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  • The Roaring Silence: John Cage: A Lifeby David Revill

    Arcade Publishing 2012; US$ 19.99

    Composer John Cage is often described as the most influential musician of the last half-century. He has defined - and continues to define - our whole concept of "avant-garde", not just in music but increasingly as writer and visual artist. "The Roaring Silence" is the first full-length biography of Cage. It documents his life in unrivalled detail,... more...

  • Does the Noise in My Head Bother You?by Steven Tyler

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 7.99

    ?Steven Tyler is one of the giants of American music, who?s been influential for a whole generation of Rock ?n? Roll fans around the world. Long May He Rock!? ?Sir Paul McCartney Does the Noise in My Head Bother You? is the  rock memoir to end all rock memoirs?the straight-up, no-holds-barred life of Grammy Award-winning,  Rock ?n? Roll Hall of... more...

  • No Regretsby Carolyn Burke

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 27.95

    The iconic French singer comes to life in this enthralling, definitive biography, which captures Edith Piaf?s immense charisma along with the time and place that gave rise to her unprecedented international career. Raised by turns in a brothel, a circus caravan, and a working-class Paris neighborhood, Piaf began singing on the city?s streets, where... more...

  • Haydn: String Quartets, Op. 50by W. Dean Sutcliffe

    Cambridge University Press 1992; US$ 32.00

    The Op. 50 string quartets contain some of the purest writing Haydn ever accomplished. In this first full account of these six quartets Dean Sutcliffe evaluates the Op. 50 in relation to Haydn's more frequently performed quartets and considers their relevance to the composer's wider output. A lucid and accessible discussion of the music emphasises... more...

  • Hugo Wolf and the Wagnerian Inheritanceby Amanda Glauert

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 36.00

    This 1999 book offers an in-depth study of the music of Hugo Wolf. more...

  • Elgar: Enigma Variationsby Julian Rushton

    Cambridge University Press 1999; US$ 32.00

    This book contains an examination of Elgar's most famous work, the 'Enigma' Variations. more...

  • Liszt: Sonata in B Minorby Kenneth Hamilton

    Cambridge University Press 1996; US$ 28.00

    This book examines Liszt's B minor Sonata - regarded as a pinnacle of Romantic piano music. more...

  • Der Wahn des Gesamtkunstwerksby Udo Bermbach

    J.B. Metzler'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2004; US$ 31.82

    "Im Kunstwerk werden wir Eins sein", verheißt Richard Wagner. Leitmotivartig zieht sich dieser Satz durch Wagners Werk und seine Vision einer "ästhetischen Weltordnung". Kunst und Politik werden dabei untrennbar miteinander verwoben. Ein demokratisiertes Publikum soll ein Gesamtkunstwerk erleben, in dem die Einzelkünste zum Musikdrama... more...

  • Best of the Beatlesby Spencer Leigh

    McNidder and Grace Limited 2015; US$ 7.28

    Why was Pete Best sacked from the Beatles? In this unique book, based on extensive research and interviews with those close to the events, Spencer Leigh has gathered the clues together to try and solve the greatest Beatles mystery of all. On 16 August 1962, the Beatles drummer, Pete Best, went to see their manager, Brian Epstein, in his Liverpool office.... more...

  • Der Kastrat und seine Männlichkeitby Sibylle Unser

    Diplomica Verlag 2009; US$ 12.19

    Im 17. und 18. Jahrhundert, das sogenannte goldene Zeitalter des Kastratengesanges, wurden tausendfach Knaben aus dem einzigen Grund kastriert, um ihre kindliche Stimme zu erhalten. Bekannt sind uns heute noch die klangvollen Namen Farinelli und Caffarelli. Doch nicht jeder, der dieser Operation unterzogen worden war, erlangte solche Größe. Die Autorin... more...