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New Items for July 2015

categories: New Acquisitions

Here is a selection of items that we received in July:

Title Author/Composer/Perfomer Call Number
La Musica en el Peru Ed. Patronato Popular y Porvenir Pro Musica Clasica Ref ML 236.M87 1988
Recercate for Viol and Harpsichord Ortiz, Diego M 3.1.078 R4 2014
A Charles Ives Omnibus Burk, James M. ML 134.I9 B87 2008
Charles Ives: Discography Warren, Richard Jr. ML 156.5.I9 W3
Ohne Worte: Vocality and Instrumentality in 19th Century Music Ed. William Brooks ML 196. T67 2014
Nuestros otros ritmos y sonidos: la musica clasica en el Peru Malaga, Armando Sanchez ML 236.S26 2012
Chilean New Song: The Political Power of Music, 1960s-1973 McSherry, J. Patrice ML 3487.C55 M37 2015
The Pop Festival Ed. George McKay ML 35.P66 2015
Fiesta de diez pesos Morad, Moshe ML 3917.C9 M68 2014
Experiencing Tchaikovsky: A Listener’s Companion Schroeder, David ML 410. C4 S37 2015
Tears into Wine Chafe, Eric ML 410.B13 C46 2015
Wagner, Schuman, and the Lessons of Beethoven’s Ninth Reynolds, Christopher A. ML 410.B42 R49 2015
The Other Wolrds of Hector Berlioz Van Rij, Inge ML 410.B5 V36 2015
Music Apps for Musicians and Music Teachers Axford, Elizabeth C. ML 74.3A96 2015
Musical Childhoods: Explorations in the pre-school years Ed. Nyland, Berenice et. al. MT 1.M987363 2015
Engaging Musical Practices: A Sourcebook for Instrumental Music Ed. Burton, Suzanne L; Alden H. Snell MT 170.E54 2015

New Items for June 2015

categories: New Acquisitions

June was the month for reference section additions. View the list of selected items below to see what is new in reference, as well as our regular circulating items:

