Further Reading

The Aloys Fleischmann website is hosted by Cork City Libraries; it contains scans of all his manuscript scores and of as many digitised scores as are currently available. You will also find a list of his compositions and of his published writings, a link to his book Music in Ireland, some articles on him and a documentation of the Fleischmann centenary celebrations of 2010. There are also sections on his parents, Aloys Fleischmann senior and Tilly Fleischmann, with some of the former’s compositions and a link to the latter’s book Tradition and Craft in Piano-Playing. http://www.corkcitylibraries.ie/music/aloysfleischmann/

Fleischmann, Aloys: Music in Ireland: A Symposium, Cork University Press, Basil Blackwell, Cork and Oxford 1952

Fleischmann, Aloys: Sources of Irish Traditional Music c.1600-1855, 2 Vols., Garland Publishing Ltd., New York and London 1998

Fleischmann, Aloys Senior, Compositions on the Fleischmann website:

Fleischmann, Tilly, Tradition and Craft in Piano-Playing (c. 1952), Carysfort Press, Dublin 2014 and on the website of the Bavarian State Library: https://www.vifamusik.de/index.php?id=207&L=1 The typescript of the book is on the Fleischmann website:

Fleischmann, Tilly, Some Reminiscences of Arnold Bax (1955), British Music Society Newsletter 86, Ed. Rob Barnett, June 2000

Barra, Séamas de: Aloys Fleischmann (Field Day Music 1), Field Day Publications, Dublin, 2006

Barra, Séamas de: ‘Aloys Fleischmann and the Idea of an Irish Composer’, Journal of Music in Ireland, Vol. 5 No. 5, September/October 2005, pp. 25–29

Barra, Séamas de: ‘Arnold Bax, the Fleischmanns and Cork’, Journal of Music in Ireland, Vol. 5 No. 1, January/February 2005, pp. 24–30

Cunningham, Joseph P., Fleischmann, Ruth, de Barra, Séamas: Aloys Fleischmann (1880–1964) Immigrant Musician in Ireland, Cork University Press, 2010 (with an essay on his music and an annotated catalogue of his works by Séamas de Barra)

Fleischmann, Ruth ed.: Aloys Fleischmann (1910–1992): A Life for Music in Ireland Remembered by Contemporaries, Mercier Press, Cork and Dublin 2000

Fleischmann, Ruth ed.: Cork International Choral Festival 1954-2004: A Celebration, Glen House Press, Cork 2004

Fleischmann, Ruth ed.: Joan Denise Moriarty: Founder of Irish National Ballet, Mercier Press and Irish American Book Company, Cork and Colorado 1998 (with an article by Séamas de Barra on the Fleischmann ballet music)

Klein, Axel: Die Musik Irlands im 20. Jahrhundert, Georg Olms Verlag, Hildesheim 1996

Murphy, Michael: ‘Aloys Fleischmann’, in: Creative Influences: Selected Irish-German Biographies, eds. Gisela Holfter and Joachim Fischer, Wissenschaftsverlag, Trier 2009

Nauderer, Ursula Katharina: ‘Die Weihnachtsspiele (1903-1906) und ihr Schöpfer Alois Georg Fleischmann’ [The Nativity Plays and their Creator, Alois Georg Fleischmann]. In: Auf Weihnachten zu. Altdachauer Weihnachtszeit, Exhibition Catalogue, Bezirksmuseum [District Museum] Dachau 2003, pp. 69-86

Nauderer, Ursula Katharina (Ed.): Aloys Georg Fleischmann 1880–1964. Von Bayern nach Irland – ein Musikerleben zwischen Inspiration und Sehnsucht. Begleitband zur Ausstellung im Bezirksmuseum Dachau [Catalogue for the Fleischmann exhibition in the Dachau District Museum]. Dachau 2010

O’Dea, Jane W., ‘Turning the Soul: A personal memoir of a great piano teacher’, The Spirit of Teaching Excellence, ed. David Jones, Calgary, Alberta, 1995 [On Tilly Fleischmann]

Pernpeintner, Andreas: Aloys Georg Fleischmann (1880-1964). Musikalische Mikrogeschichte zwischen Deutschland und Irland, Münchner Veröffentlichungen zur Musikgeschichte Bd. 73, Verlag Prof. Dr. Hans Schneider, Tutzing 2014

Pernpeintner, Andreas: Descriptive catalogue of Fleischmann senior’s compositions on the website of the University of Munich: http://epub.ub.uni-muenchen.de/17560/

Pernpeintner, Andreas: Hans Conrad Swertz (1857–1927) article in the Bavarian Musicians Lexicon Online (BMLO), Ed. Josef Focht, on Fleischmann’s maternal grandfather: http://www.bmlo.lmu.de/s2940/A1#S3

White, Harry: The Progress of Music in Ireland, Dublin 2005, p. 167 ff.

Zuk, Patrick, Fleischmann, Ruth, de Barra, Séamas: The Fleischmanns: A Remarkable Family – A Companion to the Fleischmann Centenary Celebrations, Cork City Libraries 2010