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  • Kentucky Folkmusicby Burt Feintuch

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    In 1899, a fundraising program for Berea College featured a group of students from the mountains of eastern Kentucky singing traditional songs from their homes. The audience was entranced. That small en-counter at the end of the last century lies near the beginning of an unparalleled national -- and international -- fascination with the indigenous... more...

  • Virginia's Blues, Country, and Gospel Records, 1902-1943by Kip Lornell

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    During the years before World War II, hundreds of traditional musicians were sought out by commercial record companies, brought to New York or into local -- often makeshift -- studios, to cut recordings that would be marketed as "race" and "hillbilly" music. Virginia was home to scores of these performers, several of whom were to become internationally... more...

  • The Philadelphia Orchestraby Richard A. Kaplan

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 94.99

    The Philadelphia Orchestra is the most-recorded orchestra in the United States, and its recordings have contributed much to its reputation as ?The World?s Greatest Orchestra.? In The Philadelphia Orchestra: An Annotated Discography , Richard A. Kaplan documents more than 2,000 commercial recordings made by the Philadelphia Orchestra over almost... more...

  • Interactive Composition: Strategies Using Ableton Live and Max for Liveby V. J. Manzo; Will Kuhn

    Oxford University Press 2015; US$ 24.99

    Interactive Composition empowers readers with all of the practical skills and insights they need to compose and perform electronic popular music in a variety of popular styles. The book begins by introducing all of the tools involved in creating interactive compositions through the software Ableton Live and Max for Live. The following chapters then... more...

  • The Supernatural Voiceby Simon Ravens

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 80.00

    Covering a period from the Ancient World to the present day, the book suggests that until very recently, falsettists and counter-tenors have been distinct vocal genres. more...

  • The Supernatural Voiceby Simon Ravens

    Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2014; US$ 65.63

    The use of high male voices in the past has long been one of the most seriously misunderstood areas of musical scholarship and practice. In opening up this rich subject (to readers of all sorts) with refreshingly clear perspectives and plenty of new material, Simon Ravens' well-researched book goes a very long way to rectifying matters. Ravens writes... more...

  • Heinrich Schenker: Selected Correspondenceby Ian Bent; David Bretherton; William Drabkin

    Boydell & Brewer 2014; US$ 99.00

    Brings together in one volume the full text of some 450 letters in first-time English translation, organized into sections each prefaced by an introduction. All the letters are fully annotated and they yield information about Viennese society, culture and politics of the time. more...

  • Scott Joplinby Nancy R. Ping Robbins; Guy Marco

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Quincy Jonesby Clarence Bernard Henry

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00

    Quincy Jones: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography and discography on one of the most prolific composers, arrangers, and conductors in American music. This reference work will appeal to wide range of musicologists, ethnomusicologists and cultural studies scholars. more...

  • Enzyklopädisches Findbuch zum Archiv der "Neuen Jüdischen Schule"by Jascha Nemtsov

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 59.76

    Die Neue Jüdische Schule war eine institutionell organisierte Komponistenvereinigung, die zu Beginn des 20. Jahrhunderts wirkte und einen national-jüdischen Stil in der Musik kreierte. Das Archiv der Neuen Jüdischen Schule an der Universität Potsdam stellt eine weltweit einmalige Sammlung von Materialien zu diesem Thema dar, die bis zur Gründung des... more...