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Arabella Teniswood-Harvey

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Arabella Teniswood-Harvey

Arabella Teniswood-Harvey

Co-ordinator, Junior Piano Program; Lecturer in Piano and Music History

Room 403, Conservatorium of Music, Hobart CBD Campuses

+61 3 6226 7331 (phone)

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Dr Arabella Teniswood-Harvey is a pianist and art historian, interested in the interrelationships between music and visual art. She teaches classical piano, music history and art theory. In addition to her published writings, Arabella has presented lecture-recitals in the USA and UK, using solo performance to illuminate her discussion and analysis of visual art. Her CDs The Ring of Bone: The Piano Music of Elisabeth Lutyens; Lennox Berkeley complete music for violin and piano, and solo violin; and Kenneth Leighton music for violin and piano have been critically acclaimed in forums including Gramophone magazine.

Career summary

Qualifications

DegreeTitle of ThesisUniversityCountryAwarded
PhDColour-Music: Musical Modelling in James McNeill Whistler's ArtUniversity of TasmaniaAustralia2006
MMus Perf University of MelbourneAustralia2001
GradDipEd University of MelbourneAustralia2003
GradDipArts University of MelbourneAustralia2003
BMus (Hons) The Victorian College of the Arts, University of MelbourneAustralia1998
BMus Perf 

The Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne 

Australia1998

Research Themes

Arabella's research contributes to the University's research theme of Creativity, Culture and Society through enhancing knowledge and understanding of Australian and global musical and artistic culture.

Teaching

Classical Piano (Solo performance, accompaniment and chamber music), Music History (18th, 19th and 20th centuries), Art History and Theory.

Teaching expertise

Arabella is a versatile lecturer who contributes to both performance-based and musicological teaching across the board, from pre-tertiary through to research by higher degree candidates.

Teaching responsibility

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Expertise

  • Music Iconography/Music in Visual Culture
  • James McNeill Whistler
  • Performance-based research in 20th and 21st century solo piano music, and violin and piano duo music.

Current projects

Arabella is currently researching solo piano music influenced by Italy, and James McNeill Whistler's engagement with theatre.

Research Fields

  • Music Performance (190407)
  • Art History (190102)
  • Performing Arts and Creative Writing (190499)
  • Art Theory (190103)
  • Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History) (210303)
  • Musicology and Ethnomusicology (190409)

Research Impact

  • Music (950101)
  • The Performing Arts (incl. Theatre and Dance) (950105)
  • Arts and Leisure (950199)
  • Understanding Australia's Past (950503)
  • The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) (950104)
  • Expanding Knowledge through Studies of the Creative Arts and Writing (970119)
  • Cultural Understanding (959999)

Publications

Total publications

43

Highlighted publications

(9 outputs)
YearTypeCitationAltmetrics
2013Journal ArticleTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Music and Cross-Cultural Exchange in the Art of Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton and James McNeill Whistler', Music in Art: International Journal for Music Iconography, 38, (1-2) pp. 89-99. ISSN 1522-7464 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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2013Major Creative WorkTeniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Lennox Berkeley: Complete Music for Violin and Piano, and Solo Violin', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes 8 page booklet (2013) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2013Major Creative WorkTeniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Kenneth Leighton: Music for Violin and Piano', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes an 8 page booklet (2013) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2011Journal ArticleTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Art about art: Whistler's Portrait of Pablo de Sarasate', The Burlington Magazine, 153, (1294) pp. 36-40. ISSN 0007-6287 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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2011Major Creative WorkTeniswood-Harvey A, 'The Ring of Bone: The Piano Music of Elisabeth Lutyens', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes a 12 page booklet (2011) [Recorded Creative Work]

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2010Journal ArticleTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Whistler's Nocturnes: A Case Study in Musical Modelling', Music in Art, 35, (no. 1-2) pp. 71-83. ISSN 1522-7464 (2010) [Refereed Article]

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2010Major Creative WorkTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Schubert's Moments musicaux and Whistler's Six Projects: A Lecture-Recital by Arabella Teniswood-Harvey', Colby College Museum of Art , Colby College Museum of Art, Maine, USA (2010) [Performance]

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2010Major Creative WorkTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Night Music', Freer Gallery of Art , Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, USA (2010) [Performance]

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2010Journal ArticleTeniswood-Harvey A, 'Music and movement: a survey of Whistler's lesser-known images of music, theatre and dance', British Art Journal, 10, (3) pp. 131-137. ISSN 1467-2006 (2010) [Refereed Article]

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Journal Article

(10 outputs)
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2016Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Reconsidering the Anzac legend: music,national identity and the Australian experience of World War One,as portrayed in the Australian War Memorial's art and photographic collections', Music in Art ISSN 1522-7464 (In Press) [Refereed Article]

