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Harrap's Illustrated Dictionary of Music & Musicians.
1 Harrap's Illustrated Dictionary of Music & Musicians.
Harrap 1989 0245546936 / 9780245546938 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
469pp, illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Music and Musicians in the USSR
2 Music and Musicians in the USSR
1962 Paperback Very Good- 
No author or publisher stated. 46pp, numerous illustrations. The paper covers are grazed and staples rusted, slight creasing. Internally very good. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
3 The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
Dolmetsch Foundation & David Stone Associates Paperback Very Good 
A folder of publicity material for the festival. Containing: publicity brochure, 24 x 11.5", illustrated, colour and b/w; festival schedule and programme; single sheet details of concert on 10th May, 1990 "An Evening with Arnold Dolmetsch" 2pp article by Ann Mann - "The Life and Work of Arnold Dolmetsch 1858-1940" and "Arnold Dolmetsch - An Acorn from which Oaks Have Grown" + a programme of Rishworth Hall concert, May 1922. Two photographs, 'Arnold Dolmetsch playing the viol' & 'Arnold Dolmetsch with his staff at the Gaveau Facory'. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Recollections of R. J. S. Stevens:  An Organist in Georgian London, Argent, Mark
4 Argent, Mark Recollections of R. J. S. Stevens: An Organist in Georgian London
Macmillan 1992 0333567331 / 9780333567333 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
314pp, chronology, maps on endpapers. Stevens career as organist & composer spanned the late Baroque & early Romanticism. He kept copious diaries throughout his life which formed the basis for his Recollections written in 1827. ; Music in Georgian and Victorian Society 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Heifetz, Axelrod, Herbert R.
5 Axelrod, Herbert R. Heifetz
Neptune City, NJ Paganiniana 1990 0866224904 / 9780866224901 Third Revised Edition Hardcover; Glazed Pictorial Boards Fine 
744pp, many illustrations. 130+ new pages. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Pablo Casals, Baldock, Robert
6 Baldock, Robert Pablo Casals
Victor Gollancz 1992 0575058692 / 9780575058699 Paperback Very Good 
334pp, plates, discography. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
 
 
A Life in Music, Barenboim Daniel
7 Barenboim Daniel A Life in Music
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2002 0297646494 / 9780297646495 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
x, 246pp, 24 plates, some in colour. Edited by Michael Lewin, revised by Phillip Huscher. This revised edition updates the original material and adds six new chapters. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
 
 
Charles Hallé - A Musical Life, Beale, Robert
8 Beale, Robert Charles Hallé - A Musical Life
Ashgate Publishing 2007 0754661377 / 9780754661375 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
300pp, 6 b&w illustrations. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 55.00 GBP
 
