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  1. The Music of Peter Maxwell Davies

    The Music of Peter Maxwell Davies [Hardback]

    Nicholas Jones(Author); Richard McGregor(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781783274833
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016) was one of the leading international composers of the post-war period as well as one of the most productive. This book provides a global view of his music, integrating a number of resonant themes in... .... Learn More
  2. The Telemann Compendium

    The Telemann Compendium [Hardback]

    Steven Zohn(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781783274468
    Published by : Boydell Press
    This book is the first guide to research on the Baroque composer Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767) in any language. Although the scholarly 'Telemann Renaissance' is now a half-century old, there has never been a book intended to s... .... Learn More
  3. Beyond Fingal's Cave

    Beyond Fingal's Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination [Hardback]

    James Porter(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781580469456
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 158
    Beyond Fingal's Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination is the first study in English of musical compositions inspired by the poems published in the 1760s and attributed to a purported ancie... .... Learn More
  4. Sir Henry Wood: Champion of J.S. Bach

    Sir Henry Wood: Champion of J.S. Bach [Hardback]

    Hannah French(Author)

    $95.00

    ISBN: 9781783273850
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Sir Henry J. Wood (1869-1944), co-founder and chief conductor of the Proms for nearly half a century, is often noted for his championing of the leading composers of the day, including Richard Strauss, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Ravel, ... .... Learn More
  5. Music and Faith

    Music and Faith: Conversations in a Post-Secular Age [Hardback]

    Jonathan Arnold(Author)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781783272600
    Published by : Boydell Press
    This book explores examples of how the Christian story is still expressed in music and how it is received by those who experience that art form, whether in church or not. Through conversations with a variety of writers, artists, sc... .... Learn More
  6. Debussy's Resonance

    Debussy's Resonance [Hardback]

    François de Médicis(Editor); Steven Huebner(Editor)

    $125.00

    ISBN: 9781580465250
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: Volume 150
    The music of Claude Debussy has always been widely beloved by listeners and performers alike, more perhaps than that of any of the other pioneers of musical modernism. However rich in itself, his creative output also participated, ... .... Learn More
  7. Ariosto, Opera, and the 17th Century

    Ariosto, Opera, and the 17th Century: Evolution in the Poetics of Delight [Paperback]

    Edward Milton Anderson(Author); Nicola Badolato(Editor)

    $40.00

    ISBN: 9788822265012
    Published by : Ad Ilissum
    The success of Orlando furioso in Italian musical theatre is vast and complex. This book examines the main phases of the circulation and influence of Orlando furioso on the seventeenth-century music scene by reconstructing an over... .... Learn More
  8. Puccini’s Soundscapes

    Puccini’s Soundscapes: Realism and Modernity in Italian Opera [Paperback]

    Arman Schwartz(Author)

    $35.00

    ISBN: 9788822264473
    Published by : Ad Ilissum
    From the bells in Tosca and the birdcalls in Madame Butterfly to the horns and sirens in Il tabarro and the music box melodies that inspired Turandot, Puccini’s operas rely to an unprecedented degree on realistic and seeming... .... Learn More
  9. Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi: A Life in Documents [Paperback]

    Micky White(Author)

    $40.00

    ISBN: 9788822262219
    Published by : Ad Ilissum
    Styling the biography of a major composer as a chronological series of original documents accompanied by ample commentaries, an idea pioneered in O.E. Deutsch’s Documentary Biography of Handel (1955), has the advantage of re... .... Learn More
  10. Playing with Silence

    Playing with Silence: Introduction to a Philosophy of Silence [Paperback]

    Mirio Cosottini(Author)

    $6.50

    ISBN: 9788857526652
    Published by : Mimesis International
    Series: Philosophy
    Mirio Cosottini dedicates his book "Playing with silence" to everyone who loves silence and its multiple facets. In this volume, he advances a series of questions and exercises through which to set off on a path of inqui... .... Learn More

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