Web Access Research Portal

Researcher: Philpott, CJ (Dr Carolyn Philpott)

Fields of Research

Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Studies in the Creative Arts and Writing
Education
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Performing Arts
Library and Information Studies
Literary Studies

Research Objectives

Music
Arts and Leisure
The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance)
Cultural Understanding
Education and Training Systems
Languages and Literature
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A struggle fuels music with soul
An analysis of performance practices in African American gospel music: rhythm, lyric treatment and structures in improvisation and accompaniment; Popular Music
An Australian Composer Abroad: Malcolm Williamson and the Projection of an Australian Identity
An uplifting experience
At the End of Night: Explorations of Antarctica and Space in the sound art of Philip Samartzis; The Polar Journal
Baroque program a fine end to season
Book Review of: Making the implicit explicit: Creating performance expectations for the dissertation, B. Lovitts, Stylus (2007)
Book Review: Malcolm Williamson, A Mischievous Muse
Celebrating organ's 20th
Cello performance a suite treat
Celtic triumph
Choir celebrates Pugin with sacred songs
Circular breathing: expanding musical possibilities for flute players and composers; Journal of Music Research Online
Combined forces inspire
Con candidates showcase talents
Concert hall hosts world premiere
Drums and brass beat out a treat
Energetic start to Beethoven banquet
Ensembles, soloists perform with gusto
Expressive performance captures contrasts
Fine playing to the fore in session of Baroque wonder
From the outside: Helpmann, Nolan and Williamson’s Australian ballet, The Display (1964); Context: A Journal of Music Research
Gilmour's new wonder
Gospel gems engage audience
Guitarist plucks from many styles
Hard work showcased in festival's finale concert
Hush – 12 composers write for children at hospitals
Interplay provides additional highlight
Kingfishers and Co take flight
Liner notes for Williamson: The Complete Piano Concertos
Lutenist lights up Baroque performance
Making music on the march: sledging songs of the 'heroic age' of Antarctic exploration; Polar Record
Malcolm Williamson
Malcolm Williamson and Australia; Lyrebird Press
Merry operatic romp a crowd pleaser
Mixing Ice: DJ Spooky’s Musical Portraits of the Frozen Landscapes of Antarctica and the Arctic; Performing Landscapes: Ice
Mother lode of talent in jazz vein
Music and food delight in ballroom program
Musical journey strikes a chord
New generation appreciates TSO
Notes from the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration: Gerald S. Doorly's songs of the 'morning; Context: A Journal of Music Research
Opening showcase of Conservatorium talent
Orchestra shines with legendary works
Performing Icescapes: Histories, Theories, Contexts; Performing Landscapes: Ice
Performing Landscapes: Ice; Palgrave Macmillan
Peter Sculthorpe's Quartet No 14: A musical response; Context: A Journal of Music Research
Polished duo captures distinctive mood
Promoting Environmental Awareness through Context-Based Composition: Cheryl E. Leonard’s Antarctica: Music from the Ice (2009-2014); Organised Sound
Queen hits get royal treatment
Rare glimpse into world of Brahms
Recital highlights exceptional skill
Recital support for disaster victims
Sacrificing a Symphony: Malcolm Williamson’s protest against the Franklin Dam and the implications for the world’s first ‘transcontinental’ symphony; Social Alternatives
Scott at the Opera: Interpreting Das Opfer (1937); The Polar Journal
Seven talented singers hit just the right note
Singer-songwriters a band night delight
Singing the Lord’s Song in a Strange Land: An examination of the nexus between the Southern Gospel Choir and the city of Hobart, Tasmania; Made in Australia and New Zealand: Studies in Global Popular Music
Solo violinist shines in starlit performance
Songs of the South: A Song Cycle for Mezzo Soprano and Piano Based on Lyrics from the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration; International Journal of Contemporary Composition
Sonic explorations of the southernmost continent: four composers' responses to Antarctica and climate change in the twenty-first century; Organised Sound
Spirited quartet triumphs
Spirited singing of South African choir
Stately treat for ears and taste buds
Students benefit from live performance
Tasmanian jazz trio keeps it lively for radio
Technical mastery, musicality on show
The Glitter Gang (1973-74): A microcosm of Malcolm Williamson's views on social inclusivity and his Australian identity; Musicology Australia
The Master and the Media: Malcolm Williamson in the Press; Musical Islands: Exploring Connections between Music, Place and Research
The sounds of silence: music in the Heroic Age of Antarctic exploration; The Polar Journal
What’s wrong with ‘expeditioner’?; Polar Record
Williamson, Malcolm (Benjamin Graham Christopher)
Youthful orchestra embarks on a voyage of discovery

Research Projects

'Antarctic wilderness: Perspectives from history, the humanities and social sciences' hosted by the Scientific Committee of Antarctic Research (SCAR) History Expert Group and Social Science Action Gr; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Creative Antarctica: Exploring Models for HASS Practitioners and Researchers to Work in the Far South; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The Deeper Meaning of Embodiment for Knowledge Creation at UTAS; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

A 21st Century Analytical Perspective of the 20th Century Impressionistic Piano Works of Miriam Hyde
Imitation and the use of Extended Techniques in the Solo Flute Compositions