Bookstore

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
Browse By Category
Cambridge Music Handbooks
Cambridge Opera Handbooks
Composers
Conductors and Conducting
Ethnomusicology
Film Music
Folk Music
History of Music
Keyboard Instruments
Musical Instruments
Musicians
Opera
Singers & Singing
Twentieth Century Music
Yorkshire

View Other Categories
 
 
 

Search

 - 177 items found in your search

Click on Title to view full description

 
Pergamon Dictionary of Musicians and Music.  Part II: Music, Illing, Robert
81 Illing, Robert Pergamon Dictionary of Musicians and Music. Part II: Music
Pergamon Press 1964 Hardcover Near Fine 
xi, 260pp, music examples, tables, diagrams. ; Commonwealth and International Library of Science, Technology, Engineering and Liberal Studies 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Billie Holiday, James, Burnett
82 James, Burnett Billie Holiday
Tunbridge Wells Spellmount 1984 0946771057 / 9780946771059 Glazed boards Fine 
95pp, illustrations, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Callas - Portrait of a Prima Donna, Jellinek, George
83 Jellinek, George Callas - Portrait of a Prima Donna
Dover 1986 0486250474 / 9780486250472 Softcover Very Good 
416pp, 64 illustrations, repertoire list. First published in 1960, this edition provides a new preface and epilogue covering the period 1960 to the star's death in 1977. Bottom edge slightly dust stained. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Duke: A Portrait of Duke Ellington, Jewell, Derek
84 Jewell, Derek Duke: A Portrait of Duke Ellington
Elm Tree Books 1977 0241895790 / 9780241895795 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
192pp, 16 plates, select discography. Previous owners book plate. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Early Music Vol 14 No 4 November 1986, Kenyon Nicholas
85 Kenyon Nicholas Early Music Vol 14 No 4 November 1986
Oxford University Press Paperback Very Good 
Many illustrations, music examples. Slight damage to the spine. Contents include: Very low ranges in the sacred music of Ockeghem and Tinctoris; Instruments and the Faenza Codex; The secular music of Alessandro Grandi; Portraits of Johann Joachim Quantz; How Alfonso della Viola tuned his viols, and how he transposed; Vincentius and the earliest harpsichords; The Guadalupe angel musicians; The early history of the clarinet and chalumeau; The clarinet and chalumeau revisited. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Musical Lives, Kenyon Nicholas
86 Kenyon Nicholas Musical Lives
Oxford University Press 2002 0198605285 / 9780198605287 Paperback New 
313pp. Contains miniature biographies taken from the archives of the Dictionary of National Biography. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
 
 
Simon Rattle  The Making of a Conductor, Kenyon, Nicholas
87 Kenyon, Nicholas Simon Rattle The Making of a Conductor
Faber & Faber 1989 0571147976 / 9780571147977 Paperback Very Good 
246pp, many illustrations, chronology of first appearances & appointments, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz: The Bebop Years, Korall, Burt
88 Korall, Burt Drummin' Men: The Heartbeat of Jazz: The Bebop Years
Oxford University Press 2002 0195148126 / 9780195148121 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
400pp, illustrations. Biographies of swing drummers, including such greats as Chick Webb, Gene Kruppa, Jo Jones, Sid Catlett, and Buddy Rich. Korall's own memoir of nearly 50 years in the jazz world. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Josephine Lang. Her Life and Songs, Krebs, Harald and Krebs, Sharon
89 Krebs, Harald and Krebs, Sharon Josephine Lang. Her Life and Songs
Oxford University Press 2007 0195173635 / 9780195173635 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
308pp, plates, music examples, family tree, CD comprising recordings of 30 songs. Now virtually unknown, Josephine Lang (1815-1880) was one of the 19th century's most gifted and prolific composers of songs. This new biography amends earlier accounts, analyses her compositions and illuminates her relationships with other musicians, such as Mendelssohn and the Schumanns. New copy 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Notes from a Low Singer, Langdon, Michael (with Richard Fawkes )
90 Langdon, Michael (with Richard Fawkes ) Notes from a Low Singer
Julia Macrae 1982 0862031060 / 9780862031060 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
205pp, 12 plates. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Waiting for Dizzy.  Fourteen Jazz Portraits, Lees, Gene
91 Lees, Gene Waiting for Dizzy. Fourteen Jazz Portraits
New York Cooper Square Press 2000 0815410379 / 9780815410379 Softcover Fine 
251pp. The life and works of jazz musicians including Bix Beiderbecke, Herb Ellis, Benny Carter and Dizzy Gillespie. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
You Can't Steal a Gift: Dizzy, Clark, Milt, and Nat, Lees, Gene
92 Lees, Gene You Can't Steal a Gift: Dizzy, Clark, Milt, and Nat
Yale University Press 2001 0300089651 / 9780300089653 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
269pp. Foreword by Nat Hentoff. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Eighteen Song Cycles: Studies in their Interpretation. With a foreword by Neville Cardus, Lehmann, Lotte
93 Lehmann, Lotte Eighteen Song Cycles: Studies in their Interpretation. With a foreword by Neville Cardus
Cassell & Co 1971 0304938424 / 9780304938421 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xiii, 185pp. Eighteen song cycles ranging from Beethoven to Richard Strauss and including five cycles by Berlioz, Debussy and Ravel. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
 
