Bibliography of Bassoon Theses and Dissertations

Copyright 1994, 1995 by Eric J. Petersen.

Last updated 9/4/95

References marked with an (+) have been added since 12/11/94 (last revision).

Theses and dissertations are divided under these subject headings:

ACOUSTICS

Blough, Eric B. "A Quantitative Comparison of Different Players, Reeds, and Fingerings on the Same Bassoon." B.A. thesis, University of South Carolina, 1988. Pp. 200. OCLC#: 24492571.

Burton, James Lee. "Bassoon Bore Dimensions." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, 1975. Pp. xii + 254. OCLC#: 20958424. UMI 7526152.

Carland, June Adelia. "A Waveform Analysis of Bassoon Reed Profiles." D.M. document, Florida State University, 1987. Pp. ix + 137. OCLC#: 17463372. UMI 8723131.

Carr, Walter Edward. "A Videofluorographic Investigation of Tongue and Throat Positions in Playing Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Saxophone." D.M.A. document, University of Southern California, 1978. Pp. xvi + 243. OCLC#: 5079801.

+Gagnon, Noel James. An Investigation of the Lay Contour of Bassoon Reeds and Its Relation to Pitch, Tone Quality, and Response. Master's thesis. University of Minnesota (Duluth Branch), 1963.

Hughston, James Edward. "A Study of Problems and Errors in Bassoon Reed Construction and Adjustment." M.M. thesis, Northern Illinois University, 1965. Pp. 24. OCLC#: 15176937.

Jones, David A. "A Physical Analysis of the Tone Quality of the Bassoon." M.M.E. thesis, University of Kansas, 1956. Pp. vii + 74. OCLC#: 15583253.

Lacy, Edwin Vemont. "A Survey and Acoustical Evaluation of Bassoon Fingerings, and an Annotated Fingering Chart." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1979. Pp. xi + 157. OCLC#: 5262241.

Lehman, Paul Robert. "The Harmonic Structure of the Tone of the Bassoon." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Michigan, 1962. Pp. xvii + 194. OCLC#: 28591577. UMI 6300390.

Also published as: Lehman, Paul Robert. The Harmonic Structure of the Tone of the Bassoon. Seattle, WA: Berdon Inc., 1965. Pp. xvii + 194. OCLC#: 738584.

+Patterson, John P. Bassoon Reed Variables: A Basis for Reed Selection. Master's thesis. University of Texas, 1954.

Rachor, David John. "German Bassoon Tone Hole Dimensions." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1985. Pp. vi + 537. OCLC#: 15153104.

Smith, R. A. "The Effect of Lip Pressure and Air Pressure on the Intonation and Tone Quality of the Bassoon." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Southampton, 1973.

Trent, Sharon Sparling. "The Effect of Increased Embouchure Pressure on the Intonation and Intonation Perception of Bassoonists." Mus.D. document, Florida State University, 1991. Pp. xiii + 139. OCLC#: 25206489.

Verdi, Ralph Carl. "A Study of Harmonics for Woodwind Instruments." Ph.D. dissertation, Catholic University of America, 1991. Pp. xxviii + 571. OCLC#: 25196810. UMI 9123088.

Voigt, Wolfgang. "Experimentelle Untersuchungen zur Klangfarbe des Fagottes und vergleichbarer histor. Instrumente" Ph.D. dissertation, University of Cologne, 1974.

Also published as: Voigt, Wolfgang. Untersuchungen zur Formantbildung in Klängen von Fagott und Dulzianen. Kölner Beiträge zur Musikforschung, Bd 80. Regensburg: G. Bosse, 1975. Pp. 249. OCLC#: 2348681.

Widdowson, Kenneth West. "Wood-wind Tone Color." M.M. thesis, Indiana University, 1955.

BIBLIOGRAPHIES

Bartlett, Loren Wayne. "A Survey and Checklist of Representative Eighteenth-Century Concertos and Sonatas for Bassoon." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1961. Pp. xv + 231. OCLC#: 21473304. UMI 6105544.

Beebe, Jon Pritchard. "An Annotated Bibliography of Music for Unaccompanied Solo Bassoon." D.M.A. document, University of Wisconsin, 1988. Pp. iv + 276. OCLC#: 18661438. UMI 8809018.

Also published as: Beebe, Jon Pritchard. Music for Unaccompanied Solo Bassoon: An Annotated Bibliography. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., 1990. Pp. ix + 99.

+Colman, Leo Russell. An Annotated Bibliography of Woodwind Study Materials Which Deal With Performance Problems Encountered in Contemporary Music. Ph. D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1969. LC 704342; DA XXX, 10,4475-A.

Fletcher, Kristine Klopfenstein. "A Comprehensive Performance Project in Bassoon Literature with an Essay on the Paris Conservatoire and the Contest Solos for Bassoon." D.M.A. document, University of Iowa, 1986. UMI 8708046.

Also published as: Fletcher, Kristine Klopfenstein. The Paris Conservatoire and the Contest Solos for Bassoon. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1988. Pp. x + 142.

Gillespie, James Ernest, Jr. "The Reed Trio: An Annotated Bibliography of Original, Published Works." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1969. Pp. 90. OCLC#: 30934246.

Also published as: Gillespie, James Ernest, Jr. The Reed Trio: An Annotated Bibliography of Original Published Works. Detroit Studies in Music Bibliography, no. 20. Detroit: Information Coordinators, 1971. Pp. 84.

