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  • Day for Dancingby Kenneth W. Hart

    University of North Texas Press 2014; US$ 19.96

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  • Experiencing Leonard Bernsteinby Kenneth LaFave

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 44.99

    In this book, Kenneth LaFave guides readers past Bernstein?s famously tortured personal problems and into the clarity and balance of his Serenade after Plato?s Symposium for Violin and Orchestra , the intense drama of his music for On the Waterfront , the existential cosmography of his three symphonies, and his vibrant works for the musical... more...

  • The Black Hornby Robert Lee Watt

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 74.99

    Today, the number of African Americans who hold chairs in major American symphony orchestras are few and far between, and Watt is the first in many years to write about this uniquely exhilarating?and at times painful?experience. more...

  • Chopinby James Huneker

    The Floating Press 1900; US$ 6.99

    Frederic Chopin (1810 - 1849) was one of the most influential musicians of the 19th Century. Discovered as a child-prodigy pianist in his native Poland, he later travelled to France, where he remained after the Polish uprising of 1830-31. There he gave few public performances, but worked as composer and piano teacher. He later became a French citizen... more...

  • Das Judentum in Richard Wagners "Ring des Nibelungen": Eine kritische Diskussionsgeschichteby Michael Günther

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 37.13

    Hauptbeschreibung Richard Wagners Antisemitismus polarisiert bis heute. Dabei geht es nicht um die Frage, ob Wagner Antisemit war, denn dies lässt sich anhand seiner Schriften eindeutig belegen. Vielmehr wird die Diskussion von der Frage bestimmt, ob antisemitische Tendenzen auch den musikalischen Werken Wagners innewohnen. Spätestens seit Adornos... more...

  • "Words are flying out": Die Text-Geschichte der Beatlesby Carsten Dürkob

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 31.83

    Hauptbeschreibung Band-Biographien, die die Karriere-Umstände und die Erfolge der Beatles nachzeichnen, gibt es zur Genüge. Demgegenüber gibt es - nicht einmal im angelsächsischen Raum - keine auch nur im Ansatz detaillierte Darstellung zur Entwicklung der Song-Texte und der Beziehungen der Texte untereinander. Das ist um so erstaunlicher, als der... more...

  • Göttinger Händel-Beiträge, Band 14by Hans Joachim Marx; Wolfgang Sandberger

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2013; US$ 29.46

    Der Band enthält neue Forschungsbeiträge zu Leben, Werk und Wirkung Händels. Insbesondere enthält er die Texte der Festvorträge 2010 und 2011 und des Symposions über die Händel-Rezeption in Frankreich.Außerdem präsentiert der Band Beiträge zur Selbstdarstellung Händels in Italien und zu dessen Spionageverdacht für den Hannoveraner Hof, zu den Zuschreibungen... more...

  • Mad Musicby Stephen Budiansky

    ForeEdge an Imprint of University Press of New England 2014; US$ 34.99

    The life and times of the famed modernist composer more...

  • Mike Watt: On and Off Bassby Mike Watt

    Three Rooms Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    The New Yorker calls it “unusual and beautiful.? The LA Weekly raves, “the photos are strikingly inventive, revealing yet another side of this modern-day Renaissance man.? MTV calls it “a charming, well-shot document of a the legendary punk rocker?s photographic dabbling.? Detroit Metrotimes: “A unique insight into Watt?s mind.? “Mike Watt: On and... more...

  • When Music Migratesby Jon Stratton

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95

    Jon Stratton explores the concept of ‘song careers’, referring to how a song is picked up and then transformed by being revisioned by different artists and in different cultural contexts, to examine the ways that music has crossed racial faultlines that have developed in the post-Second World War era as a consequence of the movement of previously... more...