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BOOKS & PERIODICALS / LIVRES ET PERIODIQUES

For loan in person in Montreal / Emprunt en personne à Montréal

For a contribution towards the centre's vegeterian food bowls / pour une contribution vers les bols végétariens du centre

 

SOUNDSCAPE, MUSIC & SOUND ART / PAYSAGE SONORE, MUSIQUE ET L'ART SONORE

Attali, Jacques. Bruits

Beaucarne, Jules. Front de libération de l’oreille et autres considérations

Cage, John. Silence

Glissando (No. 26, 2015) Soundscape (EN/PL issue)

Open Letter (No. 4/4&5, Fall 1979)  R. Murray Schafer: A Collection

Plutarque. Comment écouter. Traduction du grec et postface de Pierre Maréchaux.

Schafer, R. Murray. The Tuning of the World

Schafer, R. Murray. Voices of Tyranny, Temples of Silence

Watkins, Glenn. Soundings. Music in the Twentieth Century

Werner, Hans Ulrich. Soundscape Design. KlangWelten HörZeichen. With CD.

World Soundscape Project A Survey of Community Noise By-Laws in Canada

Yearboook of Soundscape Studies (Vol. I, 1998)

 

MUSIC / MUSIQUE

_____. Musique en vue

Allen, Warren Dwight. Philosophies of Music History. A Study of General Histories of Music 1600-1960.

The Boulez--Cage Correspondence. Ed. Jean-Jacques Nattiez

Campbell, Don. The Mozart Effect

Chambers, Jack. Bouncin' with Bartók. The Incomplete Works of Richard Twardzik

Circuit. Musiques contemporaines. (Vol 11, no. 2, 2000) Le Quatuor à cordes selon Schafer

Einstein, Alfred. Music in the Romantic Era

Elie, Paul. Reinventing Bach

Gołąb, Maciej. Józef Koffler. Compositional Style and Source Documents

Gołąb, Maciej. Twelve Studies in Chopin. Style, Aesthetics and Reception

Gołąb, Maciej. Musical Modernism in the Twentieth Century. Between Continuation, Innovation and Change of Phonosystem

Marais, Frédéric. La Musique des animaux

Muzyka (No. 1, 2008) Sonoristic Legacies. Towards new Paradigms in Music Theory, Aesthetics and Composition                                     

Payzant, Geoffrey. Glenn Gould, Music and Mind

Ross, Alex. The Rest is Noise

Thirty Old Time Nursery Songs. Arranged by Joseph Moorat & Pictured by Paul Woodroffe

Quignard, Pascal. La haine de la musique

 

ART

_____. 20th-Century Theories of Art

Burnham, Jack. Beyond Modern Sculpture

Coomaraswamy, Ananda. Christian and Oriental Philosophy of Art 

Henri, Adrian. Total Art. Environments, Happenings, and Performance

Parachute. "Performance text(e)s & documents". Actes du colloque Performance et Multidisciplinaire: Postmodernisme / Proceedings of the conference Multidisciplinary Aspects of Performance: Postmodernism, 1980

A Source Book in Theatrical History. Twenty-five centuries of stage history in more than 300 basic documents and other primary material (ed. A. M. Nagler)

 

PHILOSOPHY, CULTURE AND SOCIETY / PHILOSOPHIE, CULTURE ET SOCIÉTÉ

_____. A History of Private Life. III. Passions of the Renaissance

Alexander, Edward P. Museums in Motion. An Introduction to the History and Functions of Museums

Arendt, Hannah. Walter Benjamin 1892-1940

Barthes, Roland. L'aventure sémiologique.

Blum, Milton. L. Industrial Psychology and its Social Foundations

Bronowski, J. The Identity of Man

Canetti, Elias. Crowds and Power (Trans. Stewart)

Deleuze, Gilles. Difference and Repetition. (Trans. Patton)

Dunedin, C.; Pagliano, J-P. Anti-Manuel de Français

Edge of Awareness. 25 contemporary essays. Provocative views of man in a complex world by distinguished modern writers.

Ellul, Jacques. The Technological Society

Finkielkraut, Alain La défaite de la pensée

Galbraith, John Kenneth. The Affluent Society

Greer, Germaine. La Femme eunuque

Introducing Baudrillard

Kirkegaard, Søren. The Concept of Dread. (Trans. with Intro & Notes by Walter Lowrie)

Legendre, Pierre. L'amour du censeur. Essai sur l'ordre dogmatique

Lyotard, Jean-François. Des dispositifs pulsionnels

Marcuse, Herbert. Negations. Essays in Critical Theory (With trans. by Shapiro)

Marcuse, Herbert. One Dimensional Man

Marcuse, Herbert. Reason and Revolution. Hegel and the Rise of Social Theory

McLuhan, Marshall. The Mechanical Bride

McLuhan, Marshall. Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man

McLuhan, Marshall; Fiore, Quentin. War and Peace in the Global Village

Merchant, Carolyn. The Death of Nature. Women, Ecology and the Scientific Revolution

Mumford, Lewis. The Transformations of Man

Neumann, Erich. The Origins and History of Consciousness

Postmodernism for Beginners

Riesman, David. The Lonely Crowd. Abridged edition with a 1969 preface

Ruwet, Nicolas. Introduction à la grammaire generative

Seltzer, Mark. Bodies and Machines

Stirner, Max. Oeuvres Complètes: L’Unique et sa propriété et autres écrits (Trans. Gallissaire et Sauge)

Toffler, Alvin. The Culture Consumers

 

ECOLOGY, SIGHTSEEING AND HOLISTIC FARMING / ECOLOGIE, TOURISME ET ÉLEVAGE HOLISTIQUE

George, Craighead Jean. The American Walkbook

Ots, Michel Plaire aux vaches

Reeves, Hubert. Reflexions d'un observateur de la nature

 

LITERATURE

Chiasson, Herménégilde. Conversations (Trans. Elder and Cogswell)

Frye, Northrop. The Great Code. The Bible and Literature

Greenberg, Joanne. I Never Promised You a Rose Garden

Shelley, Mary. Frankenstein. 1818 text.

