Press - articles, interviews, reviews


Ansell, Gwen, 2011. 'Performing and Politics' in Mail and Guardian 14-20 October 2011
De la Porte, Jean-Pierre, 2011. 'In Search of Blake (The Manifest and Latent Blake)' (unpublished manuscript)
De la Porte, Jean-Pierre, 2011 'Blake's Choral Sonata' (unpublished manuscript)
De Waal, Shaun, 2008. 'Koras and Chorales' in Mail and Guardian 21-27 November 2008
Euba, Akin, 1993. Modern African Music (Bayreuth, Germany: Iwalewa-Haus)
Fox, Christopher, 2022. Profile - Michael Blake in Tempo 76 (299), 105-108
Gentric, Katja, 2012. 'Scratch marks on granite: Michael Blake and Willem Boshoff Scoring Boschpoort', paper given at Hearing Landscape Critically, Conference at Stellenbosch University, 9-10 September 2013
Graubart, Michael, 2013. 'Michael Blake: String Quartets Nos 1 & 2; Piano Quintet' in Tempo 67 (264), 95-97
Hanmer, Paul, 2011. 'Michael Blake, Teacher and Mentor', paper given at Michael Blake Symposium, Stellenbosch University, 29 October 2011
Kaganof, Aryan, 2009. 'Sounds without names' in artsouthafrica 7(3), 40-41 Summer 2009
King, George, 2011. 'Toxic Triads, or Breaking Through to Composition: Michael Blake's Teaching at Unisa', paper given at Michael Blake Symposium, Stellenbosch University, 29 October 2011
King, George, 2022. Too Late for the Prayers in Tempo 76 (302), 104-105
Lucia, Christine, 1999, 'Michael Blake: A Profile', in Intercultural Musicology, 1, 1-2 October 1999
Martin, Denis-Constant, 2012. 'Des ponts entre Blancs et Noirs' in Politis 19 janvier 2012 (in French)
Martin, Denis-Constant, 2013. Sounding the Cape. Music Identity and Politics in South Africa (Cape Town: African Minds)
Muller, Stephanus, 2001. 'Blake is op Afrika-pad', in Die Burger December 2001 (in Afrikaans)
Muller, Stephanus, 2002. 'Michael Blake 50', in Musicus 30.1 2002, 119-126
Muller, Stephanus, 2011. 'Miniature blueprints, spider stratagems: a Michael Blake restrospective at 60' in The Musical Times, Winter 2011
Muller, Stephanus, 2022. 'Michael Blake's String Quartets and the Idea of African Art Music' in Tempo 76 (300), 6-17.
Muller, Stephanus, 2023. 'Afrikosmos: the keyboard as a Turing machine' in herri #08, at
Ndodana, Bongani, 1997. 'Blake's Progress', in Mail and Guardian August 1997
Nkuna, Musa, 2009. 'Backstage with Tenor Musa Nkuna' in Classic Feel October 2009
Scherzinger, Martin, 2002. 'Art Music in a Cross-Cultural Context: The Case of Africa' in The Cambridge History of 20th-Century Music, eds. Nicholas Cook and Anthony Pople, 584-513 (2002).
Scherzinger, Martin, 2012. 'Approaching the Patterns of Silence' in NewMusicSA Bulletin Issues 9-10
Stahmer, Klaus Hinrich, 1998. 'Mit Papa Haydn am Kilimanscharo' in Neue Zeitschrift für Musik 5, 18-23 (September-October 2006) (in German)
Tokafi (Tobias Fischer), 2008. '15 Questions to Michael Blake', at
Van der Merwe, Kobus. 'Blake-uitreiking van geskiedkundige en nasionale belang'. Die Burger
Venter, Carina, 2020. 'Michael Blake: The Philosophy of Composition' in Tempo 74(294), 93-94

Made in RapidWeaver