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American Muse American Muse (The Life and Times of William Schuman)
Joseph Polisi - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Book about the life and times of William Schuman, president of the Juilliard School and then Lincoln Center from 1945 to 1968.  This first-ever complete biography of Schuman brings the many threads of his life... view details
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Analyses of the Piano Works of Maurice Ravel Analyses of the Piano Works of Maurice Ravel
Olivier Messiaen & Yvonne Loriod-Messiaen - Durand S.A. Editions Musicales

English translation by Paul Griffiths.  First Printing.  Published here for the first time are Messiaen's analyses of three important piano works by Maurice Ravel, reconstituted, completed and edited by Yvonne... view details
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Arnold Schoenberg Self Portrait Arnold Schoenberg Self Portrait
SCHOENBERG, A - Belmont Music Publishers

Schoenberg, Arnold. Ed. Nuria Schoenberg NonoPublished by Belmont Music, Pacific Palisades, CA. Copyright 1988. Collection of articles, program notes, and lettersby Schoenberg about his own works. Compiled... view details
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Arvo Paert Arvo Paert
HILLIER, P - Oxford University Press

Hillier, Paul. Published by Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK. Copyright 1996. The first full-length study of this remarkable Estonian composer. The author draws on his own considerable experience working... view details
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Bach's Choral Music Bach's Choral Music (A Listener's Guide)
Gordon Jones - Amadeus Press, Inc.

"J. S. Bach - A Listener's Guide to His Choral Music" introduces the general listener to a genre of music that is mistakenly supposed to be "difficult." A vivid biographical sketch of Bach's life and times... view details
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Beethoven's Piano Music Beethoven's Piano Music (A Listener's Guide)
Victor Lederer - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Beethoven's works for solo piano - the sonatas, variations, and bagatelles - and the five concertos for piano and orchestra stand at the heart of the repertory. "Beethoven's Piano Music: A Listener's... view details
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Beethoven's Symphonies Beethoven's Symphonies (A Guided Tour)
John Bell Young - Amadeus Press, Inc.

The latest release in this value rich book/CD series brings us the great German composer who bridged the Classical and Romantic eras.  In "Beethoven's Symphonies; A Guided Tour," readers are treated to... view details
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Beethovens Quartets Beethovens Quartets
MARLIAVE - Dover Publications Inc.

Marliave, Joseph de. Published by Dover Publications, Mineola, NY. Copyright 2005. An unabridged reprint of the English translation first published in 1928. Preface by Gabriel Faure. ... view details
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Benjamin Britten and Samuel Barber Benjamin Britten and Samuel Barber (Their Lives and Their Music)
Daniel Felsenfeld - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Parallel Lives Series, No. 2. A look at the lives and music of these two giants of 20th Century classical music. Includes a full-length Naxos CD featuring works of both composers. Paper, 180 p.... view details
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Benjamin Britten: New Perspectives on His Life and Work Benjamin Britten: New Perspectives on His Life and Work
Lucy Walker - Boydell & Brewer Inc.

"Benjamin Britten: New Perspectives on his Life and Work" reveals the extent to which Britten scholarship is reaching outside the confines of Anglo-American criticism. The volume engages with juvenilia... view details
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Bernstein's Orchestral Music Bernstein's Orchestral Music (An Owner's Manual)
David Hurwitz - Amadeus Press, Inc.

Leonard Bernstein's fame as a conductor and general cultural phenomenon has overshadowed his genius as a composer, despite the fact that some of his orchestral music has entered the standard repertoire and... view details
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Bill Bruford - the Autobiography Bill Bruford - the Autobiography
Bill Bruford - Hal Leonard Corporation

Bill Bruford, once called "the godfather of progressive-rock drumming," has been at the top of his profession for four decades, playing with "Yes," "King Crimson," "Genesis," "Earthworks," and many more. "The... view details
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Bob Moog - Synthesizer Pioneer Bob Moog - Synthesizer Pioneer (Tipbook Lengends Series)
Michelle Moog-Koussa & Ubel Zuiderveld - Hal Leonard Corporation

Bob Moog invented the Moog synthesizer in 1964 and in so doing revolutionized the face of popular music. His creations subsequently touched thousands of lives as synthesizers gained acceptance in the music... view details
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Brahms a Listeners Guide Brahms a Listeners Guide
John Bell Young - Amadeus Press, Inc.

From "Unlocking the Masters" series.  In this survey of Brahms' music, John Bell Young explores in depth the composer's private world of musical intimacies that infuriated Wagner, but inspired Schumann,... view details
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Buddy Holly Buddy Holly
Buddy Laing - Indiana University Press

In his analysis of Buddy Holly's music and lyrics, his impact on music of the late 1950s, and his posthumous influence on the music industry, Dave Laing aims to provide a fresh perspective on this early rock... view details
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Cagetalk Cagetalk (Dialogues with and about John Cage)
Peter Dickinson - University Of Rochester Press

Edited by Peter Dickinson.  First Printing.  A collection of interviews of Cage with Peter Dickinson from the late 1980's for a BBC documentary, as well as several other interviews by authorities such as Frank... view details
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Calvin Hampton: a Musician Without Borders Calvin Hampton: a Musician Without Borders
Jonathan B. Hall - Wayne Leupold Editions

A comprehensive and definitive biography of Calvin Hampton, the most significant American composer of organ music in the second half of the twentieth century.  Hampton was a great original, substantive, and... view details
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Chamber Music Chamber Music (A Research and Information Guide)
John H. Baron - Routledge & Kegan

Third Edition. From the series: Routledge Music Bibliographies. Cloth, 780 p.... view details
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Charles Ives Charles Ives (A Research and Information Guide)
Gayle Sherwood Magee - Routledge & Kegan

Second Edition. From the series: Routledge Music Bibliographies. Cloth, 268 p.... view details
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Charles Ives and Aaron Copland: a Listener's Guide Charles Ives and Aaron Copland: a Listener's Guide
Daniel Felsenfeld - Hal Leonard Corporation

Charles Ives and Aaron Copland are two composers whose works define what is now considered to be the American sound in classical music. Though they couldn't have been more different in disposition, these two... view details
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Classic Fm Guide to Classical Music Classic Fm Guide to Classical Music
NICHOLAS, J - Trafalgar Square

Nicholas, Jeremy. Published by Pavilion, London, UK. Copyright 1996. A companion to composers and their music, including an overview of music history and styles. ... view details
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The Complete Lyrics of Irving Berlin The Complete Lyrics of Irving Berlin
ed. Kimball & Emmet - Hal Leonard Corporation

First Applause Printing.  Originally published by A. Knopf, New York, 2000.  A collection of all the song lyrics of Irving Berlin, along with historical and musicological commentary and dozens of photographs.... view details
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