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Recording the Classics: Maestros, Music, and Technology, Badal, James
1 Badal, James Recording the Classics: Maestros, Music, and Technology
Ohio Kent State University Press 1996 087338542X / 9780873385428 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
186pp, illustrations. A collection of interviews with major orchestra conductors such as Vladimir Ashkenazy, Colin Davis, Antal Doráti, and Lorin Maazel, exploring the impact of recording technology on contemporary musical culture. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Miles Davis: a Critical Biography, Carr, Ian
2 Carr, Ian Miles Davis: a Critical Biography
Paladin Books 1988 0586084568 / 9780586084564 Paperback Very Good 
367pp, plates, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Voices and Instruments, Dankworth, Avril
3 Dankworth, Avril Voices and Instruments
Hart-Davis 1973 024712513X / 9780247125131 Paperback Very Good 
119pp, illustrations, music examples. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Jazz and its Discontents - A Francis Davis Reader, David, Francis
4 David, Francis Jazz and its Discontents - A Francis Davis Reader
Da Capo Press 2004 0306810557 / 9780306810558 Paperback New 
338pp. A collection of writings by news columnist and critic Francis Davis, whose essays on American music and culture have appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, the New Yorker and the Village Voice, covering subject matter from Jack Kerouac and Duke Ellington to Jerry Seinfeld and rap music. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Conductors  A New Generation, Hart, Philip
5 Hart, Philip Conductors A New Generation
Robson Books 1980 0860510980 / 9780860510987 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
312pp, 8 plates. Biographies of Zubin Mehta, Ricardo Muti, Claudio Abbado, Daniel Barenboim, Andrew Davis, Seiji Ozawa, James Levine, Edo de Waart. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Miles and Me, Troupe, Quincy
6 Troupe, Quincy Miles and Me
Berkeley, California University of California Press 2000 0520216245 / 9780520216242 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
189pp, 8 plates. Poet Quincy Troupe had unequalled access to legendary jazzman Miles Davis, having already written his biography and become a close friend during the process. This memoir examines Davis and his art showing also the lighter side of the great trumpeter. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
Myself Among Others. A Life in Music, Wein, George with Nate Chinen
7 Wein, George with Nate Chinen Myself Among Others. A Life in Music
Da Capo Press 2003 0306813521 / 9780306813528 Paperback New 
xiv, 546pp,16pp b&w plates. The memoirs of impresario and founder of three major jazz festivals George Wein. He recounts his relationships including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Frank Sinatra, and anecdotal stories such as Charlie Mingus’ visit to the White House and the day when Bob Dylan first went electric. 
Price: 12.00 GBP

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