Title Author/Composer/Perfomer Call Number
The Cambridge History of World Music ed. Philip V. Bohlman REF ML3545 .C26 2013
The Insiders Guide to Music Licensing Brian Tarquin REF ML 3795. T37 2014
Richard Wagner, Samtliche Werke, Band 2, 1: Das Liebesverbot, oder: Die Novize von Palermo Richard Wagner REF M3 .W23 Bd. 2 pt. 1
Franz Schubert Neue Ausgabe semtlicher Werke Serie II, Band 9: Rosamund Furstin von Cypern Franz Schubert REF M3 .S38 Ser. 2 Bd. 9
Arnold Schonberg Samtliche Werke, Abteilung VI, Kammermusiki, Reihe B, Band 23, 1: Teil 1, Serenade op. 24 Arnold Schonberg REF M3 .S36 Bd. 23, T. 1, Reihe B
New Edition of the Complete Works of Franz Liszt, Volume 10: Consolations, Grand Solo de Concert, and other Works Franz Liszt REF M3 .L773 Suppl. 1, v. 10
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, The Complete Works, Series III, Volume 4.2: Flute Concertos II Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach REF M3 .B103 2005 ser. 3 v. 4.2
Robert Schumann, New Edition of the Complete Works: Series II-Chamber Works, Group 3 – Works for Different Instrumetns and Piano Robert Schumann REF M3 . S39 1991 Ser. 2 Werkgr.
Recent Researches in the Music of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries:
Un avvertimento ai gelosi
Manuel Garcia, ed. By Teresa Radomski REF M2 .R23834 v.65
Recent Researches in the Music of the Classical Era, Vol.96:
Two Operas from the Series Die zween Anton
Edited by David J. Buch REF M2 .R2381 v.96
Recent Researches in Music of the Baroque Era:
Sacra Corona (Venice, 1656)
Edited by Paolo Alberto Rismondo REF M2 .R238 v.189
Musica Britannica, A National Collection of Music, XCVIII: Richard Dering, Motets and Anthems Richard Dering REF M2 .M638 v. 98
The 35 Piano Sonatas (v. 1-3) Beethoven, Ludwig van REF M 23.B414 C66 2007 v. 1-3
The 35 Piano Sonatas (Commentary v. 1-3) Beethoven, Ludwig van REF M 23.B414 C66 2007 Commentary v. 1-3
Symphony No. 10 Philip Glass Oversize M1001 .G48 no.10 2015
Concertos and Choral Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis Donald Francis Tovey MT90 .T59 2015
Symphonies and Other Orchestral Works: Selections from Essays in Musical Analysis Donald Francis Tovey MT125 .T69 2015
Arranging for the Concert Band Frank Erickson MT 73.E74 1983
Rock’n America: A Social and Cultural History Deena Weinstein ML3534.W45 2015
Opera and Modern Specatorship in Late Ninteenth-Century Italy Alessandra Campana ML1733.4 .C36 2014
Japanese Singers of Tales: Ten Centuries of Performed Narrative Alison McQueen Takota ML1451 .J3 T65 2015
Capturing Music: The Story of Notation Thomas Forrest Kelly ML 431.K45 2015
Leonard Bernstein and His Young People’s Concerts Alicia Koffstein-Penk ML 410.B566 K66 2015s
Bolivian Music for Guitar Quartet Willy Claure M467 .C64 B65 2014
Two Duos for Bassoon and Violoncello Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen M291 .G84 D8 2015
Qui Sedes Gaetano Donizetti M2103 .D66 Q5 2013
Ave Maria for Soprano Solo, SATB Choir, and Organ Jules Grison M2079 .L16 G74 2014
Boogie, op. 79b, for piano four-hands and siren Olga Magidenko M204 .M344 op.79b 2014
Polish Requiem: for four soloists (SATB), two mixed choirs and orchestra Krzysztof Pendercki M2010 .P41 R5 2015
Glare, a Chamber Opera Soren Nils Eichberg M1503 .E33 G56 2014
Complete Piano Concertos 1-4 and Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini Sergei Rachmaninoff M1011 .R16 C65 2014
Six Trio Sonatas, BWV 525-530 Bach, J.S. M 314. B3 BWV 525-530 2011
How I Got Over Nicole Boxer DVD 0921
Mozart, Ives, Verdi Schumann Quartett CD 15835
Macmillan, Maxwell Davies, Beamish Gould Piano Trio CD 15834
Secret Music for Albrecht V Musica Reservata CD 15830
L’Ormindo Francesco Cavalli CD 15820
Fantasia Baroque: Improvisations on Bach, Bertali, and Pasquini Aleksandra and Alexander Grychtolik CD 15810
Comedie et Tragedie, volume one: Orchestral Music for the Theatre Lully, Rebel, Marais CD 15808
Oddities and Trifles: The Very Peculiar Instrumental Music of Giovanni Valenti Acronym CD 15803
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst: The Virtuoso Violin Thomas Christian CD 15796
Markuspassion: Reinhard Keiser Ensemble Jacques Moderne CD 15795
Steffani Vocal Chamber Duets Elena Bertuzzi, Alessio Tosi CD 15791
A Brief History of Time Philip Glass CD 15784
Sweete Musicke of Sundrie Kindes: English Consort Music from the 16th and 17th Century The Royal Wind Music CD 15777

New Items for May 2015

categories: New Acquisitions

We got quite a few new items in during May. Here is a selection of what came in:

