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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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All Hopped Up and Ready to Go: Music from the Streets of New York 1927–77
Tony Fletcher.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393334838.  Daedalus Item Code: 21110
 
With great attention to the colorful characters behind the sounds—from Dizzy Gillespie to Tito Puente, Bob Dylan, and the Ramones—musical biographer and Jamming! magazine founder Tony Fletcher ... (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 Music
Patrick Coleman, ed.
Publisher: San Diego Museum of Art/ Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300215472.  Daedalus Item Code: 72202
 
Music and the visual arts have long looked to each other for inspiration, resulting in a diverse profusion of masterpieces over the course of centuries. Taking stock of this phenomenon, this book's ... (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 BBC Proms Pocket Guide to Great Concertos
Nicholas Kenyon, ed.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571223312.  Daedalus Item Code: 72137
 
One of the world's leading music festivals, the BBC Proms is known for publishing outstanding program notes by leading writers on music, and this guide succinctly profiles some of the most exciting ... (Read More)
 
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Beale Street Dynasty: Sex, Song, and the Struggle for the Soul of Memphis
Preston Lauterbach.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393082579.  Daedalus Item Code: 71707
 
After the Civil War, Memphis's Beale Street thrived as a cauldron of sex, music, and violence, but out of this turmoil emerged a center of black progress, optimism, and cultural ferment. In his ... (Read More)
 
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Bernstein's Orchestral Music: An Owner's Manual
David Hurwitz.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback & CD.
ISBN: 9781574671933.  Daedalus Item Code: 41850
 
Leonard Bernstein's fame as a conductor and general cultural phenomenon has overshadowed his genius as a composer, despite the fact that some of his orchestral music has entered the standard ... (Read More)
 
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Billie Holiday: The Musician and the Myth
John Szwed.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670014729.  Daedalus Item Code: 71421
 
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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Bollywood: The Passion of Indian Film and Music (English/German Languages)
Silja Schriever-Klassen.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406480.  Daedalus Item Code: 51999
 
Splashed with colorful images, this book looks at the dream factory of Mumbai's film industry, nicknamed "Bollywood" for its similarity to the American movie capital of decades past, churning out ... (Read More)
 
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