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Hardback. This book explores how funk emerged in the mid-1960s at the very apex of the civil rights movement and shows how this music mirrored the broader changes taking place within the African-American community at a crucial political time and continues to underpin remix culture. It traces the extent of the Brown legacy, musically and culturally. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 176 pages, 10 black and white photos. BIC Classification: AVGQ; AVH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 137 x 19. Weight in Grams: 332.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908049926
ISBN
9781908049926

€ 84.25

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Headline Book Publishing
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472209306
ISBN
9781472209306

€ 30.55

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Robinson Publishing
Number of pages
420
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780335797
ISBN
9781780335797

€ 31.08

Paperback. An exploration of the unswerving artistic vision underlying Beethoven's symphonies, from a leading scholar of the composer's works. Num Pages: 304 pages, 10 illustrations; 10 music examples. BIC Classification: 3JH; AVGC4; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 211 x 142 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393353853
ISBN
9780393353853

€ 18.16

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1DBR; AVH; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 264 x 46. Weight in Grams: 1214.
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843516644
ISBN
9781843516644

€ 30.00
€ 23.89

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

€ 27.99
€ 24.42

Hardcover. A photographic celebration of the story of the two concerts at Dodger Stadium in 1975, that were instantly dubbed an iconic moment in music history, and Elton John's finest moment to date. Num Pages: 144 pages, 15 colour, 83 b&w. BIC Classification: AJB; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 300 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1144.
Publisher
Antique Collectors Club Dist
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851498062
ISBN
9781851498062

€ 38.99
€ 30.67

Paperback. The first detailed exploration of avant-garde composer John Cage s interactions with art and architecture as a means of understanding the aesthetic and political stakes of his career." Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC6; AVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 256 x 17. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
-
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501306396
ISBN
9781501306396

€ 28.40

Hardcover. Intends to explore the breadth of influence of traditional Jewish culture on Western classical music of the 20th century and beyond. This book deals with Shostakovich and his incorporation of traditional Jewish elements in his music. It is also deals with the music of Daniel Asia and his philosophical and religious identification with Judaism. Editor(s): Tentser, Alexander. Num Pages: 135 pages, black & white halftones, printed music items. BIC Classification: 1DVU; 1KBB; AVGC6; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 213 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443854672
ISBN
9781443854672

€ 61.32

Paperback. "Celebrate the musical tapestry of Texas from A to Z! This book offers more than 870 articles that feature completely updated entries as well as new and expanded coverage of the musicians, ensembles, dance halls, festivals, businesses, orchestras, organizations, and genres that have helped define the Lone Star State's musical legacy."--Book jacket. Editor(s): Jasinski, Laurie E. Num Pages: 800 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBSX; AVC; AVH; BGF; GBC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 211 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1688.
Publisher
Texas State Historical Assn
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780876112533
ISBN
9780876112533

€ 60.33

Hardcover. This book includes biographical information on Carlos Prieto, his contributions to music, as well as a detailed catalog of 72 pieces commissioned and/or dedicated to him. This is the first time a study has been conducted on this body of music. Num Pages: 138 pages, 192 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVH; AVRL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 237 x 162 x 15. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
University Press of America
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780761863267
ISBN
9780761863267

€ 65.32

Paperback. Bach and Tuning is strictly concerned with the identification of a historically accurate tuning paradigm that applies to the great majority of Johann Sebastian Bach's music. This fresh narrative reveals the great composer's intentions regarding intonation. A new intimate dimension of expression is the result. Series: Quellen und Studien zur Musikgeschichte von der Antike bis in die Gegenwart. Sources and Studies in Music History from Antiquity to the Present. Num Pages: 297 pages, 17. BIC Classification: 3JD; AVA; AVGC3; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 211 x 19. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9783631672051
ISBN
9783631672051

€ 57.90

Paperback. Presents an award-winning examination of Beethoven's music. Series: Advances in Semiotics. Num Pages: 368 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVA; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 24. Weight in Grams: 576.
Publisher
Indiana University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253217110
ISBN
9780253217110

