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1701 Olleson, Edward Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association 94th Session , 196768
Paperback Very Good 
153pp, music examples, fold out chart. Contents includes: - Post-Twelve-Note Analysis; Sources of Old Hall Music; The Cultivation of Music in English Cathedrals in the Reign of Elizabeth I; Dating Purcell's 'Dido and Aeneas'; The Music of Philip Hart (c. 1676-1749) ; Opera under the French Revolution; The Part-songs of the English Lutenists; From Garrick to Gluck: the Reform of Theatre and Opera in the mid-Eighteenth Century. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1702 Olleson, Edward Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 98, 1971/72
Paperback Very Good 
153pp. Contents includes: Charles Koechlin and the Early Sound Film; Couperin Motets at Tenbury; The Theory and Practice of Piccinnisme; Word-Setting in the Songs of Byrd; The Church Music of Pelham Humfrey; The Making of Don Carlos; Revisions in the Chamber Music of Matthew Locke; Music in the Viennese Popular Theatre of the 18th & 19th Centuries. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1703 Olleson, Edward Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 99, 1972/1973
Paperback Very Good 
142pp, music examples. Contents includes: The Gemshorn: a Reconstruction; St Cecilia and Music; The Unknown Vaughan Williams; The Two Traviatas; The French Operatic Overture from Gretry to Berlioz; Ralph Vaughan Williams and his Choice of Words for Music; The Concertos of Johann Adolf Hasse; Tradition and Experiment in the Devotional Music of George Jeffreys. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1704 Olleson, Edward Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 101, 1974/1975
Paperback Very Good- 
149pp, music examples, plate. Contents includes: The Evolution of Trumpet Music up to Fantini; 'La Grande Chanson Courtoise': The Cansons of Adam de la Halle; The Printing of William Holder's 'Principles of Harmony'; The Oratorios ofAlessandro Stradella; The Young Verdi and Shakespeare; The Nomenclature of Wagner's Sketches. In Defence of J. A. Scheibe against J. S. Bach; New Light on John Stanley's Organ Music; Music and Drama in the Operas of Giovanni Bononcini. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1705 Olleson, Edward & Fortune, Nigel Music & Letters. a Quarterly Publication Volume 65.
Oxford University Press 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
Numbers 3. July. Pp219 - 327, music examples. Contents includes; The Role of Music in the Liturgical Drama: a Revelation; Word-Setting in the Strophic Lied; 'Music and Sweet Poetry'? Verse for English Lute Song and Continuo Song; Mahler and Schubert's A minor Sonata D: 784. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1706 Olleson, Philip Samuel Wesley: the Man and His Music
Woodbridge, Suffolk Boydell Press 2003 1843830310 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
384pp, illustrations, music examples, maps, family tree, list of works. Draws on letters, family papers, and other contemporary documents in this study of Wesley, his music, and his life and times. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
1707 Olsen, Helge Svenska Kyrkomusici Biografisk Uppslagsbok 1944
Stockholm Forlag Helge Olsen 1944 Paperback 
596pp, short biographies, many with a portrait. In Swedish. A little repaired damage to base of spine, internally very good. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
1708 Opperby, Preben Leopold Stokowski
Midas Books 1982 0859362531 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
288pp, illustrations, discography, list of first performances. Previous owners name on endpaper 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1709 Opperby, Preben Leopold Stokowski
Midas Books 1982 0859362531 Hardcover 
288pp, illustrations, discography, list of first performances. Ex library, usual stamps else very good in very good dust jacket 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1710 Opstad, Gillian Debussy's Mélisande. The Lives of Georgette Leblanc, Mary Garden and Maggie Teyte
Boydell Press 2009 1843834596 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
1711 Orga Altes: Chopin: His Life and Times
Midas Books 1976 0859360571 Hardcover; Tan Cloth Gilt Titles Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
144pp, illustrations. Slight mark from previous owner's book plate on endpaper, very good copy in dust jacket, chipped with repaired tear. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1712 Orga, Ates Beethoven. His Life and Times
Tunbridge Wells Midas Books 1983 0859360822 Reprint Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
176pp, illustrations. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1713 Orlandi, Enzo (editor) Pugnetti, Gino (text) The Life and Times of Beethoven
Paul Hamlyn 1967 Glazed boards Near Fine 
Portraits of Greatness. 75pp, illustrations, many in colour, pictorial endpapers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1714 Orrey, Leslie The Encyclopedia of Opera
Pitman 1976 0273002376 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
