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German Heritage A Series Written For The South East Asia Programme of Deutsche Welle

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Deutsche Welle: 1967

Seller ID: 7424

Condition: Good


Ex German Institute Library, so stamp to title page and issue label to inner back cover. Some pencil underlining, so a good reading copy only. Essays in English on famous German musicians, writers etc. View more info

Harrap's Illustrated Dictionary of Music & Musicians

By: -

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Harrap: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2708

ISBN: 0245546936

Condition: As New


469pp, complete dustjacket, b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. View more info

Tribal Dancing On The Gold Mines

By: -

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chamber of Mines: 1111

Seller ID: 5658

Condition: Very Good


Circa 1980 - dated by inserted single - leaf dance programme20pp, softback covers. Colour and b + w photographs. A clean copy. List of the tribal dances of the gold miners of South Africa, and description, and structure of the music etc. View more info

The Descant Carol Book Book 1

By: -

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Novello: 1928

Seller ID: 13697

Condition: Very Good


29pp, soft covers, a little worn. The words and music, with descants, of 8 carols - A virgin unspotted, Good Christian Men Rejoice, Good King Wenceslas, I Saw Three Ships, Shepherds Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep, The First Nowell , What Child is This? and While Shepherds Watched. View more info

The Descant Carol Book Book 1

By: -

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Novello: 1928

Seller ID: 13698

Condition: Very Good


29pp, soft covers with originl owner's name to front. The words and music, with descants, of 8 carols - A virgin unspotted, Good Christian Men Rejoice, Good King Wenceslas, I Saw Three Ships, Shepherds Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep, The First Nowell , What Child is This? and While Shepherds Watched. View more info

Service of Song Entitled Negro Spirituals or the Emancipation of The Slaves in the Southern States of America

By: -

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Clacton On Sea, W J Gibbs: 1111

Seller ID: 15176

Condition: Very Good


Probably circa 1930. 24pp. Blue grey soft covers with period advertisements. A couple of light marks to the covers, some ligtht pencil marking for performance, but otherwise internally clean. Music and words of 19 Spirituals, as sung by the Jubilee Singers 50 years before on a tour of England and Scotland, and the accompanying text to make a church service. View more info

The Methodist Hymn Book

By: -

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Methodist Conference Office: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8215

Condition: Very Good


226pp, all edges gilt. Index and Biographical Index.. Brown limp suede leather covers with rounded edges, gilt title. All edges gilt. Flyleaf unfortunately removed, otherwise internally very clean. The rarer 1904 edition of the words of the hymns used in the Methodist Church.. View more info

The Albion June 1 1831

By: -

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Wm Boucher 69 Strand: 1831

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16462

Condition: Very Good


An original full size newspaper of four pages, clean, but with a very little wear to the edges. The contents include advertisements, including full details of a lecture on singing and a concert at Horncastle, the Fifeshire election, the capture of the midnight legislators of Galway and other outrages, including insurgents dressed as females, foreign news, Paganini in Leipzig , Covent Garden, the murder of Richard Taylor, Rochester and market and law news etc. Very rare. View more info

The Pleasures of Life

By: Avebury, Lord

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Macmillan: 1930

Seller ID: 16053

Condition: Very Good


Caravan Library ediition. 252pp, red cloth covered boards with gilt title, a little faded to spine. Internally clean. Essays on how to find happiness - home, health, nature, poetry, music, love, work etc. View more info

The Musical Companion

By: Bacharach, A L (ed)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1940

Seller ID: 1996

Condition: Very Good


6th impression. 751 pp, slightly browned with age to edges. Folding chart, frontispiece illustration. Blue cloth boards. Previous owner's signature on flyleaf, otherwise clean. View more info

Lives of the Great Composers Volume 3 Brahms, Wagner and their Contemporaries

By: Bacharach, A L (ed)

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1948

Seller ID: 5276

Condition: Very Good


191pp, blue and white softback covers. Previous owner's name on half title, otherwise clean and VG+ Includes Brahms, Debussy, Elgar, Grieg, Tchaikovsky, Verdi, Wagner and Wolf. View more info

Lives of the Great Composers Volume 2 Beethoven and the Romantics

By: Bacharach, A L (ed)

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1947

Seller ID: 5277

Condition: Very Good


22opp, blue and white softback covers. A very clean, VG+ copy. This volume includes Beethoven, Berlioz, Chopin, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Moussorgsky, Rossini, Schubert, Schumann and Weber. View more info

British Music of Our Time

By: Bacharach, A L (ed)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14322

Condition: Very Good


2560pp, blue and white softback covers with a couple of light spots of foxing. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. British Music from the C19th century, through Holst, Delius, Vaughan Williams, Warlock, Walton, Bliss etc to Britten View more info

The Royal Opera Covent Garden Aida

By: Benarroch, Eduardo and Wilson, Robert et al

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Arts Council Royal Opera House: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16456

Condition: Very Good


Large format programme magazine. 49pp plus advertisements, biographies etc. Contains cast, synopsis and illustrated essays on the opera, design drawings, photographs of the production etc and historical performances A separate sheet with the cast list for 20 November 2003, conductor Antonio Pappano with Norma Fantini as Aida. A clean copy. View more info

A Chorus Line Theatre Royal Programme

By: Bennett, Michael

Price: £4.00

Publisher: 1976

Seller ID: 5161

Condition: Very Good


Soft covers, now browned to edges and with one edge creased. Theatre Programme for the first UK production from 22nd July 1976 at the Theatre Royal Drury lane, London. Cast list and CVs the British Company and list of musical numbers. Rare. View more info

Hamilton's Celebrated Dictionary Comprising an Explanation of 3,500 Italian French German English and Other Musical Terms Phrases and Abbreviations and Also A Copious List of Musical Characters

By: Bishop, John

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Robert Cocks: 1111

Seller ID: 13472

Condition: Good


Probably late C19th century - the publishers are 'by Appointment to Queen Victoria and the Prince of Wales'. 130th edition. Pocket sized book of 178 pp and publisher's catalogue. card covers, the front one now with loss to edges and attached with tape. Internally clean and tight. View more info

Mozart

By: Blom, Eric

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Dent: 1946

Seller ID: 5242

Condition: Very Good


5th impression, with corrections. 388pp, dustjacket with wear to edges. B + w illustrations. A couple of very small spots of foxing to foredge, previous owner's bookplate on inner board, otherwise internally clean. A biography of Mozart and his contemporaries, with a useful calendar and list of works. One of the Master Musicians series. View more info

Music in England

By: Blom, Eric

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Penguin Pelican: 1947

Seller ID: 14308

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition. 288pp, the edges browning a little with age, blue and white softback covers. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The history of music in England from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century View more info

Mozart

By: Blom, Eric

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Dent: 1978

Seller ID: 16142

Condition: Fine


A reprint of the second revised edition. 388pp, priceclipped dustjacket with wear to enda of spine. 8 pages of b + w illustrations, and music in the text. Internally clean. A classic biography of Mozart and his contemporaries, with a calendar and list of works. One of the Master Musicians series. View more info

With Geldof In Africa Confronting the Famine Crisis

By: Blundy, David and Vallely, Paul

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Times: 1985

Seller ID: 3003

ISBN: 0723002797

Condition: Very Good


Large format. 159pp. Many colour photographs of Bob Geldof's work in Ethiopia. Gift inscription on half title, othewise very clean. Published to help the Band Aid appeal for the Ethiopian Famine. View more info