Alfred Harrievich Schnittke (1934-1998)

Bibliography from Grove Music

Posted in Uncategorized by R.A.D. Stainforth on July 14, 2006

M. Tarakanov: ‘Novaya zhizn’ staroy formï’ [New life for an old form], SovM (1968), no.6, pp.54–62
Yu. Butsko: ‘Vstrechi s kamernoy muzïkoy’ [Encounter with chamber music], SovM (1970), no.8, pp.10–12
S. Razoryonov: ‘Ob odnom muzïkal’nom vechere’ [One musical evening], SovM (1972), no.5, pp.30–35
V. Blinova and others: ‘Obsuzhdayem simfoniyu A. Shnitke’ [Discussion of Schnittke’s symphony], SovM (1974), no.10, pp.12–26
A. Pietrow: ‘Happening w Gorkim’, RM, xviii/8 (1974), no.8, pp.12–13
‘Kremer and Goldsmith on Schnittke, and each other’, High Fidelity/Musical America, xxxii/2 (1983), 46–7
V. Kholopova: ‘Zum sinfonischen Denken Alfred Schnittkes: am Beispiel selner I. Sinfonie’, Sowietische Musik: Betrachtungen und Analysen ed. H. Gerlach (Berlin, 1984), 33–42
L. Lesle: ‘Komponieren in Schichten: Begegnung mit Alfred Schnittke’, NZM, Jg.148, nos.7–8 (1987), 29–32
V. Yerofeyev: ‘Alfred Schnittke and His Music’, Soviet Scene, 1987: a Collection of Press Articles and Interviews, ed. V. Mezhenkov (Moscow, 1987), 222–9 [Russ. origo, Sovetskaya kul’tura (5 March 1987)]
D. Dell’ Agli: ‘Experimentum crucis: Begriff und Figur der Polystilistik bei Alfred Schnittke’, Komponistenportrait Alfred Schnittke: 38. Berliner Festwochen 88 (Berlin, 1988), 35–50 [programme book]; repr. in: MusikTexte, no.30 (1989), 31–4
H. Collins Rice: ‘Further Thoughts on Schnittke’, Tempo, no.168 (1989), 12–14
I. Moody: ‘The Music of Alfred Schnittke’, Tempo, no.168 (1989), 4–11
V. Kholopova and E. Chigareva: Alfred Schnittke (Moscow, 1990)
S. Sawenko: ‘Alfred Schnittke: 4. Concerto grosso/5. Sinfonie’, Sowjetischem Musik im Licht der Perestroika, ed. H. Danuser, H. Gerlach and J. Köchel (Laaber, 1990), 131–43
A. Ross: ‘The Connoisseur of Chaos’, New Republic (28 Sept 1992)
R. Taruskin: ‘A Posteverythingist Booms’, New York Times (2 July 1992)
J. Webb: ‘Schnittke in Context’, Tempo, no.182 (1992), 19–24
A. Ivashkin, E. Restagno and E. Wilson: Schnittke (Turin, 1993)
Alfred Schnittke zum 60. Geburtstag: eine Festschrift (Hamburg, 1994)
P. Davis: ‘Uneasy-Listening Music’, New York Magazine (28 Feb 1994)
P. Griffiths: ‘Schnittke’s Seventh’, New Yorker (7 March 1994)
A. Ivashkin: Besedï s Al’fredom Shnitke [Conversations with Schnittke] (Moscow, 1994)
F. Lemaire: La musique du XXe siècle en Russie (Paris, 1994), 467–72
A. Ross: ‘A Shy, Frail Creator of the Wildest Music’, New York Times (10 Feb 1994)
E. Rothstein: ‘A Russian at Play Amid the Wreckage of a Lost Past’, New York Times (8 Feb 1994)
M. Walsh: ‘The Sound of Russian Fury’, Time (28 March 1994)
A. Ivashkin: ‘Shostakovich and Schnittke: the Erosion of Symphonic Syntax’, Shostakovich Studies, ed. D. Fanning (Cambridge, 1995), 254–70
G. McBurney: ‘Schnittke: Life and his “Idiot”’, Opera (1995), 380–85
A. Ivashkin: Alfred Schnittke (London, 1996)
A. Iwaschlzin: ed.: Alfred Schnittke über das Leben und die Musik (Munich, 1998)
A. Ivashkin, ed.: Schnittke Reader (Bloomington, IN, 1999)


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