Philidor Manuscripts: Dance Music from the Ballets de Cour 1575-1651
Historical Commentary Source Study and Transcriptions from the Philidor Manuscripts
David J. Buch
David J. Buch:
Ph.D., Visiting Professor, The University of Chicago, past Professor of Music at Wayne State University and Professor Emeritus at the University of Northern Iowa, has published numerous scholarly articles and books. His most recent book is Magic Flutes and Enchanted Forests: The Supernatural in the Eighteenth-Century Musical Theater (2008). His edition of the opera Der Stein der Weisen with newly-discovered music attributed to Mozart, was published by A-R Editions (2007) and four more operas are in preparation in this series. In 1998 he was named UNI Distinguished Scholar and received the Donald N. McKay Research Award.