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Schubert's Winter Journey
Schubert's Winter Journey
Written by Ian Bostridge
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961648
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Schubert's Winter Journey
Anatomy of an Obsession
Written by Ian Bostridge


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $14.99

An exploration of the world’s most famous and challenging song cycle, Schubert's Winter Journey (Winterreise), by a leading interpreter of the work, who teases out the themes—literary, historical, psychological—that weave through the twenty-four songs that make up this legendary masterpiece.

Completed in the last months of the young Schubert’s life, Winterreise has...

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Tune In
Tune In
Written by Mark Lewisohn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804139342
Our Price: $19.99
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Tune In
The Beatles: All These Years
Written by Mark Lewisohn


Format: eBook, 944 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $19.99

Tune In is the first volume of All These Years—a highly-anticipated, groundbreaking biographical trilogy by the world's leading Beatles historian. Mark Lewisohn uses his unprecedented archival access and hundreds of new interviews to construct the full story of the lives and work of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo...

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A Long Strange Trip
A Long Strange Trip
Written by Dennis McNally
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767911863
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A Long Strange Trip
The Inside History of the Grateful Dead
Written by Dennis McNally


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2003
Price: $19.99

The complete history of one of the most long-lived and legendary bands in rock history, written by its official historian and publicist–a must-have chronicle for all Dead Heads, and for students of rock and the 1960s’ counterculture.

From 1965 to 1995, the Grateful Dead flourished as one of the most beloved, unusual... Read more >
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Lady Sings the Blues the 50th Anniversary Edition
Lady Sings the Blues the 50th Anniversary Edition
Written by Billie Holiday and William Dufty, Foreword by David Ritz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307786166
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Lady Sings the Blues the 50th Anniversary Edition

Written by Billie Holiday and William Dufty
Foreword by David Ritz


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

With photos
Originally released by Doubleday in 1956, Harlem Moon Classics celebrates the publication with the fiftieth-anniversary edition of Billie Holiday’s unforgettable and timeless memoir. Updated with an insightful introduction and a revised discography, both written by celebrated music writer David Ritz.
Lady Sings the Blues is the fiercely honest, no-holds-barred autobiography of... Read more >
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Man on the Run
Man on the Run
Written by Tom Doyle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804179140
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Man on the Run
Paul McCartney in the 1970s
Written by Tom Doyle


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $27.00

An illuminating look at the most tumultuous decade in the life of a rock icon—the only McCartney biography in decades based on firsthand interviews with the ex-Beatle himself.
 
As the 1970s began, the Beatles ended, leaving Paul McCartney to face the new decade with only his wife Linda by his... Read more >
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The Art of Practicing
The Art of Practicing
Written by Madeline Bruser, Foreword by Yehudi Menuhin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609801772
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The Art of Practicing
A Guide to Making Music from the Heart
Written by Madeline Bruser
Foreword by Yehudi Menuhin


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 2, 1999
Price: $14.95

This landmark book enlightens amateur and professional musicians about a way of practicing that transforms a sometimes frustrating, monotonous, and overly strenuous labor into an exhilarating and rewarding experience. Acclaimed pianist and teacher Madeline Bruser combines physiological and meditative principles to help musicians release physical and mental tension and unleash their... Read more >
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Rod
Rod
Written by Rod Stewart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307987327
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Rod
The Autobiography
Written by Rod Stewart


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $16.00

The extraordinary life and career of music legend Rod Stewart, in his own words for the first time.
 
With his soulful and singular voice, narrative songwriting, and passionate live performances Rod Stewart has paved one of the most iconic and successful music careers of all time. He was the charismatic lead singer...

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Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
Written by Jason Blume
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823084777
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Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
The Comprehensive Guide to Writing and Marketing Hit Songs
Written by Jason Blume


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2008
Price: $16.95

What’s the secret to writing a hit song? It’s as simple as 1-2-3-4-5-6! Innovative, practical, and inspiring, Six Steps to Songwriting Success presents a surefire step-by-step approach to mastering the elements consistently found in hit songs. Author Jason Blume, a songwriter with the rare distinction of having had songs on the... Read more >
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The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
Written by Joel Whitburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823085545
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The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
Complete Chart Information about America's Most Popular Songs and Artists, 1955-2009
Written by Joel Whitburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 912 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $35.00

The Essential Reference Guide to America’s Most Popular Songs and Artists Spanning More than Fifty Years of Music
 
Beginning with Bill Haley & His Comets’ seminal “Rock Around the Clock” all the way up to Lady Gaga and her glammed-out “Poker face,” this updated and unparalleled resource contains the most complete chart... Read more >
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Please Be with Me
Please Be with Me
Written by Galadrielle Allman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369604
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Please Be with Me
A Song for My Father, Duane Allman
Written by Galadrielle Allman


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

A deeply personal, revealing, and lyrical portrait of Duane Allman, founder of the legendary Allman Brothers Band, written by his daughter
 
Galadrielle Allman went to her first concert as an infant in diapers, held in her teenage mother’s arms. Playing was her father—Duane Allman, who would become one of the... Read more >
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