376pp, 200+ b/w photographs, 24 colour plates. 700+ operas with dates of premieres & outstanding revivals for all works in the present international repertory - biographical notes on composers, librettists, singers, conductors, designers, producers, writers. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1715 Osborne Richard: Conversations with Karajan
Oxford University Press 1991 019284024X Paperback Very Good+ 
169pp, illustrations, selected recordings. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1716 Osborne, Charles The Complete Operas of Strauss: A Critical Guide
Victor Gollancz 1992 0575053798 Paperback 
251pp, a few music examples. Ex library, minimal stamps, marks from sellotape and number on base of spine. Good clean copy 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1717 Osborne, Charles Verdi A Life in the Theatre
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 0297791176 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
viii, 360pp, 16 plates, list of works. Dust jacket price clipped. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1718 Osborne, Charles The Complete Operas of Mozart: A Critical Guide
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1978 0575022213 Hardcover Very Good 
349pp, frontis, 14 plates. Spine a little faded, no dust jacket. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1719 Osborne, Charles The Complete Operas of Puccini
Victor Gollancz 1981 0575030135 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
279pp, 8 platesm, music examples. A critical guide to the 12 operas. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
1720 Osborne, Charles Wagner and His World
Thames and Hudson 1977 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
128pp, 142 illustrations. Relevant newspaper clipping inserted loosely. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1721 Ottaway, Hugh Mozart
Orbis 1979 0856130699 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
208pp, many illustrations, colour & b/w. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1722 Otter, Patrick Yorkshire Airfields in the Second World War
Newbury, Berkshire. Countryside Books 1999 1853065420 Paperback Very Good+ 
319pp, illustrations, maps. Describes the history of the airfields and highlights the major operations of the 29 squadrons stationed in them. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1723 Page, Tim Music from the Road: Views and Reviews, 1978-1992
Oxford University Press 1992 0195073150 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1724 Page, Tim Tim Page on Music: Views and Reviews
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 2002 157467076X 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
1725 Paget, Michael Gaudeamus! 1 Deo Gratias
Ashcott, Somerset Paget Publications ©1991 0951428330 Paperback Very Good 
32pp. Part-songs for skilled choirs, chamber choirs & choral societies to celebrate the birth of Christ. Slight crease to top corner of cover. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1726 Paget, Michael Gaudeamus! 2 Cantate Angeli
Ashcott, Somerset Paget Publications 1991 0951428349 Paperback Very Good 
28pp. Part-songs for skilled choirs, chamber choirs & choral societies to celebrate the birth of Christ. ; The Cathedral & Choral Society Carol Book; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1727 Pahlen, Kurt Music of the World: a History The Authoritative Account of the Art of Music & the Lives of Musicians in all Times and in all Countries
Spring Books N.D. Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
424pp, 400 illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1728 Pahlen, Kurt Great Singers: from the Seventeenth Century to the Present Day
W. H. Allen 1973 0491013612 2nd printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
266pp, 16 plates. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1729 Pahlen, Kurt The World of the Oratorio - Oratorio, Mass, Requiem, Te Deum, Stabat Mater and Large Cantatas
Aldershot Scolar Press 1990 0859678660 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
357pp, plates, music examples. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
1730 Paine, John Knowles Three Chamber Works for Piano and Strings Edited by John C. Schmidt
Madison, Wisconsin A-R Editions 1991 0895792613 Paperback Near Fine 
xxvii, 89pp. Contents: - Sonata for Piano and Violin, Op. 24; Romanza and Humoreske, Op. 30 (for piano and cello) ; Larghetto and Humoreske, Op. 32 (for piano, violin, and cello) score and parts; Recent Researches in American Music Vol 17 
Price: 25.00 GBP
1731 Paisiello, Giovanni Le Barbier De Seville: Ouverture
Paris Heugel Et Cie 1962 Paperback Very Good 
Miniature score. 19pp. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1732 Palmer, Fiona M. & Professor Bennett Zon Vincent Novello 1781-1861. Music for the Masses
Ashgate Publishing Limited 2006 0754634957 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
274pp, 10 b&w illustrations and 20 music examples. ; Music in Nineteenth Century Britain 
Price: 50.00 GBP
1733 Palmer, Peggy Spencer This is the Day Which the Lord Hath Made
Cramer 1969 Paperback Fine 
Psalm 118, verse 24 & others. Festival Anthem for massed unison singers and double S A choir, with accompaniment for piano or organ. This sale for 6 copies, others available; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1734 Palmer, Richard Sonny Rollins. the Cutting Edge
Continuum 2004 0826469167 Revised Edition Paperback New 
214pp, discography. This book charts the career of one of the world's great tenor saxophonists. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
1735 Palmer, Tony Menuhin: A Family Portrait
Faber & Faber 1991 0571165826 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xi, 207pp, 12 plates. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1736 Panassie, Hugues & Gautier, Madeleine Dictionnaire Du Jazz
Paris Editions Albin Michel 1971 Paperback 
360pp, 86 photographs. Preface by Louis Armstrong. Surface of top of spine slightly chipped else very good. Previous owners book plate. In French 
Price: 15.00 GBP
1737 Panofsky, Walter Wagner: A Pictorial Biography
Thames & Hudson 1963 Hardcover 
144pp, 148 illustrations. Ex library, usual stamps else very good in dust jacket with a little loss to rear wrap around flap. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1738 Parakilas, James and Others Piano Roles. Three Hundred Years of Life with the Piano
New Haven Yale University Press 2000 0300080557 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
461pp, many illustrations, colour and b/w. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
1739 Parisotti, A. Arie Antiche. Collezione Completa, 30 Arie. Volume Secondo
Ricordi 1947 Paperback Good 
Raccolte ed Elaborate per Canto e Pianoforte da Parisotti. Spine repaired, contents clean and clear. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1740 Parker, Chris B Flat, Bebop, Scat. Jazz Short Stories and Poems
Quartet Books 1986 0704325683 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
186pp, illustrated with line drawings by Willa Woolston. Stories and poems exploring the world of jazz and blues, with works on individual performers and true-life accounts of early brushes with jazz. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1741 Parks, C. Carson Somethin' Stupid. (Recorded by Frank and Nancy Sinatra on Reprise Records)
Montclare Music ©1966 Paperback Very Good 
4pp. Slight edge-wear. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.50 GBP
1742 Parrish & Ohl: Masterpieces of Music before 1750
Faber & Faber 1952 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
x, 235pp, 50 extended music examples. An Anthology of Musical Examples from Gregorian Chant to J. S. Bach. Compiled & Edited with Historical & Analytical Notes. Previous owner's signature and very slight foxing on endpaper. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1743 Parry C. H. H. Blest Pair of Sirens (At a Solemn Music) an Ode by Milton, Set for Choir and Orchestra.
Sevenoaks, Kent Novello & Co 1966 Paperback Very Good 
Four-part arrangement by C. S. Lang. 17pp 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1744 Parry, W.H. Christmas Day and Every Day: a Festival of Music and Readings
Chappell & Co 1966 Paperback Very Good 
For Christmas and other seasonal occasions, for voices with accompaniments for piano and optional instruments. 24pp. Score; Group Music Making Series 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1745 Partch, Harry Genesis of a Music. An Account of a Creative Work, its Roots, and its Fulfillments
Da Capo Press 1974 030680106X Paperback Fine 
517pp, illustrations, music examples, diagrams. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
1746 Pastras, Phil Dead Man Blues. Jelly Roll Morton Way out West
University of California Press 2001 0520215230 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
1747 Patton, Marcus The Opera Hat of Sir Hamilton Harty
Grand Piano Press 2003 095458130X Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
x, 192pp, illustrations, colour & b/w, by the author. Slight crease to corner of cover. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 12.00 GBP
1748 Paul, John Modern Harpsichord Makers: Portraits of Nineteen British Craftsmen & Their Work
Victor Gollancz 1981 0575029854 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
vii, 280pp, illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1749 Pavarotti, Luciano & William Wright Pavarotti. My World
Chatto & Windus 1995 0701163232 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
345pp, 24 plates, colour & b/w. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1750 Paver, Chloe E.M. Narrative and Fantasy in the Post-War German Novel: a Study of Novels by Johnson, Frisch, Wolf, Becker, and Grass
Oxford University Press 1999 019815965X Hardcover; Black Cloth, Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
239pp. ; Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1751 Payne, Anthony Schoenberg
Oxford University Press 1977 0193141167 Paperback 
61pp, music examples. Ex college library, a little surface damage to base of spine, remains of book plate. ; Oxford Studies of Composers 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1752 Pearsall, Ronald Victorian Popular Music
