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Articles from Vol. 60, No. 4, June

Aesthetics of Opera in the Ancien Régime, 1647-1785
FRANCE AND FRENCH CULTURAL AREAS Aesthetics of Opera in the Ancien Regime, 1647-1785. By Downing A. Thomas. (Cambridge Studies in Opera.) Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. [vii, 411 p. ISBN 0-521-80188-5. $70.] Music examples, illustrations,...
A History of the Harpsichord
A History of the Harpsichord. By Edward L. Kottick. Bloomington: Indiana University Press 2003. [557 p. ISBN 0-253-34166-3. $75.] Illustrations, color plates, bibliography, index, compact disc.Despite the revival of interest in the harpsichord during...
Amerikanismus, Americanism, Weill. Die Suche Nach Kultureller Identität in der Moderne
Amerikanismus, Americanism, Weill. Die Suche nach kultureller Identität in der Moderne. Edited by Hermann Danuser and Hermann Gottschewski. Schliengen, Germany: Edition Argus, 2003. [330 pp. ISBN 3-931264-23-8. euro46] Music examples, illustrations,...
Analyzing Bach Cantatas
Analyzing Bach Cantatas. By Eric Chafe. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. [xvii, 286 p. ISBN 0-19512099-x. $55 (hbk.); ISBN 0-19516182-3. $29.95 (pbk.).] Music examples, bibliography, index.In Analyzing Bach Cantatas, Eric Chafe continues down...
Analyzing Popular Music
Analyzing Popular Music. Edited by Allan F. Moore. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. [ix, 279 p. ISBN 0-521-77120 X. $60.] Music examples, analytical charts, bibliography, discography, index.With this ten-essay volume, editor Allan...
An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Soprano: 19th Century Repertoire/An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Mezzo-Soprano: 19th Century Repertoire/An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Tenor: 19th Century Repertoire/An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Baritone: 19th Century Repertoire/An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Bass: 19th Century Repertoire
VOCAL MUSIC An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Soprano: 19th Century Repertoire. Selected and edited by Roger Nichols; complete with translations and guidance on pronunciation. London: Edition Peters, c2000. [Pref. in Eng., Ger., p. iv-v; aria...
Andante
Andante (Internet music resource). Andante Corp. http://www.andante.com (accessed 3 March 2004). [Requires RealAudio or Windows Media Player and Internet Explorer versions 5.0 and higher or Netscape Navigator version 6.2 and higher. Pricing for group...
Andante (Internet Music Resource)
For information regarding the scope of this column, consult the headnote in the September 2003 issue (p. 234 of this volume).Andante (Internet music resource). Andante Corp. http://www.andante .com (accessed 3 March 2004). [Requires RealAudio or Windows...
Arias for Nancy Storace, Mozart's First Susanna
Arias for Nancy Storace, Mozart's First Susanna. Edited by Dorothea Link. (Recent Researches in the Music of the Classical Era, 66.) Middleton, WI.: A-R Editions, Inc., c2002. [Acknowledgments, p. vi; introd., p. vii- xvii; texts and trans., p. xviii-xxv;...
Basic Organ Works: Orgelbüchlein; Three Free Works/Late-Medieval before 1460/italy, 1550-1650/england, 1550-1660/england, 1660-1730/england, 1730-1830/complete Works for Keyboard Instrument/Two-Part Inventions (BWV 772-786) and Four Duets (BWV 802-805)/premier Livre D'orgue Contenant Deux Suites Du Ler et Du 2e Ton = First Organ Book Containing Two Suites in Tone I and Tone II/The Complete Organ Works. Series I: Original Compositions/God Save the King ("My Country 'Tis of Thee" or "America") for Organ
Johann Sebastian Bach. Basic Organ Works: Orgelbüchlein; Three Free Works. Edited by Quentin Faulkner. (Historical Organ Techniques and Repertoire, 2.) Colfax, NC: Wayne Leupold Editions; sole USA and Canadian selling agent, Boston: ECS Publishing, c1997....
