The Trombone: Its History and Music, 1697-1811. London, New York: Gordon and Breach, 1988.
A History of the Trombone. Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, 2010.
“The Pitch of Baroque Trombones.” Journal of the International Trombone Association, March 1980.
“The Instrumentation of Operas Published in France in the Eighteenth Century.” Journal of Musicological Research, no. 1/2, 1982.
“Booster Songs: Musical Manifestations of Civic Pride in American Towns and Cities.” Journal of American Culture, Summer 1982.
“From Yankee Doodle Thro’ to Handel’s Largo: Music at the World’s Columbian Exposition.” College Music Symposium, Spring 1984.
“Musical Wind Instruments in Dental Literature: An Annotated Bibliography.” Journal of the International Trombone Association, July 1985.
“French Military Music and the Rebirth of the Trombone.” Journal of Band Research, 21 (Spring 1986).
“The Seven Positions: Joseph Fröhlich’s New Trombone Method.” Journal of the International Trombone Association, 14 (Spring 1986). Read to the International Trombone Workshop, May 1985.
“Eye-Catching Music.” Chicago History, Fall/Winter 1987.
“Eisteddfod Gydgenedlaethol: A Welsh Festival at the World’s Columbian Exposition.” Welsh Music, Winter 1989-90.
“Four American Trombone Soloists Before Arthur Pryor: Some Preliminary Findings.” Journal of the International Trombone Association, 20 (Fall 1992).
“Felippe Cioffi: A trombonist in antebellum America,” American music 14 (1996).
“Performing on the trombone: a chronological survey,” Performance practice review 9 (1996).
“Great but forgotten trombonists: some biographical sketches,” Brass Bulletin no. 97 (1997). Reprinted in The Trombonist (Autumn 2005)
“Twenty-five years of trombone recitals: An examination of programs published by the International Trombone Association.” Journal of the International Trombone Association 27 (Winter 1999).
“Recital repertoire of the trombone as shown by programs published by the International Trombone Association.” Online Trombone Journal (1999)
“On the trail of the medieval slide trumpet”. Brass Bulletin no.109-110 (2000).
“Theories of Tuning and Ensemble Practice in Italian Dramatic Music of the Early Baroque, or, Oh Where, Oh Where Have the Wind Instruments Gone?” Historic Brass Society Journal 12 (2000).
“What Handel Taught the Viennese about the Trombone” Historic Brass Society Journal 15 (2003).
“The Missing Link: The Trombone in Bologna in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries.” Read at Early Brass Festival, Oberlin, Ohio, July 24, 2004. Early Music 34 (2006).
“Wind Bands in Towns, Courts, and Churches from the Middle Ages to the Baroque” Journal of Band Research. 42 (Spring 2007).
Review of Six trios pour trois trombones extraits de 50 leçons pour le trombonne basse, alto & tenor / François René Gebauer. Ed. Howard Weiner. Paris: Editions Musicales Européennes, 2001. Historic Brass Society Journal 14 (2002).
Review of The Trombone / Trevor Herbert. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2006. Historic Brass Society Journal 18 (2006).
Review of The Wagner Tuba: a History / William Melton. [Germany]: Edition Ebenos, 2008. Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association 65 (2009).
Review of Valved Brass: The History of an Invention / Christopher Ahrens. Hillsdale, New York: Pendragon Press, 2009. Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association 66 (2009).
Review of The Trombone in the Renaissance: a History in Pictures and Documents / Stewart Carter. Hillsdale, New York: Pendragon Press, 2011. Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association 69 (2013).
Review of Opera at the Bandstand: Then and Now / George W. Martin. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2014. Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association 71 (2015).
18 book and music reviews, Journal of the International Trombone Association.