Professor Rachel Beckles Willson

  1. 2020
  2. In preparation

    Musical reorientations: the Oud in migration

    Beckles Willson, R., 2020, (In preparation) Interlink Books.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  3. 2019
  4. Published

    Hearing Global Modernity: the Case of the Travelling Oud

    Beckles Willson, R., 21 Jun 2019, In : International Journal for History, Culture and Modernity. p. 458-485 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    György Kurtág, Samuel Beckett: Fin de partie - scènes et monologues, opéra en un acte.

    Beckles Willson, R., Apr 2019, In : Tempo. 73, 288, p. 91-92 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Listening through the warzone of Europe

    Beckles Willson, R., 2019, In : Ethnomusicology. 63, 2, p. 289-295 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. In preparation

    Music, accountability, and the mobile phone: song-writing with Africans in Sicily

    Beckles Willson, R., 2019, (In preparation) In : Ethnomusicology Forum.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Orientation through Instruments: The Oud, the Palestinian Home, and Kamīlyā Jubrān

    Beckles Willson, R., 2019, In : World of Music. 8, 1

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. In preparation

    Sketches towards a global oud history

    Beckles Willson, R., 2019, (In preparation) In : Rast.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 2018
  11. Forthcoming

    The individual outside the community: music education in a fraught space

    Beckles Willson, R., 19 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) My Body was Left on the Street : Music Education and Displacement . Vu, K. T. & de Quadros, A. (eds.). Brill, (Innovations and Controversies: Interrogating Educational Change).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  12. In preparation

    Sing no Sad Songs for Me: A cycle of songs after Christian Rossetti

    Beckles Willson, R., 30 Jun 2018, (In preparation)

    Research output: Non-textual formComposition

  13. Published

    العود في أوروبا والولايات المتحدة: ريتشل بكلس ويلسون

    Beckles Willson, R., Apr 2018, In : Jardat al fonoon. 8, 1, p. 84-88 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    Analysing Sonic Authority: Sensoriality, Affect and the Unsettled Body

    Beckles Willson, R., 2018, Music Analysis and the Body: Experiments, Explorations and Embodiments. Reyland, N., Sewell, S. & Thumpston, R. (eds.). Peeters, (Leuven Studies in Musicology).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  15. 2016
  16. E-pub ahead of print

    Round Table: Edward Said and Musicology Today

    Cohen, B., Revuluri, S., Stokes, M., Beckles Willson, R., Agawu, K. & Currie, J. R., 20 May 2016, In : Journal of the Royal Musical Association. 141, 1, p. 203-232 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Oudmigrations

    Beckles Willson, R., Apr 2016

    Research output: Non-textual formWeb publication/site

  18. Published

    Value and Abjection: Listening to Music with Edward W. Said

    Beckles Willson, R., 2016, Against Value in the Arts and Education. Bojesen, E., Ladkin, S. & McKay, B. (eds.). Rowman & Littlefield, p. 215-230 16 p. (Disruptions).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  19. 2015
  20. Published

    Ena rephsto programma: Anichneuontas grammes, eterogeneies kai allēlepidraseis

    Beckles Willson, R., 2015, In : Polyphonia. 26, p. 73-80 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Forthcoming

    Peacebuilding and aftewards: the early years of the Barenboim Said Foundation (2003-2009)

    Beckles Willson, R., 2015, (Accepted/In press) The Art of Peacebuilding . Appleby, R. S., Culbertson, H., Mitchell, J. & Hawksley, T. (eds.). Oxford University Press, (Strategic Peacebuilding Series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  22. 2014
  23. Published

    Simulated culture and the juggernaut of capitalism: Reflections on European music in the Middle East

    Beckles Willson, R., May 2014, Entgrenzte Welt?: Musik und Kulturtransfer. Kim, J-A. & Riva, N. (eds.). Berlin: Ries & Erler, p. 290-310 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  24. 2013
  25. Published

