North American British Music Studies Association

Recent Publications (May 2014)

Thank you to Jennifer Oates for compiling this list. As always, please let me know if you have publications or other news items to post to this blog.

 

Articles

Allis, Michael. “Bantock and Southey: Musical Otherness and Fatalism in Thalaba the Destroyer.” Music and Letters 95/1 (Feb 2014): 39-69

Angell, Jane. “Music and Charity on the British Home Front during the First World War.” Journal of Musicological Research 33/1-3 (Jan–Sept 2014): 184-205.

Duncan, Cheryll. “‘A Debt contracted in Italy’: Ferdinando Tenducci in a London Court and Prison.” Early Music 42/2 (May 2014): 219-29.

Guthrie, Kate. “Propaganda Music in Second World War Britain: John Ireland’s Epic March.” Journal of the Royal Musical Association 139, 1 (April 2014): 137–175.

Meinhart, Michelle. “Memory and Private Mourning in an English Country House During the First World War: Lady Alda Hoare’s Musical Shrine to a Lost Son.” Journal of Musicological Research 33/1-3 (Jan–Sept 2014): 39-95.

Shansky, Carol L. “Patriotism and the Skirl of the Pipes: The Scottish Highland Pipe Band and World War I British Recruiting in New York, 1916–1918.” Journal of Musicological Research 33/1-3 (Jan–Sept 2014): 241-67.

Williams, Vanessa. “‘Welded in a single mass’: Memory and Community in London’s Concert Halls during the First World War.” Journal of Musicological Research 33/1-3 (Jan–Sept 2014): 27-38.

 

Books

Downes, Stephen C. After Mahler: Britten, Weill, Henze, and Romantic Redemption. New York: Cambridge University   Press, 2013.

Frith, Simon, Matt Brennan, Martin Cloonan, and Emma Webster. The History of Live Music in Britain. Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013.

Golding, Rosemary. Music and Academia in Victorian Britain. Farnham: Ashgate, 2013.

Herbert, Trevor and Helen Barlow. Music and the British Military in the Long Nineteenth Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

MacFarlane, Thomas. The Beatles and McLuhan: Understanding the Electric Age. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2013.

McGeary, Thomas. The Politics of Opera in Handel’s Britain. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013.

Morra, Irene. Britishness, Popular Music, and National Identity: The Making of Modern Britain. New York: Routledge, 2014.

Rupprecht, Philip Ernest, ed. Rethinking Britten. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

 

Scores

Birtwistle, Harrison. String Quartet: The Tree of Strings. London: Boosey, 2013.

Birtwistle, Harrison. Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano. London: Boosey, 2013.

Britten, Benjamin. Double Concerto for Violin, Viola, and Orchestra (1932). Edited by Colin Matthews. Study Score. London: Chester, [2013].

Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel. Symphony in A Minor, Op. 8. With the Earlier Finales and Idyll, Op. 44. Edited by John L. Snyder. Recent Researches in the Music of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries, vol. 60. Middleton, Wisc: AR Editions, 2013.

MacMillan, James. Seraph for Trumpet and String Orchestra. London: Boosey, 2013.

MacMillan, James. Violin Concerto (2009). Miniature score. London: Boosey, 2013.

Purcell, Henry. Services. Edited under the Supervision of the Purcell Society by Margaret Laurie and Burce Wood. Works, vol. 23. London: Stainer, 2013.

Songs in British Sources, c. 1150-1300. Transcribed and Edited by Helen Deeming. Musica Britannica, vol. 95. London: Stainer, 2013.

Tavener, John. The Protecting Veil for Cello and String Orchestra (1987). Piano score. London: Chester, 2012.