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Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians, Slonimsky, Nicolas; Kuhn, Laura
61 Slonimsky, Nicolas; Kuhn, Laura Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Twentieth-Century Classical Musicians
New York Schirmer 1997 0028712714 / 9780028712710 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles New with no dust jacket 
1595pp. Limited to contemporary classical musicians, there are 500 new entries and existing entries have been revised, updated, and expanded. Very heavy, extra postage will be necessary. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
 
 
The Lasalle Quartet - Conversations with Walter Levin, Spruytenburg, Robert &  Richard Howe
62 Spruytenburg, Robert & Richard Howe The Lasalle Quartet - Conversations with Walter Levin
Boydell Press 2014 1843838354 / 9781843838357 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
418pp Illustrated. Founded in 1946 at the Juilliard School in New York, the LaSalle Quartet became famous for championing the work of the Second Viennese School and commissioning new pieces by contemporary composers. This book is based on extensive interviews with the quartet's first violinist Walter Levin, and combines reminiscences about their concerts and teaching activities with his insightful commentary on their wide-ranging repertoire. Appendices list every work performed by the quartet, both in concert and on disc. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Maria Beyond the Callas Legend, Stassinopoulos Arianna:
63 Stassinopoulos Arianna: Maria Beyond the Callas Legend
Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1980 0297775448 / 9780297775447 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xii, 329pp, 24 plates 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Clara Schumann, Steegmann, Monica
64 Steegmann, Monica Clara Schumann
Haus Publishing 2004 1904341594 / 9781904341598 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
154pp, illustrations, chronology, list of works. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Isaac Stern. My First 79 Years, Stern, Isaac with Chaim Potok
65 Stern, Isaac with Chaim Potok Isaac Stern. My First 79 Years
Knopf 1999 0679451307 / 9780679451303 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
306pp, illustrations. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
English Singer. The Life of Steuart Wilson, Stewart, Margaret (Lady Wilson)
66 Stewart, Margaret (Lady Wilson) English Singer. The Life of Steuart Wilson
Duckworth 1970 0715604686 / 9780715604687 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
320pp, frontis, 10 plates, music examples. Edges of boards shelf worn, dust jacket price clipped, previous owner's book plate. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
The Art of Robert Casadesus, Stookes, Sacha
67 Stookes, Sacha The Art of Robert Casadesus
Fortune Press 1960 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
72pp, list of works. Dust jacket price clipped, in removable clear protective cover. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
68 Szigeti, Joseph With Strings Attached: Reminiscences and Reflections
Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1949 Hardcover Very Good- 
323pp, frontis, 14 plates. No dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
69 Szigeti, Joseph With Strings Attached: Reminiscences and Reflections
Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1949 Hardcover Good+ 
323pp, frontis, 14 plates. Ex library, usual stamps no dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Kentner. a Symposium, Taylor, Harold
70 Taylor, Harold Kentner. a Symposium
Kahn & Averill 1987 0900707976 / 9780900707971 Paperback New 
80pp, illustrations, discography. A symposium on Hungarian pianist Louis Kentner (1905-1987) including essays and notes on his work as performer, composer and teacher. New copy 
Price: 9.00 GBP
 
 
Beyond the Notes. Journeys with Chamber Music, Tomes, Susan
71 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
 
 
72 Young, Percy M. George Grove - 1820-1900. a Biography
Macmillan 1980 0333196023 / 9780333196021 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
344pp, plates. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Keyboard musicians of the World, Young, Percy M.
73 Young, Percy M. Keyboard musicians of the World
Abelard-Schuman 1968 20071497X Hardcover 
184pp, plates, music examples. Ex library, pocket on front endpaper, usual stamps, else very good. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Great Russian Musicians: from Rubinstein to Richter, Zaltsberg, Ernst
74 Zaltsberg, Ernst Great Russian Musicians: from Rubinstein to Richter
Ontario Mosaic Press 2002 0889627568 / 9780889627567 Paperback New 
146pp. Russian composers, musicians, and musicologists have left an indelible mark on 20th century music, from the virtuoso Anton Rubinstein, who died in 1894 but who founded the Russian Conservatory at St. Petersburg and taught such musicians as Tchaikovsky, to Sviatoslav Richter, whose life bracketed the Soviet era. Expatriate Russian pianist Ernst Zaltsberg here offers a collection of personal essays on his favourites, including Rosalie Pasternak, Samuel Samosud, Maria Yudina, Nathan Milstein, and Emil Gilels. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Russia's Great Modern Pianists, Zilberquit, Mark
75 Zilberquit, Mark Russia's Great Modern Pianists
Paganiniana Publications 1983 0876667965 / 9780876667965 Hardcover Near Fine 
511pp, illustrations. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
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New Arrivals
The Great Violinists, Campbell, Margaret
The Great Violinists
Campbell, Margaret
13.00 GBP


The Lasalle Quartet - Conversations with Walter Levin
Spruytenburg, Robert & Richard Howe
25.00 GBP


Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations, Monsaingeon, Bruno
Sviatoslav Richter: Notebooks and Conversations
Monsaingeon, Bruno
20.00 GBP


Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond, Camden, Archie
Blow by Blow: the Memories of a Musical Rogue and Vagabond
Camden, Archie
35.00 GBP


An Improbable Life, Craft, Robert
An Improbable Life
Craft, Robert
22.00 GBP


The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
The Dolmetsch Years: a Festival to Celebrate the Life and Work of the Pioneer Arnold Dolmetsch, on the 50th Anniversary of His Death, and the First Hundred Years of the Early Music Renaissance
10.00 GBP


 
 


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