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MUSS2020
Module Reading List

Interpreting Music, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Clive McClelland
C.McClelland@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Notation

Granade, S. Andrew, 'Cracking the Code: What Notation Can Tell Us About Our Musical Values', Open Access Musicology, vol. 1, ed. Daniel Barolsky and Louis Epstein (Lever Press, 2020), 1–30 

Grier, James, Musical Notation in the West (Cambrigde: Cambridge University Press, 2021)

Playford, John, Introduction to the Skill of Music12th edition (ed. Henry Purcell) (London, 1694) (available through Early English Books Online, or IMSLP)

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Editing

Cook, Nicholas, 'Editing in Music', Contemporary Theatre Review, 25 (2015), 119–123

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Continuo Realization

Arnold, F. T. The Art of Accompaniment from a Thorough-Bass as Practised in the XViith & XVIIIth Centuries, 2 vols.

Ledbetter, David, Continuo Play According to Handel: His Figured Bass Exercises (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990)

Locke, Matthew, Melothesia (London, 1673) (available through Early English Books Online, or IMSLP)

Locke, Matthew, Melothesia, ed. Christopher Hogwood (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987)   OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (MH 23/08/2021) 

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Sources, Editions, and the Challenges of Interpretation

Peter Holman, 'Notation and Interpretation', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Baroque Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 21–48

Clifford Bartlett, 'Sources and Editions', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Baroque Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 107–122 

Cliff Eisen, 'Notation and Interpretation', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Classical Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 15–38

Barry Cooper, 'Sources and Editions', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Classical Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 91–102  

Clive Brown, 'Notation and Interpretation', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Romantic Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 13–28 

Robert Pascall, 'Sources and Editions', in A Performer's Guide to Music of the Romantic Period, series editor Anthony Burton (London: ABRSM, 2002), pp. 91–102  

This list was last updated on 05/08/2021