Gillette, John Carroll. "An Annotated Bibliography of Works for Unaccompanied Bassoon." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1976. Pp. iv + 93. OCLC#: 2848835.

Hodges, Woodrow Joe. "A Biographical Dictionary of Bassoonists Born Before 1825." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1980. Pp. iii + 694. OCLC#: 29869662. UMI 8022036

Klitz, Brian Kent. "Solo Sonatas, Trio Sonatas, and Duos for Bassoon Before 1750." Ph.D. dissertation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1961. Pp. iv + 151 + 66 music pages. OCLC#: 2157855. UMI 6106125.

Larson, André Pierre. "A Catalog of the Double Reed Instruments in the Arne B. Larson Collection of Musical Instruments." M.A. thesis, University of South Dakota, 1968. Pp. 102. OCLC#: 8600781.

Limberg, Jo Ellen. "A Comprehensive Performance Project in Oboe Literature with an Essay Consisting of an Annotated Bibliography and Categorical Index of Articles and Other Commentaries form To the World's Bassoonists (1969-1972) and the Periodicals of International Double Reed Society (1972-fall 1984)." D.M.A. document, University of Iowa, 1986. Pp. vi + 319.

Meilander, Margery A. "A Discography of the Bassoon." M.L.S. thesis., Kent State University, 1972. Pp. 80.

Merriman, Lyle Clinton. "Solos for Unaccompanied Woodwind Instruments: A Checklist of Published Works and Study of Representative Examples." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1963. Pp. xiv + 167. OCLC#: 11488995.

Munsell, Donald Thomas. "A Comprehensive Survey of Solo Bassoon Literature Published after ca. 1929 with Analyses of Representative Compositions." D.M.A. document, University of Iowa, 1969. Pp. x + 178. OCLC#: 2004452. UMI 6913170

+Nelson, Donald William. Bassoon Literature: A Key to Its Evaluation. Master's thesis, Chicago Musical College of Roosevelt University, 1955.

Oberlag, Herbert Henry. "An Annotated Bibliography of Original, Published Quartets for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1973. Pp. viii + 98. OCLC#: 30939063.

Roll, Karen L. "An Annotated Bibliography of Flute, Clarinet, and Bassoon Trio Music." M.L.S. thesis, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1983. Pp. ix + 101. OCLC#: 12306024.

Scott, Richard Dean. "Contemporary Solo Literature for the Bassoon: An Analysis of Representative Compositions and a Survey of Compositions Suitable for the College Student." Ed.D. dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1971. Pp. viii + 197. OCLC#: 2047162. UMI 7207053.

Thomas, Orlan Earl. "Music for Double-reed Ensembles from the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries: Collection Philidor." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, 1973. Pp. x + 91 + 103 music. OCLC#: 6296305.

HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT

Badea, Emilian. "The Life and Works of Eugene Jancourt (1815-1901), Including a Translation and Commentary of His 'Grande Methode Theoretique et Pratique,' Opus 15." Mus.A.D. document, Boston University, 1992. Pp. viii + 150. OCLC#: 29214817. UMI 9223292.

Baker, Linda. "A History of the Physical Development of the Bassoon." M.A. thesis, California State University, Sacramento, 1971. Pp. 112. OCLC#: 12876113.

Becker, Heinz. "Studien zur Entwicklungsgeschichte der Rohrblattinstrumente." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Hamburg, 1961.

Birsak, Kurt. "Die Holzblasinstrumente im Salzburger Museum Carolino Augusteum: Verzeichnis und entwicklungsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Salzburg, 1973. Pp. 211.

Brooks, Anna. "A Historical Development of the Bassoon." M.M. thesis, DePaul University, 1943. Pp. vii + 89. OCLC#: 16521712.

Casson, D. "The Development of Woodwind Instruments and Their Timbres." M.A. thesis, Western Australia University, 1977.

Davies, H. W. "A History of the Development of Wind Instruments, and a Critical Account of Their Use in Ensembles." M.A. thesis, University of Cardiff, 1966.

DeVos, Bradford R. "The History and Development of the Bassoon Reed and Embouchure." M.S. thesis, Boston University, 1963. Pp. 92. OCLC#: 7767725.

+Fossner, Alvin Koenig. Significant Changes and Improvements in Certain Woodwind Instruments Since 1860. Ed.D. dissertation, Columbia University, 1969. LC 70-26, 778; DA XXXI, 7,3580-A.

Gibbs, Glendon B. Jr. "The Bassoon, An Extremely Underestimated Woodwind: A Historical and Comparative Study of the Mechanism of the Bassoon." M.S. thesis, Texas A&I University, 1970. Pp. 114. OCLC#: 17463291.

Groman, Mary Alyce. "The Mannheim Orchestra Under the Leadership of Christian Cannabich." Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1979. Pp. xxxiv + 308. OCLC#: 21651291.

Harbough, Albert Harrison. "The Double Reed Instruments: A Short History of the Oboe, Bassoon and Related Instruments, with a Critical Evaluation of their Solo Literature." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Southern California, 1952. Pp. 82.

Hynd, Sandra L. "The Bassoon: Its History, Its Artists, and Its Music. A Report of an Independent Study for the Department of Fine Arts." B.A. thesis, Maryville College, 1968. Pp. 35. OCLC#: 30663573.

Jenkins, David. "French Woodwind Instruments 1690-1750: Their Makers, Theoreticians, and Music." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Edinburgh, 1973.

