Index to Editorials

25 Greatest Recordings M/J 2005

25 Years as Editor  S/O 2012

Absorption  N/D 2012

Access to Great Music (Haldeman) M/A 2005

Acoustics  J/A 2016

Aesthetics & Criticism  M/J 2012

A Heritage Preserved M/A 2015

The Advent of CD–M/A 1990

Against Fads–N/D 1998

Air Heads (Classical Radio) M/A 1992

Art of Criticism 1: Sound–J/F 1988; J/A 1996

Art of Criticism 2: the Nature of Music–M/A 1988; J/A 1999

Art of Criticism 3: Evaluating Performances–N/D 1988, S/O 2009

Art of Criticism 4–J/A 1989, S/O 2009

Art, Serenity, & Aesthetic Growth–M/J 1999

Attentiveness & Judgement–J/A 2006

Attentiveness Revisited–M/A 2011

Attracting a Young Crowd–N/D 2011

Baroque Music Today–J/F 1989

Black Musicians & Marketing–J/A 1997

Browsing  M/A 2012

A Brief Account of Music History–S/O 1998

Can Words Describe Music? (Haldeman) S/O 2002

Catalogs & Computers–J/F 2004

CD Longevity (McKelvey) M/A 1992; S/O 1994

CD Recording & Copying (McKelvey) J/F 2000

Celebrity–M/A 2013

Chantsploitation (Barker) M/A 1995

Christmas–N/D 1997; M/A 2008

Classical Radio–N/D 2004

Classical, Rock, & Youth–J/F 2002

Closet Conservative  N/D 2016

Computer as Bully–M/J 2004

Computer-Generated Performances (Keaton) N/D 2011

Concert Behavior–M/A 1996

Concert Life–M/J 2013

Concert Rituals & Music Listings–M/J 1999

Concert Tickets & Times–M/A 1994

Concerts vs Records–J/A 1995

Conducting Orthodoxies–M/A 2014

Conformity of Thought–J/F 2001

Contemporary Music–J/F 1991

Controlling & Controls–M/A 2010

The Cost of Concerts–S/O 1998

Cruelty of Reviewing–J/A 1995

The Cult of Youth–M/A 2008

Cultural Suicide–J/F 1994; M/A 2007

Cultural Suicide II–M/J 1995; N/D 2007

Dealing with Legalism & Police  N/D 2012

The Death of Service–J/A 2003

The Defeat of the Telephone–M/A 2002

Defending the Word Police  N/D 2015

The Decline of Quality–M/A 2008

Diversity  S/O 2016

Do You Understand Music?  M/A 2012

Does Quality Have a Future?–M/A 1997; M/J 2010

Don’t Educate Us; Entertain Us–S/O 2010

Downward Spirals J/A 2015

Education & Culture–M/J 2002

Elitism–J/A 1990; J/A 1995

Elitism Revisited–M/A 1998

Elitism Revisited Thrice–M/J 2003

European Label-Hopping–N/D 1997

Evaluating Orchestras–M/J 1996

Everything is Entertainment–M/J 1992

Facing Reality–J/A 2014

Fads & Trends; Capitalism; Bureaucracy–J/A 2007

Fame and Marketing–N/D 1990

Faust; Mass Marketing–S/O 1990

Favorite Pianists  N/D 2012

Feeling–M/J 1993

Film Music (Koldys+) M/A 1996

The Flood (Haldeman) S/O 2004

Folk Music–M/A 1999

Funding & “Funning” the Arts–N/D 1995

The Future? (Chakwin) S/O 2003

The Future of the CD (McKelvey) Sept/Oct 2008

The Gender of Songs (P Miller) S/O 1989

General (Recordings) M/J 1988

Getting Around–Nov/Dec 2009

The Golden Age–J/A 1992

Governing by Committee  J/A 2012

The Great Music Director Search–M/A 2000

The Great Sell-out  M/J 2016

Gullibility–M/J 2011

Has Western Music Become Too Intellectual? (Baksa) N/D 1999

How to Be an Impressive Writer–M/A 2001

How Will Record Stores Survive? (Haldeman) S/O 2001

The Impoverishment of American Culture (Gioia) J/F 2008

The Internet  J/A 2016

Is the Internet the End of Records?–S/O 2007

Jaywalking in Seattle–J/F 1996

The Land of the Obvious–N/D 2010

Land of the Timid  M/A 2016