Berlioz. Past, Present, Future. Bicentenary Essays
Berlioz. Past, Present, Future. Bicentenary Essays. Edited by Peter Bloom. (Eastman Studies in Music.) Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2003. [xviii, 212 p. ISBN 158046-047-X. $70.]. Music examples, illustrations, index.Hector Berliox's...
Black, Blanc, Beur: Rap Music and Hip-Hop Culture in the Francophone World
Black, Blanc, Beur: Rap Music and Hip-Hop Culture in the Francophone World. Edited by Alain Philippe Durand. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2002. [xviii, ?50 p. ISBN 0-8108-4431-1. $49.50 (hbk.); ISBN 0-8108-4430-1. $24.50 (pbk.).] Illustrations, index.On...
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 Aberbach, Alan David. The ideas of Richard Wagner: an examination and analysis. 2d ed. Lanham, MD: University Press...
Classical Music Library
Classical Music Library. Published by Classical International. http://www.classical.com (accessed 4 March 2004). [Requires and audio-enabled computer with an Internet connection. Microsoft Windows users need Windows 98, Internet Explorer 5.5 or Netscape...
Communications
This column provides a forum for responses to the contents of this journal, and for information of interest to readers. The editor reserves the right to publish letters in excerpted form and to edit them for conciseness and clarity. To the Editor:...
Communications
This column provides a forum for responses to the contents of this journal, and for information of interest to readers. The editor reserves the right to publish letters in excerpted form and to edit them for conciseness and clarity.To the Editor:As author...
Dieterich Buxtehude
Dieterich Buxtehude. VII. suonate a doi, violino & violadagamba, con cembalo, opera prima. Edited by Eva Linfield. (Critical Facsimiles, 2.) New York: The Broude Trust, c1999, 1994. [Series description, 1 p.; introd., p. 3-9; crit. apparatus, p....
Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Music
Theses and dissertations have long been regarded as the bedrock of graduate education. But digital representations of these works, known as electronic theses and dissertations (or ETDs), are a relatively new phenomenon that present student authors...
Fiddling Way out Yonder: The Life and Music of Melvin Wine
Fiddling Way Out Yonder: The Life and Music of Melvin Wine. By Drew Beisswenger. (American Made Music Series.) Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2002. [xvi, 230 p. ISBN 1-57806-441-4. $40.] Illustrations, bibliography, index.Melvin Wine was horn...
Forgery in the Music Library: A Cautionary Tale
In the 1920s and 1930s the celebration of four anniversaries--the centennial of the birth of Stephen Foster (1826-1864), the bicentennials of the births of George Washington (1732-1799) and Francis Hopkinson (1737-1791), and the sesquicentennial of...
Forgery in the Music Library: A Cautionary Tale
In the 1920s and 1930s the celebration of four anniversaries-the centennial of the birth of Stephen Foster (1826-1864), the bicentennials of the births of George Washington (1732-1799) and Francis Hopkinson (1737-1791), and the sesquicentennial of the...
From Paris to Peoria: How European Piano Virtuosos Brought Classical Music to the American Heartland
From Paris to Peoria: How European Piano Virtuosos Brought Classical Music to the American Heartland. By R. Alien Lott. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. [xviii, 366 p. ISBN O-19-514883-5. $39.95.] Music examples, facsimiles, illustrations, bibliography,...
George Frideric Handel
George Frideric Handel. La Resurrezione. Nancy Argenta; Maria Cristina Kiehr; Marijana Mijanovic; Marcel Reijans; Klaus Mertens; Combattimento Consort Amsterdam/Jan Willem de Vriend. Challenge Classics CC 72120, 2003. Of Handel's many oratorios,...
Gustav Mahler: Briefe Und Musikautographen Aus Den Moldenhauer-Archiven in der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek
Gustav Mahler: Briefe und Musikautographen aus den Moldenhauer-Archiven in der Bayerischen Staatsbibliothek. (Patrimonia, 157.) Munich: Kulturstiftung der Lander Freistaat Bayern, Bayerische Landesstiftung, Bundesministcrium des Innern, 2002. [248 pp....
