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The Organ: (A Quarterly Review) Volume 60, Carrington, Douglas R. (editor)
1 Carrington, Douglas R. (editor) The Organ: (A Quarterly Review) Volume 60
Musical Opinion 1981 Paperback Very Good 
No's 236 (April) & 237 (July) only. Includes - Organs - advice on keeping them in good health pt 2 & 3; Organs of - St Peter's Church, Bournemouth; Sacre-Coeur, Paris; Balsham Parish Church, All Saints, North Ferriby; Cornell University pts 1 & 2; Church of Robert of Newminster, Morpeth; Church of the Holy Cross, Fenham. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
World Musics in Context  A Comprehensive Survey of the World's Major Musical Cultures, Fletcher, Peter
2 Fletcher, Peter World Musics in Context A Comprehensive Survey of the World's Major Musical Cultures
Oxford University Press 2001 0198166362 / 9780198166368 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
734pp, plates, maps, music examples. HEAVY BOOK, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 80.00 GBP
Scott Joplin and the Ragtime Era, Gammond, Peter
3 Gammond, Peter Scott Joplin and the Ragtime Era
Abacus 1975 0349114129 / 9780349114125 Paperback Very Good 
223pp, plates, discography. Joplin's life from his birth in 1868 in Texarkana, Texas, to his death in a mental institution in 1917. Describes his family background; the beginnings of his career playing in the honky tonks and brothels along the Mississippi; his rise to fame as "King of Ragtime" & his decline following the failure of his opera Treemonisha. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
The Organs of all Souls Church, Langham Place, London and St Peter's Church, Vere Street, London, Goulden, Colin
4 Goulden, Colin The Organs of all Souls Church, Langham Place, London and St Peter's Church, Vere Street, London
All Souls Church 1976 Paperback Very Good 
15pp, illustrations. Slight foxing around edges of cover. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Peter Sculthorpe. His Music and Ideas. 1929 - 1979, Hannan, Michael
5 Hannan, Michael Peter Sculthorpe. His Music and Ideas. 1929 - 1979
University of Queensland Press 1982 0702215899 / 9780702215896 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xiii, 235pp, illustrations, music examples. Previous owner's signature on endpaper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
The Making of an Opera. Don Giovanni At Glyndebourne, Higgins John
6 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
Britten, Matthews, David
7 Matthews, David Britten
Haus Publishing 2003 190434139X / 9781904341390 Hardcover; Black Cloth, Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
182p, illustrations. The author first met Benjamin Britten after working on the rehearsal score of The Burning Fiery Furnace in 1966, and afterwards worked for him as music assistant. He brings a personal perspective to this introduction to Britten's life and work, with notes on and quotations from people close to the composer, among them Peter Pears, Imogen Holst, John Piper, WH Auden and Michael Tippett. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Five Voluntaries: Arranged for School (Or Amateur) Orchestra, Maxwell Davies, Peter
8 Maxwell Davies, Peter Five Voluntaries: Arranged for School (Or Amateur) Orchestra
Schott & Co ©1969 Paperback Near Fine 
Score and parts. March Tune - William Croft; Serenade - Jeremiah Clarke; Magnificat - Pierre Attaignant; Sarabande - Louis Couperin; King William's March - Jeremiah Clarke. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 30.00 GBP
Job's Curse, Purcell, Henry
9 Purcell, Henry Job's Curse
Boosey & Hawkes 1950 Paperback Very Good 
Realised by Benjamin Britten, introduced by Peter Pears and Britten. 8pp. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 7.00 GBP
Choir & Organ, Ramsey, Basil (editor)
10 Ramsey, Basil (editor) Choir & Organ
1994 Paperback Very Good 
The sixissues of volume 2. Includes ; - Children singing in Europe and China; Francis Grier in profile; New York, The new Mander Organ. Peter Aston with choirs in California; The new RCM organ; A Choir-trainer extraordinaire. Portsmouth's organ back again. Choirs in South Africa; A house organ in Norwich. Petr Eben; Chelmsford Cathedral, the new organ; Questioning Lassus. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
The Home of Beautiful Pictures: The Story of the Playhouse Cinema, Beverley, Robinson, Peter H.
11 Robinson, Peter H. The Home of Beautiful Pictures: The Story of the Playhouse Cinema, Beverley
Beverley, East Yorkshire Hutton Press 1985 090703327X / 9780907033271 Paperback Very Good 
94pp, b/w illustrations. The history of one of the country's earliest cinemas. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Hermann Pötzlinger's Music Book. The St Emmeram Codex and its Contexts, Rumbold, Ian &  Peter Wright
12 Rumbold, Ian & Peter Wright Hermann Pötzlinger's Music Book. The St Emmeram Codex and its Contexts
Boydell Press 2009 1843834634 / 9781843834632 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
363pp. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. In the years following his graduation from Vienna University in 1439, the monastic schoolmaster Hermann Potzlinger compiled one of the largest and most intriguing collections of late-medieval polyphonic music to have survived from Central Europe. In their study of the book's history and contents, Rumbold and Wright examine the professional networks and academic culture in which it was produced as well as the many other manuscripts copied by Potzlinger. They also present editions of 13 pieces from the manuscript. ; Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Music 
Price: 50.00 GBP
Inside Early Music: Conversations with Performers, Sherman, Bernard D.
13 Sherman, Bernard D. Inside Early Music: Conversations with Performers
Oxford University Press 1997 019516945X / 9780195169454 Paperback New 
xv, 414pp, music examples. Interviews with many of early music's leading practitioners, including John Eliot Gardiner, Roger Norrington, Peter Phillips, Susan Hellauer, Anner Bylsma, and many other artists. New copy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
The Collected Letters of Peter Warlock (Philip Heseltine) [4 Volume Set], Smith, Barry
14 Smith, Barry The Collected Letters of Peter Warlock (Philip Heseltine) [4 Volume Set]
Boydell Press 2005 1843830809 / 9781843830801 Hardcover New with no dust jacket 
1584pp, 37 b/w illustrations. This collection of the composer's letters (1899-1930) notable for the long correspondence with Frederick Delius, illuminates the intriguing story of Heseltine's life. Very heavy, extra postage will be required. 
Price: 125.00 GBP

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