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Instruction & Study

  • Experiencing the Violin Concertoby Franco Sciannameo

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 44.99

    Experiencing the Violin Concerto explores the violin concerto from Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" to Bartók and beyond, the social and personal histories of unforgettable virtuosi, the wonderful instruments they played, and the audiences they conquered worldwide. As part of the Listener's Companion series, this volume gives readers an enhanced experience... more...

  • The Accompaniment in "Unaccompanied" Bachby Stanley Ritchie; Mauricio Fuks

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 32.99

    Known around the world for his advocacy of early historical performance and as a skilled violin performer and pedagogue, Stanley Ritchie has developed a technical guide to the interpretation and performance of J. S. Bach's enigmatic sonatas and partitas for solo violin. Unlike typical Baroque compositions, Bach's six solos are uniquely free of accompaniment.... more...

  • Music and the Broadcast Experienceby Christina Baade; James A. Deaville

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 26.99 US$ 23.21

    How can broadcasting help us understanding music and its cultural role, both historically and today? To answer this question, Music and the Broadcast Experience brings together fourteen leading music and media scholars, who explore how music and broadcasting have developed together throughout the twentieth and into the twenty-first centuries. more...

  • The Total Work of Artby David Imhoof; Margaret Eleanor Menninger

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 110.00

    For two centuries, Gesamtkunstwerk -the ideal of the "total work of art"-has exerted a powerful influence over artistic discourse and practice, spurring new forms of collaboration and provoking debates over the political instrumentalization of art. Despite its popular conflation with the work of Richard Wagner, Gesamtkunstwerk 's lineage and legacies... more...

  • English and German Diction for Singersby Amanda Johnston

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 44.99

    Since its publication in 2011, English and German Diction for Singers: A Comparative Approach remains the sole comparative diction resource on the market. In this latest edition, Johnston expands the range of musical examples and incorporates practice drills throughout. A companion workbook includes extensive exercises to confidently master all... more...

  • Uke Can Do It 2!by Philip Tamberino

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 16.99

    This groundbreaking work, specially designed for the music classroom, combines traditional and popular literature in a method that both teaches the ukulele and develops music literacy. Assuming no prior knowledge, the leveled content allows students to track their progress and teachers to reward benchmark achievements. more...

  • Mixolydian Guitar Licksby Gareth Evans

    Intuition Publications 2016; US$ 3.99

    20 original Mixolydian guitar licks in tablature and notation for the progressing guitarist at intermediate to advanced level more...

  • The Russian Violin Schoolby Masha Lankovsky

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 19.99 US$ 17.19

    The Russian Violin School: The Legacy of Yuri Yankelevich is the first English translation of the methodological works by Yuri Yankelevich, one of the most important violin teachers of 20th Century Russia. Casting an entirely new light on the Russian Violin School, this book includes two original texts by Yankelevich addressing positioning and shifting,... more...

  • Le style classique de Charles Rosen (Les Fiches de Lecture d'Universalis)by Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    ...« 'est d'abord un tournant dans l'évolution » de la musique, cinquante ans de musique occidentale qui précipitent, par le fait de trois compositeurs, Haydn, Mozart et Beethoven, le XVIIIe siècle dans le XIXe, grâce à l'affirmation et à la confirmation, l'un par l'autre, du système tonal et du tempérament égal. more...

  • Fragment en littérature et en musique (Les Grands Articles)by Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Avant d'être une question d'ordre littéraire ou artistique, le fragment doit être reconnu comme fait ou comme fait de connaissance. D'un fragment d'os ou de dent on peut déduire toute une anatomie, d'un fragment de papyrus une civilisation. more...