Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Arts - Performing > music books
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
classical music books
dance
drama
film
jazz music books
music books
other music books
performing arts
theatre
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Arts - Performing
Click on a subject below to get a complete list.
classical music books dance drama
film jazz music books music books
other music books performing arts theatre
All music books titles Sort by # of Items Per Page
Hotter Than That: The Trumpet, Jazz, and American Culture
Krin Gabbard.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780571211999.  Daedalus Item Code: 31975
 
From ancient Egypt to the royal courts of Europe, from the battlefield to the concert hall, the trumpet has come a long way, suggests Krin Gabbard, but in jazz it is most in its element. Such jazz ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $25.00 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $19.02
The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records
Ashley Kahn.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393330717.  Daedalus Item Code: 21064
 
Following the path of its star musician John Coltrane, Impulse Records cut a creative swath through the 1960s and 70s, producing politically charged avant-garde jazz. Here three-time ASCAP/Deems ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $18.95 Sale Price: $5.98 $3.98 You Save: $14.97
Hymn and Sacred Song Collection for Guitar Ensemble
Alan Hirsh.
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780786662319.  Daedalus Item Code: 22591
 
Arranged for five guitarists and with each guitar part representing a different skill level, this score also has a separate booklet for each musician. Among the nine hymns featured here are "It is ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $12.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $7.97
It Still Moves: Lost Songs, Lost Highways, and the Search for the Next American Music
Amanda Petrusich.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780865479043.  Daedalus Item Code: 42621
 
Part travelogue, part musical history, this book outlines and honors the rich traditions of gospel, blues, country, folk, and rock that fuel popular music, while also exploring America's changing ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $15.00 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $11.02
Jack Jezzro: Brazilian Nights: A Rhythmic Musical Experience Featuring Latin Guitar
Jack Jezzro.
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780786649402.  Daedalus Item Code: 22549
 
Prolific jazz multi-instrumentalist Jack Jezzro offers beginner to intermediate guitarists a straightforward approach to playing and improvising melodies over the standard chords of Latin rhythms. ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.95 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $10.97
James Levine: 40 Years at the Met
James Levine et al. Peter Gelb, foreword.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574671964.  Daedalus Item Code: 36356
 
This superb collection of photographs and essays chronicles the career of conductor James Levine over four decades at New York's Metropolitan Opera. Operatic artists like Pierre Boulez, Plácido ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $35.00 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $27.02
Jazz Interpretations, Vol. 2: Original Etudes Based on Progression Similar to Friends
Mark Elf.
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780786671090.  Daedalus Item Code: 22597
 
The jazz standard "Just Friends" is the basis for five etudes for beginning to intermediate guitarists by Mark Elf. The sheet music appears in traditional notation and tablature, with the chord ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $9.95 Sale Price: $2.98 $1.98 You Save: $7.97
Jazz Interpretations, Vol. 3: Original Etudes Based on Progression Similar to All the Things You Are
Mark Elf.
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780786671106.  Daedalus Item Code: 22598
 
A sideman for such jazz giants as Dizzy Gillespie, Wynton Marsalis, and the Heath Brothers, New Yorker Mark Elf demonstrates how guitarists can use Jerome Kern's perennial favorite "All the Things ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $9.95 Sale Price: $2.98 You Save: $6.97
John & Yoko: A New York Love Story, Limited Edition
Allan Tannenbaum, photog. Yoko Ono, foreword.
Publisher: Insight.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781933784403.  Daedalus Item Code: 34449
 
In November 1980, just weeks before John Lennon's death, photographer Allan Tannenbaum was given total access to Lennon and Yoko Ono, who together had decided to come out of five years' seclusion and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $200.00 Sale Price: $49.98 You Save: $150.02
Just Kids
Patti Smith.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780060936228.  Daedalus Item Code: 38828
 
(National Book Award winner) This incandescent memoir by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame poet Patti Smith well earned the 2010 National Book Award for nonfiction. It is a swift, moving portrait of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $16.00 Sale Price: $9.95 You Save: $6.05
Leonard Bernstein: American Original: How a Modern Renaissance Man Transformed Music and the World During His New York Philharmonic Years, 1943–1976
Burton Bernstein & Barbara B. Haws.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061537868.  Daedalus Item Code: 13797
 
The essays within this career portrait do not simply retell the Leonard Bernstein story; instead, Bernstein's brother Burton, together with New York Philharmonic archivist and historian Barbara Haws, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $9.98 $7.98 You Save: $21.97
Liszt: A Listener's Guide
John Bell Young.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback & CD.
ISBN: 9781574671704.  Daedalus Item Code: 36344
 
As a composer, Franz Liszt (1811–1886) was experimental and inventive, pushing boundaries of form and harmony, notes pianist John Bell Young, while his virtuosity at the piano was unsurpassed. In ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $22.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $18.01
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | Previous | Next
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com