Johnston, Karen Elizabeth. "The Bassoon: Its History and Acoustics." M.M. thesis, University of Houston, 1969. Pp. vi + 71. OCLC#: 1409374.

Koch, Hans Oskar. "Sonderformen der Blasinstrumente in der deutschen Musik vom spaten 17. bis zur Mitte des 18. Jahrhunderts." Ph.D. dissertation, Ruprecht-Karl-Universitat zu Heidelberg, 1980. Pp. v + 253. OCLC#: 9532097.

Koch, Hans Oskar. "Die Spezialtypen der Blasinstrumente in der 1. Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts im deutschen Sprachraum." Staatsexamensarbeit dissertation, Hochschule für Musik und Theater, 1969.

Lewin, Gregory P. "The Curtal: A Survey of the History and Repertoire of the Early Bassoon." M.A. thesis, University of Bristol, 1988.

Lewis, Edgar Jay, Jr. "The Use of Wind Instruments in Seventeenth-Century Instrumental Music." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Wisconsin, 1964. Pp. vii + 526. OCLC#: 26692670.

Murray, Deborah. "The Development of the Bassoon Through the Renaissance and Baroque Periods." B.A. thesis, Coe College, 1976. Pp. 156. OCLC#: 21833779.

Peeples, Georgia Kay. "The Bassoon in America, 1800-1840, as Depicted in Contemporary Pedagogic Sources." D.M.A. document, University of Maryland, College Park, 1981. Pp. iii + 80. OCLC#: 8711109. UMI 8214397.

Reimann, Albert. "Studien zur Geschichte des Fagotts: 1. Das "Phagotum" des Afranius Albonesii und zwei "fagotti" in Verona. 2. Geschichte der Namen für das Fagott." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Freiburg, 1957. Pp. 237.

Roberts, Alyson E. "Studien zur Bauweise und zur Spieltechnik des Dulzian." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Cologne, 1986. Pp. v + 248.

Sirker, Udo. Die Entwicklung des Bläserquintetts in der ersten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts. Kölner Beiträge zur Musikforschung, Bd. 50. Regensburg: G. Bosse, 1968. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Cologne. Pp. 171. OCLC#: 1199772.

Tremmel, Erich. Blasinstrumentenbau im 19. Jahrhundert in Südbayern. Collectanea Musicologica; Bd. 3. Augsburg: Wissner, 1993. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Augsburg, 1991. Pp. 507. OCLC#: 30008746.

Voorhees, Jerry Lee. "The Development of Woodwind Fingering Systems: A Lecture Recital, Together with Three Recitals of Selected Solo and Ensemble Works for Bassoon." D.M.A. document, University of North Texas, 1971. Pp. ix + 37. OCLC#: 6678179. UMI 7204110.

Walker, Mack A. "The History and Literature of the Bassoon." M.A. thesis, Ball State University, 1958. Pp. 94.

White, Paul J. "The Influence of Fingering Patterns and Reeds on the History and Evolution of the Bassoon (1650-1840)." D.Phil. dissertation, University of Oxford, Hertford College, 1992.

LITERATURE

Apfelstadt, Marc Gilbert. "Canadian Bassoon Repertoire: History, Traits, and Characteristics, with Analysis of Representative Works." D.M.A. document, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1986. Pp. ix + 144. OCLC#: 21122849. UMI 8701833.

Bean, Calvert Jr. "Information Theory Applied to the Analysis of a Particular Formal Process in Tonal Music. 'Concerto Grosso for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon, and Small Orchestra'." D.M.A. document, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1961. Pp. v + 153. OCLC#: 22223817. UMI 6104254.

Brock, D. "The Instrumental Music of J. N. Hummel." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Sheffield, 1976.

Carinci, Eugene Joseph. "C.P.E. Bach's Sechs Kleine Sonaten, Wq. 92: A Historical and Analytical Essay." D.M.A. document, University of Illinois, 1982. Pp. 95. OCLC#: 14764360.

Carpenter, Tina Marie. "The Bassoon Music of Allan Blank (1925- ): A General Style Analysis and an Examination of Expressive Properties in Three Representative Works." Mus.D. document, Florida State University, 1992. Pp. x + 149. OCLC#: 26088276.

Copland, Alison A. "The Solo Concerto in Austria from 1740 to 1810." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Aberdeen, 1971. Pp. 4 vols. OCLC#: 22192185. Discusses Georg Christoph Wagenseil's Concerto for Bassoon.

Craig, Douglas Brewster. "Interpretation and Analysis of Three Works for the Bassoon." M.S. thesis, University of Utah, 1958. Pp. 34. OCLC#: 28726804.

Duncan, Richard Lawrence. "A Comparative Analysis of Mozart's Concertos for Wind Instruments." M.A. thesis, Indiana University, 1972.

Griswold, Harold Eugene. "Étienne Ozi (1754-1813): Bassoonist, Teacher, and Composer." D.M.A. document, Peabody Conservatory of Music, 1979. Pp. xiii + 643. OCLC#: 21430709.

Groupe, Lawrence Nash. "Three Seperate [i.e. Separate] Analysis [i.e. Analyses] on Selected Compositions by Igor Stravinsky." M.A. thesis, University of California, San Diego, 1981. Pp. 4 vols.. OCLC#: 8277796.

Halgedahl, Edward Howard. "The Bassoon in the Symphonies of Mozart." M.M. thesis, University of Rochester, 1946. Pp. vi + 109. OCLC#: 27268813.

