Canadian University Music Review

Volume 17, Number 2, 1997

Table of contents (19 articles)

  1. Self-Similarity and Compositional Strategies in the Music of Milton Babbitt
  2. Une nouvelle découverte à Montréal dans la bibliothèque musicale de Jean Girard : des œuvres vocales rares de Lebègue, de Bacilly et de Du Mont
  3. Mrs. J.B. Carmichael and the Edmonton Civic Opera Society, 1935-1971
  4. Richard Strauss à l’oeuvre : les premières esquisses pour Salome
  5. Completion and Antithesis in Piano Sonata No. 6 by S.C. Eckhardt-Gramatté

Book Reviews  / Comptes rendus

  1. Colin P. Lawson. Mozart: Clarinet Concerto. Cambridge Music Handbooks. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996. xi, 111 pp. ISBN 0-521-47384- 5 (hardcover), ISBN 0-521-47929-0 (softcover)
  2. Barrie Martyn. Nicolas Medtner: His Life and Music. Aldershot, England: Scolar Press, 1995. 274 pp. ISBN 0-85967-959-4 (hardcover)
  3. R. Larry Todd, ed. Schumann and His World. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1994. xi, 396 pp. ISBN 0-691-03698-5 (softcover)
  4. John C. Tibbetts, ed. Dvořák in America. Portland: Amadeus Press, 1993. x, 447 pp. ISBN 0-931340-56-X (hardcover) / Michael Beckerman, ed. Dvořák and his World. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993. x, 284 pp. ISBN 0-691-00097-2 (softcover) / David R. Beveridge. Rethinking Dvořák: Views from Five Countries. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1996. xi, 305 pp. ISBN 0-19-816411-4 (hardcover)
  5. R.M.W. Dixon and Grace Koch. Dyirbal Song Poetry: The Oral Literature of an Australian Rainforest People. St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1996. 367 pp. ISBN 0-7022-2593-2 (softcover)
  6. Melvin P. Unger. Handbook to Bach's Sacred Cantata Texts: An Interlinear Translation with Reference Guide to Biblical Quotations and Allusions, Lanham, Md. and London: Scarecrow Press, 1996. xvi, 776 pp. ISBN 0-8108- 2979-7 (hardcover)
  7. John Warrack. Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg. Cambridge Opera Handbooks. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. x, 175 pp. ISBN 0-521-44444-6 (hardcover), 0-521-44895-6 (softcover) / Michael Tanner. Wagner. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1996. x, 236 pp. ISBN 0-691-01162-1 (hardcover). Published in Canada and the United Kingdom by Harper Collins
  8. David Kimbell. Italian Opera. National Traditions of Opera, no. 2. General editor: John Warrack. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xviii, 684 pp. ISBN 0-521-46643-1 (softcover)
  9. Marie-Thérèse Lefebvre. Jean Vallerand et la vie musicale du Québec, 1915-1994. Montréal : Éditions du Méridien, 1996. 109 p. ISBN 2-89415-170-5
  10. Hans Keller. Essays on Music. Edited by Christopher Wintle, with Bayan Northcott and Irene Samuel. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xx, 269 pp. ISBN 0-521-46216-9 (hardcover) / Hans Keller. Three Psychoanalytical Notes on "Peter Grimes." Edited by Christopher Wintle. London: Institute of Advanced Musical Studies in association with The Britten-Pears Library, 1995. 51 pp. ISBN 1-897747-02-0 (softcover) / Hans Keller and Christopher Wintle. Beethoven's String Quartets in F minor, op. 95, and C-sharp minor, op. 131: Two Studies. Nottingham: University of Nottingham, 1995. 55 pp. ISBN 0-9518354-2-4 (softcover)

Record Reviews  / Comptes rendus de disques

  1. Scriabin: The Complete Piano Sonatas. Marc-André Hamelin, piano. Hyperion CDA 67131/2 [DDD], produced by Andrew Keener / Beethoven: Diabelli Variations. William Kinderman, piano. Hyperion CDA 66763 [DDD], produced by Marc Seiffge.

Conference Reports  / Comptes rendus de colloques

  1. International Conference on Music in Eighteenth-Century Britain; The Canadian Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies / La société canadienne d’étude du dix-huitième siècle
  2. "Johann Friedrich Fasch und sein Wirkin für Zerbst," International Scholarly Conference on the Occasion of the Fifth International Fasch Festival, Zerbst, Germany, 18 and 19 April 1997
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