pittsburgh
Eric Moe, senior composer on the music faculty at the University of Pittsburgh, has donated his music manuscripts to the university's Theodore M. Finney Music Library (James P. Cassaro, Head Librarian). The collection includes sketches, fair copies,...
eStand[TM] Electronic Music Stand
Stand-alone electronic score display device, available in several models. $4,500-$12,000 list price, eStand, Inc., Skokie, Ill. http://www.estand.com. For the past year eStand, Inc. has been marketing an innovation with the potential to reshape...
Fugue around the Clock
Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet. Channel Classics CCS 19498, 2003. The Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet is to the recorder consort something like what the Kronos Quartet has been to the string quartet--a group willing both to celebrate the traditions...
Gegeven Den Sangeren: Meerstemmige Muziek Bij De Illustre Lieve Vrouwe Broederschap Te 'S-Hertogenbosch in De Zestiende Eeuw
By Veronique Roelvink. s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands: Adr. Heinen, 2002. [376 p. ISBN 9070706555. 36.50 [euro].] Music examples, illustrations, bibliography, compact disc. Although only a small part of the Renaissance music produced in the Low Countries...
Harry L. Kownatsky, Formerly Curator of the Fleisher Collection of Orchestral Music
Harry L. Kownatsky, formerly curator of the Fleisher Collection of Orchestral Music housed in the Free Library of Philadelphia, died 23 June 2003 in Philadelphia, one day before his eighty-ninth birthday. Except for his military service during World...
Info Lit and the Diva: Integrating Information Literacy into the Oberlin Conservatory of Music Opera Theater Department
The teacher wondered ... what the problem was. (1) Her students had been having such difficulties with finding research materials for their papers. Perhaps it was the assignments themselves, which were admittedly quite demanding of their information-literacy...
Information Literacy and the Music Library
Over the past two decades we have experienced an information explosion coupled with leaping advances in technology which have provided broader access to various information resources. The challenge posed by broader access and proliferation of information...
Intereulturalite, Intertextualite: Les Livrets D'opera (Fin XIXe-Debut XXe Siecle)
Edited by Walter Zidaric. Nantes: Universite de Nantes, 2003. [320 p. ISBN 2-86939-189-7. 20 [euro].] Music examples. From conference to published proceedings in less than a year, timeliness uncharacteristic of our field, Walter Zidaric has edited...
Modern Jazz Quartet
The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige & Pablo Recordings. Prestige/Pablo 4PRCD-4438-2, 2003. The Modern Jazz Quartet is not single-handedly responsible for turning jazz from a popular dance music into an elite concert music. By the time...
Music Publishers' Catalogs
For information about the scope of this column, consult the headnote in the September 2003 issue (p. 259 of this volume). All Web sites accessed 25 November 2003. Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt, Schongaugasse 6, A-8010 Graz, Austria. http://www.adeva.com/...
Music Received
A key to abbreviated imprints is found at the end of this column. For information about the content and arrangement of this list, consult the introduction to the column in the September 2003 issue (p. 302 of this volume). SCHOLARLY & HISTORICAL...
Olivier Messiaen. Eclairs Sur L'au-Dela ... Pour Grand Orchestre [1991]
Olivier Messiaen. Eclairs sur l'au-dela ... pour grand orchestre [1991]. Full score. Paris: Editions musicales Alphonse Leduc (T. Presser), c1998. [Premiere partie, nos. I a VI: instrumentation, 1 p.; list of performances, 1 p.; notes by Yvonne Loriod-Messiaen...
Philip Glass. Heroes, Low Symphonies
American Composers Orchestra; Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra/ Dennis Russell Davies. Philips B0000840-2, 2003. Philip Glass, David Bowie, and Brian Eno represent an almost irresistible marketing triumverate: the label that manages to involve all...
Remix
Edited by John Pledger. Quarterly (through vol. 2, no. 4 [Fall 2000]); monthly (starting vol. 3, no. 1 [January 2001]). Vol. 1 (1999). Reviewed: Vol. 3, no. 9 (September 2001) through vol. 5, no. 10 (October 2003). Subscription: PO Box 2044, Marion,...
Sergio Assad. Jobiniana No. 3 Pour Guitare
Sergio Assad. Jobiniana no. 3 pour guitare. (Collection Sergio Assad.) Paris: Editions Henry Lemoine (T. Presser), c1998. [Score, 8 p. ISMN M-2309-6574-3; pub. no. 26574 H. L. 9.30 [euro].] Sergio Assad. Jobiniana no. 1 pour 2 guitares. (Collection...
The French Violin School: From Viotti to Beriot
In 1782, a young Italian violinist debuted at the Concert spirituel in Paris. His name was Giovanni Battista Viotti and he had recently toured Europe with his teacher Gaetano Pugnani. His concerts were a revelation, and have influenced violin playing...
Thelonious Monk. Criss-Cross
Thelonious Monk. Criss-Cross. Columbia CK 63537, 2003. Thelonious Monk. It's Monk's Time. Columbia CK 63532, 2003. Thelonious Monk. Underground. Columbia CK 63535, 2003. By the beginning of the 1960s, jazz critics had almost unanimously come...
Thomas Fritsch. Novum et Insigne Opus Musicum (Breslau 1620)
Herausgegeben von Rudolf Walter. (Das Erbe deutscher Musik. Sonderreihe, 9-10.) Kassel: Barenreiter, c2002. [Teil I: Nr. 1-60. Vorwort, p. vii-ix; plates, p. x-xi; score, 378 p. Cloth. ISMN M-006-01808-6. 410 [euro]. Teil II: Nr. 61-119. Score, 370...
Warp, Weft, and Waffle: Weaving Information Literacy into an Undergraduate Music Curriculum
I have had the privilege of working with bibliographic instruction and information literacy at St. Olaf College for more than twenty years. (1) As a liberal arts college, our institution has always been committed to the concept of lifelong learning....