Hanna, Steven Russell. "Analysis and Performance of Music for Unaccompanied Bassoon by Malcolm Arnold, Gordon Jacob, Willson Osborne, George Perle, and Vincent Persichetti." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, 1993. Pp. ix + 217. OCLC#: 30800678. UMI 9322399.

Irvin, Wade J. "An Analysis and Comparison of Two Contrasting Bassoon Concertos by Johann Nepomuk Hummel and Gordon Jacob." D.M.A. document, University of Alabama, 1990. Pp. vii + 36. OCLC#: 22682724. UMI 9105960.

Kawaza, Elisabeth. "Drei Bläsersonaten Paul Hindemiths. Eine analtische Untersuchung." M.A. thesis, Hochschule für Musik Graz, 1983.

Lapina, Theodore J. "Lecture Recital: Multitone Analysis and Performance of Six Movements for Bassoon and Mallet Percussion by Donald Black." D.M.A. document, Catholic University of America, 1973.

Lee, Sun Whi. "Mozart's Treatment of Wind Instruments." M.M. thesis, Manhattan School of Music, 1966.

Lewis, William D. "A Survey of the Stylistic Development of the Bassoon Concerto." M.M. thesis, Ball State University, 1980. Pp. i + 23. OCLC#: 9414942.

Lindberg, John Edward. "The Bassoon Concertos of Christoph Graupner." M.A. thesis, University of Missouri--Columbia, 1979. Pp. vi + 107. OCLC#: 6065088.

Longazo, George. "The Bassoon: Its Use in Selected Works of Shostakovich, Stravinsky, and Schoenberg." D.M.A. dissertation, University of Southern California, 1969. Pp. v + 272. OCLC#: 29382508. UMI 6919385.

Mendenhall, James Warren. "Two Eighteenth Century Concertos with Bassoon." M.A. thesis, University of Missouri --Columbia, 1972. OCLC#: 9226424.

Mettler, Larry Charles. "An Analysis of the Bassoon and its Literature." M.S. thesis, Eastern Illinois University, 1960. Pp. ii + 56. OCLC#: 17892320.

Mori, Paul Alan. "Vivaldi's Bassoon Concerto Variants: a Schenkerian Approach." D.M.A. document, Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, 1993. UMI 9327536.

Mullins, Patricia Barrios. "The Use of the Bassoon in Selected Early Works by Igor Stravinsky." M.M. thesis, Northeast Lousiana State College, 1969. Pp. 78. OCLC#: 13830657.

Nimetz, Daniel. "The Wind Music of Carlo Besozzi." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Rochester, 1967. Pp. ix + 140. OCLC#: 21391511.

Olson, Robert Henry. "I. Difficult and Solo Passages for the Bassoon from an Established Core Repertoire for Wind Ensemble. II. Program Notes for a Recital. III. Program Notes for a Recital." D.M.A. document, University of Washington, 1979. Pp. iii + 280. OCLC#: 6114833. UMI 8013576.

Reiger, Mary E. "A Comparative Analysis of Carl Maria von Weber's Two Solo Bassoon Works." M.M. thesis, Ball State University, 1981. Pp. ii + 33. OCLC#: 9486053.

Robinson, Dennis. "A Study of Bassoon Literature Performed on a Master's Recital." M.A. thesis, San Jose State College, 1971. Pp. v + 49. OCLC#: 13798691.

Rowan, Denise Cecile Rogers. "The Contributions for Bassoon with Piano Accompaniment and Orchestral Accompaniment of Eugene Bozza with Analyses of Representative Solo Compositions." D.M.A. document, University of Southern Mississippi, 1978. Pp. iv + 155. OCLC#: 4754943. UMI 7818982.

Seidler, Richard David. "The Bassoon Concertos of Antonio Vivaldi." Ph.D. dissertation, Catholic University of America, 1973. Pp. viii + 779. OCLC#: 5231415. UMI 7413169.

Shami, Fawzi Mohammed, El-. "Studien zum Fagottkonzert in der ersten Hälfe des 18. Jahrhunderts." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Marburg, 1988. Pp. 240. OCLC#: 2458502.

Singer, Robert Edgar. "An Evening of Bassoon, and Other Things: A Project and a Paper." M.A. thesis, California State University, Chico, 1972. Pp. iv + 17. OCLC#: 6757434.

Steele, Corinne S. "J. F. Fasch's Sonata in C-major for Bassoon." M.M. thesis, Bowling Green State University, 1975. Pp. iv + 31. OCLC#: 1931146.

Steinke, Greg A. "Music for Bassoon and Orchestra." M.M. thesis, Michigan State University, 1967. Pp. 33. OCLC#: 25362583.

Sweger, Keith Warren. "The Bassoon Concertos of Johann Christian Bach (1735-1782): A Historical, Stylistic, and Performance Analysis." D.M.A. document, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1990. Pp. xiv + 213. OCLC#: 23360850. UMI 9108300.

Toeplitz, Uri. Die Holzbläser in der Musik Mozarts und ihr Verhältnis zur Tonartwahl. Sammlung musikwissenschaftlicher Abhandlungen. Baden-Baden: Koerner, 1978. Ph.D. dissertation. Pp. 233. OCLC#: 5074528.

White, Joseph Addison. "The Concerted Symphonies of John Christian Bach." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Michigan, 1957. Pp. 242. OCLC#: 18540952.