    Doing More Than Representing Western Music

    Beckles Willson, R., 2013, Representation in Western Music. Walden, J. (ed.). Cambridge, p. 249-266

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  26. Published

    Hearing Palestine

    Beckles Willson, R., 2013, The Storyteller of Jerusalem: The Life and Times of Wasif Jawhariyyeh, 1904-1948. Northampton, Mass: Olive Branch Press, p. IX-XVI 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. Published

    Music Teachers as Missionaries: Understanding Europe’s Recent Dispatches to Ramallah

    Beckles Willson, R., 2013, The Ethnomusicology of Western Art Music. Nooshin, L. (ed.). Oxfordshire: Taylor and Francis, p. 17-41

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  28. Published

    Orientalism and Musical Mission: Palestine and the West

    Beckles Willson, R., 2013, Cambridge University Press. 364 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  29. Published

    Palestinian Song, European Revelation, and Mission

    Beckles Willson, R., 2013, Palestinian Music and Song: Expression and Resistance since 1900. Kanaaneh, M., McDonald, D. A. & Bursheh, H. (eds.). Indiana: Indiana University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  30. 2011
  31. Published

    Letters to America

    Beckles Willson, R., 2011, Centre and Periphery, Roots and Exile. Sallis, F., Elliott, R. & DeLong, K. (eds.). Victoria: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, p. 129-174

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  32. Published

    Music Teachers as Missionaries: Understanding Europe's Recent Dispatches to Ramallah

    Beckles Willson, R., 2011, In : Ethnomusicology Forum. 20, 3, p. 301-325

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. 2010
  34. Published

    Ligeti and the Union of Hungarian Musicians, 1949-1956

    Beckles Willson, R., 2010, Music and Dictatorship in Europe and Latin America. Illiano, R. & Sala, M. (eds.).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  35. 2009
  36. Published

    The Parallax Worlds of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

    Beckles Willson, R., 3 Nov 2009, In : Journal of the Royal Musical Association. 134, 2, p. 319-347

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Reconstructing Ligeti

    Beckles Willson, R., 2009, Music's Intellectual History. Blazekovic, Z. & Dobbs Mackenzie, B. (eds.). p. 443-450

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  38. Published

    Whose Utopia? Perspectives on the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

    Beckles Willson, R., 2009, In : Music and Politics. 3, 2, p. 1-21

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. 2008
  40. Published

    Theory and Analysis

    Beckles Willson, R., 2008, An Introduction to Music Studies. Harper-Scott, J. P. E. & Samson, J. (eds.).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  41. Published

    Veress and the Steam Engine

    Beckles Willson, R., 2008, Komponist – Lehrer – Forscher. Sándor Veress zum 100. Geburtstag.. Gerhadt, A. & Lanz, D. (eds.). p. 20-35

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  42. 2007
  43. Published

    Ligeti, Kurtág and Hungarian Music during the Cold War

    Beckles Willson, R., 2007, Unkown Publisher.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  44. Published

    Negotiated mythopoeia: a new model for art in Hungary after 1956

    Beckles Willson, R., 2007, Resistance, Rebellion and Revolution in Central Europe: Commemorating 1956. Rady, M. & László, P. (eds.).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  45. Published

    Review: Kurtág's choral works

    Beckles Willson, R., 2007, In : Tempo. 61, 240

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published
  47. 2006
  48. Published

    Piano Trios

    Beckles Willson, R., 2006, The Mozart Encyclopedia. Eisen, C. (ed.). p. 146-164

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  49. 2005
  50. Published

    Eastern Europe

    Beckles Willson, R., 2005, The Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century Opera. Cooke, M. (ed.). p. 146-164

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  51. Published

    Sehnsucht als Mythos? Zur musikalischen Dramaturgie in den Drei Schwestern', trans. Elke Hockings

    Beckles Willson, R., 2005, Identitäten: Der Komponist und Dirigent Peter Eötvös. Jungheinrich, H-K. (ed.). Mainz: Schott, p. 17-26