Title Author/Composer/Perfomer Call Number
The Philadelphia Orchestra: An Annotated Discography Richard Kaplan REF ML156.7 .P52 K37 2015
Sourcebook for Wind Band and Instrumental Music Frank L. Battisti, William Berz, Russ Girsberger REF ML128 .I65 B38 2014
Monumentos de la Musica Espanola, Vol. 81:
Piezas Para Clave, Organo, y Piano en Dos Cuadernos Miscelaneos Espanoles Del Siglo XIX
ed. Celestino Yanez Navarro REF M2 .M4846 v.81
The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual, Third Edition Wayne Bailey, Cormac Cannon, Brandt Payne MT733.4 .B35 2015
The Renaissance Ethics of Music: Singing, Contemplation, and Musica Humana Hyun-Ah Kim ML3921.2 .K56 2015
The Semantics of Chinese Music: Analyzing selected Chinese musical concepts Adrian Ten ML3877 .T55 2015
Queerness in Heavy Metal Music: Metal Bent Amber R. Clifford-Napoleane ML3838 .C55 2015
Out of Time: Music and the Making of Modernity Julian Johnson ML3800 .J63 2015
Traumstuck Reverie for double bass solo Jan Muller-Wieland M57 .M95 T7 2013
Marian Tropes for String Quartet Charles Wuorinen M452 .W97 M37 2010
Mosaique for String Quartet Karol Beffa M452 .B43 M68 2014
Tre Piccoli Notturni, op. 24 per due flauti e chitarra Ferdinando Carulli M377 .C375 op.24 2014
The Wild Horseman, from Schumann’s “Album for the Young” Robert Schumann M293 .S39 A4 no.8 1967
Danse Macabre, op. 40: arranged for harp duet by Erin Freund Camille Saint-Saens M293 .S24 D36 2014
Harp Duo Jan F. Fisher M293 .F58 H37 1990
Nocturnes Erik Satie M25 .S3 N6 no.1-5
Whirling Udumbara I & II for piano Xuntian He M25 .H42 W48 2014
Gott, man lobet dich in der Stille Johann Sebastian Bach M2020 .B16 BWV120 2015
Miserere for 3 Sopranos and “Baroque” instruments Thierry Pecou M2018 .P38 M58 2014
Missa Brevis St. Joannis de Deo, “Little Organ Mass” arraned for female choir Joseph Haydn M2010 .H417 H. XXII 7 2015
Piano Duets: American Composers ed. Michael Aston M200 .A5 2014
Estrela e lua Nova, for SATB a cappella Arr. Heitor Villa-Lobos M1579 .V4586 E8 2015
Schicksalslied, op. 54 Johannes Brahms M1530 .B8 S22 2014
The Queen of Spades: Opera in Three Acts, Seven Tableaux P. Tchaikovsky M1503 .C44 P5 2010
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming) for String Orchestra Jan Sandstrom M1145 .S233 E78 2015
Invitation to Dance Directed by Christian von Tippelskirch and Simi Linton DVD0918
Flex Kings Directed by Deidre Schoo and Michael Beach Nicols DVD0915

New Items for April 2015

categories: New Acquisitions

Here is a highlight of some of the new items in the Music Library for April:

