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Swissted
Swissted
Written by Mike Joyce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594746116
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Swissted
Vintage Rock Posters Remixed and Reimagined
Written by Mike Joyce


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $40.00

“Fine art for font nerds.”—New York Magazine 

“One of the most engaging homages I have ever seen.”—Steven Heller


Swissted takes rock concert posters of the ’70s, ’80s, and ’90s and remixes and reimagines them through a Swiss modernist lens. The result is some of the coolest images you’ve ever seen! The book features... Read more >
A Night at the Opera
A Night at the Opera
Written by Sir Denis Forman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375751769
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A Night at the Opera
An Irreverent Guide to The Plots, The Singers, The Composers, The Recordings
Written by Sir Denis Forman


Format: Trade Paperback, 976 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1998
Price: $24.95

With an encyclopedic knowledge of opera and a delightful dash of irreverence, Sir Denis Forman throws open the world of opera--its structure, composers, conductors, and artists--in this hugely informative guide. A Night at the Opera dissects the eighty-three most popular operas recorded on compact disc, from Cilea's Adriana Lecouvreur to Mozart's... Read more >
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The Ninth
The Ninth
Written by Harvey Sachs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969078
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The Ninth
Beethoven and the World in 1824
Written by Harvey Sachs


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

The premier of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Vienna on May 7, 1824, was the most significant artistic event of the year—and the work remains one of the most precedent-shattering and influential compositions in the history of music. Described in vibrant detail by eminent musicologist Harvey Sachs, this symbol of freedom and...

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With Strings Attached
With Strings Attached
Written by Jonathan Kellerman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345499783
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With Strings Attached
The Art and Beauty of Vintage Guitars
Written by Jonathan Kellerman


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2008
Price: $75.00

For thirty-five years, bestselling author and accomplished musician Jonathan Kellerman has been, as he puts it in his Introduction to this lavishly illustrated, endlessly fascinating volume, “chasing fabulous sound.” The result of that quest is a world-class collection of guitars, mandolins, and other stringed instruments that number more than 120 ... Read more >
Rebel Music
Rebel Music
Written by Hisham Aidi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279972
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Rebel Music
Race, Empire, and the New Muslim Youth Culture
Written by Hisham Aidi


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $16.95

In this pioneering study, Hisham Aidi—an expert on globalization and social movements—takes us into the musical subcultures that have emerged among Muslim youth worldwide over the last decade.  He shows how music—primarily hip-hop, but also rock, reggae, Gnawa and Andalusian—has come to express a shared Muslim consciousness in face of...

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Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer
Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer
Written by Tom Lehrer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780394749303
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Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer

Written by Tom Lehrer


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1981
Price: $19.95

The subversive songs of Tom Lehrer, the sardonic piano-wielding fugitive from Harvard, have corrupted generations of Americans since he first began recording and performing in the 1950s. His uniquely depraved wit has been forced again on an unsuspecting public' via Tom Foolery, the stage revue based on his ever-trenchant observation of... Read more >
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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To a Young Jazz Musician
To a Young Jazz Musician
Written by Wynton Marsalis and Selwyn Seyfu Hinds
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974201
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To a Young Jazz Musician
Letters from the Road
Written by Wynton Marsalis and Selwyn Seyfu Hinds


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $12.95

In To a Young Jazz Musician, the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize—winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music–and to leading a good life.
Writing from the road “between the bus ride, the sound check, and the gig,”

Marsalis passes on wisdom gained from experience, addressed... Read more >
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Rod
Rod
Written by Rod Stewart
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307987310
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Rod
The Autobiography
Written by Rod Stewart


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

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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Classical Music
Classical Music
Written by Phil G. Goulding
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780449910429
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Classical Music
The 50 Greatest Composers and Their 1,000 Greatest Works
Written by Phil G. Goulding


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: October 17, 1995
Price: $20.00

MAKE A SOUND INVESTMENT IN CLASSICAL MUSIC
Who are the ten most important classical composers? Who in the world was Palestrina? Why did Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring" cause a riot? Which five of each important composer's works should you buy? What is a concerto and how does it differ from a sonata?
Maybe... Read more >
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