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Schafer, R. Murray [Raymond Murray]

composer, writer, music educator


born: 18 Jul 1933 Sarnia, Ontario / province, Canada Source: 1  

The Music Sack has 175 items with information about R. Murray [Raymond Murray] Schafer
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 1994

Ginsberg, Merle
Canadian scene
International Musician 92:13 Apr 1994
       Note: wins Canada Council Prize

Number of People : 1


 1994

Ra (Patria 6); Religious Drama for Chorus, 2 Percussion, Qanun, Ud, Darabukkah, Violin; Tape and Electronic Sounds; Dancers, Actors. (Indian River, Ontario, Arcana, 1989. score $100.00 performer's version $30.00)
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Le Cri de Merlin for Solo Guitar.
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994
       Note: Toronto, Arcana, 1987. $20.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Sun : Composition for Unaccompanied Choir.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Bancroft, Ontario, Arcana, 1990. $6.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

A Garden of Bells : Mixed, Unaccompanied Chorus.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Bancroft, Ontario, Arcana, 1990. $6.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Helms, Siegmund
Neues Lexikon der Musikpadagogik : Personteil
Kassel: Gustav Bosse, 1994, 272 p.

Number of People : 713


 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


 1994

Fourth String Quartet.
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994
       Note: Indian River, Ontario, Arcana, 1989. $30.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

The Black Theatre of Hermes Trismegistos (Patria IV)
For Actors, Singers, Instruments. (Toronto, Arcana, 1988. $50.00)
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994

Number of People : 1


 1994

Fifth String Quartet.
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994
       Note: Indian River, Ontario, Arcana, 1989. $30.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Snowforms : for Children's Voices.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Toronto, Arcana, 1990. $7.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

The Star Princess and the Waterlilies
For Narrator, Contralto Soloist, Children's Chorus, Instruments ad lib.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Bancroft, Ontario, Arcana, 1990. $6.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Felix's Girls : Nine Settings of Text by Henry Felix for SATB Quartet and/or Chorus, Unaccompanied.
Notes 50:1186+ N3 1994
       Note: Bancroft, Ontario, Arcana, 1989. $4.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Fire : for SATB with Clacker.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Toronto, Arcana, 1989. $4.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Gamelan : a Composition for Four Voices or for Mixed Chorus.
Notes 50:1187+ N3 1994
       Note: Indiana River, Ontario, Arcana, 1990. $6.00

Number of People : 1


 1994

Opera diary
Opera Canada 35:4 Summer 1994
       Note: winner, 1993 Canada Council Molson Prize for the Arts

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record review Schafer : String Quartets Nos. 1-5 (Orford String Quartet) (CMC Centre Discs, 2 CD)
Tempo N183:51-2 Dec 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Achilles, E.
Music making beyond the classroom
Music Educators Journal 79:35-7 Dec 1992
       port
       Note: interview

Number of People : 1


 1992

The listening post Schafer : Flute Concerto; Harp Concerto; the Darkly Splendid Earth; the Lonely Traveller (Robert Aitken, flute; Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Kazuyoshi Akiyama, conductor/Judy Loman, harp; the Toronto Symphony, Andrew Davis, conductor/Jacques Israelievitch, violin; the Toronto Symphony, Gunther Herbig, conductor) (CBC Records CD)
Classical Music Magazine 15:39 N5 1992
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1992

Record review Schafer : the Crown of Ariadne; Theseus
Houdy : Quintet for Harp and String Quartet; Luedeke; the Moon in the Labyrinth (J. Leman (harp), Orford String Quartet) (CMC Centre Discs, 2 CDs)
Tempo N183:51-2 Dec 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Premieres
Canadian Composer: 3:26 N3 1992

Number of People : 1


 1992

Ferneyhough, Brian
Morton, Brian
Collins, Pamela
Contemporary composers
Editors Brian Morton [and] Pamela Collins
With a preface by Brian Ferneyhough
Chicago: St. James Press, 1992, 1019 p.

Number of People : 491


 1991

Premieres
Canadian Composer: 2:26 N2 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Premieres
Symphony: 42:40 N5 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Paynter, J.
Personalities in world music education no. 13 : R. Murray Schafer
International Journal of Music Education N18:40-44 1991
       bibliog port
       summary in French, German, and Spanish

Number of People : 1


 1991

Record reviews Schafer : the Five String Quartets (Orford String Quartet) (Centrediscs CD)
Music Magazine 14:36-7 N1 1991
       port

Number of People : 1


 1991

Premieres
Canadian Composer: 2:26 N2 1991

Number of People : 1


 1991

Dawes, Frank
R. Murray Schafer
Strings 5:50-55 N6 1991
       facs il mus port
       Note: interview

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


 1991

Schafer, R. Murray
Patria and the theatre of confluence.
Indian River, Ont.: Arcana Editions, 1991. 228 p.

