Listed below are links and other resources in the area of  Canadian clarinet music.

Beckwith, John. “Canada.” Dictionary of Contemporary Music. New York: EP Duton Co. 1974. pp. 119 – 124.

Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Debates, 28th Parliament, 3rd Session, volume 8 (8 October 1971): 8545-8548. (Online). Available:

Canadian Multiculturalism Act. R.S.C., c.24, s.4 (1985), accessed January 2015,

Canadian Music Centre, accessed February 2015,

Card, Patricia Pierce. “The Influence of Klezmer on Twentieth-Century Solo and Chamber Concert Music of the Clarinet.” DMA Dissertation, University of North Texas, 2002.

Charke, Derek, et al. Between Ship and the Shore: The Grand-Pré Recordings. Wesley Ferriera, clarinet; Helen Pridmore, soprano. Centredisc, CD 2012. Other composers as they appear on the CD include: Steven Naylor, Michael Parker, Jérôme Blais, Scott Macmillan, Robert Bauer, John Abram, Sandy Moore.

Max Christie, review of Between the Shore and the Ships – The Grand-Pré Recordings, The Wholenote, October 31 2012, accessed March 2013,

Danard, Rebecca. Études in Performing Extended Techniques: Twelve Newly-Commissioned Canadian Works for Solo Clarinet. DMA dissertation, University of Cincinnati, 2011.

Danard, Rebecca. “Research”, Rebecca Danard – Clarinet, accessed February 2013, (site discontinued).

Galper, Avrahm and others. New for Now Vol. 2. Dominion, LP. 1971.

Henderson, Heather. “Canadian Women Composers: An annotated bibliography of solo and chamber music for clarinet.DMA dissertation, Arizona State University, 2007. [Available from University Microfilms Incorporated. Order No. 3270584].

Henderson, Heather. Clarinet Repertoire by Canadian Women Composers, accessed February 2015,

Kallmann, Helmut. Mapping Canada’s Music: Selected Writings by Helmut Kallmann. Edited by John Beckwith and Robin Elliott. Waterloo: Wilfred Laurier Press. 2013.

Kenins, Talivaldis and Godfrey Ridout ed. Canadian Music Centre Celebrations. Toronto: Canadian Music Centre. 1984.

Kernohan, Lori. A guide to selected Canadian clarinet music suitable for student performers. ed.  Patricia Martin Shand. Toronto: Canadian Music Centre in co-operation with the Canadian Music Educators’ Association, 1997.

Kymlicka, Will. “Marketing Canadian Pluralism in the International Arena.” International Journal 59, no. 4 (2004): 829-52.

Lazarevich, Gordana and Robyn Cathcart. Murray Adaskin: An Annotated Catalogue of His Music. Dolce Publications: Victoria, BC. 2003.

Proctor, George A. Canadian Music of the Twentieth Century. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1980.

Yacoub, Allison Lee Bridges. “Compositions for the Clarinet Influenced by Non-Western European Musical Traditions.” DMA dissertation, University of Maryland, 2010.

Ziporyn, Evan. Four Impersonations. Lexington MA: Airplane Ears Music, 2002.




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