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Franz Schubert An Essential Guide to His Life and Work Classic FM Lifelines

By: Jackson, Stephen

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Pavilion: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11477

ISBN: 1857939875

Condition: Fine


110pp, illustrated card covers. A very clean, tight copy. Schubert's life, recordings, list of works and bibliography. View more info

Sir Thomas Beecham A Centenary Tribute

By: Jefferson, Alan

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macdonald and Jane's: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2742

ISBN: 035404205X

Condition: Very Good


256pp, black boards, dustjacket in removeable plastic cover. B + w photographs. Small light sellotape marks on flyleaves, otherwise very clean. View more info

Stories of 100 Operas

By: Kaufmann, Helen L

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12858

Condition: Fine


Pocket sized book of 336pp. Priceclipped dustjacket with a little wear to top of spine. Internally very clean. The story of each opera is told simply and clearly, act by act. View more info

The Q Omnibus Press Rock'N'Roll Reader

By: Kelly, Danny (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Omnibus Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7739

Condition: Fine


191pp, one scrape mark to back cover, otherwise as new. Music articles on Elvis, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Sex Pistols, Hendrix, Dylan etc, originally given away with Q91 magazine. View more info

The Life Of Beethoven

By: Kendall, Alan

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1978

Seller ID: 2676

ISBN: 0600314316

Condition: Fine


Large format. 144pp, red boards, dustjacket with one closed tear, no loss. Numerous colour and b + w photographs. Internally clean. Includes a catalogue of Beethoven's Works. View more info

England's Dances Folk Dancing Today and Yesterday

By: Kennedy, Douglas

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bell & Sons: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14861

Condition: Very Good


158pp, blue cloth covered boards with light spotting. Introduction by Vaughan Williams. B + w photographs. Gift inscription to inner board, spots of foxing to foredge, hand written notes on folk customs to back flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The discovery and revival of the folk dances of England. View more info

Gotta Sing Gotta Dance A Pictorial History Of Film Musicals

By: Kobal, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3608

ISBN: 0600031268

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 320pp, yellow cloth covered boards with a damp mark to front top edge. Internally very clean. Numerous b + w photographs. From early sound musicals onwards. View more info

Mozart Und Die Marionetten Von Salzburg

By: Kraus, Gottfried

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Salzburger Marionetten: 1111

Seller ID: 5655

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1973. Souvenir programme softback covers in white and gold with many colour and black and white photographs of the puppets and assistants. Text in German, English and French, includes insert with information about their performance of The Magic Flute. A clean copy. View more info

Classical Music Lists

By: Kupferberg, Herbert

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13533

ISBN: 0706364708

Condition: Fine


175pp, complete dustjacket. A clean copy. More than 100 enjoyable lists including composers, compositions, forms and instruments, operas (including ones that were never written), gourmet dishes etc. View more info

Polonaise

By: Leslie, Doris

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Book Club: 1944

Seller ID: 8271

Condition: Very Good


247pp, red cloth boards. A little faded to spine. Internally very clean. The story of Chopin. View more info

Music and Its Appreciation or The Foundations of True Listening

By: MacPherson, Stewart

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Joseph Williams:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8266

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1920. 166pp, blue cloth covered boards. Music illustrations, including fold-outs. Original owner's name dated 1924 to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. View more info

Melody and Harmony Book Two Elementary Harmonic Progression

By: Macpherson, Stewart

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Joseph Williams: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13744

Condition: Very Good


178pp and Appendices. Soft covers. Spots of foxing to foredge, a couple of pages with pencil marking, otherwise a clean, tight copy. Harmony for the teacher and the student. View more info

Maine On Music

By: Maine, Basil

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Westhouse: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3546

Condition: Very Good


Preface by Sir Adrian Boult. 129pp, dustjacket with wear to edges of spine. Internally clean. Essays in musical criticism, including Elgar, Holst, Mozart Chopin. View more info

Joan Sutherland

By: Major, Norma

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Futura: 1991

Seller ID: 13411

ISBN: 0708840051

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Dame Joan Sutherland. 256pp, the edges browning a little with age. Illustrated softback covers with a couple of creases to spine. B + w photographs. Internally clean and tight. A biography of the famous opera singer. Includes discography. View more info

Manual of Musical History

By: Matthew, James E

Price: £16.50

Publisher: H Grevel: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9835

Condition: Very Good


462pp, green cloth covered boards, worn to edges of spine. 129 engraved illustrations. Private library stamp on title page, label removed form flyleaf, otherwise clean. A revised extended version of "A Popular History of Music' View more info

Chopin Playing From the Composer to the Present Day

By: Methuen-Campbell, James

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Gollancz: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13920

ISBN: 057502884X

Condition: Very Good


289pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. B + w illustrations. Ex library - label removed from flyleaf, stamp to title page, otherwise a clean 'reading copy' The history of playing Chopin, and descriptions and analysis of interpretations. View more info

Piccolo Museo Della Pieta Antonio Vivaldi Musica e Vita Quotidiana Delle Alieve (Figlie Di Choro) al Tempo Di Vivaldi

By: Miraglia, Anna Maria Giannuzzi (Foreword)

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Venice, Istituto Provinciale Per l'Infanzia Santa Maria Della Pieta Di Venezia: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16249

Condition: Fine


Text in Italian. 64pp, illustrated card covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The story of the 'Pieta' in Venice, the girls who sang in the choirs there, and the music composed for them by Vivaldi and other composers, together with a list of the Baroque instruments in the museum. Includes an acknowledgements slip for the illustrations. View more info

The Road To The Orchestra

By: Moore, Stephen S

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5231

Condition: Very Good


124pp, red cloth covered boards. Sepia photographs, including St Hilda's and Belle Vue Schools, Bradford and instrument players such as Sidonie Goossens. Music and percussion parts. Light spots of foxing, otherwise clean and VG. An introduction to the orchestra and its instruments for young people. View more info

Songs of Bethlehem European Carols and Christmas Songs

By: Offer, Charles K and Grimes, G

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13739

Condition: Very Good


24pp, soft covers. Top corner slightly creased, otherwise internally very clean. The english words and music with piano accompaniment of 19 carols from Europe. View more info

Factotum Newsletter of the XVIIIth Century STC March 1989

By: Pearson, D R S and Wood, J L

Price: £5.00

Publisher: British Library: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15681

ISBN: 01413635

Condition: Very Good


A4 size. 23pp, illustrated soft covers. A newsletter designed to give news of the activities and progress of the ESTC catalogue to librarians, this isssue contains articles on Kitty Kennedy and Petticoat Recommendation, A Dorset Book Club in Blandford, London Directories, Licentious Pens and Diplomats reflections on the Press 1762-63, books printed on silk and linen, fakes and frauds etc. View more info