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  • Music into Fictionby Theodore Ziolkowski

    Boydell & Brewer 2017; Not Available

    Illuminates unexplored dimensions of the music-literature relationship and the sometimes unrecognized talents of certain famous writers and composers. more...

  • Song Loves the Massesby Johann Gottfried Herder; Philip V. Bohlman

    University of California Press 2017; US$ 29.95

    Distinguished ethnomusicologist Philip V. Bohlman compiles Johann Gottfried Herder?s writings on music and nationalism, from his early volumes of Volkslieder through sacred song to the essays on aesthetics late in his life, shaping them as the book on music that Herder would have written had he gathered the many strands of his musical thought into... more...

  • Correspondance générale d'Hector Berlioz (dir. Pierre Citron)by Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 3.99

    Bienvenue dans la collection Les Fiches de lecture d?Universalis Entreprise à l'occasion du centenaire de sa mort (survenue le 8 mars 1869), l'édition monumentale de la correspondance générale d'Hector Berlioz, établie sous la direction de Pierre Citron et publiée à partir de 1972 par Flammarion, à Paris, s'est achevée avec un huitième volume qui... more...

  • Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatasby Stewart Gordon

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 18.99

    In Beethoven's 32 Piano Sonatas , renowned performer and pedagogue Stewart Gordon addresses textual issues, Beethoven's pianos, performance practices, composer's indications, and the composer's development, pointing to patterns of structure, sonority, keyboard technique, and emotional meaning. In addition, each sonata appears in a helpful outline-chart... more...

  • Notes for Clarinetistsby Albert R. Rice

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 24.99

    Notes for Clarinetists: A Guide to the Repertoire offers historic and analytical information concerning thirty major works for solo clarinet, clarinet and piano, and clarinet and orchestra. This information will enhance performance and be useful in preparing and presenting concerts, and recitals. more...

  • Recording Orchestra and Other Classical Music Ensemblesby Richard King

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 59.95

    Recording Orchestra and Other Classical Music Ensembles explores techniques and methodologies specific to recording classical music. Whether a newcomer or a seasoned engineer looking to refine their skills, this book speaks to all levels of expertise and covers every aspect of recording symphonic and concerto repertoire, opera, chamber music, and... more...

  • The Chinese Zheng Zitherby Sun Zhuo

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    The zheng zither is one of the most popular instruments in contemporary China. It is commonly regarded as a solo instrument with a continuous tradition dating back to ancient times. But in fact, much of its contemporary solo repertory is derived from several different regional folk ensemble repertories of the mid-twentieth century. Since the setting... more...

  • Explorations in Schenkerian Analysisby David Beach; Su Yin Mak

    Boydell & Brewer 2016; US$ 99.00

    Displays the range and diversity of Schenkerian studies today in fifteen essays covering music from Bach through Debussy and Strauss. more...

  • Brahmsby John Bell Young

    Dover Publications 2016; US$ 14.95

    "Elegant, thought-provoking, often outrageous but always stimulating, this book will fascinate those who know a lot about Brahms as well as those who know little." ? Stephen Hough, pianist and composer. Hailed in his lifetime as Beethoven's successor and a powerful symbol of musical classicism, Johannes Brahms was nonetheless a controversial figure... more...

  • Nation and Classical Musicby Matthew Riley; Anthony D. Smith

    Boydell & Brewer 2016; Not Available

    How and why do listeners come over time to 'feel the nation' through particular musical works? more...