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Hand-List of Music Published in Some British and Foreign Periodicals between 1787 & 1848 Now in the British Museum
1 Hand-List of Music Published in Some British and Foreign Periodicals between 1787 & 1848 Now in the British Museum
British Museum 1962 Hardcover 
80pp. Ex library, rebound in red cloth, front endpaper removed, withdrawn stamp on verso of title page, else very good. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Henry Purcell 1659 (? ) -1695. George Frideric Handel 1685-1759 Catalogue of a Commemorative Exhibition May: August, 1959
2 Henry Purcell 1659 (? ) -1695. George Frideric Handel 1685-1759 Catalogue of a Commemorative Exhibition May: August, 1959
British Museum 1959 Stiff Paper Wrappers 
47 pp, 8 plates. Ex library, front endpaper removed else very good. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Music & Letters. A Quarterly Publication Volume 60, Arnold, Denis & Olleson, Edward
3 Arnold, Denis & Olleson, Edward Music & Letters. A Quarterly Publication Volume 60
Oxford University Press 1979 Paperback Very Good+ 
Nos 1-4. 510pp, music examples. Index for volume loosely inserted. Contents includes; Verdi's First Rifacimento: 'I Lombardi' and 'Jerusalem'; 'Votre trey dowce': a Duo for Dancing; The Untimely Death of Samuel Wesley; or, The Perils of Plagiarism; The Sacred Music of Matthew Locke. Liszt after Lamartine: 'Les Preludes'; Two Manuscript Sources of Brahms's German Requiem; Schumann, Liszt and the C major Fantasie, Op. 17; Three Russian Puano Concertos; Letters of Mendelssohn, Schumann and Berlioz in Belfast; Nietzsche, Music and Madness. Notes on the Chansonnier Saint-Germaine-des Prés; John Sadler and Oxford Bodleian MSS Mus. E. 1-5; Observations on the ap Huw Manuscript; Henry Peacham, Ben Jonson and the Cult of Elizabeth-Oriana; Stanley, Smith and 'Teraminta; '; The Two Endings of Fauré's 'Soir'. A Reconstruction of Nannerl Mozart's Music Book; 'Ancient' Music in Eighteenth Century England; The Earliest Motets: Origins, Types and Groupings; A Monteverdi Source Reappears: the 'Grilanda' of F. M. Fucci; John Hilton's Manuscript British Library Add. MS 11608. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Schubert Studies. Problems of Style and Chronology, Badura-Skoda, Eva & Peter Branscombe
4 Badura-Skoda, Eva & Peter Branscombe Schubert Studies. Problems of Style and Chronology
Cambridge University Press 1982 0521226066 / 9780521226066 Hardcover Very Good 
xiv, 369pp, illustrations, music examples. This collection of articles, written by European, American and British scholars, clarifies problems of style and chronology in the music Schubert composed during the last decade of his life. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Gerald Finzi: An English Composer, Banfield, Stephen
5 Banfield, Stephen Gerald Finzi: An English Composer
Faber & Faber 1998 0571195989 / 9780571195985 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
571pp, 8 plates, music examples. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Gerald Finzi: An English Composer, Banfield, Stephen
6 Banfield, Stephen Gerald Finzi: An English Composer
Faber & Faber 1998 0571195989 / 9780571195985 Hardcover 
571pp, 8 plates, music examples. Ex library, minimal stamps else very good in very good dust jacket. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Organists' Review. Volume LXXI No 3, Barrett, Gavin (editor)
7 Barrett, Gavin (editor) Organists' Review. Volume LXXI No 3
1986 Paperback Very Good 
pp147-214, illustrations. Contents includes: - Marcel Dupre at Saint Sulpice; Boulez on Messiaen; In Defence of Electric Action; Improvisation - A Great British Revival - part 3. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Consort: Annual Journal of the Dolmetsch Foundation Number 43 1987, Beechey, Gwilym (editor)
8 Beechey, Gwilym (editor) The Consort: Annual Journal of the Dolmetsch Foundation Number 43 1987
Paperback Very Good 
62pp, illustrations, music examples. Contents: - Robert Carver A sixteenth century Scottish master of polyphony; Daniel Demoivre and his music; A note on British Library add. Mss 30826-8; Francesco Geminiani and the art of string playing; Percy Grainger and the viol consort; New information about some of the consort music manuscripts in Archbishop Marsh's Library, Dublin. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Britten's Century. Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten, Bostridge, Mark. Introduced by Nicholas Kenyon.
9 Bostridge, Mark. Introduced by Nicholas Kenyon. Britten's Century. Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten
Bloomsbury 2013 1441177906 / 9781441177902 First Edition Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
xvii, 183pp. Considers various aspects of Britten's life and work and written by biographers, performers and music critics. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Michael Tippett, Bowen, Meirion
10 Bowen, Meirion Michael Tippett
Robson Books 1982 0860511375 / 9780860511373 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
196pp, 8 plates, music examples, chronological list of works. Bottom corner slightly bumped. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Michael Tippett, Bowen, Meirion
11 Bowen, Meirion Michael Tippett
Robson Books 1982 0860511375 / 9780860511373 First Edition Hardcover 
196pp, 8 plates, music examples, chronological list of works. Ex library, endpaper and title page removed in slightly chipped dust jacket; The Contemporary Composers Series. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Britten's Children, Bridcut, John
12 Bridcut, John Britten's Children
Faber & Faber 2007 0571228402 / 9780571228409 Paperback New 
334pp, 8 plates. A hallmark of Britten’s compositions is his use of boys’ voices. This book discusses the music with accounts of the unique friendships that influenced it. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
 
