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"Hear My Sad Story : The True Tales That Inspired Stagolee, John Henry, and Other Traditional American Folk Songs"

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", Cornell University Press: 2015

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 8-2H003

ISBN: 1501700022

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""by giving equal weight to historical events and their reinvention as musical myths…creates a rich and colorful tapestry of fact and fable…provides useful and illuminating background stories for a host of important American songs…"" 293 indexed pages" View more info

"L'Italiana in Algeri, Gran Teatro La Fenice, September 11-22, 1992 "

By: "Anelli, Angelo (Gioacchino Rossini, music)"

Price: $26.95

Publisher: "Venice, tTaly", Gran Teatro La Fenice: 1992

Seller ID: 6-6X003

Condition: FINE


"As new but has tiny bump at bottom of spine. 146+ page booklet with full libretto, multiple illustrated essays plus biographies and photos of current principals with text in Italian. Synopsis is in Italian, English, French and German. Full listing of cast (Furlanetto, Pace, Trevisan, Spagnoli, Gimenez, De Nissa, Pratico) and orchestra members for September 1992 performances. 6-5/8x9-1/2x3/8"" (17x24x1cm)" View more info

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State Songs of America

By: "Bristow, Michael J. "

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Westport, CT", Greenwood Press: 2000

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-NY006

ISBN: 0313292981

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for scratch on back cover and bookstore sticker on first free page. ""music and lyrics for the official songs adopted by the state governments. Arranged alphabetically by state, each song has a single vocal line over a piano accompaniment, with one verse under the vocal line and remaining verses appearing separately...+history of song"". 167 pages, indexed by Composer, Lyricist & Title. 8.75x11.25x.75"". " View more info

Broadside Ballads for Christmastyde (Folk World Book One)

By: "Bryant, Beth"

Price: $74.95

Publisher: NY, Folk World: 1963

Seller ID: 5-3Y003

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, age tanned, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, slight curl. All edges are rubbed. Back bottom corner is battered (chewed?). Hard to find. Ugly but solid. ""a book of traditional Christmas ballads taken, for the most part, from actual ancient broadsides…From the instant the printing press was introduced into fifteenth-century England, a never-ending parade of print began...For almost 250 years both the new and old ballads of the English language were committed to print on single-sheet, penny throw-aways called 'broadsides' which today form the bulk of source mater... View more info

Neil Diamond - Classics - The Early Years

By: "Diamond, Neil"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Winona, MN", Hal Leonard Publishing: 1984

Seller ID: 11Y030

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Book of Sheet Music - Piano, vocal and guitar lines. Tight, bright, clean interior, faint age soil to exterior, slight curl. White cover with NY skyline in background. Contents: Kentucky Woman; Solitary; Cherry, cherry; You Got To Be Me; Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon; Thank the Lord for the Night Time; I'm a Believer; I Got The Feelin' (Oh No, No); Shilo; The boat That I Row; Red, Red Wine; Do It. Man49 pages.11-7/8x9"" (30.3x22.8cm)" View more info

Alte Spielmusik fur Blaser I: Gersmmelt Und Fur Den Praktischen Gebrauch

By: "Ehmann, Wilhelm (ed.)"

Price: $27.95

Publisher: "Kassle, Germany", Barenreiter-Verlag (#3590):

Seller ID: 3DY003

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for slight wear to edge and corners of covers (1 chipped). Partitas for 4, 5 or 6 voices (Stimmen) by Franck, Haußmann, Peuerl, Posch, Praetorius, Schein, Staden, and Vintz. Collected and for practical use (Gesammelt und fur den praktischen Gebrauch). 83 pages of music (treble and bass clefs) with 4 page introduction (Einleitung) in German. @1980" View more info

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Molto Agitato: The Mayhem Behind the Music at the Metropolitan Opera

By: "Fiedler, Johanna"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Doubleday / Random: 2001

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 05H009

ISBN: 038548187X

Condition: FINE/ Fine


"As new. DJ is unclipped. ""for over one hundred years, in the old Met on Broadway and Thirty-ninth Street and the new Met at Lincoln Center, the wealthy and the prominent had come to see the opera and to be seen themselves. .."" Feidler…draws upon her insider's knowledge and reveals for the first time the company's Byzantine inner workings and he personal, social, economic, and artistic struggles that have always characterized the Met..."" 393 pages, 9.5x6.5"" (24.1x16.5 cm)." View more info

La Gioconda: Opera in Four Acts

By: "Gorrio, Tobia(Arrigo Boito), Ponchielli, Amilcare (Music)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, Fred Rullman:

Edition: (Metropolitan Opera)

Seller ID: 81X009

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Slight tanning and a partial ring stain on front cover. . Metropolitan Opera House Grand Opera Libretto: The Original Italian, French or German Libretto with a correct English Translation. Italian/English. Orignal price: 30 cents. Rear cover photo of Richard Strauss.Giulio Gatti-Casazza, General Manager (1908-1935). Staple-bound. 51 pages. 10x6-3/4""." View more info

