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Music printed or copied in manuscript in the United States or the colonies before 1860

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  • Music + Travel Worldwideby Museyon Guides

    Museyon Inc 2009; US$ 9.99

    With 12 genres and influences, cities, and scenes, Music + Travel Worldwide guides music fans across an insightful, international stage of sounds to help plan where to go and what not to miss. Curated by experts in the industry, the book travels to Russia to experience the country?s long and inglorious outlaw culture?s sounds of chanson; heads to... more...

  • Waleweinby John Verbeek; Noor Bloem; Petra Barendregt

    Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 20.65

    Dit zevende deel in de reeks Tekst in Context presenteert vijf grote ridderavonturen waarin Walewein de hoofdrol speelt. Deze avonturen zijn afkomstig uit de middeleeuwse 'Roman van Walewein' (geschreven rond 1260) die wordt beschouwd als de allermooiste Nederlandse Arturroman. In dit middeleeuwse verhaal moet Walewein voor koning Artur een... more...

  • Ponchielli's La Gioconda (Opera Journeys Mini Guide Series)by Burton D. Fisher

    Opera Journeys Publishing 2006; US$ 9.75

    A comprehensive guide to Ponchielli's LA GIOCONDA, featuring Principal Characters in the opera, Brief Story Synopsis, Story Narrative with Music Highlight Examples, and an insightful and in depth Commentary and Analysis by Burton D. Fisher, noted opera author and lecturer. more...

  • Rossini's Armidaby Burton D. Fisher

    Opera Journeys Publishing 2009; US$ 11.75

    A complete newly translated libretto with Italian-English side-by-side, including Music Highlight Examples. more...

  • Sing Along - Senior Citizensby Roy Grant

    Charles C Thomas 1973; US$ 29.95

    Compiled and edited by Roy E. Grant, Georgia Retardation Center, Athens, Georgia. Music with which the senior citizen can associate can often be used to reach the most withdrawn. Studies have shown that music produces a happy feeling even in nursing homes and hospitals, thus providing a better atmosphere and warmer feelings toward the staff and each... more...

  • Textby Laura Bolognesi

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 224.00

    Klopstock considered hymn writing to be his second vocation. In his hymns he abandoned the exalted tone of his odes, choosing a simpler, more appropriate mode of expression for the liturgy of the divine service. This volume presents the first critical edition of the hymns and prefaces published in 1757 and 1769, the first versions of the ?Altered Hymns?... more...

  • Mozart's THE MARRIAGE OF FIGAROby Burton D. Fisher

    Opera Journeys Publishing 2001; US$ 19.95

    A comprehensive guide to Mozart's THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, featuring Principal Characters in the opera, Brief Story Synopsis, Story Narrative with Music Highlight Examples, a complete, newly translated LIBRETTO with Italian/English side-by-side, selected Discography and Videography, Dictionary of Opera and Musical Terms, and an insightful and in depth... more...

  • Francesca Caccini's Il primo libro delle musiche of 1618by Francesca Caccini; Ronald James Alexander; Richard Savino

    Indiana University Press 2004; US$ 19.95

    Francesca Caccini (1587--ca.1640) was an accomplished composer, singer, and instrumentalist in the tradition of the Florentine Camerata. Her 1618 volume Il primo libro delle musiche was dedicated to her patron the Cardinal de' Medici (1596--1666). This modern critical edition presents 17 secular ... more...

  • Sex, Drugs and Mum in the Front Rowby Evan Kanarakis

    Allen & Unwin 2003; US$ 18.13

    ?This book does for the music industry what He Died with a Falafel in His Hand did for share houses.? ?Stuart Coupe, music journalist and author of The Promoters. This book is the perfect and very funny reminder that the only payoff, for most bands, is the experience of having got up there and rocked. more...

  • Saint-SaŽns' SAMSON AND DELILAH (Opera Journeys Libretto Series)by Burton D. Fisher

    Opera Journeys Publishing 2006; US$ 9.00

    A newly translated LIBRETTO of Saint-SaŽns' SAMSON AND DELILAH with many music examples. more...