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Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood, Albany, A. J.
1 Albany, A. J. Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood
Bloomsbury Publishing 2003 1582343330 / 9781582343334 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
166pp, illustrations. Amy Jo Albany’s recollections of early life with her father, the great jazz pianist Joe Albany, from his drug abuse between high-profile gigs to the shadowy world of late 60s and 70s Hollywood and the outcasts, misfits and artists of the jazz world whom she came to love. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Charles Hallé - A Musical Life, Beale, Robert
2 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
 
 
Music Sounded Out. Essays, Lectures, Interviews, Afterthoughts., Brendel, Alfred
3 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
 
 
Edvard Grieg in England, Carley, Lionel
4 Carley, Lionel Edvard Grieg in England
Boydell Press 2006 1843832070 / 9781843832072 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
488pp, illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. Grieg's visits to England between 1862 and 1906 brought him public acclaim, academic honours from Cambridge and Oxford and the friendship of royalty. Revealing that England had a far greater influence on his life and career than has hitherto been recorded, this book documents in detail the composer's 'almost regal progress' around the country as conductor and pianist, his lobbying for the cause of Norwegian independence and the new friends who changed his religious outlook. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
Brother Ray. Ray Charles' Own Story, Charles, Ray & David Ritz
5 Charles, Ray & David Ritz Brother Ray. Ray Charles' Own Story
Da Capo Press 2004 0306814315 / 9780306814310 Third Edition Paperback Fine 
x, 364pp, illustrations, discography. Ray Charles (1930-2004) tells the story of his musical development, his heroin addiction and his tangled romantic life. He overcame poverty, blindness, the loss of his parents, and the pervasive racism of the era and by combining the influences of gospel, jazz, blues, and country music, he invented, almost single-handedly, what became known as soul. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
The Beaux Arts Trio, Delbanco, Nicholas
6 Delbanco, Nicholas The Beaux Arts Trio
Victor Gollancz 1985 0575036249 / 9780575036246 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
254pp, illustrations, discography. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Violet. The Life and Loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse, Douglas-Home, Jessica
7 Douglas-Home, Jessica Violet. The Life and Loves of Violet Gordon Woodhouse
The Harvill Press 1996 1860462693 / 9781860462696 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
x, 342pp, 32 plates, discography, family tree. Previous owner's bookplate. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Pianist’s Mentor: a Text Book for Students of all Grades, Fisher, Henry
8 Fisher, Henry The Pianist’s Mentor: a Text Book for Students of all Grades
J. Curwen 1899 Hardcover; Cloth, Gilt Very Good- 
168pp, music examples.; 8vo 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Khrennikov - His Life and Times, Grigoryev, L. &  Y. Platek &  Y. Sviridov
9 Grigoryev, L. & Y. Platek & Y. Sviridov Khrennikov - His Life and Times
Paganiniana Publications 1985 0876667973 / 9780876667972 Hardcover Fine 
173pp, illkustrations, list of principal works. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Rubinstein, Hervey, Arthur
10 Hervey, Arthur Rubinstein
Murdoch, Murdoch & Co N.D. Paperback Very Good 
28pp, frontis, illustrations. ; Mayfair Biographies Series 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Enesco, Kotlyarov, B.
11 Kotlyarov, B. Enesco
New Jersey Paganiniana 1984 0876665962 / 9780876665961 Hardcover; Pictorial laminated boards Very Good+ 
240pp, many illustrations, music examples. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations, Monsaingeon, Bruno
12 Monsaingeon, Bruno Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations
Faber & Faber 2001 0571205534 / 9780571205530 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Translated by Stewart Spencer. 432pp, illustrations. Dust jacket in removable protective film. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
A Pianist's Landscape, Montparker, Carol
13 Montparker, Carol A Pianist's Landscape
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 1998 1574670735 / 9781574670738 Paperback New 
297pp, 6 b/w illustrations. These essays explore the author’s life as a pianist---practicing, performing, teaching, and writing. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
A Pianist's Landscape, Montparker, Carol
14 Montparker, Carol A Pianist's Landscape
Portland, OR Amadeus Press ©1998 1574670395 / 9781574670394 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
297pp, 6 b/w illustrations. These essays explore the author’s life as a pianist, practising, performing, teaching, and writing. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Godowsky: The Pianists' Pianist: A Biography of Leopold Godowsky, Nicholas, Jeremy
15 Nicholas, Jeremy Godowsky: The Pianists' Pianist: A Biography of Leopold Godowsky
Appian Publications 1989 1870295013 / 9781870295017 Hardcover; Brown Cloth / Gilt Titles Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
345pp, frontis, 16 plates. Dust jacket has a little dust staining at edges. 
Price: 24.00 GBP
 
 
Tim Page on Music: Views and Reviews, Page, Tim
16 Page, Tim Tim Page on Music: Views and Reviews
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 2002 157467076X / 9781574670769 Hardcover; Blue Cloth New in Fine dust jacket 
364pp. 'This collection includes both short pieces and longer articles, some about musicians whom Page knew well and including Glenn Gould and Otto Luening and Vladimir Horowitz. There are close-up glimpses at Midori, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, Dawn Upshaw, and Bobby McFerrin, as well as Frank Sinatra and Captain Beefheart. He talks about opera and Grand Prix racing with Plácido Domingo, draws out Robert Shaw in the great choral conductor’s last long interview, shares his passions for certain avant-garde rock composers, and stays by the side of a courageous young composer and pianist determined to play his last concert as he is dying of AIDS' 
Price: 14.00 GBP
 
 
Dead Man Blues. Jelly Roll Morton Way out West, Pastras, Phil
17 Pastras, Phil Dead Man Blues. Jelly Roll Morton Way out West
University of California Press 2001 0520215230 / 9780520215238 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
xxiv, 246pp, illustrations. Dust jacket has very slight crease. Pastras's discovery of a previously unknown collection of memorabilia, including a 58-page scrapbook compiled by Morton himself, sheds new light on Morton's personal and artistic development, as well as on the crucial role played by Anita Gonzales. Pastras traces Morton's artistic development as a pianist, composer, and bandleader. Among many other topics he discusses the complexities of racial identity for Morton and his circle, his belief in voodoo, his relationships with women, his style of performance, and his roots in black musical traditions. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Jelly's Blues: The Life, Music, and Redemption of Jelly Roll Morton, Reich, Howard & Gaines, William
18 Reich, Howard & Gaines, William Jelly's Blues: The Life, Music, and Redemption of Jelly Roll Morton
Da Capo 2003 0306812096 / 9780306812095 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
288pp, 16 plates. Ink line on bottom edge of pages. 
Price: 16.50 GBP
 
 
Piano Notes. The Hidden World of the Pianist., Rosen, Charles
19 Rosen, Charles Piano Notes. The Hidden World of the Pianist.
Penguin Books 2004 0140298630 / 9780140298635 Paperback Near Fine 
246pp, music examples. Considers various aspects of the instrument: from what makes a beautiful sound to suffering from stage fright, from the physical challenges of playing to tales of great musicians. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Horowitz  His Life and Music, Schonberg Harold C.
20 Schonberg Harold C. Horowitz His Life and Music
Simon & Schuster 1992 0671712195 / 9780671712198 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
427pp, 16 plates, discography 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
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