Newton Abbot David & Charles 1973 0715371290 Paperback Very Good 
240pp, illustrations. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1753 Pearson nathan W. Goin' to Kansas City
MacMillan 1988 0333446321 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
xviii, 252pp, illustrations, discography. Deals with the origins, history and development of jazz in Kansas City from the early years of this century to the end of World War II. Spine of dust jacket faded. ; Macmillan Popular Music Series 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1754 Pearson, Gordon Hull and East Coast Fishing
City of Kingston Upon Hull Museums and Art Galleries 1976 0904490076 Paperback Near Fine 
24pp, illustrations, colour & b/w, line drawings. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1755 Pearson, Lynn F. Building the East Riding. A Guide to its Architecture and History
Otley, Yorkshire Smith Settle 1995 1858250307 Paperback Fine 
159pp, illustrations, colour and b/w. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1756 Pearton, Maurice The LSO At 70: A History of the Orchestra
Victor Gollancz 1974 0575017635 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
240pp, 16 plates 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1757 Perin, Nigel et al The King's Singers - a Self-Portrait
Robson Books 1980 086051109X Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
160pp, many illustrations, discography. Foreword by Steve Race. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1758 Perkins, Jocelyn The Organs and Bells of Westminster Abbey
Novello & Co 1937 First Edition Hardcover; Red Cloth, Gilt 
109pp, frontis, illustrations. Previous owners signature on front free endpaper, endpapers browned else very good in slightly foxed, price clipped dust jacket. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
1759 Perlis, Vivian Charles Ives Remembered: an Oral History
Yale University Press 1974 0300017588 Hardcover 
237pp, illustrations, facsimiles. Ex library, front endpaper removed, unobtrusive stamps, in slightly chipped dust jacket 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1760 Perrot, Jean; Deane, N. Organ from Its Invention in the Hellenistic Period to the End of the Thirteenth Century
Oxford University Press 1971 0193184184 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
xxv, 317pp, plates, text figures. Translated by Norma Deane. A heavy book. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
1761 Pestalozza, A; Words by Tiochet, C. - English Version by J. Trevor Ciribiribin
G. Ricordi 1935 Paperback Very Good 
Voice and piano accompaniment. A little dust staining. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1762 Petchey, Richard (editor) Into the Twentieth Century
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
30pp. Composers leading up to the turn of the century, including Puccini and Chausson. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1763 Petchey, Richard (editor) Bohemia
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
30pp. Smetana, Liszt, Dvorak, Tchaikovsky, Brahms & Chopin. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1764 Petchey, Richard (editor) Opera
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
31pp. Pieces from favourite operas, by composers like Wagner, Puccini and Offenbach. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1765 Petchey, Richard (editor) Songs from Four Centuries
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
30pp. This book features favourite composers like Tchaikovsky, and well known songs such as Rule, Britannia. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1766 Petchey, Richard (editor) The Russian Romantics
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1984 Paperback Near Fine 
31pp. Romantic pieces by Famous Russian composers such as Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1767 Petchey, Richard (editor) Early Romantic
Aston Tirrold, Oxfordshire Oxford Music Associates Ltd 1989 Paperback Near Fine 
31pp. Pieces from the early Romantic period by Beethoven, Schumann, Schubert, Chopin, Berlioz, Johann Strauss the Younger and Mendelssohn. ; The Classical Keyboard Collection; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1768 Peters, Harry B. The Literature of the Woodwind Quintet
Metuchen, N.J. The Scarecrow Press, Inc 1971 0810803682 Hardcover 
174pp. Ex library, book plate on front endpaper, usual stamps else very good, no dust jacket. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1769 Petherick, Horace Joseph Guarnerius. His Work and His Master
The Strad 1906 First Edition Hardcover 
220pp. Numerous illustrations by the author and 41 full-page reproductions of photographs. Burgundy cloth-binding with gilt lettering, edges of binding and spine rubbed, browning of prelims, a little foxing. Previous owners name on endpaper. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
1770 Petrassi, Goffredo Magnificat Per Soprano Leggero, Coro E Orchestra. Riduzione Per Canto E Pianoforte
Ricordi 1970 Paperback Very Good 
86pp. Previous owner's name on cover. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 20.00 GBP
