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The Song and The Star. A Christmas Cantata For Mixed Voices

by Holton Fred B

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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Dayton, Ohio: Lorenz Publishing Company, 1928. Softcover. Card covers with vinyl spine. The Song and The Star - A Christmas Cantata for Church Choirs of Mixed Voices. Text by Herman Von Berge, music by Fred B Holton. Table of Contents list 14 songs as shown in photo. There are sixty-four printed pages of music with words. Separations exist… Read more
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The Love You Make. An Insider's Story of The Beatles

by Brown,Peter & Steven Gaines

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780070081598
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$34.50

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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1983. In The Love You Make, Peter Brown and Steven Gaines have written the dramatic truth of the Fabulous Four from Liverpool. It is a remarkable insider's account of the single greatest entertainment phenomenon of the century: It is culled from exclusive sources, documents and interviews to which no one but Peter Brown has… Read more
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Bog-Trotter. An Autobiography With Lyrics

by Previn, Dory. Drawings By Joby Baker

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Published
1980
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385147088
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$12.50

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New York: Doubleday & Company Inc., 1980. Ms. Previn continues her story in a new volume of memoirs focusing on her adult years. With immediacy and candor Ms. Previn recalls the turbulence of her life and career. She describes her relationships with Elizabeth Ashley, Miles Forman, Liza Minnelli, Judy Garland, and others whose lives have touched her… Read more
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Music And Western Man

by Garvie Peter Edited By

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Published
1958
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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London: Dent, 1958. 328pp. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Series. A symposium on music from ancient times to the present day, by eighteen of the western world's leading musical scholars. Music and Western Man brings to the ordinary music lover critical appraisal of the many treasures in the twenty centuries of music in the life of western man. A bright… Read more
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Rudiments Of Music. Book Three

by Ahrens, Cora B

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Published
1943
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Toronto: Boosey & Hawkes (Canada) Ltd, 1943. Stapled card covers. Boosey & Hawkes School Music Series No 3. Leger Lines. Treble and Bass Clefs, Notes and Spaces, Exercises and Review Tests. A bright clean book.. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Music Lessons + Music Text Book + Rudiments of Music + Music Exercises + Music Workbook + Boosey & Hawkes School… Read more
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A Treasury Of Stephen Foster

by Foster, Stephen. Foreword By Deems Taylor

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Published
1946
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First Printing Stated. BOMC Edition
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$40.00

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New York: Random House Publishers, 1946. Foreword by Deems Taylor. Historical notes by John Tasker Howard. Arrangements by Ray Lev and Dorothy Berliner Cimmins. Illustrated by William Sharp. Here are fifty of Foster's best songs for singing and playing, tried and true favorites, melodies lovingly remembered by every American which belong forever to our national folklore.... 'My Old Kentucky… Read more
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The Private World Of Leonard Bernstein

by Gruen, John Text By, Photographs By Ken Heyman

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Published
1968
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First Edition
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$74.50

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New York: The Viking Press, 1968. In 'The Private World of Leonard Bernstein', Leonard Bernstein, conductor, composer, virtuso pianist is seen as only few have been privileged to see him - off stage among his family and friends, working playing, speculating about the future. Author John Greun spent a summer in Italy with the vacationing Bernsteins, then… Read more
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Too Strong For Fantasy

by Davenport, Marcia

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Published
1967
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Very Good
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1967. Book Club Edition. "Too Strong For Fantasy" - a personal record of music, literature and politics in America and Europe over half a century. This is a fascinating book, vivid, reflective, wide ranging, embracing New York in the early 1900's and Chechoslovakia in crisis after WWII...and much, much more. Red cloth boards, black… Read more
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Ah-One, Ah-Two! Life With My Musical Family

by Welk, Lawrence with Bernice McGeehan

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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780130209900
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$17.50

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New Jersey: Prentice-Hall This is the heart - warming story of Lawrence Welk's triumphant return to television and his wonderful relationship with his "Musical Family." Music is Welk's life. When ABC cancelled his show, he felt " just about as bad as a man can feel".... Anyone who reads this lively and moving sucess story will love and… Read more
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Linda McCartney. A Portrait

by Fields, Danny

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Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781580631044
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$15.00

