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  1. The Symphonic Poem in Britain, 1850-1950

    The Symphonic Poem in Britain, 1850-1950 [Hardback]

    Michael Allis(Editor); Paul Watt(Editor)

    $120.00

    ISBN: 9781783275281
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Series: Music in Britain, 1600-2000
    Volume: Volume 26
    The Symphonic Poem in Britain 1850-1950 aims to raise the status of the genre generally and in Britain specifically. The volume reaffirms British composers' confidence in dealing with literary texts and takes advantage of the contributors' ... .... Learn More
  2. Humperdinck

    Humperdinck: A Life of the Composer of Hänsel und Gretel [Hardback]

    William Melton(Author)

    $59.00

    ISBN: 9780907689928
    Published by : Toccata Press
    Engelbert Humperdinck's opera Hänsel und Gretel is one of the best-known in the repertoire, its melodies as familiar as folk-tunes - and yet no full-length biography of Humperdinck (1854-1921) has ever been published in English: althou... .... Learn More
  3. Julian Anderson

    Julian Anderson: Dialogues on Listening, Composing and Culture [Hardback]

    Julian Anderson(Author); Christopher Dingle(Author)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9781783274987
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Julian Anderson is renowned internationally as one of the leading composers of his generation. This substantial book of conversations with the scholar and critic Christopher Dingle captures Anderson's thoughts and memories in-depth for the first t... .... Learn More
  4. Aaron Copland's Hollywood Film Scores

    Aaron Copland's Hollywood Film Scores [Hardback]

    Paula Musegades(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781580469913
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 169
    One of the most influential and beloved American composers, Aaron Copland played a critical role in shaping what is often recognized as the "American sound." He is best known for achieving this through his works for the concert hall and ... .... Learn More
  5. Allegri's Miserere' in the Sistine Chapel

    Allegri's Miserere' in the Sistine Chapel [Hardback]

    Graham O'Reilly(Author)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9781783274871
    Published by : Boydell Press
    The Miserere attributed to the Italian composer Gregorio Allegri (1582-1652) is one of the most popular, often performed and recorded choral pieces of late Renaissance/early Baroque music. It was composed during the reign of Pope Urban VIII... .... Learn More
  6. Cheer Up!

    Cheer Up!: British Musical Films, 1929-1945 [Hardback]

    Adrian Wright(Author)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781783274994
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Cheer Up! is the first book to deal exclusively with the British musical film from the very beginning of talking pictures in the late 1920s through the Depression of the 1930s up to the end of World War II. The upsurge in production at Brit... .... Learn More
  7. Brahms's A German Requiem

    Brahms's A German Requiem: Reconsidering Its Biblical, Historical, and Musical Contexts [Hardback]

    R. Allen Lott(Author)

    $125.00

    ISBN: 9781580469869
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 162
    Despite its entirely biblical text, Brahms's long-beloved A German Requiem is now widely considered a work in which the composer espoused a theologically universal view. R. Allen Lott's comprehensive reconsideration of the work's various co... .... Learn More
  8. Coquettes, Wives, and Widows

    Coquettes, Wives, and Widows: Gender Politics in French Baroque Opera and Theater [Hardback]

    Marcie Ray(Author)

    $85.00

    ISBN: 9781580469883
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 72
    Seventeenth- and eighteenth-century French theatrical works created an uneasy dialogue with the often-blistering depictions of marriage in contemporary writings by literary women. For over a century, composers and librettists attempted to silence ... .... Learn More
  9. Self-Quotation in Schubert

    Self-Quotation in Schubert: "Ave Maria," the Second Piano Trio, and Other Works [Hardback]

    Scott Messing(Author)

    $110.00

    ISBN: 9781580469654
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 165
    Enthusiasts and experts have long relished Schubert's quotations of his own music. This study centers on a previously unidentified pairing: "Ave Maria," one of his most beloved songs, and the Piano Trio no. 2, a masterpiece that holds a ... .... Learn More
  10. Augusta Browne

    Augusta Browne: Composer and Woman of Letters in Nineteenth-Century America [Hardback]

    Bonny H. Miller(Author)

    $125.00

    ISBN: 9781580469722
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 164
    Augusta Browne's five-decade career in music and letters reveals a gifted composer and author. Hailed as "one of the most prolific women composers in the USA before 1870," Augusta Browne Garrett (c. 1820-1882) was also a dedicated music ... .... Learn More

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