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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

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Listening to Bach: The Mass in B Minor and the Christmas Oratorio

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Listening to Bach: The Mass in B Minor and the Christmas Oratorio

Daniel R. Melamed (Professor of Musicology, Professor of Musicology, Indiana University, Jacobs School of Music)

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Sacred & religious music; Christianity; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies

Hardback

This book encourages eighteenth-century ways of listening to J. S. Bach's Mass in B Minor and Christmas Oratorio. It explores... [more]

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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

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Being Wagner: The Triumph of the Will

Simon Callow

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: general

Paperback

The perfect introduction to the Master. [more]

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Memphis Rent Party: The Blues, Rock & Soul in Music's Hometown

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Memphis Rent Party: The Blues, Rock & Soul in Music's Hometown

Robert Gordon

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

Blues, being the wellspring of all American music for over a century, is always worth studying. Robert does it right. - Keith... [more]

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

Ethan Mordden (freelance author)

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres; Other performing arts; Musicals

Hardback

Author Ethan Mordden tells the full story of Chicago - a play, a silent film, a talkie remake, a musical, and a movie musical... [more]

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: An Art Book

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: An Art Book

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

Hardback

A beautifully produced collection of illustrations by Reinhard Kleist, capturing Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' thirty-year career... [more]

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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1: 1920-1963

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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1: 1920-1963

Ed Ward

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

From Ed Ward, the rock & roll historian for NPR's Fresh Air for the past 35 years, comes a sweeping and definitive cultural... [more]

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Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams

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Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams

Mark Ribowsky

Music; Country & Western music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A heart-breaking, unforgettable portrait of country music's founding father and Hillbilly King . [more]

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Sinatra: The Chairman

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Sinatra: The Chairman

James Kaplan

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Just in time for the Chairman's centennial, the endlessly absorbing sequel to James Kaplan's bestselling Frank: The Voice... [more]

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

Hunter Davies, The Beatles

Music; Rock & Pop music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Paperback

The first-ever collection of the original handwritten Beatles' lyrics. [more]

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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

Stephen Walsh

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Claude Debussy is the composer who reinvented the language of music without alienating the majority of music lovers. He is... [more]

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

Spencer Leigh

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

Paperback

Published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of Elvis' death. With exclusive interviews with fellow musicians, promoters... [more]

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Music by the Numbers: From Pythagoras to Schoenberg

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Music by the Numbers: From Pythagoras to Schoenberg

Eli Maor

Music; Mathematics; History of mathematics; History of science

Hardback

How music has influenced mathematics, physics, and astronomy from ancient... [more]

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

Haruki Murakami, Seiji Ozawa

Music

Paperback

Before turning his hand to writing, he ran a jazz club in Tokyo, and the aesthetic and emotional power of music permeates... [more]

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Managing Stage Fright: A Guide for Musicians and Music Teachers

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Managing Stage Fright: A Guide for Musicians and Music Teachers

Julie Jaffee-Nagel

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Psychotherapy

Paperback

Managing Stage Fright: A Guide for Musicians and Music Teachers is a practical and enlightening guide to overcoming one of... [more]

$30.95

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005...

Richard King

Music; Punk, New Wave & Indie; Music industry

Paperback

'If you look at all the people involved - Ivo, Tony Wilson, McGee, Geoff Travis, myself - nobody had a clue about running... [more]

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George: A Memory of George Michael

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George: A Memory of George Michael

Sean Smith

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

Paperback

George is the story of two extraordinary lives - the private man and the public legend. [more]

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The Long and Winding Way to the Top: Fifty (or So) Songs That Made Australia

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The Long and Winding Way to the Top: Fifty (or So) Songs That Made Australia...

Andrew P Street

Music; Discographies & buyer's guides

Paperback

Which band is Australia's premier act for drunk men to hug to? Which dance floor smash owes its existence to an elderly Canadian... [more]

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Hero: David Bowie

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Hero: David Bowie

Lesley-Ann Jones

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

Paperback

A unique portrait of the globally revered artist, and the complex man behind the legend. [more]

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Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968

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Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968

Ryan H. Walsh

Music

Hardback

A mind-expanding dive into a lost chapter of 1968, featuring the famous and forgotten: Van Morrison, folkie-turned-cult-leader... [more]

$49.95

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The Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of the Nibelung

Richard Wagner

Music; Opera; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Hardback

Offers a cycle of four epic operas based loosely on characters from the Norse sagas and the Nibelungenlied. [more]

$55.00

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

Lora Deahl (Professor of Piano and Keyboard Literature, Texas Tech University), Brenda Wristen (Associate Professor and Director of Piano Pedagogy/Coordinator of Keyboard Skills, University of Nebraska)

Music; Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials; Educational: Music

Paperback

This comprehensive study offers practical strategies for overcoming the unique challenges of practicing and performing as... [more]

$53.95

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An Appointment with Beethoven: An Appreciation of the Life of Ronald Farren-Price AM

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An Appointment with Beethoven: An Appreciation of the Life of Ronald Farren-Price...

Ian Burk

Music; Biography: general

Hardback

Ronald Farren-Price is the grand old man of the piano in Australia. This book is about his life, work, career and outlook,... [more]

$39.95

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

Brian Wilson

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

Paperback

This is the Brian Wilson story we haven't heard before, told for the first time in his own words. [more]

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100 Songs

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100 Songs

Bob Dylan

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

Paperback

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

$29.99

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