Number of People : 1


 1990

Premieres
Symphony: 41:45 N5 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Recordings in review Britten : Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op. 70
Schafer : Le Cri de Merlin; Tippett; the Blue Guitar. Norbert Kraft, guitar
Musical America 110:72-3 N5 1990
       Note: Chandos CD

Number of People : 1


 1990

Miller, M.
Record review (Canadian Chamber Ensemble, C. Tilney (hpschd), C. Lavell (hn), D. Bourque (bcl); Centrediscs (CD))
Tempo N172:46+ Mar 1990

Number of People : 1


 1990

Coulter, T.
Truax, B.
The electroacoustic scene : coast-to-coast
Ear 15:24-9 Nov 1990
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1989

Green, P.
Canadian concert music in Belgium
Music Scene N367:10 May-Jun 1989

Number of People : 1


 1989

Delio, Thomas
Smith, Stuart Saunders
Words and spaces
An anthology of twentieth century musical experiments in language and sonic environments
Stuart Saunders Smith and Thomas DeLio editors and contributors
New York: University Press of America, 1989, 264 p.

Number of People : 13


 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


 1989

Premieres
Music Scene N370:23 Nov-Dec 1989

Number of People : 1


 1988

Careless, J.
Murray Schafer's exercise in primaries
The Greatest Show
Performing Arts in Canada 25:35-8 N1 1988
       illustr.
       Note: on Earth

Number of People : 1


 1988

Premieres
Music Scene N362:22 Jul-Aug 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Schafer, R. Murray
Patria One : the Characteristics Man.
Journal of Canadian Studies 23/1 and 2 (Spring/Summer, 1988):207-218.

Number of People : 1


 1988

Kareda, U.
In review Toronto
Opera News 52:38 Mar 12 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Adams, Stephen
Murray Schafer's Patria
The greatest show on earth?
Journal of Canadian Studies 23/I and 2 (Spring/Summer 1988): 199-207.

Number of People : 1


 1988

What's the score?
Instrumentalist: 42:17 Jun 1988

Number of People : 1


 1988

Colgrass, Ulla
For the love of music : interviews with Ulla Colgrass
Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1988

Number of People : 22


 1988

Ginsberg, Merle
Canadian scene
International Musician 87:11+ Nov 1988
       Note: Peterborough extravaganza

Number of People : 1


 1988

Littler, William
Roundup / Toronto Canadian Opera Company/Shaw Festival
Opera Canada 29:28-9 N1 1988
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1987

Armstrong, D.
R. Murray Schafer and music of the future
Music Magazine 10:6-9 N3 1987
       cover port facs ports

Number of People : 1


 1987

Ginsberg, Merle
Canadian scene
International Musician 86:9 Jul 1987
       Note: awarded first Glenn Gould Prize

Number of People : 1


 1987

Premieres
Music Scene N357:26 Sep-Oct 1987

Number of People : 1


 1987

New operas and premieres
Central Opera Service Bulletin 28:3 N1-2 1987-1988

Number of People : 1


 1987

Schafer, R. Murray
Radical radio
Ear 11-12:18-20 N5-N1 1987
       ports

Number of People : 1


 1987

Schafer wins inaugural Glenn Gould Prize.
Music Scene N356:24 Jul-Aug 1987

Number of People : 1


 1987

Premieres
Music Scene N355:22 May-Jun 1987

Number of People : 1


 1987

1987-88 premieres and season highlights
Symphony: 38:59 N5 1987

Number of People : 1


 1987

Bert, A.
Toronto's Guitar 87 : a report
American String Teacher 37:52-3 N4 1987

Number of People : 1


 1987

Dotted notes
Music Magazine 10:22 N2 1987
       port
       Note: winner of first Glenn Gould Prize

Number of People : 1


 1987

Attention composers & librettists : Winners
Central Opera Service Bulletin 27:42 N4 1987
       Note: Glenn Gould Memorial Foundation Award

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres/Creations
Musicanada N57:16 Jun 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres
Music Scene N348:21 Mar-Apr 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Canada music week.
A celebration of the international year of Canadian music : 3-11 November 1986
Kingston, Ontario: Department of Music, Queen's University, 1986, 43 p.