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  52. 2004
  53. Published

    A study in "tradition", geography and identity in concert practice

    Beckles Willson, R., 2004, In : Music and Letters. p. 602-613

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    György Kurtág's The sayings of Péter Bornemisza op.7

    Beckles Willson, R., 2004, Ashgate.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  55. Published

    Longing for a national rebirth: mythological tropes in Hungarian music criticism, 1968-74

    Beckles Willson, R., 2004, In : Slavonica. p. 139-156

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Meeting points and national authenticity: Bartók from inside and out

    Beckles Willson, R., 2004, Musicology and Globalization: Proceedings of the International Congress in Shizuoka 2002. Kanazawa, M. (ed.). Tokyo: Musicological Society of Japan, p. 384-8

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  57. Published
  58. Published

    Socialist Realism and Beyond: 1961-63 responses to Kurtág's opp.1-4

    Beckles Willson, R., 2004, Colloquium, Socialist Realism and Music: Anti-Modernisms and Avant-gardes, Brno 1.-3.10.2001 (Colloquia on the History and Theory of Music at the International Music Festival in Brno, Vol. 36). Macek, P., Bek, M. & Chew, G. (eds.). p. 49-61

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  59. 2003
  60. Published

    "Behold! The long-awaited new Hungarian opera has been born!" Discourses of denial and Petrovics' C'est la guerre

    Beckles Willson, R., 2003, In : Central Europe. I, 2, p. 133-145

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    Auge in Auge mit der Musik

    Beckles Willson, R., 2003, Composers-in-residence. Lucerne Festival, Sommer 2003, Isabel Mundry, Heiner Goebbels. Singer, E. & Rogger, B. (eds.). p. 125-134

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  62. Published

    Review: The Twentieth Century String Quartet, ed. Derek Jarman

    Beckles Willson, R., 2003, In : Music and Letters. p. 324-27

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  63. Published

    To say and/or to be? Incongruence in The Sayings of Péter Bornemisza op.7

    Beckles Willson, R., 2003, In : Music Analysis. 22, 3, p. 315-338

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Published

    Who is Péter Eötvös?

    Beckles Willson, R. & Nyffeler, M. (ed.), 2003, Péter Eötvös. Nyffeler, M. (ed.). p. 5-18

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  65. 2002
  66. Published

    Bulgarian Rhythm and its disembodiment in Kurtág's The sayings of Péter Bornemisza

    Beckles Willson, R., 2002, In : Studia musicologica. XLIII, 3-4, p. 269-280

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. 2001
  68. Published

    "Culture is a vast weapon, its artistic force is also strong." Finding a context for Kurtág's works: an interim report

    Beckles Willson, R., 2001, Perspectives on Kurtág. Beckles Willson, R. & Williams, A. E. (eds.). p. 3-38

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  69. Published

    Bartók and vocal music: inspiration and ideology

    Beckles Willson, R., 2001, The Cambridge Companion to Bartók. Bayley, A. (ed.). p. 78-91

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  70. Published

    Perspectives on Kurtág

    Beckles Willson, R. (ed.) & Williams, A. E. (ed.), 2001, Harwood Academic Publishers.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  71. 1998
  72. Published

    Review: Dillon: Blitzschlag Edinburgh Festival August 1997

    Beckles Willson, R., 1998, In : Tempo. p. 22

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    Review: Kurtág: Plays and Games ECM New Series 1619

    Beckles Willson, R., 1998, In : Tempo. p. 45-46

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  74. Published

    The fruitful tension between inspiration and design in György Kurtág's The Sayings of Péter Bornemisza opus 7

    Beckles Willson, R., 1998, In : Mitteilungen der Paul Sacher Stiftung. p. 36-41

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. 1997
  76. Published

    Review: Kurtág: String Quartets ECM New Series 1598

    Beckles Willson, R., 1997, In : Tempo. p. 52

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle