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The Vintage Guide to Classical Music
The Vintage Guide to Classical Music
Written by Jan Swafford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679728054
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The Vintage Guide to Classical Music

Written by Jan Swafford


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: December 15, 1992
Price: $21.00

The most readable and comprehensive guide to enjoying over five hundred years of classical music -- from Gregorian chants, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to Johannes Brahms, Igor Stravinsky, John Cage, and beyond.

The Vintage Guide to Classical Music is a lively -- and opinionated -- musical history and an... Read more >
Bach
Bach
Written by John Eliot Gardiner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351980
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Bach
Music in the Castle of Heaven
Written by John Eliot Gardiner


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $16.99

Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most unfathomable composers in the history of music. How can such sublime work have been produced by a man who (when we can discern his personality at all) seems so ordinary, so opaque—and occasionally so intemperate?

John Eliot Gardiner grew up passing one of...

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Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter
Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter
Written by Loretta Lynn and George Vecsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307741233
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Loretta Lynn: Coal Miner's Daughter

Written by Loretta Lynn and George Vecsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $15.00

Loretta Lynn’s classic memoir tells the story of her early life in Butcher Holler, Kentucky, and her amazing rise to the top of the music industry.
 
Born into deep poverty, married at thirteen, mother of six, and a grandmother by the time she was twenty-nine, Loretta Lynn went on to become one... Read more >
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How Can I Keep from Singing?
How Can I Keep from Singing?
Written by David King Dunaway, Foreword by Pete Seeger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345506085
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How Can I Keep from Singing?
The Ballad of Pete Seeger
Written by David King Dunaway
Foreword by Pete Seeger


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2008
Price: $18.00

How Can I Keep from Singing? is the compelling story of how the son of a respectable Puritan family became a consummate performer and American rebel. Updated with new research and interviews, unpublished photographs, and thoughtful comments from Pete Seeger himself, this is an inside history of the man Carl Sandburg... Read more >
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Wilderness
Wilderness
Written by Jim Morrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679726227
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Wilderness
The Lost Writings of Jim Morrison
Written by Jim Morrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: December 17, 1989
Price: $15.95

Compiled from the literary estate of the singer who brought a wildly lyrical poetry of the damned to the world of rock 'n' roll. Includes unpublished poems, drawings, photos, and a candid self-interview. Read more >
This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
Written by Ray D. Waddell, Rich Barnet and Jake Berry
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823076871
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This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
"A Practical Guide to Creating, Selling, Organizing, and Staging Concerts"
Written by Ray D. Waddell, Rich Barnet and Jake Berry


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2007
Price: $24.95

The only book that looks at the business of concert promotion. Concerts are part art, part party—and a big part business. This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring is the first to focus on that all-important business aspect, from creating a show, to selling a show, to organizing the show, to... Read more >
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Johannes Brahms
Johannes Brahms
Written by Jan Swafford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679745822
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Johannes Brahms
A Biography
Written by Jan Swafford


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
On Sale: December 7, 1999
Price: $22.00

A New York Times Notable Book

"This brilliant and magisterial book is a very good bet to...become the definitive study of Johannes Brahms."--The Plain Dealer

Judicious, compassionate, and full of insight into Brahms's human complexity as well as his music, Johannes Brahms is an indispensable biography.

Proclaimed the new messiah of Romanticism by Robert... Read more >
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100 Great Operas And Their Stories
100 Great Operas And Their Stories
Written by Henry W. Simon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385054485
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100 Great Operas And Their Stories
Act-By-Act Synopses
Written by Henry W. Simon


Format: Trade Paperback, 560 pages
On Sale: April 22, 1989
Price: $17.95

An invaluable guide for both casual opera fans and afficionados, this volume contains act-by-act descriptions of operatic works ranging from the early seventeenth century masterworks of Monteverdi and Purcell to the modern classics of Menotti and Britten. Written in a lively anecdotal style, entries include character descriptions, historical background, and much... Read more >
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Hit Men
Hit Men
Written by Fredric Dannen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307802088
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Hit Men
Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business
Written by Fredric Dannen


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2011
Price: $12.99

Copiously researched and documented, Hit Men is the highly controversial portrait of the pop music industry in all its wild, ruthless glory: the insatiable greed and ambition; the enormous egos; the fierce struggles for profits and power; the vendettas, rivalries, shakedowns, and payoffs. Chronicling the evolution of America's largest music labels... 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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