This is a partial listing.  For a complete list of Schildkret's presentations and published works, see the curriculum vitae.

Articles available online

“Toward a Correct Performance of Fermatas in Bach’s Chorales,” in Bach, v. xix, no. 1, 1988, pp. 21-27.

“Publications of Misattributed Mozart Choral Works:  Let the Buyer Beware,” in Choral Journal, vol. XXXII, no. 1, August 1991, pp. 19-22.

“On Mozart Contemplating a Work of Handel: Mozart’s Arrangement of Messiah,” in Essays in Honor of George Buelow,  Thomas Mathiesen and Benito Rivera, eds., Pendragon Press, 1995, pp. 129 - 146.

(The link goes to the complete book on Google Books.  Go to page 129 to find the essay.)

“Advice to Choral Conductors and Singers from Wolfgang Caspar Printz,” (with translations by Linda Leppig) in The Newsletter of the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music, Spring, 1995, pp 1, 9-13.

“Ave or Vale to Colloredo:  the Date of Mozart’s Mass in B-Flat Major, K. 275” in the Newsletter of the Mozart Society of America.  August, 2002, pp. 10-11

(The link goes to the complete issue.  Go to page 10 to find the essay.)

“The Case for Music in Schools” in Choral Journal, July 2006, p. 57

“Remembering George Buelow,” in The Choral Scholar, v. 2, no. 1, Spring 2010, pp. 37 -39

Miscellaneous essays

These writings all appeared in public forums but were not published in a book or journal

"Still no rest for the Requiem:  an enigma reconsidered"

An essay on Constanze Mozart's role in creating the legends surrounding Mozart's final illness

"Brahms:  Ein deutsches Requiem"

Program note essay for a 2008 performance by the Mount Desert Summer Chorale

"From Epic to Dramatic:  Modes of Storytelling in Mendelssohn’s Elijah"

Paper delivered at the 2010 European Studies Conference at University of Nebraska-Omaha

"Verdi: Manzoni Requiem"

Program note essay for a 2013 performance by the Mount Desert Summer Chorale

"Haydn:  The Creation"

Material from the website for The Creation Project giving more information on the 2015 ASU performance and explaining the rationale and approach for the edition.

"Embodying Remembrance:  Prelude to Annelies"

An essay on the Holocaust and our response to it presented before performances of James Whitbourn's Annelies, an oratorio based on Anne Frank's diary

Videos available online


The Art of Acadia: Lecture on John D. Rockefeller, Jr., and Beatrix Farrand, and how they based their work in the tradition of Claude Lorrain and “Capability” Brown. Acadia Senior College, July 5, 2011

The Music of Acadia: Lecture on the musical history of Mount Desert Island from 1800 – 1945, with particular focus on the contributions of Walter Damrosch. Acadia Senior College, July 25, 2011.


Brahms, Variations on a Theme of Haydn, opus 56.  Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado Mérida (Mérida, Venezuela). Aula Magna, Universidad de los Andes, May 27, 2011. (The YouTube video is in two parts; links below.)

Part One

Part Two

Mendelssohn, Elijah, opus 70.  Arizona State University combined choirs and Symphony Orchestra.  Gammage Auditorium, April 30, 2009.  (Two short excerpts; links below)

"Help, Lord" (opening chorus)

"But the Lord from the north hath raised one"