 
Handbook of Soviet Musicians, Boelza, Egor
9 Boelza, Egor Handbook of Soviet Musicians
1943 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 
xiv, 101pp, Edited by Alan Bush. Slight stain on title page and final page. ; Life and Literature in the Soviet Union 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Friends and Fiddlers, Bowen, Catherine Drinker
10 Bowen, Catherine Drinker Friends and Fiddlers
Little Browm and Co 1963 Hardcover Very Good 
261pp. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Music Sounded Out. Essays, Lectures, Interviews, Afterthoughts., Brendel, Alfred
11 Brendel, Alfred Music Sounded Out. Essays, Lectures, Interviews, Afterthoughts.
Robson Books 1990 0860516660 / 9780860516668 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
258pp, music examples. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Lost Cellos of Lev Aronson, Brent, Francis
12 Brent, Francis The Lost Cellos of Lev Aronson
New York Atlas & Co 2009 1934633119 / 9781934633113 First Edition Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
224pp, plates. Lev Aronson was first cellist of the Latvian orchestra. The instruments that passed through his hands show what was lost and preserved during the Holocaust. This book recalls his life through the Russian revolution, pogroms and Cold War Berlin to the United States, and how he is forced to reshape his identity in order to survive. A portrait of being Jewish in Russia, the brutalities of the camps and the status of refugees in Berlin and America. A new copy. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Masters of the Keyboard, Brook, Donald
13 Brook, Donald Masters of the Keyboard
Rockliff 1947 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good 
184pp, 35 plates. Endpapers browned, dust jacket price clipped and slightly chipped in removable protective cover. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Pages from a Musician's Life, Busch, Fritz
14 Busch, Fritz Pages from a Musician's Life
Hogarth Press 1953 Hardcover 
223 pp. Frontis, 7 plates. Memoirs of the distinguished conductor who played a major part in the founding of Glyndebourne Opera House Translated by Marjorie Strachey. Endpapers browned, repaired dust jacket slightly chipped at edges in removable protective cover. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond, Camden, Archie
15 Camden, Archie Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond
Thames Publishing 1982 0905210166 / 9780905210162 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
208pp, frontis portrait, 17 plates, appendices. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
Julian Lloyd Webber: Married to Music. The Authorised Biography, Campbell, Margaret
16 Campbell, Margaret Julian Lloyd Webber: Married to Music. The Authorised Biography
Robson Books 2001 1861054009 / 9781861054005 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
205pp, 16 plates, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Great Violinists, Campbell, Margaret
17 Campbell, Margaret The Great Violinists
Granada Publishing 1980 0236401831 / 9780236401833 Hardcover; Green Cloth/Gilt Titles Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xxix, 366pp, plates, discography. Foreword by Ruggiero Ricci. Brief accounts of the lives, characters and history of many of the greatest violinists. A chart shows the stylistic lineage of such differing players as Perlman, Stern and Menuhin in unbroken teacher-pupil continuity back to Corelli. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
 
 
Blowing My Own Trumpet. Memoirs of a Yorkshire Bandsman, Casson, Colin
18 Casson, Colin Blowing My Own Trumpet. Memoirs of a Yorkshire Bandsman
Tempus 2008 075244719X / 9780752447193 Paperback Fine 
96pp. Memories of childhood and early days in the Black Dyke Mills Band to trooping the colour with the Irish Guards and his debut with Geraldo, this collection of tales from Haworth musician Colin Casson takes the reader from Westminster Abbey to Northern Ireland, Europe, Australia and the Hollywood of the 1950s. A hugely successful career with British institutions such as the BBC Philharmonic and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (with whom he débuted Britten's War Requiem) followed. Illustrated with more than sixty photographs and filled with amusing anecdotes including how he came to record the theme tune for The Bridge Over The River Kwai 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Olga Rudge & Ezra Pound "What Thou Lovest Well...", Conover, Anne
19 Conover, Anne Olga Rudge & Ezra Pound "What Thou Lovest Well..."
Yale University Press 2001 0300087039 / 9780300087031 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
351pp, 16 plates. A portrait of Olga Rudge, concert violinist and companion for half a century to Ezra Pound, drawing on Rudge's personal notebooks and correspondence to explore her relationship with Pound, her influence on his life and career, and her own career as a violinist and musicologist. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
An Improbable Life, Craft, Robert
20 Craft, Robert An Improbable Life
Nashville Vanderbilt University Press 2002 0826513816 / 9780826513816 Hardcover New in Near Fine dust jacket 
448pp, 12 colour, 12 b/w plates. The dust jacket has slight fading to the spine. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
 
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The Great Violinists, Campbell, Margaret
The Great Violinists
Campbell, Margaret
13.00 GBP


The Lasalle Quartet - Conversations with Walter Levin
Spruytenburg, Robert & Richard Howe
25.00 GBP


Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations, Monsaingeon, Bruno
Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations
Monsaingeon, Bruno
20.00 GBP


Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond, Camden, Archie
Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond
Camden, Archie
35.00 GBP


An Improbable Life, Craft, Robert
An Improbable Life
Craft, Robert
22.00 GBP


The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
10.00 GBP


 
 


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