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On Music and Musicians
On Music and Musicians
Written by Robert Schumann, Edited by Konrad Wolff, Translated by Paul Rosenfeld
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ISBN: 9780307829757
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On Music and Musicians

Written by Robert Schumann
Edited by Konrad Wolff
Translated by Paul Rosenfeld


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Edited by Konraad Wolff
Translated by Paul Rosenfeld
With twenty black-and-white illustrations

Schumann’s literary gifts and interests almost equaled his musical ones.  From boyhood on he was drawn to literary expression, and his writings on music belong to the best among the romantic literature of the 19th century.  The same fire, poetry, directness of... Read more >
This Business of Global Music Marketing
This Business of Global Music Marketing
Written by Tad Lathrop
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307830128
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This Business of Global Music Marketing
Global Strategies for Maximizing Your Music's Popularity and Profits
Written by Tad Lathrop


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2013
Price: $10.99

Think BIG—capture the global music market.

Worldwide tours, internet downloads, international album distribution–the global market for music is expanding with lightning speed, and that means big opportunities for everyone in the music business. The main obstacle? Lack of knowledge. The world market is packed with opportunity, but it's also full of cultural... Read more >
Franz Liszt, Volume 1
Franz Liszt, Volume 1
Written by Alan Walker
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ISBN: 9780307830968
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Franz Liszt, Volume 1
The Virtuoso Years: 1811-1847
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

Franz Liszt--child prodigy, virtuoso pianist, co-founder with Chopin and Schumann of the Romantic movement in music--has been the subject of literally hundreds of biographies, but it is only in the last few decades that the importance of Liszt the composer, as opposed to Liszt the Romantic hero, has been recognized. This... Read more >
Franz Liszt, Volume 2
Franz Liszt, Volume 2
Written by Alan Walker
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ISBN: 9780307830449
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Franz Liszt, Volume 2
The Weimar Years: 1848-1861
Written by Alan Walker


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2013
Price: $22.99

The second volume in Alan Walker's magisterial biography of Franz Liszt.

"You can't help but keep turning the pages, wondering how it will all turn out: and Walker's accumulated readings of Liszt's music have to be taken seriously indeed."-D. Kern Holoman, New York Review of Books

"A conscientious scholar passionate about his subject. Mr... Read more >
The Baroness
The Baroness
Written by Hannah Rothschild
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961983
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The Baroness
The Search for Nica, the Rebellious Rothschild
Written by Hannah Rothschild


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $26.95

Beautiful, romantic and spirited, Pannonica, known as Nica, named after her father’s favorite moth, was born in 1913 to extraordinary, eccentric privilege and a storied history. The Rothschild family had, in only five generations, risen from the ghetto in Frankfurt to stately homes in England. As a child, Nica took her...

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The Baroness
The Baroness
Written by Hannah Rothschild
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ISBN: 9780307961990
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The Baroness
The Search for Nica, the Rebellious Rothschild
Written by Hannah Rothschild


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

Beautiful, romantic and spirited, Pannonica, known as Nica, named after her father’s favorite moth, was born in 1913 to extraordinary, eccentric privilege and a storied history. The Rothschild family had, in only five generations, risen from the ghetto in Frankfurt to stately homes in England. As a child, Nica took her...

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QUARTET PLAYING,ART OF
QUARTET PLAYING,ART OF
Written by David Blum
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ISBN: 9780307831804
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QUARTET PLAYING,ART OF

Written by David Blum


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2013
Price: $12.99

How do four instrumentalists with strong individual tastes and temperaments manage to forge a distinctive approach to the music they play? This extraordinary book ushers readers into the workshop of one of the world's most accomplished string quartets. In rich and probing conversations with their longtime friend and musicologist and conductor... Read more >
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 >
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Swissted
Vintage Rock Posters Remixed and Reimagined
Written by Mike Joyce


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $20.00

“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 >
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Days That I'll Remember
Days That I'll Remember
Written by Jonathan Cott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536370
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Days That I'll Remember
Spending Time with John Lennon and Yoko Ono
Written by Jonathan Cott


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $25.95

Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980. He has kept in touch with Yoko since that time, and is one of the small group of writers who understands her profoundly positive influence on Lennon. This deeply personal book... Read more >
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Days That I'll Remember
Days That I'll Remember
Written by Jonathan Cott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536387
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Days That I'll Remember
Spending Time with John Lennon and Yoko Ono
Written by Jonathan Cott


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $12.99

Jonathan Cott met John Lennon in 1968 and was friends with him and Yoko Ono until John's death in 1980. He has kept in touch with Yoko since that time, and is one of the small group of writers who understands her profoundly positive influence on Lennon. This deeply personal book... Read more >
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Come As You Are
Come As You Are
Written by Michael Azerrad
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833730
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Come As You Are
The Story of Nirvana
Written by Michael Azerrad


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $12.99

Nirvana came out of nowhere in 1991 to sell  nearly five million copies of their landmark album  Nevermind, whose thunderous sound  and indelible melodies embodied all the confusion,  frustration, and passion of the emerging  Generation X. Come As You Are is the  close-up, intimate story of Nirvana -- the  only book with exclusive in-depth  interviews with bandmembers Kurt Cobain... Read more >
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Tiger Rag
Tiger Rag
Written by Nicholas Christopher
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645344
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Tiger Rag
A Novel
Written by Nicholas Christopher


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $13.99

The acclaimed author of Veronica and A Trip to the Stars returns with a dazzling new novel based on one of the great legends of musical history.
 
