Books

The following is a list of books related to Arvo Pärt and his music. This list is very short at the moment, but we will keep adding more titles as they become available. These titles can be purchased online by clicking on the links provided.


ARVO PÄRT

Paul Hillier
Clarendon Press (24 April 1997)
ISBN-13: 9780198166160

CONTEMPORARY MUSIC AND RELIGION

Ivan Moody (editor)
Routledge (8 September 1997)
ISBN-13: 9783718654246

EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC

Michael Nyman
Cambridge University Press (29 July 1999)
ISBN-13: 9780521653831

FOUR MUSICAL MINIMALISTS

Keith Potter (editor)
Cambridge University Press (25 April 2002)
ISBN-13: 9780521015011

IN SEARCH OF THE DIVINE: ARVO PÄRT'S TE DEUM AND JOHN TAVENER'S IKON OF LIGHT

Grace Kingsbury Muzzo
Lambert Academic Publishing (8 September 2010)
ISBN-13: 9783838336749

MINIMALISTS

K. Robert Schwarz
Phaidon Press (1 March 2008)
ISBN-13: 9780714847733

Further Bibliography

  • CONEN, HERMANN (editor):
    Arvo Pärt - Die Musik des Tintinnabuli-Stils
    Dohr-Verlag, Cologne, 2006

  • KAUTNY, OLIVER:
    Arvo Pärts 'Passio' und Johann Sebastian Bachs 'Johannespassion' - Rezeptionsästhetische Perspektiven
    Archiv für Musikwissenschaft (3/1999, pp. 198-222)

  • KAUTNY, OLIVER:
    "Dem Himmel ein Stück näher ..." Der neoromantische Mythos 'Arvo Pärt'
    "A bit nearer to heaven ..." The neoromantic myth 'Arvo Pärt'

    Neue Zeitschrift für Musik (5/2002)

  • KAUTNY, OLIVER (editor), Dr. B. Sonntag, Dr. Detlef Gojowy, Dr. Peter W. Schatt:
    Arvo Pärt. Rezeption und Wirkung seiner Musik. Vorträge des Wuppertaler Symposiums 1999
    Arvo Pärt. Reception and effect of his music. Papers of the symposium in Wuppertal, Germany, 1999

    University of Osnabrück (1999, 76 pp.)
    Available from www.epos.uni-osnabrueck.de