White, Kathleen A. "Selected Solo Bassoon Passages in Early Orchestral Works of Igor Stravinsky." D.M.A. document, Temple University, 1989. Pp. v + 72. OCLC#: 20976118. UMI 9007393.

Witte, Martin. "Die Instrumentalkonzerte von Johann Christoph Graupner (1638-1780)." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Göttingen, 1964. Pp. 298.

Yost, Hilary Winterer. "Gordon Jacob: A Biographical Profile with a Review and Analysis of Selected Works for the Bassoon." M.M. thesis, Bowling Green State University, 1990. Pp. 78. OCLC#: 25920918.

LITERATURE - CHAMBER

Allison, Ruth. "Analysis of a Poulenc Trio (for Bassoon , Oboe, and Piano)." M.M. thesis, University of Rochester, 1947. Pp. v + 56. OCLC#: 21439877.

Doherty, Charles Robert. "Twentieth Century Woodwind Quintet Music of the United States." D.M.A. document, University of Missouri, Kansas City, 1977. Pp. ix + 140. OCLC#: 2971527.

Farrar, David. "Quartets and Quintets for Woodwind and String Instruments by Franz Danzi." M.M. thesis, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1968.

Fletcher, Richard Wesley. "A Comprehensive Performance Project in Clarinet Literature With an Essay in Music for Bassoon and Small String Ensemble, circa 1700-1825." D.M.A. document, University of Iowa, 1974. Pp. xvii + 230. OCLC#: 26691288. UMI 7421958.

Gerheart, Donald. "The Use of the Bassoon in Selected Symphonies and Chamber Music by Mozart." M.A. thesis, University of Wyoming, 1969. Pp. iii + 104. OCLC#: 10186461.

Hausfeld, Gretchen Gayle. "The Treatment of the Bassoon in Three Chamber Works of Igor Stravinsky." A.Mus.D. document, University of Arizona, 1993. UMI 9328569.

Hedlund, Harry Jean. "A Study of Certain Representative Compositions for Woodwind Ensembles, ca. 1695-1815." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1959. Pp. vii + 215. OCLC#: 9072227.

Herreid, Walt. "Six Bassoon Quartets by Franz Anton Pfeiffer (1754-87)." M.A. thesis, University of Connecticut, 1987. Pp. ix + 215. OCLC#: 19612748.

Hoff, Helen Arlene. "The Bassoon in Eight Quartets for Bassoon, Violin, Viola, and Cello Written ca. 1800." D.M.A. document, University of Oregon, 1976. Pp. xi + 199. OCLC#: 13681258. UMI 7713192.

Jacobs, Richard Morris. "The Chamber Ensembles of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Using Two or More Wind Instruments." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1964. Pp. 311. OCLC#: 1074696.

Jones, William LaRue. "Three Wind Divertimenti (Partitas) by Franz Asplmayr in Vienna, circa 1760." Ph.D. diss, University of Wisconsin, 1972. Pp. iv + 95. OCLC#: 9063705.

Laing, Millard Myron. "Mozart's Contribution to Woodwind Chamber Music." M.M. thesis, University of Rochester, 1941. Pp. iii + 208. OCLC#: 24782714.

Laing, Millard Myron. "Anton Reicha's Quintets for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon." Ed.D. dissertation, University of Michigan, 1952. Pp. 622. OCLC#: 21172123. UMI 0003697.

Morelli, Frank A., Jr. "Francois Devienne, 1759-1803: Three Quartets Op. 73 for Bassoon, Violin, Viola, and Cello: Historical Background, Scores, and Parts with Suggestions Regarding Interpretation." D.M.A. document, Juilliard School, 1980.

Nordby, Paul. "A Survey of Chamber Music for Bassoon and Strings." M.M. thesis, Ball State University, 1974. Pp. i + 26.

Ochran-Holt, Priscilla Lenora. "Selected Woodwind Chamber Music: 1900 to 1920." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Miami, 1988. Pp. vii + 353. OCLC#: 30337337. UMI 8820792.

Ohlsson, Eric Paul. "The Quintets for Piano, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven." D.M.A. document, Ohio State University, 1980. Pp. vii + 123. OCLC#: 7988121. UMI 8100098.

Phipps, Danny Keith. "The Music for Bassoon and Strings of Francois Rene Gebauer." D.M.A. document, Catholic University of America, 1987.

Pierce, David Michael. "The Bassoon in the Woodwind Quintet: Performance and Technical Demands and Their Solutions." D.M.A. document, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1986. Pp. iv + 340. OCLC#: 16196942. UMI 8701591.

Poulin, Pamela Lee. "Three Stylistic Traits in Poulenc's Chamber Works for Wind Instruments." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Rochester, Eastman School of Music, 1983. Pp. xvii + 260. OCLC#: 17605735. UMI 8315558

Schietroma, Kathleen. "Charles Martin Loeffler's "Ballade Carnavalesque" for Flute, Oboe, Saxophone, Bassoon and Piano." D.M.A. document, Temple University, 1990. Pp. vii + 170. OCLC#: 22281066.

Stoltie, James Merle. "A Symphonie Concertante Type: The Concerto for Mixed Woodwind Ensemble in the Classical Period, Illustrated with a Score of Francois Devienne's 'Deuxième Symphonie Concertante pour Haut-bois ou Clarinette et Basson Principal'." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1962. Pp. 384. OCLC#: 17213018.

