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Dr Clemens Gresser MA, MSc

Dr Clemens Gresser, MA, MSc

Divinity Librarian

Office Phone: 01223 763041


Since August 2010 I have worked as a librarian at the University of Cambridge (Cambridge, UK). Between August 2010 and November 2013 I was the Deputy Head of Music at Cambridge University Library and at the Pendlebury Library of Music. Between December 2013 and September 2015 I was the Librarian at the Marshall Library of Economics. Since October 2015 I have been the Librarian at the Divinity Library.

Key Publications

Books edited:

- 2000: with Antje Erben and Arne Stollberg: Grenzgänge - Übergänge: Musikwissenschaft im Dialog. Bericht über das 13. Internationale Symposium des DVSM [Crossing the Borders: Musicology in Dialogue. Conference Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium of the Association of German Musicology Students] (Hamburg: von Bockel Verlag), 274pp [ISBN 3-932696-39-5].

Articles / chapters in edited books:

- 2014: 'Structured Silence as a Compositional Idea in Some of Cage's Number Pieces', in Contemporary Music Review, 33/5-6, 580-596 [ISSN: 0749-4467 / EISSN: 1477-2256.]

Other Publications

Articles / chapters in edited books:

 - 2013: 'Cornelius Cardew's Music for Moving Images: Some Preliminary Observations,', in The Electronic British Library Journal, 2013, Article 4, 1-16 [ISSN 1478-0259].

Link to PDF (4.8 MB)

- 2010: 'Prose Collection: The Performer and Listener as Co-Creator', in Changing the System: The Music of Christian Wolff, ed. Stephen Chase, & Philip Thomas, Aldershot: Ashgate, 193-210 [ISBN 9780754666806]

- 2007: 'Earle Brown's "Creative Ambiguity" and Ideas of Co-creatorship in Selected Works', in Contemporary Music Review, 26/3, 377-394 [ISSN: 0749-4467 / EISSN: 1477-2256.]

- 2004: with Stephen Chase, 'Ordinary Matters: Christian Wolff on his Recent Music', in Tempo 58/229 (July), 19-27 [ISSN: 0040-2982 / EISSN: 1478-2286].

- 1998: '"...a music made by everyone". Eine analytische Annäherung an John Cages Number Pieces', in MusikTexte 76/77 (December), 41-47 [ISSN 0178-8884].

Review articles:

- 2002: review article of Claus-Steffen Mahnkopf (ed.), MYTHos Cage, Hofheim: Wolke Verlag 1999, in Frankfurter Zeitschrift für Musikwissenschaft - Online-Publikation 5, 55-69 [EISSN 1438-857X].
Link to PDF (128kb)

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