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The Lute Society Journal Volume XVI
1 The Lute Society Journal Volume XVI
The Lute Society. 1974 Card Covers Very Good 
88pp, plates, text figures. Contents include: - The Tunings of the Four-Course French Cittem and of the Four-Course Guitar in the 16th century; Lute Making in the Late 15th and 16th Century; A Possible Source of Lachrimae. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Berlioz: Volume 1: the Making of an Artist 1803-1832, Cairns, David
2 Cairns, David Berlioz: Volume 1: the Making of an Artist 1803-1832
Cardinal 1991 0747405719 / 9780747405719 Paperback Very Good 
586pp, 16 plates. Small piece of selotape on cover. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Berlioz: Volume 1: the Making of an Artist 1803-1832, Cairns, David
3 Cairns, David Berlioz: Volume 1: the Making of an Artist 1803-1832
Andre Deutsch 1989 0233979948 / 9780233979946 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
586pp, 16 plates. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Medieval Music-Making and the Roman De Fauvel, Dillon, Emma
4 Dillon, Emma Medieval Music-Making and the Roman De Fauvel
Cambridge University Press 2002 0521813719 / 9780521813716 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
304pp, text illustrations, tables. Explores the role of music in an early fourteenth-century French manuscript (BN, fr. 146). Small remainder mark, otherwise as new. ; New Perspectives in Music History and Criticism 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Anthony Stradivari: Celebrated Violin Maker, Fetis, F.J.
5 Fetis, F.J. Anthony Stradivari: Celebrated Violin Maker
William Reeves 1964 2nd Edition - revised and enlarged Hardcover 
xiv, 132pp + 31pp. , illustrations. Reprint of 1864 edition. Very slight foxing, in slightly chipped and dust stained dust jacket with small area of surface loss. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
A Musical Place of the First Quality: A History of Institutional Music-Making in York C1550-1990, Griffiths, David
6 Griffiths, David A Musical Place of the First Quality: A History of Institutional Music-Making in York C1550-1990
The York Settlement Trust N.D. 0951922939 / 9780951922934 Paperback Very Good 
xi + 292pp, 16 plates, map. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Making of an Opera. Don Giovanni At Glyndebourne, Higgins John
7 Higgins John The Making of an Opera. Don Giovanni At Glyndebourne
Secker & Warburg 1978 43619595X Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
272pp, many illustrations. Peter Hall's production in 1977. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Simon Rattle  The Making of a Conductor, Kenyon, Nicholas
8 Kenyon, Nicholas Simon Rattle The Making of a Conductor
Faber & Faber 1987 0571146708 / 9780571146703 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
246pp, many illustrations, chronology of first appearances & appointments, discography. Previous owners signature. Corners v slightly bumped. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Simon Rattle  The Making of a Conductor, Kenyon, Nicholas
9 Kenyon, Nicholas Simon Rattle The Making of a Conductor
Faber & Faber 1989 0571147976 / 9780571147977 Paperback Very Good 
246pp, many illustrations, chronology of first appearances & appointments, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Backstage at the Opera, Lenton, Sarah
10 Lenton, Sarah Backstage at the Opera
Robson Books 1998 1861051557 / 9781861051554 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
211pp, 8 plates, cartoon illustrations by the author. Slight creasing to top edge of dust jacket. A fascinating glimpse of life on the other side of the curtain. Every step in the development of a new production of Handel's Xerxes at the English National Opera - from casting and initial set designs, to the making of costumes and props, through to the dress rehearsal and opening night. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Amico. The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti, Lister, Warwick
11 Lister, Warwick Amico. The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti
Oxford University Press 2009 0195372409 / 9780195372403 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
522pp, frontis portrait, text figures. Born the year before Mozart, Viotti (1755-1824) was the last great representative of the Italian tradition of violin playing that dated back to Corelli. In his career as violinist, composer, teacher and impresario he established the modern French school, making him 'arguably the most influential violinist who ever lived'. This biography presents all that is known of Viotti's life, from obscure origins in Turin to his opera house in Paris, and includes translations of several significant archival documents. New copy. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 98, 1971/72, Olleson, Edward
12 Olleson, Edward Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 98, 1971/72
Paperback Very Good 
153pp. Contents includes: Charles Koechlin and the Early Sound Film; Couperin Motets at Tenbury; The Theory and Practice of Piccinnisme; Word-Setting in the Songs of Byrd; The Church Music of Pelham Humfrey; The Making of Don Carlos; Revisions in the Chamber Music of Matthew Locke; Music in the Viennese Popular Theatre of the 18th & 19th Centuries. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Christmas Day and Every Day: a Festival of Music and Readings, Parry, W.H.
