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Beethoven: The Relentless Revolutionary

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Beethoven: The Relentless Revolutionary

John Clubbe

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

Beethoven's political ideals, inspired by the French Revolution and Napoleon, radiate through his ground-breaking compositions.... [more]

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

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Chopin's Piano: A Journey through Romanticism

Paul Kildea

Music; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Social & cultural history

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Chopin's Piano begins in November 1838, when George Sand, her children and Frederick Chopin took a boat to Majorca for the... [more]

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and Japan

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Affective Intensities in Extreme Music Scenes: Cases from Australia and...

Rosemary Overell

Music; Music: styles & genres; Popular culture

Hardback

An ethnographic study of gender, place and belonging, Affective Intensities introduces readers to the embodied sensations,... [more]

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

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Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value for the World's Smartest Brands

Daniel Jackson, Richard Jankovich, Eric Sheinkop

Music; Business & Economics; Sales & marketing

Hardback

Companies and agencies spend vast amounts of money to advertise and brand products and music has been an important part of... [more]

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Handel in London: The Making of a Genius

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Handel in London: The Making of a Genius

Jane Glover

Music; Baroque music (c 1600 to c 1750); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Performing Arts

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A rich and evocative account of the life and work of Britain's favourite composer from one of our finest conductors. [more]

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Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Later Years, 1966-2016

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Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Later Years,...

Kenneth Womack

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

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SOUND PICTURES offers a powerful glimpse into the mind, the music, and the man behind the sound of the Beatles. The second... [more]

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Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Early Years, 1926-1966

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Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, the Early Years,...

Kenneth Womack

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

Paperback

Kenneth Womack offers a glimpse into the mind, the music, and the man behind the sound of the Beatles. The first book of two,... [more]

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Passionate Spirit: The Life of Alma Mahler

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Passionate Spirit: The Life of Alma Mahler

Cate Haste

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The life of an extraordinary artist and intellect: the composer, author and socialite Alma Mahler, whose life spanned one... [more]

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Fried & Justified: Hits, Myths, Break-Ups and Breakdowns in the Record Business 1978-98

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Fried & Justified: Hits, Myths, Break-Ups and Breakdowns in the Record Business...

Mick Houghton

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

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In 1980, Houghton set up his own PR company, Brassneck Publicity, and for the next 20 years the list of his charges reads... [more]

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Malcolm Young: The Man Who Made AC/DC

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Malcolm Young: The Man Who Made AC/DC

Jeff Apter

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

Paperback

'What a great read. The last chapters really got to me-so sad.' Herm Kovac, bandmate and lifelong friend of Malcolm (and... [more]

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A Dream About Lightning Bugs: A Life of Music and Cheap Lessons

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A Dream About Lightning Bugs: A Life of Music and Cheap Lessons

Ben Folds

Music; Memoirs

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From genre-defying icon Ben Folds comes a memoir reflecting on art, life and music that is as nuanced, witty and relatable... [more]

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Working Class Man

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Working Class Man

Jimmy Barnes

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

Paperback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

$24.99

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The Beatles Book

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The Beatles Book

Hunter Davies

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

Paperback

Hunter Davies, the only ever authorised biographer of the group, has produced the essential Beatles guide. Divided into four... [more]

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Something to Believe In

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Something to Believe In

Andrew Stafford

Music; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A memoir of music, madness and love from the author of the cult classic... [more]

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

Zuzana Ruzickova, Wendy Holden

Music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; The Holocaust

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The remarkable memoir of Zuzana Ruzickova, Holocaust survivor and world-famous... [more]

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Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las Vegas Show

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Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las Vegas Show

Richard Zoglin

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

Hardback

The story of how Las Vegas saved Elvis and Elvis saved Las Vegas in the... [more]

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Bob Dylan: His Life in Pictures

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Bob Dylan: His Life in Pictures

Harry Shapiro

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A major figure in pop culture for the better part for six decades, Bob Dylan: His Life in Pictures pays homage to the counterculture... [more]

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock...

Steven Rawle, Kevin Donnelly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

A compelling collection that looks at one of the most famed director-composer collaborations in film history. -- . [more]

$51.99

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Rockonomics: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us About Economics and Life

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Rockonomics: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us About Economics and Life...

Alan Krueger

Music; Business & Economics; Behavioural economics; International economics

Paperback

How the music industry explains the workings of our economy, the changes of markets and prepares us the future - from one... [more]

$32.99

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Strange Stars

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Strange Stars

Jason Heller

Theory of music & musicology; Rock & Pop music; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

Paperback

In [this book, the author] recasts sci-fi and pop music as parallel cultural forces that depended on one another to expand... [more]

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The Die Zauberfloete

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The Die Zauberfloete

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Paperback

The guide contains the complete German libretto with a new English translation by Kenneth Chalmers and incorporates all the... [more]

$24.99

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Then It Fell Apart

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Then It Fell Apart

Moby

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Paperback

Suddenly he was hanging out with David Bowie and Lou Reed, Christina Ricci and Madonna, taking esctasy for breakfast (most... [more]

$29.99

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Captain Fantastic: Elton John's Stellar Trip Through the '70s

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Captain Fantastic: Elton John's Stellar Trip Through the '70s

Tom Doyle

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

Paperback

The first book to trace Elton John's meteoric rise in the wild 1970s, to a global sensation with sales of 200 million albums... [more]

$22.99

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Outback Songman: My Life

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Outback Songman: My Life

Ted Egan

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

They don't make them like Ted anymore. He's the quintessential bush storyteller; he has rubbed shoulders with some of the... [more]

$32.99

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Another Day In The Life: My Life in Photos & Music

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Another Day In The Life: My Life in Photos & Music

Ringo Starr

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Another Day In The Life is introduced and narrated by Ringo Starr, with forewords by legendary movie director David Lynch... [more]

$59.99

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