Schoenberg

Celtic Connection or Talented Imitator?
Opinion
Celtic Connection or Talented Imitator?
Axel Klein, who has written a number of works on Irish...
May 14, 2020
British Music Criticism and Anti-intellectualism
Opinion
British Music Criticism and Anti-intellectualism
Mark Fitzgerald reviews a new book edited by Jeremy Dibble...
Aug 30, 2018
Words, Music and the Surrounding Silence
Reviews
Words, Music and the Surrounding Silence
Mark Fitzgerald reviews the first Beckett Chamber Music...
Jul 5, 2018
Feeling and Thinking About Music
Opinion
Feeling and Thinking About Music
Alfred Brendel's new book is a reminder of how the...
Sep 29, 2015
All is Chaos
Opinion
All is Chaos
The idea of a common language in composition is a thing of...
Jul 1, 2011
Beyond Murder
Opinion
Beyond Murder
A new book on the composer Carlo Gesualdo shows that he was...
Apr 1, 2010
Roger Scruton, Understanding Music – Philosophy and Interpretation
Opinion
Roger Scruton, Understanding Music – Philosophy and...
Continuum, London & New York
Oct 1, 2009
When is a Symphony not a Symphony?
Opinion
When is a Symphony not a Symphony?
On the attractions of the cinematic canon
Jan 1, 2009
Opinion
...Expectation
John McLachlan's regular column on composers and...
Jul 1, 2008
Wild Air: The Music of Kevin Volans
Opinion
Wild Air: The Music of Kevin Volans
Originally from South Africa, Kevin Volans was a student of...
Nov 1, 2006
Opinion
Home Sweet Home: Classical Music Culture in Ireland, Britain...
Sparked by a recent book on musical life in America over...
Nov 1, 2006
Opinion
‘...O Master of secret configurations...’
Reflections on the Adorno/Berg Correspondences.
Jul 1, 2006
E-debate: Music and Society – Raymond Deane and Ronan Guilfoyle
Opinion
E-debate: Music and Society – Raymond Deane and Ronan Guilfoyle
If pulse-based music is the norm in our society, are most...
Jan 1, 2006
letters
Letters: What was Modernism?
Jan 1, 2005
What was Modernism?: Part 2
Opinion
What was Modernism?: Part 2
In the second and final part of his article on Arnold...
Nov 1, 2004
What was Modernism?
Opinion
What was Modernism?
Almost one hundred years have passed since the composition...
Sep 1, 2004
The Life and Music of Brian Boydell
Opinion
The Life and Music of Brian Boydell
A review of a recent book on the Irish composer.
Sep 1, 2004
Must Music be Accessible?
Opinion
Must Music be Accessible?
The accessibility of music is a political issue, not an...
Jul 1, 2004
Composition and Criticism
Opinion
Composition and Criticism
Last November, JMI published an article by composer and...
Mar 1, 2004