WaterWorks - 2007 Resource Guide


Beaumont, Antony. Zemlinsky. Ithaca, N.Y.:Cornell University Press, 2000.

"Zemlinsky's Mermaid". K. J. Rooke. Music Review, The [England], Vol. 44, no.1, 1983 pp. 36-43.

Zemlinsky, Alexander, 1871-1942. Die Seejungfrau [sound recording]. Colchester, Essex, England: Chandos, 1998.


Nichols, Roger. The Life of Debussy. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Trezise, Simon. Debussy, La mer. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1994.

Debussy, Claude. La mer [sound recording]. Orchestra Symphonique de Montréal. New York: Decca, 1999.

Terrail, Philippe, writer and director. Claude Debussy: Musician of the Dream [videorecording, DVD]. RTBF-Belgium Television, RM Associates, 2003.


Cooke, Donald Ewin. Sorcerer's Apprentice: A Story of Magic Based Upon the Legend that Inspired the Ballad by Goethe, and Following Closely the Program of Paul Dukas' Famous Musical Fantasy, "L'apprenti sorcier". Philadelphia: Winston, 1947. [Juvenile Fiction]

Walt Disney Pictures. Fantasia, Walt Disney's Fantasia. Video recording VHS & DVD (120 min.). "Sorcerer's Apprentice". "Nutcracker Suite". "World is Born". Pastoral Symphony". "Dance of the Hours". "Night on Bald Mountain". "Ave Maria".
Burbank, CA: Walt Disney Home Video, 1991, 2000 [©1940].
[A restored version of the original motion picture. Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.]

Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. Fête à la française [sound recording]. New York: London, 1989.


Hogwood, Christopher. Handel. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1985.

Hogwood, Christopher. Water Music and Music for the Royal Fireworks. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Handel, George Frideric. Water Music; Fireworks Music [sound recording]. English Baroque Soloists. New York: Philips, [©2001].


Schafer, R. Murray. The Soundscape: Our Sonic Environment and the Tuning of the World.
Rochester, Vt.: Destiny Books: American International Distribution Corp., [1993], ©1994.


"Music of the Waters". The Musical Times and Singing Class Circular, Vol. 30, No. 557. (Jul. 1, 1889), pp. 393-394.

Wood, Julia K. "A Flowing Harmony: Music on the Thames in Restoration London". Early Music, Vol. 23, No. 4, Music in Purcell's London I. (Nov., 1995), pp. 553-558+561-568+570-576+579-581.


The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. 29 vols. with index. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. [Available in print and online editions.]
This comprehensive dictionary of music and musicians offers authoritative information on all of this year's highlighted composers.

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