Stringer, Mary Ann. "Diversity as Style in Poulenc's Chamber Works with Piano." D.M.A. document, University of Oklahoma, 1986. Pp. xii + 212. OCLC#: 19859100. UMI 8604590.

Teuber, Fred William. "Music for Wind and Percussion Instruments." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1963.

LITERATURE - PERFORMANCE EDITIONS

Adams, George Calvin. "Realizing a Performing Edition of Vivaldi's Bassoon Concertos With Piano Accompaniment." D.M.A. document, University of Texas at Austin, 1984. Pp. viii + 83. OCLC#: 21431880. UMI 8513175.

Andrews, Ralph E. "The Woodwind Quartets of Martin Joseph Mengle: Six Quartets in Score." Ph.D. dissertation, Florida State University, 1970. Pp. v + 305. OCLC#: 2868429.

Bedwell, Mary Ann. "A Transcription for Bassoon and Piano of Karl Stamitz's Concerto in C for Violoncello and Orchestra." M.A. thesis, Central Missouri State College, 1963. Pp. ii + 59. OCLC#: 26046202.

Cano, Gines-Didier. "Johann Sebastian Bach Concerti in E major and F minor (BWV 1052 and 1056) Restructured as Bassoon Concerti." D.M.A. document, Manhattan School of Music, 1990. OCLC#: 22959342.

DaGrade, Marvin Donald. "A Translation and Study of the Bassoon Section of Joseph Frölich's Vollständige Theoretisch-Praktische Musiklehre (1810-11) and a Performance Edition of His Serenade for Flute, Clarinet, Viola, Bassoon or Cello." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1970. Pp. viii + 103. OCLC#: 16574930.

Danziger, Robert. "Performance Editions for Bassoon of Selected Recorder Works of Georg Phillip Telemann." Ph.D. dissertation, New York University, 1977. Pp. v + 167. OCLC#: 14086873. UMI 7911231.

McCormick, Cathy Louise. "Mathieu-Frederic Blasius (1758-1829): A Biographical Sketch, Catalog of Works, and Critical Performance Edition of the 'Quatour Concertant' in F, Op. 1, No. 1." Ph.D. dissertation, Michigan State University, 1983. Pp. xvii + 138. OCLC#: 11093238. UMI 8400600.

Rhodes, David. "The Life and Works of Franz Anton Pfeiffer (1752-1787) with an Edition of His Music." Ph.D. dissertation, Queen's University, Belfast, 1983. Pp. 3 vols.. OCLC#: 28032409.

Ross, George Joseph. "An Annotated Historical Anthology of Thirty-five Graded Duets for Two Bassoons Including Eight Original Duets in Historical Jazz Idioms." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, 1975. Pp. ii + 295. OCLC#: 27064547.

Schink, William Paul. "Four Sonatas for Bassoon and Piano by Lewis Mercy: Edition and Commentary." D.A. document, University of Northern Colorado, 1981. Pp. v + 118. OCLC#: 29486526. UMI 8206184.

Tyree, Ronald Wayne. "An Edition for Study and Performance of the 'Grand Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra' by J. N. Hummel (1778-18370 and Four Sonatas for Bassoon and Keyboard, Opus 26 by J. B. Boismortier (1691-1765?)." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Iowa, 1957. Pp. 197. OCLC#: 15250539. UMI 0023792.

Urbinato, Joseph Mario. "A Critical Edition and Analysis of Nine Sonatas for Bassoon and Continuo by Giovanni Antonio Bertoli." Mus.A.D. document, Boston University, 1969. Pp. x + 397. OCLC#: 21202680. UMI 7130020.

Ward, Lois Janette. "A Bassoon Performance Edition of Three Suites for Violincello [sic] Solo (BWV 1007-1009) by Johann Sebastian Bach." M.A. thesis, Central Missouri State University, 1979. Pp. iv + 75. OCLC#: 28493125.

PEDAGOGY

Beckwith, James Murray. "Bassoon Handbook for the Instrumental Supervisor." M.M. thesis, University of Rochester, 1950. Pp. iv + 118. OCLC#: 21475416.

Bigham, William Marvin. "A Comparison of Two Response Modes in Learning Woodwind Fingerings by Programmed Text." Ph.D. dissertation, Florida State University, 1965. Pp. v + 115. OCLC#: 4866978.

Bivens, John A. "A Tenor-clef Reader for the Bassoonist." D.M.A. document, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1980. Pp. iv + 86 (music). OCLC#: 14191367.

Borst, David Thomas. "An Integrated Approach to the Master Bassoon Class." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, 1975. Pp. xv + 232. OCLC#: 20917617. UMI 7603691.

Colwell, Richard J. "Analysis of the Teaching Content Found in Ensemble Music Written for the Classical Woodwind Quintet." M.A. thesis, University of South Dakota, 1953. Pp. 396. OCLC#: 9192702.

Dalby, Max Foreman. "Psychology and Method in Teaching Woodwind Instruments." Ed.D. dissertation, Utah State University, 1961. Pp. iv + 195. OCLC#: 3000662.

Dietz, William David. "The Teaching Methods of Sol Schoenbach." D.M. document, Florida State University, 1988. Pp. iii + 89. OCLC#: 18818587.

Dominik, William Carl. "The Training, Experience, and Present Position of the Woodwind Instructor in Higher Education." D.M.A. document, University of Southern California, 1964. Pp. ix + 165. OCLC#: 22151981.

