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Australasian Music Research Vol. 1

Edited by Royston Gustavson, the inaugural issue of this refereed publication devoted to the study of all aspects of Australian music and musical life.

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Volume 1 (1996) includes writings by Andrew D McCredie, Thérèse Radic, Deborah Crisp, Dianne Gome, Kay Dreyfus, Peter Burgis, Naomi Cumming, Gregg Howard, Jamie Kassler, Richard Moyle, Suzanne Robinson, Genevieve Jordan and Jodi Clark.


Warren Bebbington: Forword

Royston Gustavson: Editorial


Andrew D. McCredie: The Day before Yesterday, and the Day after Tomorrow: Directions for Musicology in Australia 1

Thérèse Radic: The Victorian Orchestra 1889-1891: In the Wake of the Centennial Exhibition Orchestra, Melbourne 1888 13

Deborah Crisp: Amateurs and Professionals: A Snapshot of Musical Life in a Country Town, 1860-1865 103

Dianne Gome: Hymnody in the Australian Colonies, 1778-1901: A Preliminary Investigation of Sources and Functions of Hymns 141

Kay Dreyfus and Peter Burgis: May Brahe Composition Discography: A Prototype for Australian Composition Discographies 167

Naomi Cumming: Encountering Mangrove: An Essay in Signification 193

Gregg Howard: An Introduction to the National Survey of Musical Instruments in Australian Collections and the Directory of Australian Collections Holding Musical Instruments 231

Studies and Reports:

Jamie C. Kassler: William Stanley Jevons: Music and the Mechanisation of Logic 327

Richard Moyle: The Archive of Maori and Pacific Music 337

Literature Surveys:

Suzanne Robinson: Australian Music Studies in 1995 343

Richard Moyle: Publications on Music of the Insular Pacific, 1991-1995 346


Genevieve Jordan: Theses in Australian Music Completed in 1995 349

Works in Progress:

Jodi Clark: Music in the Life of Henry Handel Richardson: A Provisional Catalogue of her Musical Compositions 353

Notes on Contributors 363


Published: 1997

Format: Paperback, xiii, 269 p.

ISSN 1325 5266

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