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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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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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Wagner Without Fear
Wagner Without Fear
Written by William Berger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375700545
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Wagner Without Fear
Learning to Love--and Even Enjoy--Opera's Most Demanding Genius
Written by William Berger


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: September 29, 1998
Price: $16.95

Do you cringe when your opera-loving friends start raving about the latest production of Tristan? Do you feel faint just thinking about the six-hour performance of Parsifal you were given tickets to? Does your mate accuse you of having a Tannhäuser complex? If you're baffled by the behavior of Wagner worshipers... Read more >
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Why Mahler?
Why Mahler?
Written by Norman Lebrecht
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096572
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Why Mahler?
How One Man and Ten Symphonies Changed Our World
Written by Norman Lebrecht


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $16.00

Why Mahler? Why does his music affect us in the way it does?
 
Norman Lebrecht, one of the world’s most widely read cultural commentators, has been wrestling obsessively with Mahler for half his life. Following Mahler’s every footstep from birthplace to grave, scrutinizing his manuscripts, talking to those who knew him, Lebrecht...

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Jazz
Jazz
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns, Read by LeVar Burton
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780375417627
Our Price: $14.95

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Jazz
A History of America's Music
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Read by LeVar Burton


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: November 7, 2000
Price: $14.95

The companion volume to the ten-part PBS TV series by the team responsible for
The Civil War and Baseball.

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music—jazz. Born in the black community of turn-of-the-century New... Read more >
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The Ultimate Guitar Book
The Ultimate Guitar Book
Written by Tony Bacon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375700903
Our Price: $35.00
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The Ultimate Guitar Book

Written by Tony Bacon


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 15, 1997
Price: $35.00

The First Paperback Edition of The Definitive Reference Work On The Guitar, And The Most Beautiful Book On The Subject Ever Produced

"When you get right down to it, these guitars represent something uniquely American . . . You're transported to a place where it's always Saturday night in the summertime, a... Read more >
Swissted
Swissted
Written by Mike Joyce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594746116
Our Price: $40.00
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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 >
FM
FM
Written by Richard Neer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588360731
Our Price: $14.99
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FM
The Rise and Fall of Rock Radio
Written by Richard Neer


Format: eBook0
On Sale: December 18, 2001
Price: $14.99

"It was all so honest, before the end of our collective innocence. Top Forty jocks screamed and yelled and sounded mightier than God on millions of transistor radios. But on FM radio it was all spun out for only you. On a golden web by a master weaver driven by fifty... Read more >
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Bang Your Head
Bang Your Head
Written by David Konow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780609807323
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Bang Your Head
The Rise and Fall of Heavy Metal
Written by David Konow


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2002
Price: $16.00

“Bang your head! Metal Health’ll drive you mad!”
— Quiet Riot

Like an episode of VH1’s Behind the Music on steroids, Bang Your Head is an epic history of every band and every performer that has proudly worn the Heavy Metal badge. Whether headbanging is your guilty pleasure or you firmly believe... Read more >
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Jazz
Jazz
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679765394
Our Price: $45.00
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Jazz
A History of America's Music
Written by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2002
Price: $45.00

The companion volume to the ten-part PBS TV series by the team responsible for
The Civil War and Baseball.

Continuing in the tradition of their critically acclaimed works, Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns vividly bring to life the story of the quintessential American music—jazz. Born in the black community of turn-of-the-century New... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
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