 
Slobodskaya  A Biography of Oda Slobodskaya, Leonard, Maurice
94 Leonard, Maurice Slobodskaya A Biography of Oda Slobodskaya
Victor Gollancz 1979 057502622 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
142pp, 8 plates, discography. One of the great sopranos of the twentieth century. Previous owner's inscription. Signed by the author. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 16.00 GBP
 
 
Classic Jazz. A Personal View of the Music and the Musicians, Levin, Floyd
95 Levin, Floyd Classic Jazz. A Personal View of the Music and the Musicians
University of California Press 2000 0520213602 / 9780520213609 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
xxiii, 337pp, illustrations. Foreword by Benny Carter. A collection of Floyd Levin's articles, published mostly in jazz magazines over a fifty-year period. The articles are organized thematically, beginning with a piece on Kid Ory's early recordings and ending with a newly written article about the campaign to put up a monument to Louis Armstrong in New Orleans. Levin gives in-depth profiles of many well-known jazz legends, such as Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Ellington, and Louis Armstrong, and many lesser-known figures who contributed greatly to the development of jazz. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
How to Succeed in an Ensemble: Reflections on a Life in Chamber Music, Loft, Abram
96 Loft, Abram How to Succeed in an Ensemble: Reflections on a Life in Chamber Music
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 2003 1574670786 / 9781574670783 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
300 pp, 16 b/w photos, 6 music examples. Advice on choosing colleagues, rehearsing and performing effectively together, building repertoire, programming, touring, and other facets of the art and business of a chamber music career. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
A Dictionary of Pianists, Lyle, Wilson
97 Lyle, Wilson A Dictionary of Pianists
Robert Hale 1985 0709017499 / 9780709017493 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
343pp, frontis, 16 plates. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The Great Jazz Pianists - Speaking of Their Lives and Music., Lyons, Len
98 Lyons, Len The Great Jazz Pianists - Speaking of Their Lives and Music.
Da Capo Press 1983 0306803437 / 9780306803437 Paperback New 
322pp, b/w illustrations. A general survey of jazz pianists and their tradition, followed by interviews with 27 pianists. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The Great Jazz Pianists - Speaking of Their Lives and Music., Lyons, Len
99 Lyons, Len The Great Jazz Pianists - Speaking of Their Lives and Music.
Da Capo Press 1989 0306803437 / 9780306803437 Reprint Paperback Very Good 
322pp, b/w illustrations. A general survey of jazz pianists and their tradition, followed by interviews with 27 pianists. Previous owner's name on half title page. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
100 Mackenzie-Grieve, Averil Clara Novello. 1818-1908
Geoffrey Bles 1955 Hardcover Good 
xiv, 338pp, frontis, 8 plates, family tree. ex library, rebound, front free endpaper removed. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
< PREV  1 2 3 4   5  6 7 8 9  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@eastridingbooks.co.uk
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie
db error Data too long for column 'request' at row 1