Title Author/ Editor Call #
A Yearbook of the History of Music Stanley Boorman Ref ML5 .M722 v.58 2013
Broadway, Movie, TV, and Studio Cast Musicals on Record Richard Chigley Lynch Ref ML 156.4 M8 L96 1996
Ethnic and Vernacular Music, 1898-1960 Paul Vernon Ref ML 156.4 F5 V47 1995
The Great Jazz Interviews Frank Alkyer and Ed Enright ML3506 .D69 2009
The Castrato Martha Feldman ML1460 .F45 2015
Selected Organ Works Johann Ludwig Krebs M7 .K87 F75 2012 v.3
86. Quintett in F-dur fur Violinen, Viola, und 2 Violoncelli Giuseppe Cambini M552 .C36 no86 2013
Violoncello totale Krzysztof Pendericki M52 .P46 V55 2011
Scottish Folk Tunes Barrie Carson Turner M38.5 .S44 2013
Trio fur Flote, Oboe und Fagott op. 86 Julius Rontgen M357.2 .R654 op.86 2014
Six Trio Sonatas, Opera III Luigi Boccherini M351 .B663 G.119-124 2014 v.4
Schumann’s Works for Chorus and Orchestra Robert Schumann M3.1 .S39 C5 2014
Encantacion Jesus Gonzalez M297 .G66 R4 2014
Top o’ the Millennium Peter Schickele M287 .S34 T67 2014
Ten dances old and new for young players Sir Charles Villiers Stanford M25 .S73 op.58 2014
Spinnerlied Richard Wagner & Franz Liszt M25 .L77 S65 2013
Preludes Claude Debussy M25 .D42 P7 2014
Romantic Pieces Antonin Dvorak M221 .D86 op. 75 2014
Oeuvres Pour Piano Francis Poulenc M22 .P87 O47 2014
Music for Piano Darius Milhaud M22 .M6 O4 2014
Messa da Requiem Giuseppe Verdi M2013 .V47 R45 2014
Solomon George Frideric Handel M2003 .H14 S57 2014
American Aria Anthology Richard Walters M1507 .A543 2004
20th Century Masterpieces for Guitar M126 .C48 2014
Oboe Concerto in A minor Joham Friedrich Fasch M1122 .F36 A min. 2014
Flute Concerto in D Major Johann Melchior Molter M1120 .M65 MWV6.17 2014
Trois Esquisses Victor Fenigstein M1118 .F46 E8 2013
Violakonzert G-dur Georg Philipp Telemann M1115 .T44 C6 G maj 2014
6 Echo-Fantasien Jan Pieterszoon Seelinck M11 .S95 F36 2014
Mysteries William Bolcom M11 .B695 M9 2014
Trois Esquisses Musicales Georges Bizet M11 .B63 E8 2014
Concerto No.3 in C Minor Ludwig van Beethoven M1010 .B41 op.37 2014
Requiem and Messe in D Charles Gounod and Antonin Dvorak CD 15709
Symphony No. 6 & 7; Night Voyage Christopher Gunning CD 15707
A Cambridge Mass Ralph Vaughan Williams CD 15706
Sinfonietta Johan Wagenaar CD 15704
Contemplations Oliver Messiaen CD 15691
Tango! Isabelle van Keulen Ensemble CD 15685
Cello sonata Prokofiev. Cello concerto no. 2 Isabelle van Keulen Ensemble CD 15682
The Roaring Twenties Calefax and Cora Burggraaf CD 15680
Theatrical Music for Solo Percussion CD 15679
Pandora’s Box Arditti Quartet CD 15674
Marimba Concertos Anders Koppel CD 15670
In the Sea of Iona Daniel Lentz CD 15669
Orgelwerke Rudolf Maursberger CD 15667
Piano quartet, op. 29 ; Sonata for violoncello & piano, op. 19 Georg Schumann CD 15663
Motets Johann Heinrich Rolle CD 15660
Guitar Solo Andrzej Mokry CD 15655
Chant Missa Latina CD 15652

New Items for March 2015

categories: New Acquisitions

Here is a highlight of some of the new items from March that we have in the Music Library:

