Bryan Gilliam

Bryan Gilliam

Professor Emeritus of Music

External address: 
067 Mary Duke Biddle, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90665, Durham, NC 27708-0665
(919) 660-3321

Ph.D., Harvard University. Author of books and articles on late 19th-and early 20th-century German music. Specialties include Richard Strauss, Anton Bruckner, Kurt Weill, Erich Korngold, 19th and 20th-century German opera, fin-de-siècle Vienna, film music, German musical aesthetics.


  • Ph.D., Harvard University 1984
  • M.A., Harvard University 1978
  • B.A., University of Cincinnati 1975

Gilliam, B. “"The Annexation of Anton Bruckner: Nazi Revisionism and the Politics of Appropriation".” The Musical Quarterly 78 (October 1994): 558–83.

GILLIAM, B. “'SALOME' + IN RESPONSE TO SHOWALTER,ELAINE.” Tls the Times Literary Supplement, no. 4773 (September 23, 1994): 17–17.

Gilliam, B. “"The Two Versions of Bruckner’s Symphony no. 8" ("Rehearings").” 19th Century Music 15 (July 1992): 59–69.

GILLIAM, B. “THE 2 VERSIONS OF BRUCKNER 8TH SYMPHONY.” Nineteenth Century Music 16, no. 1 (1992): 59–69.

Gilliam, B. “The Influence of Film on German Opera of the 1920s,” November 1991.

Gilliam, B. “Intermezzo und die Zeitoper in den Zwanziger Jahren,” October 1989.