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Intimate Letters - Leos Janacek to Kamila Stosslova

By: [Janacek] Tyrrell, John (ed. and trans.)

Price: £5.95

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 002878


Fine copy in soft covers. 397 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Janacek, A Composer's Life

By: [Janacek] Zemanova, Mirka

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Boston, Northeastern University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 000907


Leos Janacek (1854-1928), who wrote such highly acclaimed operas as The Cunning Little Vixen, Jenufa, and Katya Kabanova, as well as choral, chamber, and orchestral pieces, was one of the most original, complex, and appealing artists of the twentieth century. Inspired by the rhythmical and melodic strains of Czech speech patterns and Moravian folk songs, Janacek used unconventional composition principles to create a new musical style that blends tremendous energy and lyr... View more info

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Gyorgy Ligeti, A Bio-Bibliography

By: [Ligeti] Richart, Robert W.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press: 1990

Seller ID: 000886


1)Biography 2)Works and Performances 3) Writings by Ligeti 4) Writings about Ligeti 5) Discography. Fine copy in publishers maroon cloth gilt. View more info

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György Ligeti, Music of theImagination

By: [Ligeti] Steinitz, Richard

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 002308


Fine hardback copy in VG dust jacket. 429 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Revolution and Religion in the Music of Liszt

By: [Liszt] Merrick, Paul

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1987

Seller ID: 000951


This study of a hitherto neglected aspect of Liszt and his music aims to restore a balanced view of both man and artist. In contrast to the familiar portrayal of the virtuoso pianist, Liszt is considered here as a serious man of ideas: in tracing the composer's relationships and attitudes to the twin themes of revolution and religion, Paul Merrick finds much of Liszt's music, both secular and sacred, to be inspired by the same deeply felt religious conviction that also g... View more info

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Mahler's Sixth Symphony - A Study

By: [Mahler] Del Mar, Norman

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Ernst Eulenburg Ltd.: 1980

Seller ID: 001207


VG clean unmarked copy in slightly faded soft covers. 153 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Bohuslav Martinu, The Man and His Music

By: [Martinu] Safranek, Milos

Price: £9.95

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson Limited: 1946

Seller ID: 003867


Slight foxing on edges and end papers, otherwise a good clean copy in darkened dust jacket. 135 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Peter Maxwell Davies, The Complete Catalogue of Published Works.

By: [Maxwell Davies] Arnold, Judy (ed.)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Judy Arnold: 1981

Seller ID: 002629


VG copy in slightly faded soft covers, small crease on bottom front corner. 71 pages. Shipping Category: Sheet Music. View more info

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Nicolas Medtner, His Life and Music

By: [Medtner] Martyn, Barrie

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Scolar Press: 1995

Seller ID: 002140


Fine hardback copy in dust jacket. 274 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Olivier Messiaen and the Music of Time

By: [Messiaen] Griffiths, Paul

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 001049


Covers the whole of Messiaen's output up to and including his opera, Saint François d'Assise. Near Fine hardback copy in slightly faded and chipped dust jacket. 274 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Robin Milford

By: [Milford] Copley, Ian

Price: £9.95

Publisher: London, Thames Publishing: 1984

Seller ID: 004382


Fine hardback copy in lightly rubbed dust jacket. 112 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Monteverdi's Musical Theatre

By: [Monteverdi] Carter, Tim

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 003601


As New hardback copy in dust jacket. x, 326pp. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Mozart's Requiem - On Preparing a New Edition

By: [Mozarrt] Maunder, Richard

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 003104


Fine Hardback copy, inner flaps of dust jacket a little faded. 227 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Forward to Mozart? - A Composer's Manifesto

By: [Mozart] Mathias, William

Price: £4.95

Publisher: Swansea, University College of Swansea: 1991

Seller ID: 003374


W D Thomas Memorial Lecture delivered at the College on 21 January 1991 by Professor William Mathias, CBE, DMUS, FRAM. VG copy in soft covers. 26 pages. Shipping Category: Sheet Music. View more info

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Mozart's Thematic Catalogue, A Facsimile

By: [Mozart] Rosenthal, Albi

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1990

Seller ID: 000785


British Library Stefan Zweig MS 63. Introduction and transcription by Albi Rosenthal & Alan Tyson. Facsimile of Mozart's own Catalogue of his works, begun in 1784 and kept up to date by him until three weeks before his death in 1791. 57pp + 43pp two colour Facsimile. Fine hardback copy of book, half bound in tan cloth with reproduction of original paper boards. Acetate wrapper has small chip on front top corner. View more info

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Carl Nielsen 1865 - 1965 Centenary Essays

By: [Nielsen] Balzer, Jürgen (ed.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, NYT Nordisk Forlag . Arnold Busck: 1965

Seller ID: 001055


Essays on the Orchestral Works and Chamber Music, The Concertos, The Piano Works, The Organ Works, The Dramatic Music, The Choral Works, The Songs, as well as Some Personal Reminiscences. Internally VG, soft covers are a little worn. 128 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Carl Nielsen: Symphonist

By: [Nielsen] Simpson, Robert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Kahn & Averill: 1979

Seller ID: 001054


Near Fine hardback copy in VG dust jacket of the elusive completely revised edition with additional chapter. List of works. 260 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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The Music of Michael Nyman - Texts, Contexts and Intertexts

By: [Nyman] Siôn, Pwyll ap

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Ashgate Publishing Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 002269


Fine hardback copy, dust jacket a little worn on top and bottom edges. 232 pages. Shipping category: Book/Large score. View more info

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The Oginski Gene - The History of a Musical Dynasty

By: [Oginski] Zaluski, Iwo

Price: £16.95

Publisher: Pembrokeshire, Zaluski Researches GB: 2010

Seller ID: 002369


Includes CD of piano music performed by the author. As New copy in illustrated hard covers. 404 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score. View more info

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Parry before Jerusalem - Studies of his Life and Music with Excerpts from his Published Writings.

By: [Parry] Benoliel, Bernard

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Ashgate Publishing Ltd: 1997

Seller ID: 001784


Fine hardback copy in dust jacket. Includes several Parry related press clippings and a booklet on Highnam Church and a couple of postcards. 233 pages. Shipping Category: Book. View more info