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Beckwith, John

composer, critic, teacher, piano


born: 09 Mar 1927 Victoria, British Columbia / province, Canada Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 51 items with information about John Beckwith:


 1996

The United States and Canada in the Twentieth Century

p. 500 In:
Gordon, Stewart
A History of Keyboard Literature.
Music for the Piano and its Forerunners
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 566 p.

Number of People : 67


 1995

Dixon, Gail
Symmetry and synthesis in Beckwith's Etudes (1983)
Taking a stand: essays in honour of John Beckwith, p. 70-93. T. McGee, ed.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Mayo, John
Coming to terms with the past : Beckwith's Keyboard Practice.
Taking a stand: essays in honour of John Beckwith, p. 94-109. T. McGee, ed.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995.

Number of People : 1


 1995

Beckwith, Lawrence
John Beckwith's principal compositions and writings to 1994.
Taking a stand: essays in honour of John Beckwith, p. 306-313. T. McGee, ed.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995.

Number of People : 1


 1994

Biographical sketches

p. 369 In:
McIntosh, Robert Dale
A documentary history of music in British Columbia
Vol. II: 1900-1950
Victoria, BC: Beach Holme Publishers, 1994, 548 p.

Number of People : 44


 1994

The musicians by Patricia Wardrop

p. 108 In:
Curtin, Walter
Curtin call
A photographer's candid view of 25 years of music in Canada
Toronto: Exile Editions, 1994, 134 p.

Number of People : 89


 1993

Courteau, Bernard
Asselin, Andre
Panorama de la musique Canadienne et du Quebec
Preface de Bernard Courteau poete et ecrivain quebecois
Montreal: Editions Asselin-Spadari, 1993

Number of People : 66


 1991

Beckwith, John
Notes on Harp of David.
Canadian University Music Review/Revue de musique des universites canadiennes 11/2 (1991): 122-35.

Number of People : 1


 1991

Cummings, David M.
McIntire, Dennis K.
International who's who in music and musician's directory
(in the classical and light classical fields)
Twelfth edition 1990/91
Consultant editors David M. Cummings; Dennis K. McIntire
Cambridge, England: International Who's Who in Music, 1991

Number of People : 8,178


 1990

Mayo, John
Expectations and compacts in Beckwith-Reaney operas
A case study.
University of Toronto Quarterly 60/2 (winter 1990-91): 305-318.

Number of People : 1


 1989

Beatty, Carolyn
Robert, Veronique
Gagne, Mireille
Bouhalassa, Ned
Hand, Mark
Marois, Gilles
Auer, Simone
Repertoire des compositeurs agrees
Coordination: Carolyn Beatty, Mark Hand
Revision: Simone Auer, Ned Bouhalassa, Mireille Gagne
Traduction: Gilles Marois, Veronique Robert
Toronto: Centre de Musique Canadiene, 1989

Number of People : 150


 1989

Canadian composers mini biographies
Sponsored by The Canadian Federation of Music Teachers' Associations
1989

Number of People : 86


 1985

Wilson, Lyle G.
A dictionary of pianists
London: Robert Hale, 1985

Number of People : 2,597


 1985

Stubley, Eleanor Victoria
Unpublished Canadian brass compositions for heterogeneous trio, quartet, and quintet
An an annotated and graded list for student performers
By Eleanor Victoria Stubley
Brandon, Manitoba: Brandon University, 1985

Number of People : 28


 1982

Shand, Patricia Martin
Musiques canadienne : oeuvres choisies a l'intention des professeurs
Toronto: Centre de Musique Canadienne, 1982

Number of People : 62


 1982

Ford, Clifford
Canada's music : an historical survey
Agincourt, Ontario: GLC Publishers Limited, 1982, 278 p.

Number of People : 122


 1981

Kallmann, Hellmuth
Potvin, Gilles
Winters, Kenneth
Encyclopedia of music in Canada
Edited by Hellmut Kallman, Gilles Potvin, Kenneth Winters
Toronto: University of Toronto, 1981, 1076 p.

Number of People : 2,193


 1981

Canadian League of Composers - Ligue Canadienne de Compositeurs; 30 1951-1981 June 11/14 Juin; Windsor - Detroit
Windsor, Ontario: Canadian League of Composers, 1981, 48 p.

Number of People : 35


 1981

Willia, Stephen C.
Toomey, Kathleen M.
Musicians in Canada
A bio-bibliographical finding list
Edited by Kathleen M. Toomey & Stephen C. Williams
Ottawa: Canadian Association of Music Libraries, 1981, 185 p.