The Magazine Business–S/O 1993; Nov/Dec 2006

The Majority is Not Always Right–M/A 2003

Majority Vote–N/D 1993

Making Human Contact–M/A 1993

Marketing & Its Discontents–J/F 2010

Marketing is More Than That–M/J 1997

Marketing of Records–J/A 1988

Marketing Revisited–J/F 1999

Marketing the Symphony–M/J 1994

More Musings on Marketing–N/D 1996

Marketing Musings–M/J 2004

Mass Retailing  J/A 2012

Masterpieces?–S/O 1994

Minors and Majorities (DeJong) N/D 1993

Modernism & Complexity–N/D 2000

Multiculturalism–J/F 1993; N/D 2013

Museum Music–S/O 1988

Music and Silence–J/A 1998

Music is Color Blind–S/O 1997

New American Heritage Dictionary  S/O 2012

The New; News–M/J 2001

New Music  S/O 2016

New Symphonies by Old Masters?–M/A 1989

Noise–J/F 2014

The Nostalgia Trap–J/A 1994

Odds and Ends–J/A 2001; N/D 2014

On Being a Minority–N/D 1992; N/D 2010

On Culture (Barker) J/F 2003

On Maturity–J/A 2009

Opera Surtitles–S/O 1991

Orchestra Deficits–J/F 2013

Orchestra Finances–N/D 2003

Orchestras in Trouble (French) S/O 2014

Orchestras, Radio, Top 25–M/J 2005

Patterns in Performance–J/A 2007

Performance Practices–M/J 2004

Period Performance (with P Laird) M/A 1991

PPP & True Authenticity–J/A 2000

PPP Revisited–M/J 2006

Popular Culture & High Culture–N/D 2000

Publicity S/O 2015

Reader Survey Results–M/J & J/A 1991; N/D 1994

The Recording Industry–J/A 2002

Recordings & Numbers–J/A 2013

Repertory for Conductors–N/D 1998

The Romantics–S/O 2003

Romantic Music–N/D 2004

Security Sickness; Copyright Laws–J/F 2006

Seeking Out the Best Things in Life–J/A 1997; N/D 2014

Selling the Orchestra–S/O 2005

Silence is Bliss  S/O 2016

The Sound in Carnegie Hall (D Vaughan) M/J 1990

The Sound vs the Music (Morin) M/A 1994

On Spiritual Matters–J/A 2004

The Standing Ovation–J/A 1997; M/A 2013

The State of Classical Music in this country N/D 2015

The Stupidity of Sports–J/A 2011

Surtitles, Grandeur in Music, Peer Pressure–S/O 2000

Talking to Audiences–J/A 2014

Taste & Genetics–J/A 2005

Technical Difficulties–J/A 2010

Technology–J/F 2013; J/F 2014

Things British–J/F 1996

Thoughts on Listening to Music–Kitezh–M/A 1996

Thoughts & Observations–N/D 2008

Top 25 of Reviewers  N/D 2012

Tradeoffs  M/J 2012

Tradition, Vibrato, and Flow–M/J 1989

Travel–J/F 2014

TV–M/A 1999; M/J 2014

TV and Publicity–J/F 2007

TV, Solstice, Criticism–M/J 2000

12-Tone Music (O’Connor) S/O 2013

Two Strikes for American Orchestras–J/F 1997

The Unkindest Cuts (Haller) N/D 1992

Victims of Technology–M/J 2009

Vocal Recordings & Singers (P Miller) N/D 1991

Voices–N/D 2005

Voices of Stone & Steel (Lehman) S/O 2011

Ways to Communicate  J/F 2012

Weather Forecasts  J/A 2012

What is Classical Music?–N/D 1991

What Makes a Good Record Reviewer?–M/J 1998

What to Do with Your Old LPs (Lehman) J/A 2008

Where to Begin?–N/D 2010

Who’s the Best? (orchestra)–J/A 1993

Why Classical Music Still Matters (Gimbel) M/J 2008

Within Reach of All–J/F 2009

Working with Computers–N/D 2001

Young People–M/A 2014

 

CONDUCTOR PROFILES

Ormandy  Nov/Dec 1999

Ansermet  Sept/Oct 1992

Beecham & Toscanini  S/0 1990

Bernstein  Nov/Dec 1990

Karl Bohm  May/June 1993

Herbert von Karajan  S/O 1989 & 1990

Bruno Walter  J/A 1995

(see also Historic Conductors Overview)