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The New Jazz Book, Berendt, Joachim
21 Berendt, Joachim The New Jazz Book
Jazz Book Club 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
314pp, discography. Dust jacket edge worn and chipped. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Studies in Music History Presented to H. C. Robbins Landon on His Seventieth Birthday, Biba, Otto and Jones, David Wyn (Ed)
22 Biba, Otto and Jones, David Wyn (Ed) Studies in Music History Presented to H. C. Robbins Landon on His Seventieth Birthday
Thames and Hudson 1996 0500016968 / 9780500016961 First Edition Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 272pp, tipped in frontis portrait, plates, 27 music examples. The studies in English include a recently rediscovered manuscript copy of a Domenico Scarlatti opera, Haydn's early Pastorellas, works by Mozart marketed in London by Longman and Broderip, Haydn's contract with his London publisher and an appreciation of H. C. Robbins as founder of the Haydn Society. The studies in German include information about the Haydn brothers and Mozart, freemasonry in Vienna under Emperor Leopold II, the interpretation of music in the 18th and 19th centuries, portraits of musicians in the Lavater Collection (Austrian National Library) and musical manuscripts in the collections of monasteries and cathedrals in Bavaria. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz, Blesh, Rudi
23 Blesh, Rudi Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz
Chilton Book Company 1971 0801952506 / 9780801952500 First Edition Hardcover 
240pp, 8 plates, discography. Ex library, remains of book plate, usual stamps in slightly chipped dust jacket. Louis Armstrong (Satchmo) , Sidney Bechet, Jack Teagarden, Lester Young, Eubie Blake, Gene Krupa, Charlie Christian & Billie Holiday, eight great names from the world of jazz. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Handbook of Soviet Musicians, Boelza, Egor
24 Boelza, Egor Handbook of Soviet Musicians
1943 First Edition Paperback Very Good- 
xiv, 101pp, Edited by Alan Bush. Slight stain on title page and final page. ; Life and Literature in the Soviet Union 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Zubin Mehta, Bookspan, Martin & Yockey, Ross
25 Bookspan, Martin & Yockey, Ross Zubin Mehta
Robert Hale 1980 070917862X / 9780709178620 Hardcover 
226pp, 16 plates. Ex library, plate on front endpaper, else very good in very good dust jacket 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Zubin. The Zubin Mehta Story, Bookspan, Martin & Yockey, Ross
26 Bookspan, Martin & Yockey, Ross Zubin. The Zubin Mehta Story
Harper & Row 1978 0061204005 / 9780061204005 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
226pp, 16 plates 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Friends and Fiddlers, Bowen, Catherine Drinker
27 Bowen, Catherine Drinker Friends and Fiddlers
Little Browm and Co 1963 Hardcover Very Good 
Price: 8.00 GBP
Music Sounded Out. Essays, Lectures, Interviews, Afterthoughts., Brendel, Alfred
28 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
Conductor's Gallery, Brook, Donald
29 Brook, Donald Conductor's Gallery
Rockliff 1946 3rd printing Hardcover 
xii, 188pp, 46 plates. Good in chipped dust jacket. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Musorgsky: His Life and Works, Brown, David
30 Brown, David Musorgsky: His Life and Works
Oxford University Press 2002 0198165870 / 9780198165873 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
xvii, 391pp, plates, music examples, calendar, list of works. ; Master Musicians Series. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
Georgia On My Mind. The Nat Gonella Story, Brown, Ron. & Brown, Cyril
31 Brown, Ron. & Brown, Cyril Georgia On My Mind. The Nat Gonella Story
Portsmouth Milestone Publications 1985 0903852683 / 9780903852685 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
171pp, illustrations. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
Pages from a Musician's Life, Busch, Fritz
32 Busch, Fritz Pages from a Musician's Life
Hogarth Press 1953 Hardcover 
223 pp. Frontis, 7 plates. Memoirs of the distinguished conductor who played a major part in the founding of Glyndebourne Opera House Translated by Marjorie Strachey. Endpapers browned, repaired dust jacket slightly chipped at edges in removable protective cover. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond, Camden, Archie
33 Camden, Archie Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond
Thames Publishing 1982 0905210166 / 9780905210162 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
208pp, frontis portrait, 17 plates, appendices. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
Julian Lloyd Webber: Married to Music. The Authorised Biography, Campbell, Margaret
34 Campbell, Margaret Julian Lloyd Webber: Married to Music. The Authorised Biography
Robson Books 2001 1861054009 / 9781861054005 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
205pp, 16 plates, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
The Great Violinists, Campbell, Margaret
35 Campbell, Margaret The Great Violinists
Granada Publishing 1980 0236401831 / 9780236401833 Hardcover; Green Cloth/Gilt Titles Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xxix, 366pp, plates, discography. Foreword by Ruggiero Ricci. Brief accounts of the lives, characters and history of many of the greatest violinists. A chart shows the stylistic lineage of such differing players as Perlman, Stern and Menuhin in unbroken teacher-pupil continuity back to Corelli. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
Singing from the Soul. An Autobiography, Carreras Jose
36 Carreras Jose Singing from the Soul. An Autobiography
Souvenir Press 1994 0285632302 / 9780285632301 Paperback Very Good+ 
280pp, illustrations, list of first performances, discography, videography. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
Jazz Profiles: The Spirit of the Nineties, Carver, Reginald & Bernstein, Lenny
37 Carver, Reginald & Bernstein, Lenny Jazz Profiles: The Spirit of the Nineties
New York Billboard Books 1998 0823083381 / 9780823083381 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
304pp, many illustrations. A collection of 40 written and photographic portraits of some of the most important performers of contemporary jazz. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
Jelly Roll Morton's Last Night At the Jungle Inn, Charters, Samuel B
38 Charters, Samuel B Jelly Roll Morton's Last Night At the Jungle Inn
Marion Boyars 1984 0714528978 / 9780714528977 Paperback Very Good 
153pp. An imaginary memoir. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
Leopold Stokowski: A Profile, Chasins, Abram
39 Chasins, Abram Leopold Stokowski: A Profile
Robert Hale 1981 0801544807 / 9780801544804 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
313pp, frontis, 16 plates, discography. In removable protective cover. Previous owner's book plate on endpaper. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Sidney Bechet: The Wizard of Jazz, Chilton, John
40 Chilton, John Sidney Bechet: The Wizard of Jazz
Macmillan 1987 0333443861 / 9780333443866 Hardcover 
331pp, 32 plates. Ex library, usual stamps else very good in very good dust jacket 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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