Johann Sebastian Bach
Johann Sebastian Bach. Basic Organ Works: Orgelbuchlein; Three Free Works. Edited by Quentin Faulkner. (Historical Organ Techniques and Repertoire, 2.) Colfax, NC: Wayne Leupold Editions; sole USA and Canadian selling agent, Boston: ECS Publishing,...
La Resurrezione
George Frideric Handel. La Resurrezione. Nancy Argenta; Maria Cristina Kiehr; Marijana Mijanovic; Marcel Reijans; Klaus Mertens; Combattimento Consort Amsterdam/Jan Willem de Vriend. Challenge Classics CC 72120, 2003.Of Handel's many oratorios, only...
La Révolution Des Bouffons: L'opéra Italien Au Théâtre De Monsieur 1789-1792
La révolution des Bouffons: l'opéra italien au Théâtre de Monsieur 1789-1792. By Alessandro Di Prouo. (Collection Science de la Musique.) Paris. CNRS Éditions, 2003. [561 p. ISBN 2-271-06017-6. euro45.] Music examples, illustrations, facsimiles, bibliography,...
Lowell Liebermann
Lowell Liebermann. Piano Sonata no. 1, op. 1 (1977). Bryn Mawr, PA: Theodore Presser, c1999. [Score, 10 p. Pub. no. 110-41305. Duration, ca. 11 min. $10.] Lowell Liebermann. Concerto no. 1 for Piano and Orchestra, op. 12 [1983]. Solo piano and piano...
Mainlines, Blood Feasts, and Bad Taste: A Lester Bangs Reader
Mainlines, Blood Feasts, and Bad Taste: A Lester Bangs Reader. Edited by John Morthland. New York: Anchor Books, 2003. [xviii, 400 p. ISBN 0-375-71367-0. $15).]Lester Bangs, who wrote for Rolling Stone, The Village Voice, and above all else, Creem magazine...
Making Music in the Arab World: The Culture and Artistry of Tarab
VERNACULAR MUSICS Making Music in the Arab World: The Culture and Artistry of Tarab. By A. J. Racy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. (Cambridge Middle East Studies.) [xiv, 248 p. ISBN 0-521-30414-8. $60.] Illustrations, glossary, bibliography,...
Music in European Capitals: The Galant Style 1720-1780
HISTORICAL AND ANALYTICAL STUDIES Music in European Capitals: The Galant Style 1720-1780. By Daniel Heartz. New York: W. W. Norton, 2003. [xxiv, 1078. ISBN 0-393-05080-7. $100.] Music examples, color plates, illustrations, bibliography, index.With his...
Music Library Association: Notes to Financial Statements
June 30, 2003 And 2002 1. SUMMARY OF SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES ORGANIZATION -- The Music Library Association was formed in 1945 as a non-stock, non-profit corporation. The purposes of the Association are to promote the establishment, growth,...
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). All Web sites accessed 5 March...
Necrology Index
DICTIONARIES AND ENCYCLOPEDIAS CITED Baker Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians (9th ed., 2001) EPM3 The Encyclopedia of Popular Music (3d ed., 1998) Grove The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians (2001) GroveAmer...
Notes for Notes
The Music Library Association has announced its publication awards for 2002. The Vincent H. Duckles Award for the best book-length bibliography or other research tool in music published in 2002 was presented to Sabina Teller Ratner for Camille Saint-Saens,...
On Basie's Bandstand
Richard "Groove" Holmes. On Basie's Randstand. Prestige PRCD-11028-2, 2003.The title of this album is a hit confusing at first-why would Count Basic have an organist on his handstand? But the bandstand referred to in the album title was not the one that...
