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100 Killer Licks & Chops for Rock Guitar: The Hot Licks You Need—And How to Use Them—For Cool, Intense Rock
Phil Capone.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: spiral.
ISBN: 9780785824886.  Daedalus Item Code: 71367
 
A professional musician and teacher in London, Phil Capone here shows how to play guitar licks and riffs from Chuck Berry, the Beatles, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Tony Iommi, Dave ... (Read More)
 
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Art and Music in Venice: From the Renaissance to the Baroque
Hilliard T. Goldfarb, ed.
Publisher: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300197921.  Daedalus Item Code: 71775
 
Between the 16th and 18th centuries, the Venetian Republic had a particularly fertile and vibrant music scene, aided in part by the excellent acoustics of some of the city's structures. The music in ... (Read More)
 
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The Art of Youth: Crane, Carrington, Gershwin, and the Nature of First Acts
Nicholas Delbanco.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544114463.  Daedalus Item Code: 53037
 
In a triptych of indelible portraits, Nicholas Delbanco gives us three great creative spirits who lived colorful, productive lives before dying in their 20s or 30s: writer Stephen Crane (The Red ... (Read More)
 
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The B-Side: The Death of Tin Pan Alley and the Rebirth of the Great American Song
Ben Yagoda.
Publisher: Riverhead.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594488498.  Daedalus Item Code: 71645
 
Somewhere around 1950, the stream of great music known collectively as the American Songbook more or less dried up; all of a sudden, what came over the radio wasn't Gershwin, Porter, and Berlin, but ... (Read More)
 
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The Beatles Are Here!: 50 Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember
Penelope Rowlands.
Publisher: Algonquin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616203504.  Daedalus Item Code: 43842
 
The arrival of the Beatles in America in February 1964 was, for millions, an unforgettable cultural touchstone. For biographer and cultural critic Penelope Rowlands—captured in an iconic photograph ... (Read More)
 
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Billie Holiday: The Musician & the Myth
John Szwed.
Publisher: William Heinemann.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781785150272.  Daedalus Item Code: 71860
 
When 18-year-old Billie Holiday stepped into Columbia studios in 1933 to record "Riffin' the Scotch" and "Your Mother's Son-in-Law," she began one of the most remarkable careers in contemporary ... (Read More)
 
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The Birth of an Opera: Fifteen Masterpieces from Poppea to Wozzeck
Michael Rose.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393060430.  Daedalus Item Code: 64007
 
The author of Berlioz Remembered and co-author of Words about Music as well as a contributor to The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, Michael Rose here presents a companion to his ... (Read More)
 
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Bob Dylan—All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track
Jean-Michel Guesdon & Philippe Margotin.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781579129859.  Daedalus Item Code: 69685
 
What inspired the lyrics that earned Bob Dylan the Nobel Prize? This encyclopedic history of Dylan's work tells the inside stories and reveals little-known details behind the recordings of every ... (Read More)
 
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Brief Lives: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Andrew Piper.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843919100.  Daedalus Item Code: 50358
 
In this scrupulously researched study by Goethe scholar Andrew Piper, the father of German literature emerges as a polymath whose life spanned Europe's Enlightenment, and who himself exerted an ... (Read More)
 
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A Broken Hallelujah: Rock and Roll, Redemption, and the Life of Leonard Cohen
Liel Leibovitz.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393082050.  Daedalus Item Code: 71711
 
Why is it that, even before his death, Leonard Cohen earned the sort of reverence we reserve for a precious few living artists? Why have his songs been gracing the charts and movie soundtracks again ... (Read More)
 
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Composed: A Memoir
Rosanne Cash.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780143119395.  Daedalus Item Code: 62638
 
Having moved gracefully from Nashville stardom to critical success as a singer-songwriter and author of essays and short stories, Rosanne Cash here offers a candid and beautifully written account of ... (Read More)
 
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Discover Music of the Classical Era
Stephen Johnson.
Publisher: Naxos.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843792352.  Daedalus Item Code: 54886
 
Though all orchestral music is often deemed "classical music," the classical era itself is generally regarded as the period from the mid-18th century to the early 19th, when the art, literature and ... (Read More)
 
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