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  • Good Music for a Free Peopleby Nancy Newman

    Boydell & Brewer 2010; US$ 80.00

    A transatlantic perspective that illuminates the Germania Musical Society's crucial role in introducing a "classical," predominantly German, repertory of instrumental works into American musical life. more...

  • Essays on the History of English Music in Honour of John Caldwellby Emma Hornby; David Maw

    Boydell & Brewer 2010; US$ 99.00

    Articles on English music, from the medieval period to the present day, centred on four of the major areas of scholarly enquiry. more...

  • After Adornoby Tia DeNora

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 32.00 US$ 26.24

    Guide to how to do music sociology that argues for a reassessment of Adorno's work. more...

  • Interpreting the Musical Pastby Katharine Ellis

    Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 26.99 US$ 23.21

    Presenting a study of the French early music revival, this book gives us a sense of how music's cultural meanings were contested in the nineteenth century. It surveys the main patterns of revivalist activity while also providing studies of repertories stretching from Adam de la Halle to Rameau. more...

  • Music and Urban Geographyby Adam Krims

    Routledge 2007; US$ 25.00

    Theorizes the musical aspects of the changes that have overtaken major cities in the developed world over the past few decades. Drawing on musicology, music theory, urban geography, and historical materialism, this book maps changes not only in how music represents cities, but also in how music sounds and is deployed socially in urban contexts. more...

  • Entartete Musikby Leo Samama; Emanuel Overbeeke

    Amsterdam University Press 2004; US$ 46.95

    Tussen 1933 en 1945 zijn complete bevolkingsgroepen van de aardbodem verdwenen. Onder hen ontelbaar veel uitvoerende en scheppende musici. De namen die we onthouden hebben, die we nog kennen of weer hebben leren kennen, vormen slechts een klein deel van wat verloren is gegaan. Een themaproject over 'entartete Musik', zoals Jan Zekveld voor... more...

  • Serbian and Greek Art Musicby Katy Romanou

    Intellect 2009; US$ 20.00

    Serbian and Greek Art Music is the first ever book in the English language to examine the assimilation and development of western art music in Serbia and Greece during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Music education, music life and the creation of the two neighbouring nations since they gained freedom from the Ottomans in the nineteenth century... more...

  • Société des Concerts du Conservatoire, 1828-1967by D. Kern Holoman

    University of California Press 2004; US$ 95.00 US$ 76.00

    This is the story of one of the world's great philharmonic societies, told by a distinguished conductor and writer whose command of the subject is nothing short of virtuosic. Established in 1828 with roots stretching back to the 1790s, the Société des Concerts du Conservatoire reflected and in many ways encapsulated the development of French culture,... more...

  • The Reich's Orchestraby Misha Aster

    Souvenir Press 2010; US$ 21.86

    For decades the relationship between the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and National Socialist regime has been shrouded in mystery. In 1933, the world-renowned orchestra came under the control of Hitler's Propaganda Minister, Joseph Goebbels; the musicians became civil servants of the Reich and until the end of World War Two, the orchestra served as... more...

  • O'Brien Pocket History of Irish Traditional Musicby Gearóid Ó hAllmhuráin; &; amp; #211; hAllmhur&; amp; #225; Gear& in; amp; #243; id

    The O'Brien Press 2012; US$ 8.74

    The history of Irish traditional music, song and dance from the mythological harp of the Dagda right up to Riverdance. more...