Number of People : 30


 1986

Premieres
Music Scene N352:26 Nov-Dec 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Schafer, R. Murray
Jonah and the Maynooth Community Choir
Journal of Church Music 28:4-8+ Jun 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Schafer, R. Murray
Serge Garant, a pioneer
Canadian University Music Review/revue de Musique des Universites Canadiennes N7:9 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

New operas and premieres
Central Opera Service Bulletin 27:7 N2 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Les faits sonores de l'environnement chez Robert Murray Schafer.
Revue Musicale, la N394-395-396-397:151-3 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Wilson, P.N.
Verordnete Harmonie : Musik und Musikphilosophie im Zeichen des "New Age"
Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik N9:8 Sep 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

What's happening
Music Magazine 9:10 N1 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres/Creations
Musicanada N57:16 Jun 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres
Music Scene N347:21 Jan-Feb 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

New operas and premieres
Central Opera Service Bulletin 27:7 N2 1986

Number of People : 1


 1986

Premieres
Music Scene N352:26 Nov-Dec 1986

Number of People : 1


 1985

Composers
Musicanada N53:13 Jan 1985
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1985

In concert
Music Scene N346:26 Nov-Dec 1985
       port

Number of People : 1


 1985

Schafer, R. Murray
Concert spaces : a less orthodox view
Musicanada N55:5 Nov 1985
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1985

Premieres/Creations
Musicanada N55:16 Nov 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Premieres
Music Scene N343:25 May-Jun 1985
       port p26

Number of People : 1


 1985

Premieres
Music Scene N341:25 Jan-Feb 1985

Number of People : 1


 1985

Schafer, R. Murray
Jonah and the Maynooth Community Choir
Bulletin of the Council For Research in Music Education: N84:104-18 Fall 1985
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1985

Heunis, G.J.
Musiekbeluistering : 'n vergelyking tussen twee benaderings
South African Music Teacher, The/suid-Afrikaanse Musiekonderwyser, Die N107:16-17+ 1985

Number of People : 1


 1984

Journees Mondiales de la Musique; Toronto 23 au 28 septembre; Societe Internationale pour la Musique Contemporaine.
Toronto: 1984

Number of People : 104

More Details : (1 Section)


 1984

1984-85 season premieres
Symphony: 35:33 N5 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Porter, Andrew
Musical events
New Yorker: 60:136 May 14 1984

Number of People : 1


 1984

Lake, L.
Growth and tradition : composition in Ontario
Musicanada N52:7 Sep 1984
       biog
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1984

Composers
Musicanada N52:16 Sep 1984
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1984

Strutt, M.
Canadian music for guitar
Classical Guitar 2:62-3 May-Jun 1984

Number of People : 1


 1983

Premieres
Music Scene N334:21 Nov-Dec 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Kaptainis, Arthur
Ontario Science Centre : Schafer Ra [sic]
High Fidelity/musical America Edition 33:ma22 Oct 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Adams, Stephen
R. Murray Schafer.
Toronto: Univ. of Toronto Press 1983. X, 240 S.
       Mit Notenbeisp., Werkeverz. u. Diskogr.
      (Series: Canadian Composers; 4)

Number of People : 1


 1983

Garebian, K.
The dusk to dawn journey of RA; dangerous moments in the theatrical underworld
Performing Arts in Canada 20:22-3 N2 1983
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1983

Composium annual index of contemporary compoitions
Directory of new music 1982/83 edition
Los Angeles: Crystal Record, 1983

Number of People : 1,324


 1983

Mercer, Ruby
People are talking about ...
Opera Canada 24:10 N2 1983

Number of People : 1


 1983

Adams, Stephen
Murray Schafer.
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1983. x, 240 p.

Number of People : 1


 1983

Toronto Comus Music Theatre
Opera Canada 24:31-2 N3 1983
       illustr.

Number of People : 1


 1983

Music theatre and choirs
Musicanada N50:12 Oct 1983
       also in French

Number of People : 1


 1982

New operas and premieres Canadian premieres.
Central Opera Service Bulletin 23:9 N3 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Premieres
Music Scene N323:17 Jan-Feb 1982

Number of People : 1


 1982

Jones, G.
The new and the tried and true : Toronto
Musicanada N48:11-12 May 1982
       also in French, p13-14

Number of People : 1


 1982

Premieres
Music Scene N327:16 Sep-Oct 1982

Number of People : 1


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