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Paperback. A new and fascinating biography of the most outstanding composer in musical history, covering Bach's earliest musical efforts in Eisenach, his cultural inheritance, his series of posts as organist or musician, and his stormy career in Leipzig. Num Pages: 144 pages, b/w photos. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 171 x 11. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Omnibus Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Pap/Com
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780384474
ISBN
9781780384474

€ 14.99
€ 13.84

Hardcover. From West Side Story in 1957 to Road Show in 2008, the musicals of Stephen Sondheim and his collaborators have challenged the conventions of American musical theatre. This text places Stephen Sondheim's work in two contexts: the exhaustion of the musical play and the postmodernism that, by the 1960s, deeply influenced all the American arts. Num Pages: 312 pages, , black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; 3JM; AVGM; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 162 x 238 x 26. Weight in Grams: 606.
Publisher
University Press of Mississippi
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781496808554
ISBN
9781496808554

€ 97.16

Hardcover. Num Pages: 152 pages, 100. BIC Classification: 1DBK; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 262 x 262. .
Publisher
Reel Art Press/BMG Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909526440
ISBN
9781909526440

€ 31.99
€ 22.80

Hardcover. In Rhythm Is My Beat: Jazz Guitar Great Freddie Green and the Count Basie Sound, Alfred Green tells the story of his father, rhythm guitarist Freddie Green, whose guitar work served as the pulse of the Count Basie Band. Series: Studies in Jazz. Num Pages: 376 pages, 20 black & white illustrations, 49 black & white halftones, 1 tables. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVH; BGF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 237 x 32. Weight in Grams: 714.
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442242463
ISBN
9781442242463

€ 81.88

Paperback. Num Pages: 168 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC4; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 144 x 9. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Penguin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780143126065
ISBN
9780143126065

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. From humble beginnings Adele has come to be a globally recognised icon. Her first album shot her to fame and the second consolidated her position as a singing/songwriting superstar. She has already won more than 40 industry awards, including 11 Billboard Music Awards, a BRIT award, and eight Grammy awards. This book tells her story. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 247 x 15. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
Carlton Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
KRA0001965
ISBN
9781780978239

€ 4.64

Hardcover. Revealed for the first time here is the correspondence that Percy French, one of Ireland's most influential songwriters, wrote to his fiancee and second wife-to-be, Ettie Sheldon, between May 1892 and January 1894. Num Pages: 184 pages, 20 full colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; AVGP; AVH; BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 154. .
Publisher
The Lilliput Press Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843516606
ISBN
9781843516606

€ 25.00
€ 21.31

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 199 x 18. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
John Blake Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786061256
ISBN
9781786061256

€ 10.99
€ 9.65

Paperback. Shaun Ryder has lived a life of glorious highs and desolate lows. As lead singer of the "Happy Mondays", he turned Manchester into Madchester, combining all the excesses of a true rock'n'roll star with music and lyrics. This title presents his story. Num Pages: 416 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 137 x 197 x 27. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
Corgi
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552165471
ISBN
9780552165471

€ 14.99
€ 11.26

Paperback. The Complete David Bowie is widely recognized as the foremost source of analysis and information on every facet of Bowie's career. From the 11-year-old's skiffle performance at a Scouts' Summer Camp in 1958, to the surprise 2011 appearance of the last album Toy and beyond, to his passing in January 2016. Num Pages: 800 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 170 x 311 x 52. Weight in Grams: 1402.
Publisher
Titan Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Expanded, Updated ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785653650
ISBN
9781785653650

€ 21.99
€ 17.39

Paperback. The "Treatise on Musical Objects" by Pierre Schaeffer is regarded as his most important work on music and its relationship with technology. Drawing on acoustics, physics, and physiology, but also philosophy and the relationship between subject and object, this book summarizes his theoretical and practical work in music composition. Translator(s): North, Christine; Dack, John. Series: California Studies in 20th-Century Music. Num Pages: 543 pages, 6 music ex, 7 b/w halftones, 55 line art. BIC Classification: AVC; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520294301
ISBN
9780520294301

