Bryan Gilliam

Professor of Music

Office: 
067 Mary Duke Biddle, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
90665
Phone: 
(919) 660-3321

Ph.D., Harvard University. Author of books and articles on late 19th-and early 20th-century German music. Specialties include Richard Strauss, Anton Bruckner, Kurt Weill, Erich Korngold, 19the and 20th-cemtury German opera, fin-de-siècle Vienna, film music, German musical aesthetics.

Education

  • Ph.D. 1984, Harvard University
  • M.A. 1978, Harvard University
  • B.A. 1975, University of Cincinnati

al, BGE. Music, Image, Gesture. Ed. B Gilliam. Duke University Press, 2005.

Gilliam, B. The Life of Richard Strauss, Cambridge Musical Lives. Cambridge University Press, 1999.

al, BGE. Music and Performance during the Weimar Republic. Ed. B Gilliam. Cambridge University Press, 1994.

al, BGE. Richard Strauss and His World. Ed. B Gilliam. Princeton University Press, 1992.

Gilliam, B. Richard Strauss: New Perspectives on the Composer and His Work. Ed. B Gilliam. Duke University Press, 1992.

Gilliam, B. Richard Strauss’s Elektra. Oxford University Press, 1991.

Gilliam, B. Richard Strauss’s ’Daphne’: Opera and Symphonic Continuity. Harvard Ph.D. Dissertation, 1984.

Gilliam, B. "Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier, Ariadne auf Naxos, und Die Frau ohne Schatten." Richard Strauss Handbuch. Ed. W Werbeck. Bärenreiter, 2014. 75 Completed pagesand in press-75 Completed pagesand in press. (Chapter)

Gilliam, B. "In the Shadow of Bach: Lyonel Feininger as a Musician." Lyonel Feininger: At the Edge of the World. Yale, July 2011.

Gilliam, B. ""The Hofmannsthal Operas"." Richard Strauss Companion. Ed. C Youmans. Cambridge University Press, December 2010. 119-35.

Gilliam, B. ""Strauss and the Sexual Body: The Aesthetics Humor, Philosophy, and Ego-Assertion"." Richard Strauss Companion. Ed. C Youmans. Cambridge University Press, December 2010. 269-79.

Gilliam, B. "The Strauss-Hofmannsthal operas." The Cambridge Companion to Richard Strauss. January 1, 2010. 119-135. Full Text

Gilliam, B. ""In the Shadow of Bach: Lyonel Feininger as Musician"." Lyonel Feininger: On the Edge of the World. Ed. B Haskell. Yale University Press, 2010.

Gilliam, B. ""Between Resignation and Hope: The Late Strauss"." Late Thoughts. Ed. T Crowe and K Painter. J. Paul Getty Institute, 2006. pp. 167-80.

Gilliam, B. "" ’Ich bin ein anderer als ich war’: Ariadne auf Naxos - das Konzept der Verwandlung und die Ablehnung der griechischen Tragödie"." Richard Strauss: Der griechischer Germane. Ed. U Tadday. Munich: Boorberg Verlag, 2005. 69-80.

Gilliam, B. "Introductory Essay." The Richard Strauss Companion. Ed. M-D Schmid. Praeger, 2003.

Pages

Gilliam, B. "A House Divided." OPERA NEWS 74.11 (May 2010): 16-21.

Gilliam, B. ""Don Quixote and the Cinematic Strauss"." (June 2005). (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. "" 'Friede im Innern': Strauss's Inner and Outer Worlds in the mid-1930s"." JAMS (2005): 563-595. (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. "Music, image, gesture - Introduction." SOUTH ATLANTIC QUARTERLY 104.1 (2005): 1-5. Full Text

Gilliam, B. "Visual voice (Strauss's 'Salome')." OPERA NEWS 68.9 (March 2004): 23-+.

Gilliam, B. ""Between Resignation and Hope: The Late Strauss"." (May 2002). (Academic Article)

Pages

Gilliam, B. "Rhetoric and the Human Condition in Mozart’s Last Three Symphonies." (August 2013). (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. ""A House Divided: The Tragic History of Dresden's Semper Opera House"." Opera News (2010). (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. ""Richard Strauss and the National Socialist Regime"." (November 2004). (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. ""Ariadne, Daphne, and the Problem of Transformation"." Cambridge Opera Journal 15.1 (2003): 67-81. (Academic Article)

Gilliam, B. ""Ariadne, Daphne, und das Problem der Verwandlung"." (October 2002). (Academic Article)

(90-0398) International Conference on Richard Strauss awarded by Josiah Charles Trent Memorial Foundation (Principal Investigator). 1989 to 1990

(89-0475) International Conference on Richard Strauss awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 1989