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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a Self-Discovery Almost Too Hard to Bear

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a...

Eddie Ayres

Music; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

From the former ABC Classic FM broadcaster comes a remarkable story about the power of music and courage to be one's self.... [more]

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

Ray Connolly

Music; Blues; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The intimate yet unsparing biography of the world's first and most iconic rock star. [more]

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Work Shy

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Work Shy

Dave Graney

Music; Memoirs

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In his inimitable style, Graney veers from a feckless childhood in blue-collar South Australia, to the punk rock scene of... [more]

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Music Theory 101: From keys and scales to rhythm and melody, an essential primer on the basics of music theory

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Music Theory 101: From keys and scales to rhythm and melody, an essential...

Brian Boone, Marc Schonbrun

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Music, Sense and Nonsense: Collected Essays and Lectures

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Music, Sense and Nonsense: Collected Essays and Lectures

Alfred Brendel

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Literary essays

Paperback

A unique insight into the exceptional mind of one of the outstanding musicians of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.... [more]

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Cover Me: The Stories Behind the Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

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Cover Me: The Stories Behind the Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

Ray Padgett

Music; Discographies & buyer's guides

Hardback

Jimi Hendrix doing All Along the Watchtower. The Beatles singing Twist and Shout. Aretha Franklin demanding Respect.... [more]

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Cold Chisel

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Cold Chisel

Michael Lawrence

Music; Biography: general

Hardback

Cold Chisel are icons of Australian rock. Their 2011 'Light the Nitro' Tour sold more than 280,000 tickets, more than their... [more]

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The Nobel Lecture

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The Nobel Lecture

Bob Dylan

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Literary essays; Society & Social Sciences

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Do You Mr Jones?: Bob Dylan with the Poets and Professors

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Do You Mr Jones?: Bob Dylan with the Poets and Professors

Neil Corcoran

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

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In 2016, Bob Dylan received the Nobel Prize in Literature 'for having created new poetic expressions within the great American... [more]

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

Roger Scruton

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy

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The vital, carefully crafted discussion on Wagner's masterpiece, offering deep insight into both the work itself and profound... [more]

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Gold Dust Woman: The Biography of Stevie Nicks

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Gold Dust Woman: The Biography of Stevie Nicks

Stephen Davis (Davidson College)

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Stevie Nicks is a legend of rock, but her energy and magnetism sparked new interest in this icon. At 68, she's one of the... [more]

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

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This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music

Margie Borschke (Macquarie University, Australia)

Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Music recording & reproduction; Music industry

Paperback

Widespread distribution of recorded music via digital networks affects more than just business models and marketing strategies;... [more]

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The Angels

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The Angels

Bob Yates

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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The Angels roared out of the 1970s with multi-platinum albums, hits and record-breaking tours. The band was formed by the... [more]

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Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy

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Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy

Mike Love

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

Mike Love is a founding member of the Beach Boys and the lead singer and lyricist of their biggest hits. In Good Vibrations,... [more]

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

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Working Class Boy: A Memoir of Running Away

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

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Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

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Opera: Passion, Power and Politics

Kate Bailey

Music; Opera; Social & cultural history

Hardback

Seven operas, seven premieres, seven composers, seven cities: A fascinating history of opera told through the turbulent social... [more]

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Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians: Revisited by Steven Isserlis

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Robert Schumann's Advice to Young Musicians: Revisited by Steven Isserlis...

Robert Schumann

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Hardback

Robert Schumann was far ahead of his time, not least in his attitude to children and young people; his 'Advice for Young Musicians',... [more]

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First Time Ever: A Memoir

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First Time Ever: A Memoir

Peggy Seeger

Music; Folk & traditional music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Together, Peggy and Ewan helped lay the foundations of the British folk revival, through the formative - and controversial... [more]

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Listening to Handel: An Owner's Manual

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Listening to Handel: An Owner's Manual

David Hurwitz

Music; Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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HANDEL: A LISTENER'S GUIDE [more]

$49.99

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The Memory of Music

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The Memory of Music

Andrew Ford

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Psychology: emotions

Paperback

In this evocative and moving book, composer and broadcaster Andrew Ford shares the vivid musical experiences - good, bad and... [more]

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Lou Reed Lib/E: A Life

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Lou Reed Lib/E: A Life

Anthony Decurtis

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The essential biography of the Velvet Underground singer and New York legend [more]

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Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock

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Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix...

Barney Hoskyns

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

Think 'Woodstock' and the mind turns to the seminal 1969 festival. But Woodstock itself was over sixty miles away, and already... [more]

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Sunbury: Australia's Greatest Rock Festival

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Sunbury: Australia's Greatest Rock Festival

Peter Evans

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

After 45 years, here is the first book on the Sunbury rock festival, the festival that is often referred to as 'Australia's... [more]

$49.95

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Patti Smith: American Artist

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Patti Smith: American Artist

Frank Stefanko, Patti Smith

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Music

Paperback

A stunning collection of photographs from Frank Stefanko featuring the Godmother of Punk herself, iconic musician-turned-author... [more]

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Hendrix: The Illustrated Story

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Hendrix: The Illustrated Story

Gillian G. Gaar

Music; Blues; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

The only definitive illustrated bio of the man widely considered the greatest rock guitarist of all time-published on the... [more]

$49.99

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