€ 45.99
€ 40.20

Paperback. Written by the author who during 1967 and 1968, spent eighteen months with the Beatles at the peak of their powers as they defined a generation and rewrote popular music. This book brings fresh insights to their legend. Num Pages: 544 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 42. Weight in Grams: 420.
Publisher
Ebury
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091930516
ISBN
9780091930516

€ 17.99
€ 13.47

Paperback. Rick Bucklers autobiography is the first from a member of The Jam, who some considered were the ultimate Mod band. Num Pages: 220 pages, colour photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 158 x 21. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Omnibus Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783057948
ISBN
9781783057948

€ 16.99
€ 15.42

Paperback. An enchanting account of the great and controversial composer Richard Wagner, by an artist immersed in his music. Num Pages: 288 pages, 2x8pp. BIC Classification: AVGC9; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 234 x 23. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780228372
ISBN
9781780228372

€ 20.99
€ 16.54

Hardcover. Featuring exclusive interviews with producers and engineers and band members, AC/DC: In the Studio is the definitive account of the making of the greatest hard rock anthems of all time. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVGT; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 162 x 26. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
John Blake
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843582809
ISBN
9781843582809

€ 21.99
€ 16.14

Hardcover. In Experiencing Led Zeppelin: A Listener's Companion, musician and writer Gregg Akkerman looks behind the curtain of "rock gods" sensationalism at this performing act's musical legacy. Putting readers right where the band was performing its iconic numbers, Akkerman is the guide for anyone intent on understanding how Led Zeppelin's music works. Series: Listener's Companion. Num Pages: 200 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 159 x 20. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
y First edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810889156
ISBN
9780810889156

€ 44.99
€ 44.23

Hardcover. This is the first book produced with access to the David Bowie archive of performance costume, ephemera and original artwork by the artist, which is brought together to present a completely new perspective on his creative work and collaborations. Num Pages: 320 pages, 300 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AKT; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 320 x 246 x 28. Weight in Grams: 2278.
Publisher
V & A Publications
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Special
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851777372
ISBN
9781851777372

€ 43.99
€ 38.27

Hardcover. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: AVH. Dimension: 241 x 167 x 35. Weight in Grams: 1186.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843839033
ISBN
9781843839033

€ 55.10
€ 51.01

Paperback. Num Pages: 104 pages, colour portraits. BIC Classification: AVH; AVQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 303 x 8. Weight in Grams: 384.
Publisher
Boosey & Hawkes Music Publishers Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
piano, voice and/or guitar
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851629490
ISBN
9780851629490

€ 18.99
€ 18.61

Paperback. With candid photographs and in-depth analysis of what makes great musicians tick, this is the ultimate book for any music fan. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVGQ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 202 x 22. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Blake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782194620
ISBN
9781782194620

€ 10.99
€ 9.65

Paperback. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 122 x 165 x 20. Weight in Grams: 154.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628929386
ISBN
9781628929386

€ 11.26

Hardcover. David Cline provides a detailed analysis of Morton Feldman's graph works and how they changed the course of post-war music. Series: Music Since 1900. Num Pages: 350 pages, 15 b/w illus. 14 tables 100 music examples. BIC Classification: AVGC6; AVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 174. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107109230
ISBN
9781107109230

€ 100.89

Paperback. The definitive account of Whitney Houston's astonishing life, ground-breaking career and tragic death - complete with never-before-seen photographs - from the only one who truly knows the story behind the headlines: her mother, Cissy Houston. Num Pages: 304 pages, (2x8pp colour plates). BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
HarperCollins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007501410
ISBN
9780007501410

€ 13.99
€ 10.37

Paperback. Drawing on never-before-seen material, this definitive biography exposes the true extent of the Jackson family's dysfunctionality -- evidence of which is still in the public eye as they dispute the star's will. Num Pages: 800 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 158 x 76. Weight in Grams: 1204.
Publisher
Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press United States
Number of pages
800
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611855760
ISBN
9781611855760

€ 18.99
€ 13.75

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