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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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Reading Lyrics
Reading Lyrics
Edited by Robert Gottlieb and Robert Kimball
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375400810
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Reading Lyrics
More Than 1,000 of the Century's Finest Lyrics--a Celebration of Our Greatest Songwriters, a Rediscovery of Forgotten Masters, and an Appreciation of an
Edited by Robert Gottlieb and Robert Kimball


Format: Hardcover, 736 pages
On Sale: November 21, 2000
Price: $45.00

A vast anthology bringing together more than one thousand of the best American and English lyrics of the twentieth century, this is an extraordinary celebration of a unique art form.
 
Reading Lyrics begins with the first masters of the colloquial phrase, including George M. Cohan (“Give My Regards to Broadway”), P. G... Read more >
Practicing
Practicing
Written by Glenn Kurtz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278753
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Practicing
A Musician's Return to Music
Written by Glenn Kurtz


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2008
Price: $15.00

In a remarkable memoir written with insight and humor, Glenn Kurtz takes us from his first lessons at the age of eight to his acceptance at the elite New England Conservatory of Music. After graduation, he attempts a solo career in Vienna but soon realizes that he has neither the ego... Read more >
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Coal to Diamonds: A Memoir
Coal to Diamonds: A Memoir
Written by Beth Ditto and Michelle Tea
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385529747
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Coal to Diamonds: A Memoir

Written by Beth Ditto and Michelle Tea


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $10.99

A raw and surprisingly beautiful coming-of-age memoir, Coal to Diamonds tells the story of Mary Beth Ditto, a girl from rural Arkansas who found her voice.
 
Born and raised in Judsonia, Arkansas—a place where indoor plumbing was a luxury, squirrel was a meal, and sex ed was taught during senior... Read more >
Reading Jazz
Reading Jazz
Edited by Robert Gottlieb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307797278
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Reading Jazz
A Gathering of Autobiography, Reportage, and Criticism from 1919 to Now
Edited by Robert Gottlieb


Format: eBook, 1088 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2014
Price: $15.99

"Comprehensive and intelligently organized. . . .  Jazz aficionados . . . should be grateful to have so much good writing on the subject in one place."--The New York Times Book Review

"Alluring. . . . Capture[s] much of the breadth of the music, as well as the passionate debates it has stirred... Read more >
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The Toughest Show on Earth
The Toughest Show on Earth
Written by Joseph Volpe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307262851
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The Toughest Show on Earth
My Rise and Reign at the Metropolitan Opera
Written by Joseph Volpe


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 2, 2006
Price: $25.95

A fascinating, anecdote-filled behind-the-scenes look at more than forty years of the highlights, successes, and day-to-day inner workings—all about productions, the divas, and backstage dramas—of New York’s Metropolitan Opera House, by Joseph Volpe, the only general manager to have risen through the ranks.

This book is the story of Volpe’s years... Read more >
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Four Strong Winds
Four Strong Winds
Written by John Einarson, Contribution by Ian Tyson and Sylvia Tyson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771030383
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Four Strong Winds
Ian and Sylvia
Written by John Einarson
Contribution by Ian Tyson and Sylvia Tyson


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $29.95

An acclaimed music historian brings us the long-awaited story of Ian & Sylvia - marking the first time that the legendary folk duo has endorsed a biography of their groundbreaking career.

Their classic "Four Strong Winds" is widely considered to be one of the great songs of all time. Bob Dylan, Gordon... Read more >
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The Wire Primers
The Wire Primers
Edited by Rob Young, Contribution by Mike Barnes, Nick Cain, Louise Gray and David Keenan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844674275
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The Wire Primers
A Guide to Modern Music
Edited by Rob Young
Contribution by Mike Barnes, Nick Cain, Louise Gray and David Keenan


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $19.95

Since it was founded in 1982, The Wire magazine has covered a vast range of alternative, experimental, underground and non-mainstream music. Now some of that knowledge has been distilled into The Wire Primers: a comprehensive guide to the core recordings of some of the most visionary and inspiring, subversive and radical... Read more >
That Magic Feeling
That Magic Feeling
Written by John C. Winn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307452399
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That Magic Feeling
The Beatles' Recorded Legacy, Volume Two, 1966-1970
Written by John C. Winn


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $28.00

From Revolver to Let It Be, That Magic Feeling: The Beatles Recorded Legacy, Volume Two, 1966—1970, continues the chronicle of the group’s spectacular career from its creative zenith to its irrevocable split

As the Beatles moved into the mid and late 1960s, their collective and individual musical talent and innovations evolved at... Read more >
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The Walrus and the Elephants
The Walrus and the Elephants
Written by James Mitchell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609804671
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The Walrus and the Elephants
John Lennon's Years of Revolution
Written by James Mitchell


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $23.95

Nineteen-seventy-one was the year John Lennon left London and pop stardom for a life in New York City as a solo artist, record producer and activist looking to help end the war in Vietnam. He settled in Greenwich Village and quickly came to be seen by the leaders of the faltering... Read more >
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