Bertil H. van Boer

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Bertil H. van Boer
Born (1952-10-02) October 2, 1952 (age 61)
Tallahassee, Florida
Occupation Musicologist
Alma mater PhD Uppsala University
Subject Musicology, Mozart scholarship
Notable works Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus,
Gustav III and the Swedish Stage. Opera, Theatre, and Other Foibles
Spouse Margaret L. Fast

Bertil H. van Boer jr. is an American musicologist.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Bertil H. van Boer studied at the University of California, Berkeley. He received his PhD in Music History from Uppsala University.

Van Boer is Professor of Music at Western Washington University.

Musical compositions[edit]

  • 1977 Oberatura Folklorica de la Purisima (Managua, Nicaragua)
  • 1978 Konzert für Horn und Streicher
  • 1999 Aphelion und Perihelion für Schlagwerk
  • 2000 Pantomim-Ballett Troubadour's Tale
  • 2004 Vier Lieder für Sopran, Violine und 3 Klarinetten

Selected Bibliography[edit]

  • Bertil van Boer: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus. Systematisch-thematisches Werkverzeichnis, Stockholm: Kungl. Musikaliska akademien 1988
  • Bertil van Boer: Dramatic Cohesion in the Music of Joseph Martin Kraus, Lewiston 1989 (Studies in History and Interpretation of Music Number, Vol. 15) ISBN 0-88946-440-5
  • Bertil van Boer (ed.): Gustav III and the Swedish Stage. Opera, Theatre, and Other Foibles, Lewiston 1993 (Studies in History and Interpretation of Music Number, Vol. 40) ISBN 0-7734-9314-x
  • Bertil van Boer: The Operas of Joseph Martin Kraus, in: Gustavian Opera – Swedish Opera, Dance and Theatre 1771-1809, Stockholm 1991 ISBN 91-85428-64-7
  • Bertil van Boer: Gustavian Opera: An Overview, in: Gustavian Opera – Swedish Opera, Dance and Theatre 1771-1809, Stockholm 1991 ISBN 91-85428-64-7
  • Bertil van Boer: The Case of the Circumstantial Meeting: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Martin Kraus in Vienna, in: Eighteenth-Century Music, Cambridge 2004

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bertil H. van Boer". WorldCat. Retrieved September 19, 2012.