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Michael Tippett's Operas

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Schott & Co:

Seller ID: 8447

Condition: Very Good


35pp, 4 plates. Contains:- Illusion and Actuality - The Operas of Michael Tippett by Meirion Bowen; (in English & German) View more info

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The Music of Anthony Hedges: A Catalogue of the Works of the Composer, with an Autobiographical Essay

By: Bayliss, Colin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hull, Humberside Leisure Services: 1990

Seller ID: 8438

ISBN: 0904451488

Condition: Very Good


xxxvii, 136pp, illustrations. View more info

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Britten's Century. Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten

By: Bostridge, Mark. Introduced by Nicholas Kenyon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12258

ISBN: 1441177906

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


xvii, 183pp. Considers various aspects of Britten's life and work and written by biographers, performers and music critics. View more info

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Michael Tippett

By: Bowen, Meirion

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7242

ISBN: 0860511375

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


196pp, 8 plates, music examples, chronological list of works. Bottom corner slightly bumped. View more info

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Michael Tippett

By: Bowen, Meirion

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robson Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7243

ISBN: 0860511375


196pp, 8 plates, music examples, chronological list of works. Ex library, endpaper and title page removed in slightly chipped dust jacket; The Contemporary Composers Series. View more info

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Voices for Today Op.75 Anthem for Chorus (Men, Women & Children)

By: Britten, Benjamin

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1965

Seller ID: 3822


Vocal score. viii, 44pp covers bruised else v good. Written for the 20th Anniversary of the United Nations, 24th October 1965. View more info

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Three Two-Part Songs

By: Britten, Benjamin

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: ©1960

Seller ID: 7200

Condition: Very Good


The Ride-by-Nights; The Rainbow; The Ship of Rio. Words by Walter De La Mare. For boys or female voices. 17pp. Previous owner's initials on cover. ; Sheet Music View more info

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Psalm 150 for Voices and Instruments

By: Britten, Benjamin

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes: 1963

Seller ID: 7985

Condition: Very Good


Full Score. Small stain on cover, probably from removal of price stamp. ; Sheet Music View more info

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Letters from a Life: Selected Letters and Diaries of Benjamin Britten Volume Two 1939-45

By: Britten, Benjamin - edited by Donald Mitchell & Philip Reed

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1998

Seller ID: 11745

ISBN: 0571194001

Condition: New


848pp, plates. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. The letters in this second volume are among the most fascinating of the correspondence, and - supplemented by the editors' detailed commentary and by exhaustive contemporary documentation - offer a unique insight into American history, politics and culture during the Second World War. View more info

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Four Madrigals for Unaccompanied Mixed Voices Op.29

By: Brown, Christopher

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 7203

ISBN: 0193435217

Condition: Very Good


48pp. I, Call for the robin-redbreast and the wren; ii, Merry Margaret; iii, With how sad steps, O Moon; iv, Sound the flute. Cover a little rubbed. ; Sheet Music View more info

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Benjamin Britten: A Biography

By: Carpenter, Humphrey

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1993

Seller ID: 10236

ISBN: 0571143253

Condition: Very Good


680pp, plates, map of the Suffolk coast, chronological list of compositions. Vertical crease line on spine. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. View more info

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The Music and Thought of Michael Tippett. Modern Times and Metaphysics.

By: Clarke, David

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 10516

ISBN: 052158292X


356pp, 2 tables, 43 music examples. Small remainder mark on bottom edge else fine in fine dust jacket. ; Music in the Twentieth Century View more info

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Britten and the Far East: Asian Influences in the Music of Benjamin Britten

By: Cooke, Mervyn

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Boydell Press: 1998

Seller ID: 6807

ISBN: 0851155790

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


279pp, plates, text figures, music examples, accompanying 72 minute CD contains recordings of music from the Far East that influenced Britten. ; Aldeburgh Studies in Music View more info

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The Music of William Walton

By: Howes, Frank

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1965

Seller ID: 7227

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


234pp, frontis, music examples. Slightly chipped with tears to dust jacket, spine faded, in protective film. View more info

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Portrait of Elgar

By: Kennedy, Michael

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1987

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9850

ISBN: 0192840177

Condition: Very Good


393pp, 17 plates, chronological list & classified index of works, recordings cunducted by Elgar. Previous owner's signature. View more info

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Portrait of Elgar

By: Kennedy, Michael

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9902

ISBN: 019315448X

Condition: Very Good


391pp, illustrations, chronological list of works, recordings conducted by Elgar. View more info

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Portrait of Elgar

By: Kennedy, Michael

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1968

Seller ID: 12649

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


324pp, plates, chronological list of works, list of recordings conducted by Elgar. Dust jacket price clipped. View more info

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Psalmus Hungaricus. Op. 13 The 55th Psalm in a Hungarian Paraphrase. for Tenor Solo, Chorus and Orchestra

By: Kodaly, Zoltan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Universal: 1955

Seller ID: 12606

Condition: Very Good


Vocal score. UE8463. 33pp, text in English and German. Previous owner's signature on cover, crossed out. ; Sheet Music View more info

Image for Frederick Delius: 1862-1934 a Catalogue of the Music Archive of the Delius Trust, London

Frederick Delius: 1862-1934 a Catalogue of the Music Archive of the Delius Trust, London

By: Lowe, Rachel

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Delius Trust: 1974

Seller ID: 7095

ISBN: 085162023X

Condition: Fine


a limited edition of 500. 182pp, frontis, illustrations, facsimiles. View more info

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Britten

By: Matthews, David

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Haus Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 8459

ISBN: 190434139X

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


182p, illustrations. The author first met Benjamin Britten after working on the rehearsal score of The Burning Fiery Furnace in 1966, and afterwards worked for him as music assistant. He brings a personal perspective to this introduction to Britten's life and work, with notes on and quotations from people close to the composer, among them Peter Pears, Imogen Holst, John Piper, WH Auden and Michael Tippett. View more info