 
History of the Pianoforte (1879), Brinsmead, Edgar
13 Brinsmead, Edgar History of the Pianoforte (1879)
Frits Knuf 1986 9060275012 / 9789060275016 Paperback New 
201pp, illustrations. A mid-19th century overview of the development of the piano and earlier forms of keyboard instruments from the Ancients until the 1870s. Examines the forerunners of the piano, including the clavicytherium, virginals, spinet and harpsichord, and the fundamental acoustic properties they have in common, to the invention and development of the modern instrument and the work of significant European and British makers. Facsimile reprint. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
14 Brown, Howard Mayer; D'Accone, Frank A. & Owens, Jessie Ann London British Library MS Egerton 3665 ("The Tregian Manuscript")
New York Garland Publishing 1988 0824014561 / 9780824014568 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Volumes 7a & 7b in series. Introduction by Frank A. D'Accone. Corners very slightly bumped. Previous owner's signature on endpaper. Very heavy, 4.75kg+. Extra postage will be requested, please contact us. ; Renaissance Music in Facsimile: Sources Central to the Music of the Late Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries 
Price: 180.00 GBP
 
 
The Mcjazz Manuscripts: a Collection of the Writings of Sandy Brown, Brown, Sandy (edited by David Binns)
15 Brown, Sandy (edited by David Binns) The Mcjazz Manuscripts: a Collection of the Writings of Sandy Brown
Faber & Faber 1979 0571113192 / 9780571113194 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
168pp, plates, discography. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Correspondence of Jean Sibelius and Rosa Newmarch, 1906-1939, Bullock, Philip Ross
16 Bullock, Philip Ross The Correspondence of Jean Sibelius and Rosa Newmarch, 1906-1939
Boydell Press 2011 1843836831 / 9781843836834 Hardcover New 
310pp, illustrations. For more than 30 years Jean Sibelius corresponded in a mixture of French and German with Rosa Harriet Newmarch, Britain's leading authority on Russian music. Their letters, notes and telegrams reveal the intensity of their friendship, provide some of Sibelius' frankest statements about his own works and illuminate Newmarch's important contribution to British musical life. An appendix reprints her analytical programme note on the 4th Symphony. 
Price: 42.00 GBP
 
 
Handel and the English Chapel Royal, Burrows, Donald
17 Burrows, Donald Handel and the English Chapel Royal
Oxford University Press 2006 0198162286 / 9780198162285 Reprint Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
676pp, 60 music examples, 28 halftones. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. Full-length study of Handel's English Church music. As well as dealing with the many aspects of the compositions themselves, it traces the background to the items in the repertory and also examines the circumstances of Handel's performances, the building which (unlike his theatres) still survives in London today. ; Oxford Studies in British Church Music Series. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
 
 
Handel and the English Chapel Royal, Burrows, Donald
18 Burrows, Donald Handel and the English Chapel Royal
Oxford University Press 2008 0199550964 / 9780199550968 Paperback New 
656pp 60 music examples, 28 halftones. Full-length study of Handel's English Church music. As well as dealing with the many aspects of the compositions themselves, it traces the background to the items in the repertory and also examines the circumstances of Handel's performances, the building which (unlike his theatres) still survives in London today. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. ; Oxford Studies in British Church Music Series. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
Blowing My Own Trumpet. Memoirs of a Yorkshire Bandsman, Casson, Colin
19 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
 
 
Who's Who of British Jazz, Chilton, John
20 Chilton, John Who's Who of British Jazz
Cassell 1997 0304339105 / 9780304339105 Paperback Fine 
370pp, selected list of bandleaders. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
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