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Los Angeles, California: Renaissance Books,, 2000. Featuring never-before-published interviews with those who knew her best, including Beatle Paul McCartney and Linda herself, "Linda McCartney: A Portrait" is an inside look at one of rock music's few enduring marriages and one of its most fascinating women. A section of photographs provided. This is a book for anyone who thinks… Read more
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The Music Lover's Handbook

by Siegmeister, Elie (Edited by)

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New York: William Morrow & Co. 1943 (1943) Victory Edition. If you are a music lover this book was written for you - to deepen and enlarge your pleasure in music. A lively, stimulating book presenting music as a living and growing art. The editor has compiled a veritable treasury of source material on almost every phase… Read more
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Western Ontario Conservatory of Music Grade 1 Piano Graded Examination Repertoire

by Western Ontario Conservatory of Music

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Near Fine
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Oakville, Ontario, Canada: The Frederick Harris Music Co. Ltd (c. 1963) Stapled covers. A foreword by Dr. A. B. Lucus (Chairman of the Board) and Howard Munn (Principal).... "This book, published by the authority of the Board of Directors of the Western Ontario Conservatory of Music, has been compiled, edited, and arranged by the members of the Conservatory… Read more
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My Young Years

by Rubinstein, Arthur

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Published
1973
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Near Fine
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1973. BOMC Edition. The adored maestro of the piano at last tells the story of his life. Rubenstein brings us into the presence of the great, the near great, the once great, the teachers gentle or tyranical, the family, etc. Illustrated with 24 pages of photographs and mementos. Clean red cloth boards with gilt… Read more
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Benny, King Of Swing

by Baron, Stanley Introduction By

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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$30.00

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1979. A pictorial biography based on Benny Goodman's own archives. 212 illustrations. Benny Goodman is one of those rare personalities who has become a legend in his own time. His name and his clarinet will always be associated with the big band era. Black boards with gilt to spine and large artistic… Read more
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Harmony: Its Theory And Practice

by Prout, Ebenezer

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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London: Augener, Ltd., 1903. Augener's Edition No. 9182 Forty-Second Impression. The contents include 21 chapters, Appendix A,"The Ecclesiastical Modes", Appendix B, " The Harmonic Series", Analytical Index, Musical Illustrations, index to music illustrations and 4 pages of book ads. A clean tight book with normal bottom edgewear.. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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A History Of Western Music

by Grout, Donald Jay

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Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
Fifth Impression
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$17.00

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1964. Shorter Edition. Donald Jay Grout.. Professor of Music, Cornell University.." A History of Western Music " Shorter Edition, provides a text of impeccable scholarship, modern in approach, beautifully written and proportioned for the stury of music history. This short edition is based on the author's full-length study of the development of western music… Read more
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A Knight At The Opera

by Bing, Sir Rudolf

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Published
1981
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399126536
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1981. Sir Rudolf Bing, the renowned Gerneral Manager of the Metropolitan Opera for twenty-two years, reveals what running the country's greatest opera company entails. He generously shares his personal beliefs and opinions of the stars, designers, directors, managements, boards of directors and his priceless impressions of the opera - both yesterday and today...… Read more
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Stories Of The Ballets

by Davidson, Gladys

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
Edition
Ninth Impression
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$15.00

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London: Werner Laurie, 1972. The author tells the stories of many famous ballets. In outlining the plot-sequence behind the stylised actions of the dancers, she explains the underlying symbolism in each ballet and shows how effective the creative combination of movement, grouping, decor and choreography can be. The book contains an index giving details of the source of each story… Read more
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Who's Who Of Jazz. Storyville To Swing Street

by Chilton, John

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Published
1978
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Very Good
Edition
Special Edition
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Time-Life Records, 1978. (1978) Foreword by Johnny Simmen. Book VG. This is an anthology of biographies detailing the careers of 1,000 musicians whose names are part of Jazz History. All the musicians and vocalists given individual entries were born before 1920. Only musicians born or raised in the USA are included in this volume. Johnny Simmen writes " It… Read more
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Songs From The Hills. An Intimate Look At Country Music

by Von Matthiessen, Maria

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Published
1993
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: MacMillan Publishing Co., 1993. This book presents - a vision through photography that puts us in touch with all emotions chronicled in the music. Here are revealing photos of Roy Acuff, Eddy Arnold, Chet Atkins, Loretta Lynn, Ronnie Milsap, Emmy Lou Harris, Kathy Mattea, Trisha Yearwood and many more of the artists who define country past, present… Read more
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