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Image for Jean Sibelius. Pienois-Elamakerta. an Illustrated Life.

Jean Sibelius. Pienois-Elamakerta. an Illustrated Life.

By: Huttunen, Matti

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Finland, 1999

Seller ID: 10113

ISBN: 9510225959

Condition: Near Fine


144pp, illustrations, colour & b/w, parallel text, Finnish and English. View more info

Image for Manuel De Falla & the Spanish Musical Renaissance

Manuel De Falla & the Spanish Musical Renaissance

By: James, Burnett

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1979

Seller ID: 10339

ISBN: 0575026456

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


172pp, 8 plates, list of works. Ex college library, stamp on endpaper. View more info

Image for Fromental Halevy  His Life and Music  1799-1862

Fromental Halevy His Life and Music 1799-1862

By: Jordan, Ruth

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Kahn & Averill: 1994

Seller ID: 5596

ISBN: 187108251X

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


232pp. Frontis, illustrations. View more info

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The Strauss Family Portrait of a Musical Dynasty

By: Kemp, Peter

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Baton Press: 1985

Seller ID: 3969

ISBN: 0859362655

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


182pp, 64 plates, genealogical tables on end papers. View more info

Image for Szekely and Bartok the Story of a Friendship

Szekely and Bartok the Story of a Friendship

By: Kenneson, Claude

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Amadeus Books: 1994

Seller ID: 12709

ISBN: 0931340705

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Xvii, 491pp, frontis, many illustrations & photographs, discography. ' An intimate view of concert life in 20th century..previouly unpublished Bartok letters, firsthand accounts of Bartok's interpretative preferences, comprehensive listings of Szekely's compositions & first performances & the complete story of the Hungarian String Quartet ' View more info

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Musical Lives

By: Kenyon Nicholas

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 7352

ISBN: 0198605285

Condition: New


313pp. Contains miniature biographies taken from the archives of the Dictionary of National Biography. View more info

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List of Works

By: Kodaly, Zoltan (1882 - 1967)

Price: £7.00

Publisher: 1967

Seller ID: 10030

Condition: Very Good


16pp. 'This list has been compiled in April 1967 and includes all works by Zoltan Kodaly published by Boosey & Hawkes, Editio Musica Budapest and Universal Edition' Staples rusted. View more info

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Enesco

By: Kotlyarov, B.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Paganiniana: 1984

Seller ID: 8935

ISBN: 0876665962

Condition: Very Good+


240pp, many illustrations, music examples. View more info

Image for Josephine Lang. Her Life and Songs

Josephine Lang. Her Life and Songs

By: Krebs, Harald and Krebs, Sharon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 9922

ISBN: 0195173635

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


308pp, plates, music examples, family tree, CD comprising recordings of 30 songs. Now virtually unknown, Josephine Lang (1815-1880) was one of the 19th century's most gifted and prolific composers of songs. This new biography amends earlier accounts, analyses her compositions and illuminates her relationships with other musicians, such as Mendelssohn and the Schumanns. View more info

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Vivaldi Voice of the Baroque

By: Landon, H.C.Robbins

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Flamingo: 1995

Seller ID: 3163

ISBN: 0006544169

Condition: Near Fine


192pp, 16 plates View more info

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Vivaldi Voice of the Baroque

By: Landon, H.C.Robbins

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1993

Seller ID: 11230

ISBN: 0500015767

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


208pp, 16 plates. View more info

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Machaut's Music: New Interpretations

By: Leach, Elizabeth

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 2003

Seller ID: 10503

ISBN: 1843830167

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


314pp, music examples. The book presents a detailed picture of the current range of interpretative approaches to Machaut's music, focusing variously on counterpoint, musica ficta, text setting, musico-poetic meanings, citation and intertextuality, tonality, and compositional method. ; Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Music View more info

Image for Amico. The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti

Amico. The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti

By: Lister, Warwick

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2009

Seller ID: 11010

ISBN: 0195372409

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


522pp, frontis portrait, text figures. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. Born the year before Mozart, Viotti (1755-1824) was the last great representative of the Italian tradition of violin playing that dated back to Corelli. In his career as violinist, composer, teacher and impresario he established the modern French school, making him 'arguably the most influential violinist who ever lived'. This biography presents all that is known of Viotti's life, from obscure origins in Turin to his opera house in Paris, and includes translations of several significant a... View more info

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Frederick Delius: 1862-1934 a Catalogue of the Music Archive of the Delius Trust, London

By: Lowe, Rachel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Delius Trust: 1974

Seller ID: 7095

ISBN: 085162023X

Condition: Fine


a limited edition of 500. 182pp, frontis, illustrations, facsimiles. View more info

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Schoenberg

By: MacDonald, Malcolm

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2008

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10615

ISBN: 0195172019

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


392pp, 9 halftones, 57 music examples. Updated and much expanded in this revised edition examines virtually every work and explains Schoenberg's musical language and the twelve-tone technique. ; Master Musician Series View more info

Image for Harrison Birtwistle - Wild Tracks A Conversation Diary with Fiona Maddocks

Harrison Birtwistle - Wild Tracks A Conversation Diary with Fiona Maddocks

By: Maddocks, Fiona & Sir Harrison Birtwistle

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 2014

Seller ID: 12743

ISBN: 0571308112

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


334pp. Sir Harrison Birtwistle is one of Britain’s greatest contemporary composers, but has usually been reluctant to discuss his music. In 2013, as he approached the age of 80, he agreed to take part in this series of conversations, which happened mostly at his kitchen table, over a period of six months. They offer insights into his career and compositional process, his thoughts on the composers whom he most admires and his non-musical interests, such as cricket, nature and his family. View more info

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Rameau

By: Malignon, Jean

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Seuil: 1960

Seller ID: 9160

ISBN: 2020002388

Condition: Very Good


187pp, illustrations, music examples. In French ; Solfeges View more info

Image for Kurt Weill. A Guide to His Works

Kurt Weill. A Guide to His Works

By: Mercado, Mario R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: New York, Kurt Weill Foundation: 1994

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 10713

Condition: Near Fine


97pp. View more info

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Alban Berg: a Biography

By: Monson, Karen

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Macdonald & Jane's: 1980

Seller ID: 10269

ISBN: 0354044648

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


xvi, 396pp, 8 plates. Slight stain along bottom/fore edge, and small area clipped from endpaper else very good+. View more info

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The New Grove Second Viennese School Schoenberg, Webern, Berg.

By: Neighbour Oliver, Griffiths Paul Perle George

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1983

Seller ID: 5965

ISBN: 0333358244


201pp, 14 illustrations, music examples, lists of works. Ex lib front endpaper removed else very good in very good dust jacket. ; The New Grove Series View more info