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Individual composers & Music & Entertainment

Paperback. "Just reading these documents brings this great composer to life in a most exciting and vivid way. I love this book!" -Yo-Yo Ma Num Pages: 608 pages, facsimile illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; AVGC3; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 155 x 26. Weight in Grams: 848.
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
608
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Revised and enlarged
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393319569
ISBN
9780393319569
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 22.12

Hardcover. ASCAP-Deems Taylor Award winner A fresh look at the life of Mozart during his imperial years by one of the world's leading Mozart scholars. Num Pages: 272 pages, 8 pages of illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JF; AVGC4; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 138 x 21. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
WW Norton & Co United States
Number of pages
244
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393050707
ISBN
9780393050707
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 24.23

Paperback. Ricks examines Dylan's songs through the biblical concepts of the seven deadly Sins, the four cardinal Virtues and the three Heavenly Graces. Num Pages: 528 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 134 x 35. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857862013
ISBN
9780857862013
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.00

Hardcover. When Olivier Messiaen (1902-1992) completed the vast opera Saint Francois d'Assise in 1983, he was mentally and physically exhausted, and believed that this monumental work would be his final compositional statement. Seven further works emerged, however, and these form the focus of the present study. Christopher Dingle suggests that. Num Pages: 390 pages, Includes 21 b&w illustrations and 132 music examples. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 166 x 31. Weight in Grams: 878.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Ltd
Edition
New edition
Number of pages
390
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754606338
ISBN
9780754606338
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 159.82

Paperback. The tenor, Peter Pears, contributed to British musical life through his own singing, and as the inspiration of Benjamin Britten. This biography includes an account of Pears's childhood and school days at Lancing College, his academic career at Oxford and his early professional work as a BBC singer. Num Pages: 320 pages, 16pp photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; AVGC9; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 134 x 28. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571170722
ISBN
9780571170722
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.56

Paperback. Offers an account of how the Bomb Squad produced a singular-sounding record - the engineering, sampling, scratching, constructing, deconstructing and reconstructing. This title delves into the original songs that were sampled and recontextualized. It shows which of the four Bomb Squad members had the most personal relationship with each sample. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 123 x 11. Weight in Grams: 146. Series: 33 1/3. 144 pages. Offers an account of how the Bomb Squad produced a singular-sounding record - the engineering, sampling, scratching, constructing, deconstructing and reconstructing. This title delves into the original songs that were sampled and recontextualized. It shows which of the four Bomb Squad members had the most personal relationship with each sample. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Dimension: 167 x 123 x 11. Weight: 146.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826429131
ISBN
9780826429131
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.36

Paperback. The classic biography which explores the shocking drama of Kurt Cobain's troubled life Num Pages: 432 pages, 16 b&w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 114 x 29. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Orion
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752844565
ISBN
9780752844565
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 11.44

Hardcover.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Number of pages
512
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857201027
ISBN
9780857201027
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 21.24

Paperback. The first book to focus on the soundtrack of Twin Peaks, with publication timed alongside the series return. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: APT; AVGC6; AVGJ; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 122 x 165 x 19. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501323010
ISBN
9781501323010
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.34

Paperback. The inside story of Mr Clarence 'Big Man' Clemons, his life before, during, and beyond the E-Street Band, including unbelievable, never-before-told adventures with Bruce Springsteen. Num Pages: 416 pages, 16pp b/w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; AVRN; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Sphere
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780751543469
ISBN
9780751543469
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Paperback. Updated with a chapter on his 50th anniversary celebrations Num Pages: 416 pages, 4 b/w and colour photo sections. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 28. Weight in Grams: 286.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Headline Review
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Updated ed.
SKU
KNW0010782
ISBN
9780755315895
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 4.99

Paperback. New in paperback - the definitive history of the songs of Bob Dylan. Every song Dylan wrote from his first poetic scribbles to the height of his fame in 1973 including some of his best loved and revolutionary songs: A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall, Subterranean Homesick Blues and Maggie's Farm Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 39. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Constable
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849012966
ISBN
9781849012966
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.95

Hardcover. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJPL; AVGU; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 226 x 146 x 33. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
Route Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901927665
ISBN
9781901927665
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 22.74

Paperback. The second volume of the bestselling history of Bob Dylan's songs. Num Pages: 688 pages. BIC Classification: AVG; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 138 x 44. Weight in Grams: 494. The Songs of Bob Dylan. 1974-2008. 688 pages. A survey of the songs of Bob Dylan. It begins in 1974 with "Blood on the Tracks", the album filled with masterworks such as "Tangled Up in Blue" and "Simple Twist of Fate" that heralded a watershed in Dylan's creative journey, and continues to chart his never-ending fascination with music and the art of song up to 2006's "Modern Times". Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AVG; AVH. Dimension: 196 x 138 x 44. Weight: 474.
Edition
UK ed.
Publisher
Constable
Number of pages
688
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849015981
ISBN
9781849015981
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.46

Paperback. A trio of Trench Town R&B crooners, Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer and Bob Marley, swapped their 1960s Brylcreem hairdos and two-tone suits for 1970s battle fatigues and dreadlocks to become the Wailers - one of the most influential groups in popular music. This title charts their complex relationship, their fluctuating fortunes, and musical peak. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: AVGS; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 136 x 202 x 22. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition Thus.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099526728
ISBN
9780099526728
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.17

Hardcover. One of the most fascinating and respected singer/songwriters of all time, Leonard Cohen has built an audience across fifty years of music-making. This new book guides the reader from his first taste of success in his early thirties, to a position where classic tracks such as Hallelujah are covered by the top stars of every successive generation. Series: Pop, Rock & Entertainment. Num Pages: 128 pages, 60 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 240 x 18. Weight in Grams: 740.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Flame Tree Music
Condition
New
SKU
KOG0003732
ISBN
9781783613779
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 5.02

Paperback. Features Phil Collen the lead guitarist in Def Leppard, whose signature song Pour Some Sugar on Me is still as widely enjoyed as when it debuted in 1988. This is Collen's story, starting with his first real taste of success and wild rock and roll excess as a member of the seminal glam rock outfit Girl. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: AVGT; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 21. Weight in Grams: 228.
Publisher
Corgi Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552170451
ISBN
9780552170451
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.69

Paperback. Tales of The Smiths is a comic book retelling of the band members' teenage years, before the group was famous. Num Pages: 464 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 166. .
Publisher
Omnibus Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783055876
ISBN
9781783055876
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 24.03

Hardcover. Manuscript sources contain significant hints that Gustav Mahler's symphonies are not "absolute music" but "erlebte Musik" according to his programmatic ideas. A knowledge of the programmatic ideas therefore provides insights which are crucial for an adequate interpretation of his works. Translator(s): Bernhardt-Kabisch, Ernest. Num Pages: 263 pages. BIC Classification: AVA; AVH; HBT; HP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 155 x 215 x 20. Weight in Grams: 434.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631667644
ISBN
9783631667644
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 64.73

Paperback. From bad music, fame and infomercials to raising kids, sex and airport security, this book is the result of a one-man mission to demonstrate the alarming rise in worldwide idiocy, buffoonery and out-and-out disregard for intelligent thought. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: AVGT; AVH; BGFA; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 198 x 19. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091960339
ISBN
9780091960339
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.93