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Caldwell, John 1938-

Overview
Works: 59 works in 303 publications in 5 languages and 6,586 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Scores  Art music  Intabulations  Propers (Music)  Masses  Hymns  Gavottes (Music)  Excerpts  Arrangements (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Adapter, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Instrumentalist, Honoree
Classifications: M2, 780.902
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Most widely held works about John Caldwell
 
Most widely held works by John Caldwell
Medieval music by John Caldwell( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preface: In writing this book I have had in mind the needs of undergraduates and others who require a straightforward account of medieval music, above all in its technical aspects. There is in these pages little biography and almost no sociology, topics on which others are better equipped to write; on the other hand considerable attention is paid to notation, so often the key to musical style. I have regarded the Middle Ages as a phenomenon of the Christian West, with the consequent omission of Byzantine chant (except in passing in connection with the subject of modes), not to mention the music of Islam and 'medieval' oriental music generally. This has excluded the possibility of comparisons between these musical cultures and that of the West; but apart from my own lack of expertise it has to be confessed that this is an area in which subjective opinion counts for much and in which very little can be demonstrated with confidence. -- John Caldwell
English keyboard music before the nineteenth century by John Caldwell( Book )

21 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and German and held by 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English keyboard art from Robertsbridge Codex (c. 1325) to John Field. Illuminating coverage of organ, harpsichord, pianoforte, other instruments; works of Tallis, Byrd, Gibbons, Tomkins, many others. Bibliography
Editing early music by John Caldwell( Book )

34 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its publication in 1985, Editing Early Music has been the guide to editorial procedures suitable for music written from the Middle Ages to about 1830. For this revised edition, Caldwell has made a number of corrections, brought the bibliography up to date, and added a Postscript on stemmatics and textual criticism
The Well enchanting skill : music, poetry, and drama in the culture of the Renaissance : essays in honour of F.W. Sternfeld( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tudor keyboard music, c. 1520-1580( )

8 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mulliner book by Denis Stevens( )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Tudor organ music( )

2 editions published in 1966 and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good Friday by John Caldwell( )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and Latin and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good Friday is an opera-oratorio based on the crucifixion narrative as told in the gospel according to St. John. It combines Latin and English liturgical texts and medieval poetry with a dramatic enaction of the Passion story
Essays on the history of English music in honour of John Caldwell : sources, style, performance, historiography by Emma Hornby( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The major themes of the essays in this collection reflect the work of the distinguished scholar John Caldwell, professor of music at Oxford University and a composer in his own right. There is a strong focus on early music, with contributions considering the medieval carol, sources for seventeenth- and eighteenth-century harpsichord music, and the transmission of fifteenth-century English music to the Continent; but they range right up to the twentieth century, with an examination of music in Oxford. All are concerned in one way or another with themes which recur in Professor Caldwell's scholarship: sources; style; performance; and historiography."--Pub. desc
The Oxford history of English music by John Caldwell( Book )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La messe de Notre Dame. Chansons by Guillaume( Recording )

4 editions published in 1969 in 4 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religieuze muziek uit de Lage Landen
Complete works for flute and basso continuo = Sämtliche Werke für Flöte und Generalbass by John Stanley( )

13 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six concertos opus 2 by John Stanley( )

4 editions published in 1987 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early Tudor organ music by John Caldwell( )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in 4 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo : 9 in A minor, opus 4, no. 1 : for flute and basso continuo by John Stanley( )

4 editions published in 1978 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo : 10 in E minor opus 4 no. 2 : for flute and basso continuo by John Stanley( )

4 editions published in 1978 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten voluntaries for the organ or harpsichord. A facsimile reproduction of the eighteenth-century edition by William Boyce( )

9 editions published in 1972 in Undetermined and No Linguistic content and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keyboard compositions by Christopher Gibbons( )

4 editions published in 1989 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo : 11, in G major, opus 4, no. 3 : for flute and basso continuo by John Stanley( )

4 editions published in 1978 and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solo : 13 in D major opus 4 no. 5 : for flute and basso continuo by John Stanley( )

3 editions published in 1978 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Editing early music
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Caldwell, John Anthony 1938-

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Editing early musicEssays on the history of English music in honour of John Caldwell : sources, style, performance, historiographyThe Oxford history of English music