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  • Historical Dictionary of Music of the Classical Periodby Bertil van Boer

    Scarecrow Press 2012; US$ 119.99

    The Historical Dictionary of Music of the Classical Period covers the music of the Classical Period (1728-1800) with both forerunners and successors briefly described. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1,000 cross-referenced entries on composers, genres, styles,... more...

  • Orchestral Performanceby Christopher Adey

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 33.53

    A comprehensive guide to the techniques of orchestral playing and the development of non-professional orchestras, Orchestral Performance covers all areas of orchestral music-making - instrumental technique and combination, ensemble, layout, repertoire and presentation. Christopher Adey - renowned specialist in the training of student orchestras... more...

  • Benjamin Brittenby Neil Powell

    Random House 2013; US$ 14.53

    Benjamin Britten was the greatest English composer of the twentieth century and one of the outstanding musicians of his age. Born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, in 1913, Britten was the youngest child of a dentist father and amateur musician mother. After studying at the Royal College of Music, he became a vital part of London's creative and... more...

  • Sibelius Volume III: 1914-1957by Erik Tawaststjerna

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 23.32

    Erik Tawaststjerna embarked on his monumental and acclaimed study of Jean Sibelius's life and music in 1960 and it occupied him for over a quarter of a century. His study differs from other work on the composer in one important respect: he had unrestricted access to the composer's papers, diaries and letters as well as the advantage of numerous conversations... more...

  • Sibelius Volume I: 1865-1905by Erik Tawaststjerna

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 23.32

    Erik Tawaststjerna embarked on his authoritative study of Sibelius in 1960, and it occupied him for over a quarter of a century. His book differs from other work on the composer in one important respect: he had unrestricted access to the composer's papers, diaries and letters as well as the advantage of numerous conversations with the composer's... more...

  • Camille Saint-SaŽnsby Brian Rees

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 23.32

    Camille Saint-SaŽns began as a child prodigy and was acclaimed in his lifetime as the incarnation of French genius. His was one of the longest careers in musical history, stretching from the traditions of Beethoven to the innovations of the twentieth century, including one of the earliest film scores. As a virtuoso pianist he achieved international... more...

  • Chopinby Adam Zamoyski

    HarperCollins Publishers 2010; Not Available

    A completely new edition of the definitive biography of Chopin, unavailable for many years, by one of the finest of contemporary European historians. more...

  • Toscanini in Britainby Christopher Dyment

    Boydell & Brewer 2012; US$ 50.00

    This is the first book to describe Arturo Toscanini's activities - the life he led, his concerts and recording sessions - during his visits to London and elsewhere in Britain in the years 1900-1952. more...

  • Benjamin Brittenby Paul Kildea

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; Not Available

    Published to mark the beginning of the Britten centenary year in 2013, Paul Kildea's Benjamin Britten: A Life in the Twentieth Century is the definitive biography of Britain's greatest modern composer. In the eyes of many, Benjamin Britten was our finest composer since Purcell (a figure who often inspired him) three hundred years earlier.... more...

  • Recollections of Gustav Mahlerby Natalie Bauer-Lechner

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 20.40

    First published in English in 1980, this important early memoir of Gustav Mahler is by Natalie Bauer-Lechner (1858-1921), a viola player and close and devoted friend of Mahler until his marriage to Alma Schindler in 1902. She visited him in Hamburg and frequented his circle in Vienna, also accompanying him and his family on a number of the summer... more...