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2016Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Reconsidering Whistler's Portrait of Henry Irving', Burlington Magazine ISSN 0007-6287 (In Press) [Refereed Article]

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2014Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Music in Colour Whistler's Six Projects and Schubert's Moments musicaux, Op. 94', The British Art Journal: the research journal of British art studies, XV, (1) pp. 27-34. ISSN 1467-2006 (2014) [Refereed Article]

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2014Zhukov K, Viney L, Riddle G, Teniswood-Harvey A, Fujimura K, 'Improving sight-reading skills in advanced pianists: a hybrid approach', Psychology of Music, 44, (2) pp. 155-167. ISSN 0305-7356 (2014) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1177/0305735614550229 [eCite] [Details]

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2013Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Music and Cross-Cultural Exchange in the Art of Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton and James McNeill Whistler', Music in Art: International Journal for Music Iconography, 38, (1-2) pp. 89-99. ISSN 1522-7464 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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2013Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Rosalind, Appleby, Women of Note: The Rise of Australian Women Composers,', Studies in Western Australian History, 28 pp. 147-148. ISSN 0314-7525 (2013) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2012Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Review: Peter DAYAN, Artas Music, Music as Poetry, Poetry as Art, from Whistler to Stravinsky and Beyond (Farnham: Ashgate, 2011)', Music in Art, XXXVII, (1-2) pp. 291-292. ISSN 1522-7464 (2012) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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2011Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Art about art: Whistler's Portrait of Pablo de Sarasate', The Burlington Magazine, 153, (1294) pp. 36-40. ISSN 0007-6287 (2011) [Refereed Article]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Whistler's Nocturnes: A Case Study in Musical Modelling', Music in Art, 35, (no. 1-2) pp. 71-83. ISSN 1522-7464 (2010) [Refereed Article]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Music and movement: a survey of Whistler's lesser-known images of music, theatre and dance', British Art Journal, 10, (3) pp. 131-137. ISSN 1467-2006 (2010) [Refereed Article]

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Chapter in Book

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2016Teniswood-Harvey A, 'The piano/fountain association: From Franz Liszt to Salvador Dali', Musical Culture in Words and Images, Wissenschaftsverlag, Baldassarre A and Markovic T (ed), Vienna (In Press) [Research Book Chapter]

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Review

(1 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2015Teniswood-Harvey A, 'And the Band Played On: How Music Lifted the Anzac Spirit in the Battlefields of the First World War' pp. 288. (2015) [Review Single Work]

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Major Creative Work

(27 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2015Harvey MK, Ughetti E, von Caemmerer A, Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Michael Kieran Harvey, Patanjali', Move Records, Melbourne, Catalogue no: MD 3399 (2015) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Harvey MK

2014Teniswood-Harvey A, Harvey MK, Edwardes C, Tomlinson V, '2014 Accompanists' Festival Piano with Percussion: An Elder Perspectives Recital', Accompanists' Guild of South Australia, Elder Hall, University of Adelaide (2014) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Harvey MK

2014Teniswood-Harvey A, Harvey MK, Campbell E, '2014 Coriole Music Festival', Coriole Vineyards, Coriole Vineyards, McLaren Vale, South Australia (2014) [Other Exhibition]

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Co-authors: Harvey MK

2013Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Lennox Berkeley: Complete Music for Violin and Piano, and Solo Violin', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes 8 page booklet (2013) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2013Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Kenneth Leighton: Music for Violin and Piano', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes an 8 page booklet (2013) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2012Teniswood-Harvey A, Williams JD, Quaife M, '2012 Symphony Australia TSO Composers' School Chamber Music Presentation', TSO Studio (2012) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Williams JD

2011Teniswood-Harvey A, 'The Ring of Bone: The Piano Music of Elisabeth Lutyens', Move Records, Melbourne, pp. includes a 12 page booklet (2011) [Recorded Creative Work]

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2011Teniswood-Harvey A, Edwards J, Tallon J, Schubert R, 'Love Life Letters: Johannes Brahms', Hobart Town Hall (2011) [Performance]

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2011Teniswood-Harvey A, Glazer L, de Montfort P, Ono A, 'Cross Cultural Interchange and Aspirations od Universality: The Peacock Room in 1908', Smithsonian, USA (2011) [Recorded Creative Work]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Schubert's Moments musicaux and Whistler's Six Projects: A Lecture-Recital by Arabella Teniswood-Harvey', Colby College Museum of Art , Colby College Museum of Art, Maine, USA (2010) [Performance]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Night Music', Freer Gallery of Art , Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution, USA (2010) [Performance]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Edwards J, 'MONA FOMA 2011: Jane Edwards concert', MONA FOMA, Baha'i Centre, Hobart (2010) [Performance]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Legg AFJ, 'UTAS Classical Series: Keyboard Showcase concert', Conservatorium Recital Hall, Hobart (2010) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Legg AFJ