13 Parry, W.H. Christmas Day and Every Day: a Festival of Music and Readings
Chappell & Co 1966 Paperback Very Good 
For Christmas and other seasonal occasions, for voices with accompaniments for piano and optional instruments. 24pp. Score; Group Music Making Series 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Joseph Guarnerius. His Work and His Master, Petherick, Horace
14 Petherick, Horace Joseph Guarnerius. His Work and His Master
The Strad 1906 First Edition Hardcover 
220pp. Numerous illustrations by the author and 41 full-page reproductions of photographs. Burgundy cloth-binding with gilt lettering, edges of binding and spine rubbed, browning of prelims, a little foxing. Previous owners name on endpaper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Music Making in the West Riding of Yorkshire.  The Exploration of a Unique Musical Phenomenon, Smith, Adrian
15 Smith, Adrian Music Making in the West Riding of Yorkshire. The Exploration of a Unique Musical Phenomenon
Huddersfield R. H. Wood 2000 0953988503 / 9780953988501 Hardcover; Glazed Pictorial Boards Very Good+ 
224pp, many illustrations, colour & b/w. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Early Music Vol 4 No 2 April 1976, Thomson, J. M.
16 Thomson, J. M. Early Music Vol 4 No 2 April 1976
Oxford University Press 1976 Paperback Very Good 
Many illustrations, music examples. Volume includes: The maner of dauncying; The performance of unmeasured harpsichord preludes; Bassano and the orchestra of St Mark's; Staging The Play of Daniel; The Chitarrone Francese; Con ogni sorte di stromenti; Making reeds for the baroque oboe 2; Performing early music on record-3: The Baroque in Germany. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Early Music Vol 7 No 1 January 1979, Thomson, J. M.
17 Thomson, J. M. Early Music Vol 7 No 1 January 1979
Oxford University Press Paperback Very Good 
Many illustrations, music examples. Repaired tear to back cover. Contents include: Concert in a house: Musical iconography and musical thought; Rameau's harpsichord transcriptions from Les Indes galantes; On Performing the Lo estampies; Il modo di far la fantasia: An appreciation of Luzzaschi's instrumental style; Once more: the ‘French overture style’; The Compleat Orchestral Musician; Some thoughts on the performance of concert music; How did the viola da gamba sound? ; Interpreting style: a tribute to: Howard Ferguson; Restoration, conservation: repair and maintenance: Some considerations on the care of musical instruments; English Church Music c 1660-1700 .2; Underneath the Archives: recalls the early days with J. M. Thomson; Performing Style in Bach Cantatas 3; Paris revisited: describes the flourishing state of French harpsichord making as shown at the 1978 Paris Harpsichord Forum. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Beyond the Notes. Journeys with Chamber Music, Tomes, Susan
18 Tomes, Susan Beyond the Notes. Journeys with Chamber Music
Boydell Press 2005 1843831600 / 9781843831600 Paperback Fine 
xvii, 192pp, frontis portrait, illustrations, discography. Susan Tomes describes her experience of twenty years of rehearsal, concerts and recording. Her performing life has been centred on chamber music, she was a founder member and the pianist of both Domus and the Florestan Trio. Part One is a series of diaries describing their travels and performances: Domus in the 1980s with its own portable concert hall, struggling to create the conditions for informal but intense concert performances, and the Florestan Trio, currently one of the world's finest piano trios. Part Two is a collection of thought-provoking essays about teachers, making records, practising and rehearsing, audiences, earning a living, and the particular challenges of being a concert pianist. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
 
 
Making Music. Neville Marriner and the Academy of St Martins in the Fields, Tyler, Christian
19 Tyler, Christian Making Music. Neville Marriner and the Academy of St Martins in the Fields
Norwich Unicorn Press Ltd 2009 1906509042 / 9781906509040 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
159pp, 70+ photographs, colour and b/w, chronology, players past and present and members of the chorus, select discography and awards. Based on archive material, interviews with players, soloists, its managers, record producers and audiences. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Guarneri: Violin-Maker of Genius, Wibberley, Leonard
20 Wibberley, Leonard Guarneri: Violin-Maker of Genius
Macdonald & Jane's 1976 0356083772 / 9780356083773 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
151pp. A fictional account of music and violin making in the city of Cremona. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 


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