1771 Petrova, Elena Inspirace. Pro Klavir Na Ctyri Ruce.
Prague Panton 1985 Paperback Very Good- 
22pp. (Inspirations - for piano 4-hands) Ex library usual stamps, slight loss of surface on cover. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1772 Pettitt, John Maria Callas. A Record Obsession
Ilkley, Yorkshire Odda Press 2001 0953900606 Paperback Near Fine Signed by Author
214pp, illustrations. Signed To Jean with love from John. Viva Maria. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 GBP
1773 Pettitt, Stephen J. Dennis Brain. A Biography
Robert Hale Ltd 1976 070915772X First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
192pp, plates, list of recordings. ; 192 pages 
Price: 20.00 GBP
1774 Peuerl, Paul Two Suites for 4 Recorders - 4 Blockflöten
Universal ©1959 Paperback Very Good 
UE12596. Arranged and edited by Robert Stock & Carl Dolmetsch. Score. ; Dolmetsch Recorder Series; Sheet Music 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1775 Peyser, Joan Leonard Bernstein
Bantam Books 1988 0553175068 Paperback Very Good 
430pp, 32 plates 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1776 Peyser, Joan The Memory of all That. The Life of George Gershwin
Billboard Books 1998 0823083322 Paperback Fine 
319pp, 32 plates. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1777 Peyser, Joan Boulez: Composer, Conductor, Enigma
Cassell & Co 1977 0304299014 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
303pp, plates, music examples. Ex library, usual stamps sellotape remains on boards. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1778 Peyser, Joan The Music of My Time
New York Pro/Am Music 1995 0912483997 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
480pp, illustrations. Major 20th-century composers, performers and institutions are profiled in 50 musical studies. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
1779 Peyser, Joan The Musical Quarterly. Vol LXIX, No 2 Spring 1983
G. Schirmer, Inc. Paperback Near Fine 
pp159-295, illustrations, music examples. Includes: Romantic Form and Content in the Slow Movement of Beethoven's Violin Concerto; Klee and Webern: Speculations on Modernist Theories of Composition; Substance and Function in Concepts of Musical Structure; Calderón/Schopenhauer/Wagner: The Story of a Misunderstanding; Robert Bremner and his. Thoughts on the Performance of Concert Music; Jewish Musicians at the Tudor Court. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1780 Peyser, Joan To Boulez and Beyond: Music in Europe Since The Rite of Spring
New York Billboard Books 1999 0823078752 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
382pp, plates. Traces the development of classical music from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day. A guide to the sense behind the sound and an analysis of major musical trends. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
1781 Pfordten, Hermann Freiherr V. D. Beethoven
Leipzig Quelle & Meyer 1922 Flexible cloth Very Good- 
viii, 144pp, frontis portrait. Corners slightly bumped, fading to spine. ; Wissenschaft Und Bildung 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1782 Phelan. Nancy Charles Mackerras. A Musicians' Musician
Victor Gollancz 1987 0575036206 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
367pp, 16 plates, music examples, discography. With appendices by Sir Charles MacKerras, foreword by Lord Harewood. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1783 Philipp, Lillie H. Piano Technique. Tone, Touch, Phrasing and Dynamics
Dover 1982 0486242722 Paperback Very Good+ 
vi, 90pp, 64 illustrations, musical examples, exercises. Unabridged and corrected republication of the 1969 edition. Slight crease to cover. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
1784 Phillips, C. Henry The Singing Church: an Outline History of Music sung by Choir and People
Faber & Faber 1958 Hardcover 
279pp, 8 plates, 61 music examples. A good clean copy, some marks to front endpapers in slightly chipped dust jacket. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1785 Phillips, John C. World Rejoice! A Suite of Traditional Carols from Five Nations
Novello ©1970 Paperback Very Good 
18pp. Arranged for Female and/or Boys voices, piano, strings and percussion, with alternative accompaniment for piano and optional percussion only. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1786 Piggott, Derek Beginning Gliding: the Fundamentals of Soaring Height
A & C Black 1975 0713615788 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
208pp, plates, text figures. Reprinted 1977 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1787 Pilkington, Michael Campion, Dowland and the Lutenist Songwriters