Williams, William Carlos. Selected Poems

 

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Butterfield, Herbert. The Origins of Modern Science 1300-1800. New revised and enlarged edition

Hawking, Stephen W. A Brief History of Time. From the Big Bang to Black Holes 1988 edition

Kuhn, Thomas S. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. 2nd ed., enlarged

 

BUDDHADHARMA, SPIRITUALITY AND ESOTERICISM / BUDDHADHARMA, SPIRITUALITÉ ET ÉSOTÉRISME

Brunel, Henri. Restez zen. La méthode du chat

The Gospel of Judas. Edited by Kasser, Meyer, Wurst. 

Kapelau, Phillip. Questions Zen.

Kapleau, Roshi Philip. The Three Pilars of Zen. 25th anniversary edition

Kirimura, Yasuji. La vie de Nichiren Daishonin

Krishnamurti, J. Commentaries on Living. 1st series.

Merzel, Dennis Genpo. Beyond Sanity and Madness. The Way of Zen Master Dogen.

Ouspensky, P. D. In Search of the Miraculous

Shobogenzo: Zen Essays by Dogen (Trans. Cleary)

Suzuki, Daisetz Teitaro. The Awakening of Zen

Suzuki, Shunryu. Esprit zen, esprit neuf

Thondup, Tulku. Une Source inépuisable de paix et de guérison. Exercices de meditation pour éveiller l'esprit et guérir le corps (Trad. Koralnik)

Trungpa, Chögyam. The Myth of Freedom and the Way of Meditation

Watts, Alan W. The Book on the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are.

Watts, Alan W. Nature, Man and Woman

Zen and Zen Classics. Selections from Blyth, R. H. Compiled and with Drawings by Frederick Franck

 

REFERENCE WORKS

____. The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition.

KSIĄŻKI I CZASOPISMA

Do wypożyczenia osobiście w Montrealu / Za datkiem na miski wegeteriańskie centrum

 

 

PEJZAŻ DŹWIĘKOWY, SOUND ART I MUZYKA

_____. Audiosfera Wrocławia

Długa historia, mocno zasupłana. Fluxus w Niemczech 1962-1994. Warszawa, 1995

"Glissando" (nr 18, 2011) Przestrzeń publiczna

"Glissando" (nr 26, 2015) Soundscape

Gołąb, Maciej. Muzyczna moderna w XX wieku. Między kontynuacją, nowością, a zmianą fonosystemu

Kapelański, Maksymilian. www.kapelanski.net/writings. Gratis: drukowane nadbitki wybranych artykułów.

"Literatura na świecie" (nr 1-2 1996) John Cage

"Kultura współczesna. Teoria, interpretacje, praktyka." (nr, 1 2012) Dźwięk, technologia, środowisko.

"Muzyka" (nr 1, 2014) Pejzaże dźwiękowe przeszłości

Orfeo ed Elettrice. Szkice o muzyce elektronicznej.

"Prace kulturoznawcze" (nr XIII, 2012) Audiosfera miasta

Schafer, R. Murray. Poznaj dźwięk. 100 ćwiczeń w słuchaniu i tworzeniu dźwięków

Schreiber, Ewa. Muzyka i metafora

 

MUZYKA

"Monochord" De musica acta, studia et commentarii (vol. II, 1994)

"Monochord" De musica acta, studia et commentarii (vol. XII-XIII, 1996)

"Muzyka" (nr 3, 2001)

"Muzyka" (nr 2, 2005)

"Muzyka" (nr 4, 1998) Świat Xenakisa

"Muzyka" (nr 4, 2008)

Tuchowski, Andrzej. Nacjonalizm, szowinizm, rasizm a europejska refleksja o muzyce i twórczość kompozytorska okresu międzywojennego

 

KULTURA I FILOZOFIA

_____. Postmodernizm. Antologia przekładów.

"Opcje" (nr 2, 2002)

"Sztuka i Filozofia" (nr 25, 2005)

"Teksty Drugie" (nr 4, 2000) Literatura i inne sztuki  

 

LITERATURA

Hašek, Jaroslav. Dobrý Voják Švejk V Zajetí


GEAR FOR RENT

Roland KC-300 Keyboard Amplifier

Image (external)

100-Watt output

Small concerts, cafes, church & home use, etc.

Rented for jazz, funk, electronica and pop music for keyboard


RADIOS, INSTRUMENTS AND CARRIERS

1960s Soundwave AM/FM 8-Track Tape Player (1930s stylization)

1970s Candle Digital Clock Solid State FM-AM Radio

Wooden blocks-on-strings sound instrument

Children's keyboard glockenspiel (detuned diatonic)

CBC 100.7 FM Chaîne culturelle kazoo from a Symphonie Portuaire concert

Maxell XLII 90 cassette tapes

Panasonic MC 60 microcassette


ART IN STORAGE

Cadenas (2012) Patrick Marcil. Digital photograph, inkjet on paper. 8 1/4'' x 10 3/4’'.

You Are Here (2012) Ian Mondry. Oil paint on canvas, dimensions N/A.

Idols (date N/A) Wojciech Kapelański. Pencil on paper, dimensions N/A.

Stolen Art (2002) Nessa Palmer. Mixed media, dimensions N/A.

Anonymous psychadelic (late 1960s / early 1970s) needlepoint on a musical theme.