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Musical Life in a Changing Society
Kurt Blaukopf. David Marinelli, trans.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780931340550.  Daedalus Item Code: 21783
 
The sociology of music is a young discipline, and this book addresses the seminal issues, explaining the role musical activity plays in our social and cultural life. This 1982 book by Viennese-born ... (Read More)
 
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Musicology and Performance
Paul Henry Lang.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300068054.  Daedalus Item Code: 03986
 
Arriving in the United States at age 27, Hungarian-born Paul Henry Lang (1901–1991) went on to exert a powerful influence on musical life and scholarship in his adopted country as professor of ... (Read More)
 
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The New York Philharmonic: From Bernstein to Maazel
John Canarina.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781574671889.  Daedalus Item Code: 36357
 
Though functioning as a continuation of Howard Shanet's Philharmonic: A History of New York's Orchestra, which ended with the 1970–71 season, this book begins with a retrospective of the ... (Read More)
 
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No Direction Home: The Life and Music of Bob Dylan: Revised and Updated
Robert Shelton. Elizabeth Thomson & Patrick Humphries, eds.
Publisher: Backbeat.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781617130120.  Daedalus Item Code: 36358
 
New York Times critic Robert Shelton (1926–1995) met and befriended Bob Dylan in 1961 when the young singer first arrived in the city, and wrote a review in the paper that gave Dylan's career ... (Read More)
 
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No Regrets: The Life of Edith Piaf
Carolyn Burke.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307268013.  Daedalus Item Code: 33390
 
The iconic French singer comes to life in this engaging and thoughtful biography from the author of Lee Miller: A Life and Becoming Modern: The Life of Mina Loy, who captures Édith ... (Read More)
 
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Notes on Mendelssohn: 20 Crucial Works
Conrad Wilson.
Publisher: Eerdmans.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780802829955.  Daedalus Item Code: 63545
 
Perhaps the greatest child prodigy in the history of Western music, Felix Mendelssohn nonetheless is frequently dismissed today as a victim of creative burnout, says Conrad Wilson. Here, Wilson ... (Read More)
 
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Opera: A Concise History
Leslie Orrey & Rodney Milnes.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780500202173.  Daedalus Item Code: 33608
 
Surveying the history of opera from its humble beginnings in 16th-century Venice through the extravaganzas of the late 20th century, this history profiles the composers, performers, and designers who ... (Read More)
 
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An Orchestra Beyond Borders: Voices of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Elena Cheah. Daniel Barenboim, foreword.
Publisher: Verso.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781844674084.  Daedalus Item Code: 32056
 
Bringing together young musicians from Palestine, Israel, and other countries of the Middle East, the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra was founded by Daniel Barenboim and Edward Said in 1999 to promote ... (Read More)
 
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Practice for Performance: For Cello and Related String Instruments
Daniel Morganstern.
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780786643646.  Daedalus Item Code: 22608
 
The principal cellist for the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the American Ballet Theatre at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, Daniel Morganstern offers many tips for cellists, including not only ... (Read More)
 
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Princes Amongst Men: Journeys with Gypsy Musicians
Garth Cartwright.
Publisher: Serpent's Tail.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781852424831.  Daedalus Item Code: 33649
 
Weaving historical fact, mythic tales, and contemporary voices, Garth Cartwright recounts a Balkan odyssey in search of the secret history and culture of Europe's greatest folk musicians, the Roma ... (Read More)
 
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Prokofiev: Life & Times Series
Thomas Schipperges. J.M.Q. Davies, trans.
Publisher: Haus Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781904341321.  Daedalus Item Code: 24026
 
Sergey Prokofiev (1891–1953) lived a life caught between East and West, traditional and modern. Born in Russia, where he was seen as a musical rebel, he left Russia in the wake of the Revolution and ... (Read More)
 
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Red, Hot & Blue: A Smithsonian Salute to the American Musical
Amy Henderson & Dwight Blocker Bowers.
Publisher: National Portrait Gallery.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781560986980.  Daedalus Item Code: 41025
 
With images like Fred and Ginger gliding cheek-to-cheek across a glossy art deco stage, Shirley Temple stair-dancing with Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney putting on a show, ... (Read More)
 
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