Bloomington Indiana University Press 1989 0253346959 Hardcover; Black Cloth, Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
x, 179pp. A comprehensive guide to songs of the sixteenth & seventeenth century. The songs described were designed to be sung with the lute but can be performed effectively with a keyboard accompaniment. He description of each song includes its tonality, range, meter & duration as well as the difficulty of both the voice part & the accompaniment. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
1788 Pine, Richard & Charles Acton To Talent Alone. Royal Irish Academy of Music, 1848-1998
Gill & Macmillan Ltd 1998 0717127591 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xxv, 627pp, colour frontis, plates, text illustrations. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
1789 Pino, David The Clarinet and Clarinet Playing
Dover Publications 1998 0486402703 Paperback Very Good 
320pp, illustrations. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1790 Pirie, Peter J. The English Musical Renaissance, Twentieth century British composers & their Works
Victor Gollancz 1979 0575026790 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
270pp, 8 plates. Ex school library, unobtrusive name name stamped on title page. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1791 Piston, Walter Harmony
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1948 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
vi, 344pp, numerous music examples. Worn dust jacket. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1792 Pittier, Jacques Michel The Musician and the Man: Portrait of Victor Desarzens 1908-1986
Vevey, Switzerland Nestle 1992 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
156pp, many photographs. Published on the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1793 Placksin, Sally Jazz Women 1900 to the Present. Their Words, Lives and Music
Pluto Press 1985 0745300898 Paperback Very Good 
xvii, 332pp, plates. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1794 Pleasants, Henry Death of a Music
Jazz Book Club 1962 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
191pp. Foxed along top edge. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1795 Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph 6 Duos Pour Deux Violons. Op. 23. Cah.1 (Nos 1-3) for Two Violins and Piano
H. Litolff N.D. Paperback Good 
Arranged by Max Schultze. Score and parts. Cover disbound, dust staining and a little edge wear. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 10.00 GBP
1796 Pocock, Michael York Between the Wars
Beverley, East Yorkshire Highgate Press 1993 0948929693 Glazed Pictorial Paper Covers Near Fine 
56pp A collection of photographs by Donald Gaddes Sheldon. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1797 Pollack, Howard Skyscraper Lullaby: the Life and Music of John Alden Carpenter
Smithsonian 1995 1560984007 Hardcover; Green Cloth/Black Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
511pp, plates, music examples. John Alden Carpenter (1876-1951) was one of the wealthiest businessmen in Chicago, and also one of the most inventive and original American composers of his generation whose work was championed by Koussevitsky, Diaghilev and Bruno Walter. The first full length study of this major figure chronicles Carpenter's hectic artistic and business career, and examines the influences of popular music and jazz that played a vital role in the development of his distinctively Modernist musical style. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1798 Pollard, Harold Anita. Intermezzo. Piano Solo
Beal, Stuttard & Co 1917 Paperback Good+ 
Cover partially detached, dust staining. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 8.00 GBP
1799 Pollen, Daniel A. Hannah's Heirs The Quest for the Genetic Origins of Alzheimer's Disease
Oxford University Press 1996 0195106520 Paperback Very Good+ 
310pp, illustrations. Incldes the discovery of 'Hannah's gene' Stamped damaged on title page, very slight bump on corners and dust stain on bottom edge. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
1800 Poriss, Hilary Changing the Score. Arias, Prima Donnas, and the Authority of Performance
Oxford University Press 2009 019538671X Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
236pp, 6 b/w halftones, 18 line illustrations. Fully explores the practice of aria insertion during the 19th century. It uncovers many examples of prima donnas singing their own aria choices and provides new insight into personalities and talents of many individual singers. The last chapter focuses on a short story published in 1849, forgotten until now. New copy; AMS Studies in Music 
Price: 24.00 GBP
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