Piano Sonata No. 1, Op. 1 (1977)/Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 12 [1983]/Four Apparitions for Piano, Op. 17 [1985]/Nocturne No. 2 for Piano, Op. 31 (1991)/Nocturne No. 5 for Piano, Op. 55 (1996)/Nocturne No. 6 for Piano, Op. 62 [1998]/Nocturne No. 7 for Piano, Op. 65 [1999]/Three Impromptus for Piano, Op. 68 [2000]/Variations on a Theme by Mozart for Two Pianos, Op. 42 [1993]
KEYBOARD MUSIC Lowell Liebermann. Piano Sonata no. 1, op. 1 (1977). Bryn Mawr, PA: Theodore Presser, c1999. [Score, 10 p. Pub. no. 110-41305. Duration, ca. 11 min. $10.]Lowell Liebermann. Concerto no. 1 for Piano and Orchestra, op. 12 [1983]. Solo piano...
Pierre De la Rue and Musical Life at the Habsburg-Burgundian Court
EARLY MUSIC Pierre de la Rue and Musical Life at the Habsburg-Burgundian Court. By Honey Meconi. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. [xiv, 385 p. ISBN 0-19-816554-4. $120.] Music examples, illustrations, catalog of works, bibliography, indexes.Meconi's...
Richard "Groove" Holmes
Richard "Groove" Holmes. On Basie's Bandstand. Prestige PRCD-11028-2, 2003. The title of this album is a bit confusing at first--why would Count Basie have an organist on his bandstand? But the bandstand referred to in the album title was not the...
Schubert's Goethe Settings
Schubert's Goethe Settings. By Lorraine Byrne. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2003. [xix, 512 p. ISBN 0-75460695-3. $99.] Music examples, bibliography, index.Although Fran/ Schubert's eighiy-two musical settings ol texts by ]ohann Wolfgang von Goethe are widely...
Six Flute Concertos
CRITICAL EDITIONSAntonio Vivaldi. Six Flute Concertos, Op. 10, in Full Score: With Related Concertos for Other Wind Instruments. Edited with an introduction by Eleanor Selfridge-Field. Mineola, NY: Dover Publications, c2002. [Introd., p. vii-ix; facsim....
Suonate À Doi, Violino & Violadagamba, Con Cembalo, Opera Prima/suonate À Due, Violino et Violadagamba Con Cembalo, Opera secunda/Pièces En Trio Pour Les Flutes, Violon, & Dessus De viole/Clavier Uebung Bestehend Im Praeludio, Fuga, Allemande, Courante, Sarabande Und Gigue/Harmonice Musices Odhecaton A/Six Solos for a Violoncello with a Thorough Bass for the Harpsichord, Opera IX/Six Sonatas for Violoncello and Keyboard, Opp. 9
Dieterich Buxtehude. VII. suonatc a do i, violino & violadagamba, con cembalo, opera prima. Edited by Eva Linfield. (Critical Facsimiles, 2.) New York: The Broude Trust, c1999, 1994. [Series description, 1 p.; in trod., p. 3-9; crit. apparatus, p....
The Keyboard in Baroque Europe
The Keyboard in Baroque Europe. Edited by Christopher Hogwood. (Musical Performance and Reception.) New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. [xvii, 245 p. ISBN 0-521-81055-8. $75.] Music examples, analysis charts, facsimiles, index.Collections of...
The Sounds of Milan, 1585-1650
The Sounds of Milan, 1585-1650. By Robert L. Kendrick. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. [xxi, 528 p. ISBN 0-19-513537-7. $74.] Music examples, bibliography, index.For most musicologists, Milan between the ages of Josquin Desprez and Giovanni...
Tradition and Style in the Works of Darius Milhaud 1912-1939
Tradition and Style in the Works of Darius Milhaud 1912-1939. By Barbara L. Kelly. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2003. [xv, 212 p. ISBN 0-7546-3033-1. $84.95.] Music examples, bibliography, index.Darius Milhaud's reputation has rested on the popular appeal...
Vocal Music
An Anthology of French Operatic Arias for Soprano: 19th Century Repertoire. Selected and edited by Roger Nichols; complete with translations and guidance on pronunciation. London: Edition Peters, c2000. [Pref. in Eng., Ger., p. iv-v; aria texts in...

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