Gainacopulos, Gretchen Schaeffer. "A Self-Instructional Method Book for Students Transferring to the Bassoon." D.M.A. document, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1988. Pp. v + 117. OCLC#: 19524594. UMI 8820046.

Gillfillan, Karen L. "Method Book for Bassoon Techniques Class." M.M. thesis, Bowling Green State University, 1982. Pp. vi + 110. OCLC#: 9494645.

Hammel, Bruce. "A Compendium of Practice Methods and Their Application to the Bassoon." D.M. document, Florida State University, 1989. Pp. iii + 118. OCLC#: 20797618.

Horner, Don Arlen. "The Teaching of the Bassoon from c. 1700 to c. 1825: A Survey of Selected Pedagogical Material." D.M.A. document, University of Oregon, 1980. Pp. ix + 191. OCLC#: 15145008. UMI 8025861.

Houser, Steven Dale. "A Comparative Study of Selected Approaches to Teaching Tenor Clef in Bassoon Instruction." M.A. thesis, Ohio State University, 1975. Pp. 124. OCLC#: 2161781.

Hunt, Laura June. "An Analysis of Basic Instructional Elements for Bassoon Found in Full Band Beginning Method Books Published Since 1975." M.M. thesis, James Madison University, 1986. Pp. xiii + 119. OCLC#: 22548045.

Jackson, Debra Anne. "An Evaluation of Tenor Clef Material in Twelve Existing Bassoon Methods and a Systematic Approach to Learning Tenor Clef for the Bassoonist." M.A. thesis, Central Missouri State University, 1983. Pp. iv + 51. OCLC#: 10236528.

Jones, John Paul. "A Survey, Critical Analysis, and Evaluation of a Selected Group of Private Bassoon Methods Now In Publication." M.M.Ed. thesis, Mississippi Southern College, 1954. Pp. vii + 58. OCLC#: 30444069.

Lowder, Larry D. "A Comparative Study of Wood and Plastic Bassoons and Their Suitability for Use in Public School Instrumental Music Programs." M.S. thesis, University of Utah, 1969. Pp. xi + 66. OCLC#: 9071232.

Lutz, Harold B. "The Bassoon: a Background and Analysis of its Problems for the Instrumental Instructor." M.M.E. thesis, Wichita State University, 1955. Pp. 81. OCLC#: 16141891.

Malewski, Frank William. "Double Reed Techniques." M.A. thesis, University of Iowa, 1951. Pp. 77. OCLC#: 30875000

Mangrum, Martin. "A Method for Playing the Bassoon: Based on the Teachings of Stephen Maxym." D.M.A. dissertation, Juilliard School, 1990. Pp. iv + 73. OCLC#: 23958888.

Means, Paul B. "A Beginning Method for Bassoon." M.A. thesis, Eastern Washington State College, 1971. Pp. iv + 52. OCLC#: 8572575.

Palmer, Hugh E. "Some Problems and Procedures in Teaching the Bassoon in the Secondary Schools." M.A. thesis, Western State College of Colorado, 1937. Pp. 67. OCLC#: 7603509.

Pesavento, Ann M. "Orchestral Excerpts as Developmental Studies for the Intermediate Bassoonist: A Collection of Selected Passages." D.A. diss, University of Northern Colorado, 1989. Pp. 360. OCLC#: 21892445. UMI 9016608.

Phipps, Danny Keith. "A Translation and Study of the Nouvelle Methode de Basson by Etienne Ozi." M.A. thesis, Catholic University of America, 1979. Pp. vii + 335. OCLC#: 5806330.

Robinson, Carol Ewing. "A Study of Two Early Bassoon Methods: Methode pour le bassoon [and] Fagottschule." M.A. thesis, San Jose State College, 1970. Pp. 2 vols.. OCLC#: 13798556.

Spencer, William Gilbert. "The Teaching of the Bassoon in the High School and College." Ed.D. dissertation, Columbia University, 1958.

Sperry, Robert Leslie. "An Educator's Guide to the Bassoon." M.A. thesis, California State University, Fullerton, 1979. Pp. iv + 65. OCLC#: 16656241. UMI 1313559.

Stallsmith, Jerry R. "A Self-Study Method for Junior and Senior High School Musicians Transferring from a Beginning Wind Instrument to the Bassoon." M.M. thesis, Bowling Green State University, 1992. Pp. 123. OCLC#: 27707001.

Swettman, William. "Filmstrip Teaching Material for Violin, Violoncello, Percussion and Bassoon." Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University, 1952.

PERFORMANCE PRACTICE

Atsalis, Theodore Nicholas. "The Eighteenth-Century Bassoon: Performance Feasibility of W. A. Mozart's Wind Sextets." D.M.A. document, University of Cincinnati, 1973. Pp. iv + 87. OCLC#: 18302515.

Bartlett, Lindsey M. "A Study of the Classical Woodwind Cadenza and Methodology for the Composition of Cadenzas for the Mozart Bassoon Concerto in B Flat Major K191 (186e)." M.M. thesis, Ball State University, 1991. Pp. 31. OCLC#: 24171859.

Borgir, Tharald. "The Performance of the Basso Continuo in Seventeenth-Century Italian Music." Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley, 1971. Pp. iii + 262. OCLC#: 16623983.

Revised and published as: Borgir, Tharald. The Performance of the Basso Continuo in Italian Baroque Music. Studies in Musicology, no. 90. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press, 1987. Pp. vi + 180. OCLC#: 14519540.

