Alexander Silbiger

Alexander Silbiger

Professor Emeritus of Music

External Address: 
105 Mary Duke Biddle, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90665, Durham, NC 27708-0665
Phone: 
(919) 660-3300
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Education

  • Ph.D., Brandeis University 1976
  • Ph.D., Columbia University 1961
  • M.S., The University of Chicago 1956

Quadricentennial Frescobaldi Conference (1983 : Madison, Wis. Frescobaldi Studies. Duke University Press, 1987.

Silbiger, Alexander. “Music and the Crisis of Seventeenth-Century Europe.” Music and Science in the Age of Galileo, Springer Science & Business Media, 2013.

Fantasy and Craft: The Solo Instrumentalist.” The Cambridge History of Seventeenth-Century Music, Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Silbiger, Alexander. “Liber secundus diversarum modulationum: Singulis, binis, ternis, quaternisque vocibus (1627) by Girolamo Frescobaldi.” Notes, vol. 73, no. 1, Project Muse, 2016, pp. 154–57. Crossref, doi:10.1353/not.2016.0101. Full Text

Silbiger, Alexander. “Quartet for two violins, viola and cello in G minor.” Nineteenth Century Music Review, vol. 10, no. 2, Dec. 2013, pp. 394–97.

Silbiger, Alexander. “Quartet for two violins, viola and cello.” Nineteenth Century Music Review, vol. 10, no. 2, Dec. 2013, pp. 394–97.

Silbiger, Alexander. “Bach and the Chaconne.” Journal of Musicology, vol. 17, no. 3, University of California Press, July 1999, pp. 358–85. Crossref, doi:10.2307/764098. Full Text

Silbiger, Alexander. “The Roman Frescobaldi Tradition, c. 1640-1670.” Journal of the American Musicological Society, vol. 33, no. 1, University of California Press, Apr. 1980, pp. 42–87. Crossref, doi:10.1525/jams.1980.33.1.03a00020. Full Text