2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Noonan H, Lang I, Longhurst J, Cooper S, 'Australian Shakespeare Festival: 'She had Immortal Longings'', Australian Shakespeare Festival, Peacock Theatre, Hobart (2010) [Performance]

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2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields 16th Annual Festival: 'Richard Strauss and Maurice Ravel - Sonatas for Violin'', Organs of the Ballarat Goldfields Festival 2011, Wendouree Centre for Performing Arts, 1220 Howitt (2010) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Murray River International Music Festival: Arabella Teniswood-Harvey and Edwin Paling Gallery concert', Murray River International Music Festival, Mildura Arts Centre Gallery (2010) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'UTAS Lunchtime Series: Edwin Paling and Arabella Teniswood-Harvey Recital', Conservatorium Recital Hall, Hobart (2010) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2010Teniswood-Harvey A, Wojtowicz C, Long SC, 'CD title: 'Douglas Knehans: fractured traces: new music for cello'. Relevant track title: soar for cello and piano (2005) (track 5)', Ablaze records, USA, Hobart, Red Planet Recordings (2010) [Recorded Creative Work]

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Co-authors: Wojtowicz C; Long SC

2009Paling EJ, Williams JD, Wojtowicz C, Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Beethoven and Dvorak - UTAS Conservatorium Staff Concert', Hobart, Tasmania, Australia (2009) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ; Williams JD; Wojtowicz C

2009Teniswood-Harvey A, Harvey MK, Parnell N, Adam J, 'Coriole Music Festival Concert, South Australia', Coriole Winery, SA (2009) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Harvey MK

2009Teniswood-Harvey A, Phillips M, 'Staff Recital Series, Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music', UTAS Conservatorium Recital Hall, hobart (2009) [Performance]

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2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Arabella Teniswood-Harvey and Edwin Paling perform the piano and violin music of Kenneth Leighton', Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, 'Staff Recital Series, Tasmanian Conservatorium of Muisc', Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ

2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, Wojtowicz C, Monkhouse H, 'Messiaen Festival, Tasmanian Conservatorium of Music', Hobart, Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ; Wojtowicz C; Monkhouse H

2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, Wojtowicz C, St Leon J, 'Meadowbank Estate Concert', Meadowbank, Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ; Wojtowicz C; St Leon J

2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paling EJ, Wojtowicz C, St Leon J, Lazaroff R, 'Kettering Concert', Kettering, Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Co-authors: Paling EJ; Wojtowicz C; St Leon J

2008Teniswood-Harvey A, Paulsen D, 'Hobart Town Hall Recital Series, Island Brass Academy', Hobart, Tasmania (2008) [Performance]

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Thesis

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2006Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Colour-Music: Musical Modelling in James McNeill Whistler's Art' (2006) [PhD]

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2006Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Colour-Music: Musical Modelling in James McNeill Whistler's Art' (2006) [PhD]

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Other Public Output

(2 outputs)
YearCitationAltmetrics
2015Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Anzac Music in Pictures', 936 ABC Hobart interview with Ryk Goddard, Australian Broadcasting Company, Australia, 13 April (2015) [Media Interview]

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2013Teniswood-Harvey A, 'Music in Art: Rethinking (and refreshing) Schubert's Moments musicaux Op 94 via Whistler's Six Projects', Tasmanian Music Teachers Association Journal, Tasmanian Music Teachers Association, Hobart, Tasmania (2013) [Magazine Article]

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Grants & Funding

Funding Summary

Number of grants

3

Total funding

$17,400

Projects

2012: 11th Conference of the International Council for Traditional Music Study Group on Iconography of the Performing Arts (2012)$900
Funding
University of Tasmania ($900)
Scheme
Grant-Conference Support Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Teniswood-Harvey A
Year
2012
An Investigation of the Violin and Piano Duo Repertoire of Rawsthorne, Berkley, Musgrave and Lutyens: Unjustly Neglected or Just Unknown? (2010)$11,500
Funding
University of Tasmania ($11,500)
Scheme
Grant-Institutional Research Scheme
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Teniswood-Harvey A; Paling EJ
Year
2010
Research Performance of the Solo Piano Music of Elisabeth Lutyens (2008)$5,000
Funding
University of Tasmania ($5,000)
Scheme
Grant-New Appointees Research Grant Scheme (NARGS)
Administered By
University of Tasmania
Research Team
Teniswood-Harvey A
Year
2008

Research Supervision

Current

1

Current

DegreeTitleCommenced
MastersComparative Approach of Using Irregular Rhythms in Piano Music of Lubomir Pipkov, Adnan Saygun and Bela Bartok2015