Print interviews of musicians who interacted with Marcel Tabuteau

Over the years, certain Tabuteau students and colleagues were interviewed who speak about him to varying degrees. The interviews mostly appeared in publications of the International Double Reed Society and have been edited below to be Tabuteau specific (with kind permission of the Society). Links to the full articles are also given—accessible if you are an IDRS member.  The articles are listed alphabetically by interviewee. A short biography of the interviewer will precede each interview.


Robert Bloom interviewed by Eugene Cook.  To The World’s Oboists. Vol. 4, No. 2 (1976): 1-5. Tabuteau cited on pp. 1 & 3. https://www.idrs.org/publications/226-to-the-worlds-oboists-1976-4-2/#page=1

Alain and Robert de Gourdon interviewed by Nora Post. The Double Reed. Vol. 5, No. 3 (1982): 30-35. Tabuteau cited on pp. 34-35. https://www.idrs.org/publications/154-the-double-reed-1982-5-3/#page=34

Fernand and Marie Gillet interviewed by Nora PostThe Double Reed. Vol. 5, No. 3 (1982): 36-38. Tabuteau cited on p. 37. https://www.idrs.org/publications/154-the-double-reed-1982-5-3/#page=40

John de Lancie interviewed by Melissa StevensThe Double Reed. Vol. 25, No. 4 (2002) pp. 55-63. Tabuteau cited throughout. https://www.idrs.org/publications/85-the-double-reed-2002-25-4/#page=56

John Krell interviewed by Melissa StevensFlutist Quarterly. Vol. 26, No. 3 (2001): 56-60. Tabuteau cited throughout.

John Mack interviewed by James Brody. The Double Reed. Vol. 39, No. 1 (2016) pp. 80-108. Tabuteau cited on pp. 80-81, 88-108. https://www.idrs.org/publications/142-the-double-reed-2016-39-1/#page=82

Joseph Robinson interviewed by Daniel StolperThe Double Reed. Vol. 4, No. 1 (1981): 16-26. Tabuteau cited on pp. 18-25. https://www.idrs.org/publications/145-the-double-reed-1981-4-1/#page=20

Joseph Robinson interviewed by Nora PostThe Double Reed. Vol. 22, No. 3 (1999): 73-80. Tabuteau cited on pp. 75, 78-79. https://www.idrs.org/publications/72-the-double-reed-1999-22-3/#page=74

Matthew Ruggiero interviewed by Dale ClarkThe Double Reed. Vol. 22, No. 3 (1999) pp. 103-110. Tabuteau cited on p. 105. https://www.idrs.org/publications/72-the-double-reed-1999-22-3/#page=104

Martha Scherer interviewed by Sotos Djiovanis. Double Reed. Vol. 34, No. 2 (2011) pp. 105-110. Tabuteau cited on pp. 105-108, 110. https://www.idrs.org/publications/122-the-double-reed-2011-34-2/#page=106

Sol Schoenbach interviewed by William Dietz.  The Double Reed. Vol, 10, No. 3 (1987): 48-50. https://www.idrs.org/publications/33-the-double-reed-1987-10-3/#page=50; The Journal of the International Double Reed Society. Vol. 26 (1998) pp. 43-46. Tabuteau cited on pp. 43-45. https://www.idrs.org/publications/185-the-journal-of-the-idrs-1998/#page=44

Laila Storch interviewed by Geoffrey Burgess.  The Double Reed. Vol. 32, No. 1 (2009) pp. 33-65. Tabuteau cited on pp. 33-38, 40-44, 49, 54-55, 58-64. https://www.idrs.org/publications/113-the-double-reed-2009-32-1/#page=35

Laila Storch and Arthur Grossman interviewed by Terry EwellThe Double Reed. Vol. 25, No. 4 (2002) pp. 17-22. Tabuteau cited on pp. 17-18, 21-22. https://www.idrs.org/publications/85-the-double-reed-2002-25-4/#page=18

Abe Torchinsky (interviewer unknown). The Curtis Institute of Music Archives.