Title Composer/Performer/Author Call #
Manuel de Falla Manuel de Falla CD 15561
The Argentinian Album Amsterdam Sinfonietta CD 15590
Six String Quartets Bartolomeo Campagnoli CD 15594
Livre du Saint Sacrement pour orgue Oliver Messiaen CD 15604
Ponce: Complete Guitar Music Gerard Abiton CD 15607
1865 Anonymous 4 CD 15613
Chamber Works Vol. 1 Krzysztof Penderecki CD 15618
Symphonies, no. 7 Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich CD 15622
String quartet no. 3 Robert Schumann CD 15623
Quartets Camille Saint-Saëns CD 15626
Escualo Astor Piazzolla CD 15628
Konzerte Maria Cecilia Munoz and Sarah O’Brien CD 15631
Gramola Richard Strauss CD 15633
HMS Pinafore New D’Oyly Carte Opera CD 15634
Rameau – Ligeti Cathy Krier CD 15642
Scheherazade Zurich Ensemble CD 15647
Chant Missa Latina CD 15652
Perfect Strangers Heiner Goebbels & Frank Zappa CD 15658
Marimba Concertos Anders Koppel CD 15670
Heart & Soul Matthew Dirst CD 15675
Madama Butterfly Giacomo Puccini DVD 0611
Tupac: Resurrection Tupac DVD 0903
Performance Practices in Early 20th Century Piano Music Maurice Hinson DVD 0906
6 Fantasias for Guitar M126 .V69 2014
Jigs, Reels, & Hornpipes Edward Huws Jones M1738 .J54 2014
African Songs Abdullah Ibrahim M25 .A14 A45 2014
Piano Trio: Los Ojos Simon Holt M312 .H74 T7 2014
Choral music : a research and information guide Avery T. Sharp and James Michael Floyd. ML128.C48 S53 2011
Ethnomusicology : a research and information guide Jennifer C. Post. ML128.E8 P67 2011
The madrigal : a research and information guide Susan Lewis Hammond. ML128.M2 L49 2011
Spirituals : a multidisciplinary bibliography for research and performance by Kathleen A. Abromeit. ML128.S4 A27 2015
William Alwyn : a research and information guide John C. Dressler. ML134.A56 D54 2012
Bela Bartok : a research and information guide Elliott Antokoletz, Paolo Susanni. ML134.B18 A7 2011
Gabriel Faure : a research and information guide Edward R. Phillips. ML134.F29 P55 2011
Gustav Holst : a research and information guide Mary Christison Huismann. ML134.H75 H85 2011
Quincy Jones : a research and information guide Clarence Bernard Henry. ML134.J73 H46 2014
Bohuslav Martinu¯ : a research and information guide Robert C. Simon. ML134.M44 S56 2014
Program music Jonathan Kregor. ML3300 .K724 2015
K-pop : popular music, cultural amnesia, and economic innovation in South Korea John Lie. ML3502.K6 L54 2015
The 21st-century singer : making the leap from the university into the world Susan Mohini Kane. ML3795 .K18 2015
Organising music : theory, practice, performance edited by Nic Beech and Charlotte Gilmore. ML3853 .O74 2015
Rethinking difference in music scholarship edited by Olivia Bloechl, Melanie Lowe,and Jeffrey Kallberg ML3916 .R49 2015
Prose works. Selections. English;”Berlioz on music : selected criticism, 1824-1837 edited by Katherine Kolb ; translated by Samuel N. Rosenberg ML410.B5 A5 2014
We’ll have Manhattan : the early work of Rodgers and Hart Dominic Symonds. ML410.R6315 S96 2015
Mellencamp : American troubadour David Masciotra. ML420.M357 M37 2015
Sounds of the New Deal : the Federal Music Project in the West Peter Gough ; foreword by Peggy Seeger. ML62 .G62 2015
Including everyone : creating music classrooms where all children learn Judith A. Jellison. MT1 .J35 2015
Music direction for the stage : a view from the podium Joseph Church. MT955 .C59 2015

New Items

categories: New Acquisitions

Here is a list of some of our newest acquisitions in the Music Library. Make sure to stop in and check them out!


Neue Ausgsbe sämtlicher Werke Robert Schumann Ref M3 .S39 1991 Ser. 3 Werkgr. 1 Bd. 3
Beethoven Werke Ref M3 .B44 Abt. 13 Bd.1   T.1-3
The Polyhymnia Portfolio Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Ref M3 .B103 2005 ser. 8 v.2
Missa in g Johann Adolf Hasse Ref M3 .H34 1999 Abt. 4 Bd. 3
Siegfried III Richard Wagner Ref M3 .W23 Bd. 12 pt.3
Ideas and Styles In the Western Musical Tradition Douglas Seaton ML160 .S407 I5 1991
Latin Music Ilan Stavans Ref ML 101 .L38 L37 2014 v.1-2
The Making of West Side Story Leonard Bernstein DVD 0890
Balanchine, v.1-4 New York City Ballet DVD 0892-0895
Jay-Z in Fade to Black Jay-Z DVD 0896
Bernard Herrmann Bernard Hermann DVD 0897
Riot Acts: flaunting gender deviance in music performance Madsen Minax DVD 0898
Elvis: The Birth of Rock N’ Roll Elvis Presley DVD 0899
Studying Musical Theatre Millie Taylor and Dominic Symonds ML2054 .T393 2014
Tales, Tunes, and Tassa Drums Peter Manuel ML3565 .M373 2015
Rounding Wagner’s Mountain Bryan Gilliam ML410 .S93 G55 2014
The Lure and Legacy of Music at Versailles John Hajdu Heyer ML2927.8 .A39 H39 2014

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