+Csomay, Richard L. Contemporary Woodwind Materials: A Manual Designed to Aid the Woodwind Player in the Performance of New Music. D. Mus. dissertation, Philadelphia Conservatory of Music, 1965.

+Douglas, William Leslie. Possibilities of the Bassoon in New Music. Master's thesis, Yale University, 1968. (A recorded tape is included with this work.)

Dreyfus, Laurence Dana. "Basso Continuo Practice in the Vocal Works of J. S. Bach: A Study of the Original Performance Parts." Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University, 1980. Pp. xii + 341. OCLC#: 17708272. UMI 8222375.

Also published as: Dreyfus, Laurence. Bach's Continuo Group: Players and Practices in His Vocal Works. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1987. Pp. xii + 264. OCLC#: 1433050.

Edgerton, Sara Ann. "The Bass Part in Haydn's Early Symphonies: A Documentary and Analytical Study." D.M.A. document, Cornell University, 1989. Pp. xiii + 257. OCLC#: 30746247. UMI 8924605.

Kelley, Cheryl K. "Twentieth Century Bassoon Techniques." M.M. thesis, University of Nebraska--Lincoln, 1978. Pp. ii + 86. OCLC#: 4543742.

Koper, Robert Peter. "A Stylistic and Performance Analysis of the Bassoon Music of Paul Hindemith." Ed.D. dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1972. Pp. iv + 360. OCLC#: 4656382. UMI 7219863.

Lipp, Charles Herbert. "New Compositional Techniques for the Bassoon." D.M.A. dissertation, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1982. Pp. vi + 103. OCLC#: 8838076. UMI 8218511.

Magomedov, Abdul. "Problems of Theory and Practice in the Soviet School of Bassoon Playing. Voprosy teorii i praktiki sovetskoj fagotnoj skoly." M.A. thesis, Leningradskij Gosudarstvennij Inst. teatra, muzyki, i kinematografija, 1980.

Pence, Homer Charles. "Ornamentation of the Six Sonatas for Bassoon and Harpsichord by Johann Ernest Galliard." M.A. thesis, Ball State University, 1959. Pp. ii + 39. OCLC#: 27969950.

Petrulis, Stanley Duris. "A Stylistic and Performance Analysis of Three Contemporary Compositions for the Bassoon Which Use New Performance Techniques." D.M. document, Indiana University, 1977. Pp. iv + 133. OCLC#: 3309338.

Schmid, Eva. "Artikulationsanweisungen in kontinentaslen Bläserschulen von 1535 bis 1830." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Vienna, 1988.

Shaw, James Everett. "Performance Practice Directions in the Bassoon Methods of Etienne Ozi." M.A. thesis, University of Nevada, Reno, 1976. Pp. iv + 104. OCLC#: 29242653. UMI 1309160.

Warner, Thomas Everett. "Indications of Performance Practice in Woodwind Instruction Books of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries." Ph.D. dissertation, New York University, 1964.

Willoughby, Susan Caroline. "Vivaldi's Bassoon Concertos: A Study Including Ornamentation." D.M.A. document, Stanford University, 1982. Pp. v + 179. OCLC#: 17446667. UMI 8220574.

WORKS WRITTEN FOR A DEGREE

Baird, Frederick. "Nine Haiku, for Soprano, Viola and Bassoon." B.M. thesis, Indiana University, 1971. Pp. 12. OCLC#: 20441054. Score.

Davis, William D. "Steppes Concerto: for Bassoon and Orchestra." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, 1980. Pp. 67. OCLC#: 8542464. Score.

Gould, Charles Arnold. "Rondo, Bassoon and Chamber Orchestra." M.A. thesis, University of California, Los Angeles, 1973. Score.

Hall, Ellen Christine. "Supplementaries: Original Duets After the J. Weissenborn Practical Method for the Bassoon." B.M. thesis, University of Southern Mississippi, 1987. Pp. 38. OCLC#: 19756184. Score.

Hardisty, Donald Mertz. "A Collection of Transcribed and Original Rounds Arranged for Bassoon Ensembles." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Rochester, 1969. Pp. xv + 333. OCLC#: 21287887. Score.

Howard, Charles P. "Symphonic Piece for Clarinet, Bassoon and Orchestra." Ph.D. diss, University of Iowa, 1951. Score.

Jacobsen, Erik. "A Voice of My Own for Solo Bassoon and String Orchestra." B.A. thesis, Williams College, 1993. Pp. 20. OCLC#: 28166482. Score.

Longazo, George. "Concerto for Bassoon and Small Orchestra." M.M. thesis, Indiana University, 1954. Pp. 60. OCLC#: 31098315. Score.

Mason, Thom. "A Double Concerto for Flute and Bassoon with String Orchestra and Harp." M.M. thesis, DePaul University, 1966. Pp. 55. OCLC#: 16619781. Score.

Moehlenkamp, Jack Gilbert. "Trio no. 1 for Piano, Clarinet and Bassoon." D.M.A. document, University of Rochester, 1963. Pp. 43. OCLC#: 19897584. Score.

Slonaker, David. "Suite for Flute and Bassoon." B.M. thesis, Indiana University, 1974. Pp. 14. OCLC#: 19528866. Score.

Stout, Kemble. "Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra." Ph.D. dissertation, University of Rochester, 1951. Pp. 106. OCLC#: 19946380. Score.

Eric J. Petersen / epeterse@indiana.edu / SLIS