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Capturing Sound: How Technology Has Changed Music

Capturing Sound

How Technology Has Changed Music

University of California Press (2010)
CA$40.17

There is more to sound recording than just recording sound. Far from being simply a tool for the...

Music as Thought: Listening to the Symphony in the Age of Beethoven

Music as Thought

Listening to the Symphony in the Age of Beethoven

Princeton University Press (2009)
CA$30.93

Before the nineteenth century, instrumental music was considered inferior to vocal music. Kant...

Rhythmic Gesture in Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro and Don Giovanni

Rhythmic Gesture in Mozart

Le Nozze di Figaro and Don Giovanni

University of Chicago Press (2016)
CA$34.94

Wye Jamison Allanbrook’s widely influential Rhythmic Gesture in Mozart challenges the view that...

The Late Starters Orchestra
Algonquin Books (2014)
CA$23.95

In a cluttered room in an abandoned coat factory in lower Manhattan, a group of musicians comes...

Leonard Bernstein: American Original
HarperCollins (2010)
CA$18.99

One of the most gifted, celebrated, scrutinized, and criticized musicians in the second half of the...

The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824

The Ninth

Beethoven and the World in 1824

Random House Publishing Group (2010)
CA$15.99

The premier of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Vienna on May 7, 1824, was the most significant...

Russians on Russian Music, 1880–1917: An Anthology
Cambridge University Press (2003)
CA$38.54

This book explores the reactions of leading critics to new Russian music in the period 1880–1917.

Beethoven the Pianist
Cambridge University Press (2010)
CA$86.94

This book offers an insight into Beethoven's career, showing in well-documented detail the rise and...

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

Beethoven

Symphony No. 9

Cambridge University Press (1993)
CA$25.10

Nicholas Cook's guide charts the dramatic transformation in the reception of Symphony No. 9.

Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
Cambridge University Press (1993)
CA$27.79

A fresh look at the work and its composer with implications beyond Sibelius himself into the entire...