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The Shaker Spiritual
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The Shaker Spiritual

By Patterson, Daniel W.

Mineola, NY: Dover. Very Good; Light edgewear.. 2000. Second Edition. Softcover. 0486413756 . Pictorial softcover. xxv, 562 pages. Black and white illustrations, notes on the songs, checklist of song manuscripts, notes, indices. An important piece of ethnomusicological research presenting 366 songs and a historical summary of the origins and characteristics of the Shaker spiritual, and how the music shaped the Shaker's beliefs and rituals. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Dictionary of Pipe Organ Stops

By Irwin, Stevens

NY: G. Schirmer, Inc.. Good in Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, text heavily underlined. Jacket . chipped and rubbed with closed tears.. 1965. Revised Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Title continued: Detailed descriptions of more than 600 stops, together with definitions of many other terms connected with the organ, and an examination of the acoustical properties of many types of pipes and the various divisions of the organ. Red cloth. vi, 276 pages. Black and white photos and illustrations, bibliography, credits, and description of end paper charts. A course in musical acoustics as applied to the special problems of the pipe organ and an alphabetical dictionary of practically all of the stops that are found in American, Canadian, and English pipe organs. .

$20.00

Latin Motets: a Performing Edition, Book Two
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Latin Motets: a Performing Edition, Book Two

By Mawby, Colin

Suffolk, UK: Kevin Mayhew Ltd.. Very Good. 2005. First Printing. Softcover. 1844174638 . Translations and index. A collection of singer and listener friendly Latin choral music. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 184 pages .

$20.00

Enjoy Your Recorder:  A New, Complete Method of Instruction for the  Recorder, Including Exercises, Reviews, Trill Charts, Ornaments and  Embellishments, Duets, Trios, and Quartets
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Enjoy Your Recorder: A New, Complete Method of Instruction for the Recorder, Including Exercises, Reviews, Trill Charts, Ornaments and Embellishments, Duets, Trios, and Quartets

By Trapp Family Singers

Sharon, CT: Magnamusic Distributors, Inc.. Very Good. 1954. Later Printing. Softcover. 0913334014 . Stapled softcover. Black and white photos. Book M-1 for C-Soprano or C-Tenor. ; 4to; 48 pages .

$13.00

The Mikado:  Or, the Town Fo Titipu
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The Mikado: Or, the Town Fo Titipu

By Sullivan, Arthur; Gilbert, W. S.

NY: G. Schirmer, Inc.. Very Good. 2002. First Printing. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. xvi, 231 pages. Selected discography, filmography, videography and black and white illustrations. The vocal score including the complete music and all dialogue, a plot synopsis, and articles on the famous partnership and history of the Mikado which is been authenticated and edited by Bryceson Treharne. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$10.00

The New Church Anthem Book:  One Hundred Anthems
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The New Church Anthem Book: One Hundred Anthems

By Dakers, Lionel (editor)

Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good; Owner address label on front free endpaper.. 1994. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 0193531097 . xiii, 578 pages. Index by composer and select liturgical index. A composite collection of church music spanning the centuries designed to be performed by whole, depleted, or incomplete choirs with or without keyboard accompaniments. .

$16.00

King Joe Oliver
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King Joe Oliver

By Allen, Walter C. ; Rust, Brian A. L.

London: Jazz Book Club. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, musty, foxing to edges.. 1957. Hardcover. xii, 224 pp. Five illustrations, extensive appendices. A detailed biography of early jazz pioneer, cornet player, band leader, and Louis Armstrong mentor, King Joe Oliver. .

$15.00

After-Supper Songs
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After-Supper Songs

By Coolidge, Elizabeth

Chicago and New York: Herbert S. Stone and Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, pages well-thumbed, rear free . endpaper removed, waterstain to page tops bleeding to top edge of rear . endpapers.. 1899. Hardcover. 20 songs with lyrics, music, and color illustration. Subjects range from first trousers, to teddy bears, to bedtime. Red cloth with yellow ruling and titling and color illustration on front boards. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages .

$20.00

Guitar Player Repair Guide 3rd Edition:  How to Set Up, Maintain and  Repair Electrics and Acoustics
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Guitar Player Repair Guide 3rd Edition: How to Set Up, Maintain and Repair Electrics and Acoustics

By Erlewine, Dan

NY: Backbeat Books. Very Good; Small lower front cover curl, stains to rear cover and the last . few pages.. 2007. First Printing. Softcover. 0879309210 . Glossy pictorial softcover. Black and white photos and illustrations, index, and DVD. A complete step-by-step maintenance manual complete with DVD for all levels, topics include cleaning your guitar, adjusting the truss rod, electric guitar adjustments, nut replacement, fretwork, and finishing. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages .

$16.00

Mel Bay\'s Reggae Grooves for Electric Bass
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Mel Bay's Reggae Grooves for Electric Bass

By Matheos, Chris

Pacific, MO: Mel Bay Publications. Very Good; Light wear to covers.. 1998. Softcover. 0786629401 . Stapled pictorial wraps. Musical notation and tabs. An introduction to the bass in reggae music with advice on choosing the proper instrument, rhythmic displacement and breathing, moving patterns, and rhythm. CD included. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 24 pages .

$10.00

Funk Bass
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Funk Bass

By Liebman, Jon

Milwaukee: Hal Leonard Publishing Corp.. Very Good; Light wear to covers.. 1992. Softcover. 079351620x . Stapled pictorial wraps. Black and white photographs, musical notation and tabs, appendix, and discography. An introduction to the funk style of bass playing with chapters on practicing, stylistic elements, establishing a groove, equipment, and a comprehensive discography. CD included. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages .

$10.00

Hank Williams:  From Life to Legend
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Hank Williams: From Life to Legend

By Rivers, Jerry

Goodlettsville, TN: Self Published. Very Good; Covers worn, Ernest Tubb record shops price sticker on rear . cover.. 1980. Second Edition. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. Black and white photos, bibliography, and discography. Biography of the country music legend written by a member of his band, the Drifting Cowboys. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 57 pages .

$22.00

The Big Bands
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The Big Bands

By Simon, George T.

NY: Macmillan Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Jackets and boards waterstained.. 1969. Seventh Printing. Hardcover. Foreword by Frank Sinatra. Selective discography, index, many photographs. A swingin' look at the golden age of the Big Bands, written in a lively and opinionated style. Red cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 537 pages .

$13.00

Sweet Soul Music:  Rhythm and Blues and the Southern Dream of Freedom
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Sweet Soul Music: Rhythm and Blues and the Southern Dream of Freedom

By Guralnick, Peter

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good; Light foxing to edges.. 1999. Third Printing. Softcover. 0316332739 . Many photos, index, discography, bibliography. ; 438 pages .

$10.00

Selective Record Guide
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Selective Record Guide

By Smith, Moses

NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed with several . missing pieces.. 1950. First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Inscribed by author on front endpaper. Index. A guide to classical record collecting from a well-known music critic and former director at Columbia Records. ; 300 pages; Signed by Author .

$15.00

The Jazz State of Indiana
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The Jazz State of Indiana

By Schiedt, Duncan P.

Duncan P Schiedt. Very Good; Gift inscription on front free endpaper.. 1977. First Edition. Softcover. 0960352805 . ix, 256 pp. Many illustrations and photos. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 256 pages .

$18.00

Folk Music and Dances of Ireland
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Folk Music and Dances of Ireland

By Breathnack, Breandan

Dublin: Mercier Press. Very Good. 1993. Later Printing. Softcover. 0853425094 . Index, appendices, music, photos. "A study of the history, development and present condition of Irish traditional music, song, and dance." (rear cover blurb) ; 152 pages .

$20.00

Some Girls Do and Some Girls Don\'t:  Sheet Music Covers
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Some Girls Do and Some Girls Don't: Sheet Music Covers

By Locantro, Tony

London: Quartet Books. Very Good. 1985. First Edition. Softcover. 0704334569 . Fifty color plates of examples of British sheet music covers from the 1850s to the 1930s with text describing their musical and social significance on each facing page. Bibliography. Sticker liftoff on front cover. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$17.00

Elgar in Manuscript
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Elgar in Manuscript

By Anderson, Robert

Portland, OR: Amadeus Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. 0931340322 . xii, 204 pp. Index, further reading, list of sources, many illustrations. Here Robert Anderson examines the manuscript evidence - from Elgars early exercises revealing his painstaking method of self-education, to such supreme achievements as the Enigma Variations and the Cello Concerto- and discusses the remarkable insights it provides into the development of his compositions, his influences and ambitions. (front jacket flap). .

$13.00

A Short Course in Music, Book One
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A Short Course in Music, Book One

By Ripley, Frederic H. ; Tapper, Thomas

NY: American Book Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, penciled owner name on front . free endpaper, pages toned, some light finger soiling.. 1898. Hardcover. Printed paper-covered boards with design of two children singing and playing a double flute by Amy Sacker on front boards. Green cloth spine. Index. Many engraved portraits of composers and poets. Words and music to many popular songs designed for elementary music instruction. ; Natural Music Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages .

$15.00

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