Number of People : 3,053


 1980 Source: 1

Sadie, Stanley
The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians
London: Macmillan, 1980

Number of People : 20,506


 1977

Musicanada : a presentation of Canadian contemporary music: Presence de la musique canadienne contemporaine
A joint project of the Dept. of External Affairs of Canada and the Canada Council
Ottawa: Dept. of External Affairs, [1977?], 105 p.

Number of People : 45

More Details : (1 Section)


 1977

Laplante, Louise
Compositeurs canadiens contemporains
Montreal: Presse de 'Universite' du Quebec, 1977

Number of People : 158


 1975

MacMillan, Keith
Beckwith, John
Contemporary Canadian composers
Edited by Keith MacMillan and John Beckwith
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1975, 248 p.

Number of People : 160


 1975

Bohle, Bruce
International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians.
10th edition
New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1975

Number of People : 93


 1974

Charles Ives Centennial Festival-conference
Sponsored by Institute for Studies in American Music, Brooklyn College, City University of New York and School of Music Yale University
New York: 1974, 96 p.

Number of People : 65


 1974

Vinton, John
Dictionary of contemporary music
Edited by John Vinton
New York: E.P. Dutton, 1974, 834 p.

Number of People : 1,053


 1974

Rosner, Helmut
Bulling, Burchard
Frank, Paul
Noetzel, Florian
Kurzgefasstes Tonkunstler Lexikon
Fortfuhrt von Burchard Bulling, Florian Noetzel, Helmut Rosner
Wilhelmshaven: Heinrichshofen, 1974
       Note: Zweiter Teil: Erganzungen und Erweiterungen seit 1937

Number of People : 16,276


 1974

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
Vol. II
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1974, 567 p.

Number of People : 6,198


 1973

Napier, Ronald
A guide to Canada's composers
Willowdale, Ontario: Avondale Press, 1973, 50 p.

Number of People : 254


 1972

Riemann, Hugo
Musiklexikon : Erganzungsband.
New York: Schott, 1972

Number of People : 47


 1972

Such, Peter
Soundprints : contemporary composers
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company Limited, 1972

Number of People : 6


 1972

John Beckwith.
Soundprints
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin and Company Limited (1972), p. 54-77.

Number of People : 1


 1971

Creative Canada.
2 vols.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1971

Number of People : 193


 1971

Littler, John
John Beckwith.
The Music Scene, No. 261 (September-October, 1971), p. 4, 7.

Number of People : 1


 1971

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th ed: suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1971

Number of People : 88


 1970

John Beckwith.
(pamphlet), BMI Canada Ltd., 1970.

Number of People : 1


 1969

Waiter, Arnold
Aspects of Music in Canada.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969

Number of People : 475


 1967

Catalogue of chamber music available on loan from the library of the Canadian Music Centre
Toronto: Canadian Music Centre, 1967, 288 p.

Number of People : 85


 1967

John Beckwith : a Portrait.
Musicanada, No. 6 (November, 1967), p. 8-9.

Number of People : 1


 1965

Baker, T.
Baker's Biographical Dictionary.
5th edition suppl.
New York: G. Schirmer, 1965

Number of People : 58


 1964

Thirty-four biographies of Canadian composers
Prepared and distributed by the international service of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Montreal: 1964

Number of People : 34


 1964

Bull, Storm
Index to biographies of contemporary composers
New York: Scarecrow Press, 1964, 405 p.

Number of People : 5,157


 1963

Catalogue of orchestral music at the Canadian Music Centre
Including orchestra, band, concertos, operas and vocal-orchestral
Toronto: Canadian Music Centre, 1963, no pagination p.

Number of People : 76


 1962

Composers of the Americas
Biographical data and catalog of their works
Volume 8
Washington, D.C.: Secretaria General, organizacion de los Estados Americanos, 1962

Number of People : 21


 1962

Orchestra music Canadian composers
Toronto: BMI Canada Limited, 1962

Number of People : 25


 1958

Apel, Paul Hermann
Music of the Americas, North and South.
New York: Vantage Press, 1958

Number of People : 65


 1957

Catalogue of orchestral music (Including works for small orchestra and band, concertos, vocal-orchestral and choral-orchestral works) composed by members of the Canadian League of Composers
Toronto: Canadian League of Composers, 1957, 58 p.

Number of People : 35


 1955

MacMillan, Ernest
Music in Canada
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1955

Number of People : 19


 1952

Kallmann, Helmut
Catalogue of Canadian composers
Edited by Helmut Kallmann
Ottawa: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1952, 254 p.

Number of People : 332

More Details : (1 Section)


 1950

Wheeler, T.J.
Canadian Radio and Television Annual.
Ed. T.J. Wheeler
Toronto: 1950

Number of People : 253


 1950

Canadian Biographies, Canadian Authors, Artists and Musicians
Ottawa: 1950-1952

Number of People : 25


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