New Orleans, 1900. The virtuoso cornet player Charles “Buddy” Bolden invents jazz, but after a life consumed by tragedy, the groundbreaking sound of... Read more >
The Essential Classical Recordings
The Essential Classical Recordings
Written by Rick Phillips
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995212
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The Essential Classical Recordings
100 CDs for Today's Listener
Written by Rick Phillips


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $12.99

Most guides to classical recordings on CD comprise thousands of brief listings. In their attempt to be comprehensive, they end up being heavy and intimidating. Phillips knows better. He sticks to what he considers to be the 101 essential CDs, and tells readers not only why each one is the best... Read more >
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LCD
LCD
Photographed by Ruvan Wijesooriya, Introduction by James Murphy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876282
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LCD

Photographed by Ruvan Wijesooriya
Introduction by James Murphy


Format: Hardcover, 216 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $29.95

For the past decade, downtown-New York indie dance music innovation could be summed up in three letters: LCD. The brainchild of frontman James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem grew from a solo project into one of the most highly regarded live bands in contemporary music.

In 2011, at the height of their career, LCD... Read more >
A Light That Never Goes Out
A Light That Never Goes Out
Written by Tony Fletcher
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ISBN: 9780307715975
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A Light That Never Goes Out
The Enduring Saga of the Smiths
Written by Tony Fletcher


Format: eBook, 704 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $11.99

The definitive book about The Smiths, one of the most beloved, respected, and storied indie rock bands in music history.

They were, their fans believe, the best band in the world. Hailing from Manchester, England, The Smiths--Morrissey, Johnny Marr, Andy Rourke, and Mike Joyce--were critical and popular favorites throughout their mid-1980s heyday... Read more >
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A Light That Never Goes Out
A Light That Never Goes Out
Written by Tony Fletcher
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307715951
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A Light That Never Goes Out
The Enduring Saga of the Smiths
Written by Tony Fletcher


Format: Hardcover, 704 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $30.00

The definitive book about The Smiths, one of the most beloved, respected, and storied indie rock bands in music history.

They were, their fans believe, the best band in the world. Hailing from Manchester, England, The Smiths--Morrissey, Johnny Marr, Andy Rourke, and Mike Joyce--were critical and popular favorites throughout their mid-1980s heyday... Read more >
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A Natural History of the Piano
A Natural History of the Piano
Written by Stuart Isacoff
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ISBN: 9780307279330
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A Natural History of the Piano
The Instrument, the Music, the Musicians--from Mozart to Modern Jazz and Everything in Between
Written by Stuart Isacoff


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $17.95

A fascinating celebration of the piano, including tales of its masters from Mozart and Beethoven to Oscar Peterson and Jerry Lee Lewis, told with the expertise of composer and author of Temperament, Stuart Isacoff.
 
This history takes us back to the piano's humble genesis as a simple keyboard, and shows how...

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The First Four Notes
The First Four Notes
Written by Matthew Guerrieri
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ISBN: 9780307593283
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The First Four Notes
Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination
Written by Matthew Guerrieri


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $26.95

A TIME Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2012
A New Yorker Best Book of the Year
Los Angeles Magazine's #1 Music Book of the Year

A unique and revelatory book of music history that examines in great depth what is perhaps the best-known and most-popular symphony ever written and its four-note opening, which... Read more >
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The First Four Notes
The First Four Notes
Written by Matthew Guerrieri
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ISBN: 9780307960924
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The First Four Notes
Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination
Written by Matthew Guerrieri


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $12.99

A TIME Magazine Top 10 Nonfiction Book of 2012
A New Yorker Best Book of the Year
Los Angeles Magazine's #1 Music Book of the Year

A unique and revelatory book of music history that examines in great depth what is perhaps the best-known and most-popular symphony ever written and its four-note opening, which... Read more >
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The Future Is the Beginning
The Future Is the Beginning
Written by Bob Marley, Introduction by Gerald Hausman
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ISBN: 9780307952455
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The Future Is the Beginning
The Words and Wisdom of Bob Marley
Written by Bob Marley
Introduction by Gerald Hausman


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $10.99

In this one-of-a-kind collection, edited by Gerald Hausman and with an introduction by Cedella Marley, the words of reggae legend Bob Marley are gathered together to give readers a sense of his deeply felt and powerfully motivated sense of spirit.  The texts, many unpublished in book form, were gathered at 56... Read more >
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The Future Is the Beginning
The Future Is the Beginning
Written by Bob Marley, Introduction by Gerald Hausman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385518833
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The Future Is the Beginning
The Words and Wisdom of Bob Marley
Written by Bob Marley
Introduction by Gerald Hausman


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $16.00

In this one-of-a-kind collection, edited by Gerald Hausman and with an introduction by Cedella Marley, the words of reggae legend Bob Marley are brought together as a testament to the deeply felt and powerfully motivated sense of spirit of the revered singer-songwriter and performer who helped spread both Jamaican music and... Read more >
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Rhythm And The Blues
Rhythm And The Blues
Written by Jerry Wexler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307819000
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Rhythm And The Blues
A Life in American Music
Written by Jerry Wexler


Format: eBook, 334 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2012
Price: $18.99

Atlantic Records partner and producer, Wexler presided over the evolution of the modern music business and made prodigious contributions through to our cultural history. Wexler has worked with the entire range of American genius: Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, and others. 75 photographs. Read more >
Nutcracker
Nutcracker
Written by E.T.A. Hoffmann, Illustrated by Maurice Sendak, Translated by Ralph Manheim
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385348645
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Nutcracker

Written by E.T.A. Hoffmann
Illustrated by Maurice Sendak
Translated by Ralph Manheim


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $24.99

"A classic, new and complete. One of the ten best illustrated children's books of the year."
-- New York Times Book Review

The tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A. Hoffmann in 1816, has fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost two hundred years. It has retained its freshness because it appeals... Read more >
Rod
Rod
Written by Rod Stewart
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307987303
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Rod
The Autobiography
Written by Rod Stewart


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $27.00

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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