€ 30.99
€ 27.71

Paperback. The author spoke with pianist Glenn Gould (1932-82), one of the most idiosyncratic and charismatic musicians of the twentieth century, in 1974 for Rolling Stone and published the transcripts in two long articles; after Gould's death, the author gathered these interviews in this book, adding an introduction, a selection of photographs, and more. Num Pages: 160 pages, 21 halftones. BIC Classification: AVH; AVRG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 204 x 181 x 11. Weight in Grams: 206.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226116235
ISBN
9780226116235

€ 24.99
€ 24.90

Hardcover. The story of the composition and revolutionary impact of Beethoven's Third Symphony, 'the Eroica'. Series: The Landmark Library. Num Pages: 224 pages, 40 col illus. BIC Classification: AVGC4; AVH; AVRB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 193 x 22. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784977214
ISBN
9781784977214

€ 18.99
€ 15.62

Paperback. "Published in cooperation with the American Bach Society." Num Pages: 280 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC3; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 269 x 19. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
University of Illinois Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780252081767
ISBN
9780252081767

€ 30.99
€ 27.80

Hardcover. In 1966, Jimi Hendrix burst on to the London music scene, blowing away the likes of the Beatles, Eric Clapton, and the Rolling Stones. There was simply no one else with Hendrix's blend of emotion and toughness. This title follows Hendrix's career from the earliest London shows and the 1967 tours to 1968-69. Editor(s): Hearn, Marcus. Num Pages: 160 pages, colour photos throughout. BIC Classification: AJCP; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 296 x 243 x 18. Weight in Grams: 1102.
Publisher
Titan Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857685551
ISBN
9780857685551

€ 16.99
€ 14.16

Paperback. This text analyzes Mahler's music through his character, his social and philosophical background, and his moment in musical history. It examines the composer's works as a continuous and unified development that began with his childhood response to the marches and folk tunes of his native Bohemia. Translator(s): Jephcott, Edmund. Num Pages: 188 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFA; 1DVK; AVGC5; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 137 x 11. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226007694
ISBN
9780226007694

€ 28.79

Hardcover. Respected journalist Harvey Kubernik charts every aspect of Neil Young's extraordinary career with the aid of exclusive interviews conducted with fellow musicians, record producers, music journalists, film directors and loyal fans. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 286 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1380.
Publisher
Omnibus Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783057900
ISBN
9781783057900

€ 21.99
€ 20.12

Hardcover. BIC Classification: AVH; GBCY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 290 x 198 x 9. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
Pillar Box Red Publishing Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907823510
ISBN
9781907823510

€ 14.11

Paperback. KYLIE is a major new biography, telling the life story of Kylie Minogue, a true pop icon, now back on our screens in hit show The Voice. Num Pages: 304 pages, 16pp. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153 x 1. Weight in Grams: 387.
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9781471135811
ISBN
9781471135811

€ 8.62

Paperback. Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber (1782-1871) was long considered one of the most typically French as well as one of the most successful of the opera composers of the 19th century. He studied under Cherubini, and it was not long before his opera-comique "La Bergere Chateleine" (1820), established him as an operatic composer. This title tells his story. Editor(s): Letellier, Robert Ignatius. Num Pages: 299 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 3JH; AVGC9; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 291 x 208 x 20. Weight in Grams: 898.
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Number of pages
299
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443829663
ISBN
9781443829663

€ 112.74

Paperback. Profiles of leading gay and lesbian writers and creative artists. Series: Outlines S. Num Pages: 96 pages, b&w photographs. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF; JFSK2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 184 x 147 x 8. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Absolute Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Condition
New
SKU
V9781899791606
ISBN
9781899791606

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Originally published: Hans von B'ulow. Die Briefe an Johannes Brahms. Tutzing: Hans Schneider, 1994. Editor(s): Hinrichsen, Hans-Joachim. Translator(s): Klohr, Cynthia. Num Pages: 170 pages, 13 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: AVGC5; AVH; BGF; BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 161 x 17. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Number of pages
170
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810882157
ISBN
9780810882157

€ 91.95