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Symphony of Seduction: The Great Love Stories of Classical Composers

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Symphony of Seduction: The Great Love Stories of Classical Composers

Christopher Lawrence

Music; Western "classical" music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); 20th century & contemporary classical music; Popular culture

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Love-crazed geniuses, a killer soundtrack and a garnish of imagined pillow talk - here are the real love stories of the great... [more]

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Something to Believe In

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Something to Believe In

Andrew Stafford

Music; Biography; Memoirs; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

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

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Elton John

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Elton John

David Buckley

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

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More than 50 years into Elton's incredible career, this is the definitive biography of a showbiz legend. [more]

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young

Jeff Apter

Music; Heavy Metal music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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On title page, the letter 'i' in the first word of the title appears as a lightning bolt. [more]

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A Singer's Notebook

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A Singer's Notebook

Ian Bostridge

Music; Memoirs

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Ian Bostridge is one of the outstanding singers of our time. Yet his early career was that of a professional historian, and... [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

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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

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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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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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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

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

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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

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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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]

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

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Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution

Todd Purdum

Theatre Studies; Musicals

Paperback

A revelatory portrait of the creative partnership that transformed musical theater and provided the soundtrack to the American... [more]

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Dead People I Have Known

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Dead People I Have Known

Shayne Carter

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

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In Dead People I Have Known, the legendary New Zealand musician Shayne Carter tells the story of a life in music, taking us... [more]

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names: How Arcade Fire, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Vampire Weekend, and 532 Other Bands Got Their Names

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names: How Arcade Fire, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana,...

Adam Dolgins

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

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names tells the behind-the-scenes stories of how the world's most popular and influential rock... [more]

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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

David Cairns

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Describes the composer Berlioz's early life and career until the celebrated performance of Symphonie Fantastique in 1832.... [more]

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Berlioz: Servitude and Greatness 1832-1869

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Berlioz: Servitude and Greatness 1832-1869

David Cairns

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Berlioz was one of the towering figures of Romanticism- not only was he a great and revolutionary composer, but also the finest... [more]

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral History

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral...

Jon Savage

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

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Jon Savage's oral history of Joy Division is the last word on the band that ended with the suicide of Ian Curtis in Macclesfield... [more]

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained...

Dave Gelly

Music; Jazz

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30-Second Jazz explains, in easy, short riffs that keep you engaged, taking readers from the African-American roots of jazz... [more]

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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

Isabel Rogers

Western "classical" music; Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Adult & contemporary romance; Humour

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In a tale marrying the insight of Sue Townsend with the farcical humour of John O'Farrell, a priceless cello is abducted,... [more]

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

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The Vinyl Frontier: The Story of the Voyager Golden Record

Jonathan Scott

Music recording & reproduction; Popular culture; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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'Blends extraterrestrial wonder with earthbound charm and brims with poignant revelations.' Mojo 'Bursts with gloriously... [more]

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

Richard King

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); 20th century & contemporary classical music; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

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His unique and intimate history of a nation celebrates the British countryside as a living, working, and occasionally rancorous... [more]

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Songs: From 'Flame Trees' to 'Khe Sanh' and beyond

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Songs: From 'Flame Trees' to 'Khe Sanh' and beyond

Don Walker

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

For over forty years, Don Walker's songwriting has captured what it is to be Australian. From Cold Chisel to Catfish, Tex,... [more]

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