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Early Music America the Magazine of Historical Performance Volume 3, Allen, Robin Perry
1 Allen, Robin Perry Early Music America the Magazine of Historical Performance Volume 3
Cleveland, Ohio 1996 Paperback Very Good 
Number 1 only. 48pp, illustrations. Contents includes: - BEMF '97: Revival of an Early Opera; Women Composers in Early Music, How Authentic is Early Music Brahms? The Ruckers Symposium. Remains of postal labels on the cover. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Unsung. A History of Women in American Music, Ammer, Christine
2 Ammer, Christine Unsung. A History of Women in American Music
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 2001 1574670581 / 9781574670585 Second Revised Edition Hardcover; Red Cloth/Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
382pp. Surveys 200 years of women active in American music. From the earliest organists to contemporary innovators in jazz, biographical sketches show the influences of and influences on hundreds of musicians, and the important strides women musicians have made in the last 20 years. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Amy Beach: Passionate Victorian The Life and Work of an American Composer 1867-1944, Block, Adrienne Fried
3 Block, Adrienne Fried Amy Beach: Passionate Victorian The Life and Work of an American Composer 1867-1944
Oxford University Press 2000 0195137841 / 9780195137842 Paperback New 
409pp, illustrations, music examples. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
The London Monster: Terror on the Streets in 1790, Bondeson, Jan
4 Bondeson, Jan The London Monster: Terror on the Streets in 1790
Stroud Tempus 2003 0752425838 / 9780752425832 Hardcover; Black Cloth, Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
288pp, 16 b&w plates. Between 1788 and 1790 a bizarre serial attacker known as the London Monster assaulted more than 50 women. The farcical search for the monster culminated in the arrest and trial of a young Welshman named Rhynwick Williams, who despite good alibis, was condemned. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Voices for Today  Op.75  Anthem for Chorus (Men, Women & Children), Britten, Benjamin
5 Britten, Benjamin Voices for Today Op.75 Anthem for Chorus (Men, Women & Children)
Faber & Faber 1965 Paperback 
Written for the 20th Anniversary of the United Nations, 24th October 1965. Vocal score viii, 44pp covers bruised else v good 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Cecilia Bartoli: The Passion of Song, Chernin, Kim & Stendhal, Renate
6 Chernin, Kim & Stendhal, Renate Cecilia Bartoli: The Passion of Song
The Women's Press 1998 0704346230 / 9780704346239 Paperback New 
236pp, illustrations, discography. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
International Encyclopaedia of Women Composers. 2 Volumes, Cohen, Aaron I.
7 Cohen, Aaron I. International Encyclopaedia of Women Composers. 2 Volumes
New York Books & Music 1987 0961748524 / 9780961748524 2nd Edition - revised and enlarged Hardcover Fine 
1151pp, frontis, plates. Heavy books, extra postage will be requested. 
Price: 70.00 GBP
 
 
Songs of the Women Trouveres, Doss-Quinby, Eglal; Tasker Grimbert, Joan; Pfeffer, Wendy  et al
8 Doss-Quinby, Eglal; Tasker Grimbert, Joan; Pfeffer, Wendy et al Songs of the Women Trouveres
Yale University Press 2001 0300084129 / 9780300084122 Hardcover; Red Cloth/Gilt Titles New with no dust jacket 
283pp, illustrations, music examples, maps. Works of women poet-composers, or trouveres, in northern France in the 12th and 13th centuries. New copy 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Mozart's Women. His Family, His Friends, His Music, Glover, Jane
9 Glover, Jane Mozart's Women. His Family, His Friends, His Music
Macmillan 2005 1405021217 / 9781405021210 Hardcover; Black cloth/gilt lettering Fine in Fine dust jacket 
407pp, 16 colour plates. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
A Goodly Heritage. Twelve Songs of the Countryside for Women's Voices with Accompaniment of String Orchestra and Pianoforte., Jacob, Gordon
10 Jacob, Gordon A Goodly Heritage. Twelve Songs of the Countryside for Women's Voices with Accompaniment of String Orchestra and Pianoforte.
Joseph Williams 1950 Paperback 
vi, 64pp. Vocal Score. Title page removed, internally very good. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Deep Sea Voices, Lazenby, Craig and Jenny
11 Lazenby, Craig and Jenny Deep Sea Voices
Stroud, Gloucestershire Tempus 1999 075241836X / 9780752418360 Paperback New 
128pp, illustrations. Reminiscences of women from the fishing communities of Fleetwood, Grimsby, Hull, Milford Haven & North Shields accompanied by contemporary photographs. ; Oral History Series 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Debussy's Mélisande. The Lives of Georgette Leblanc, Mary Garden and Maggie Teyte, Opstad, Gillian
12 Opstad, Gillian Debussy's Mélisande. The Lives of Georgette Leblanc, Mary Garden and Maggie Teyte
Boydell Press 2009 1843834596 / 9781843834595 Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
392pp, plates. Illustrates the prejudices and difficulties women singers of their era faced. The three women presented here were not only remarkable for the resilience and initiative they had to develop, but also for their willingness to adapt themselves to the opportunities offered by the emerging technologies of recording, radio and film. It is also the story of the background to the opera's creation, and the frequently stormy relationships between the author of the original play (Maeterlinck) , the composer, director, conductor and performers. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Dead Man Blues. Jelly Roll Morton Way out West, Pastras, Phil
13 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
 
 
Jazz Women 1900 to the Present. Their Words, Lives and Music, Placksin, Sally
14 Placksin, Sally Jazz Women 1900 to the Present. Their Words, Lives and Music
Pluto Press 1985 0745300898 / 9780745300894 Paperback Very Good 
xvii, 332pp, plates. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 


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