The Rockin' 60s

By: "Helander, Brock"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: NY, Schirmer Trade Books: 1999

Seller ID: 7-0Y006

ISBN: 0825672201

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! 461 indexed pages, including Bibliography and occasional black and white photos. ""first complete guide to the great rock and R&B instrumental and vocal groups and solo artists of the day. Personnel of each group, birthplace and date, instrument, any other significant role - narrative history, analysis of key recordings - comprehensive discography, original and reissue... 8x10x1.25""" View more info

Andrea Chénier (libretto)

By: "Illica, Luigi "

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Milan. Italy., Casa Musicale Sonzogno di Piero Ostali: ©1959

Seller ID: 96M001

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, faint age tanning, clean interior, exterior has light soil, slight curl. Text in English. Pocket size (6x4"" - 15.2x10.2cm) libretto of Umberto Giordano's opera. 62 pages." View more info

Andrea Chenier: Opera in Four Acts

By: "Illica, Luigi (Umberto Giordana, Music)"

Price: $21.95

Publisher: NY, Fred Rullman: ©1921

Edition: (Metropolitan Opera)

Seller ID: 81X005

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Age tanned and some dog-eared corners. Metropolitan Opera House Grand Opera Libretto: The Original Italian, French or German Libretto with a correct English Translation. Italian/ English. Original price 35 cents. Rear cover photo of Giacomo Puccini (which seems to indicate it is from the 1922 or 1923 season). Giulio Gatti-Casazza, General Manager (1908-1935). Staple-bound. 49 pages. 10x6-3/4""." View more info

Folksongs of Britain & Ireland: Guidebook to the Living Tradition of Folksinging

By: "Kennedy, Peter (ed.)"

Price: $89.95

Publisher: NY, Schirmer / Macmilan: 1975

Edition: (First American Edition)

Seller ID: 14Y007

Condition: GOOD+/ No DJ


"Tight, bright, clean interior, square. Bright gilt lettering. Back loose endpaper removed (duplicate of front endpaper). White spots along edges of navy blue cloth covers. Small spot and stamp ""not for resale"" along bottom exterior page edges. Slight softening of spine ends. 824 indexed pages, map endpapers with index to counties of England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland. Sections: Songs in Scottish Gaelic; song in Welsh; Songs in Cornish; Songs of the Channel Islands; Songs of Courtship: Songs of False Love and True; Songs of Seduction; Songs of Occupations; Songs of Coun... View more info

Folk Songs and Singing Games of the Illinois Ozarks

By: "McIntosh, David S. (Dale R. Whiteside, ed.)(Greg Trafidlo, illus.)"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "Carbondale, IL", Southern Illinois University Press: 1974

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-9X002

ISBN: 0809305852

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! RECORD INCLUDED. 119 indexed, annotated pages including Reference List. ""divided into 2 chapters…traditional songs and ballads that came into the Illinois Ozarks as part of the folk heritage, and those…that originated here or have become attached to some particular locality in this region..."" Contains the background stories on the songs, musical lines, multiple verses. An in depth study of songs the area. A wonderful teaching tool for all levels. A source of songs new to you." View more info

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Executive Rock: a Perspective on the Evolution of Popular Music Since 1950

By: "Moseley, Willie G."

Price: $9.75

Publisher: "Bismark, ND", Vintage Guitar: c1996

Seller ID: 10H016

ISBN: 1884883044

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""a remarkable knowledge of popular music history, and a unique insight into the artist's perspective…not to mention a terrific sense of humor…"" 219 pages." View more info

"Death in Venice : An Opera in Two Acts, Set to Music by Benjamin Britten"

By: "Piper, Myfanwy"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Faber / G. Schirmer: 1973

Seller ID: 8-8T006

Condition: FINE


"As new - Trade Paperback. 8x 5"" (20x13cm). Libretto for opera adaptation of Thomas Mann's ""Death in Venice"". ." View more info

Chamber Music

By: "Robertson, Alec (Ed)"

Price: $11.66

Publisher: "Hammondsworth, UK", Penguin/Pelican: 1970

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 59P038

ISBN: 0140203729

Condition: GOOD+


"covers ""instrumental ensemble music with one instrument to a part and for a body no larger than a nonet"" Sections on composers from Haydn through Bartok. Generally worn - yellowed, softened, edgeworn. " View more info

Lucia di Lammermoor: A Grand Opera in Four Acts

By: "Scott, Walter(Adapted from), Donizetti (Music)"

Price: $21.95

Publisher: NY, Fred Rullman: 1931

Edition: (Metropolitan Opera)

Seller ID: 81X008

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Slight tanning and ripple. Metropolitan Opera House Grand Opera Libretto: The Original Italian, French or German Libretto with a correct English Translation. Italian/English. Original price: 30 cents. Rear cover photo of: Maria Jeritza. Probably 1931-32 season. Giulio Gatti-Casazza, General Manager (1908-1935). Staple-bound. 27 pages. 10x6-3/4""." View more info

Lucia di Lammermoor: A Grand Opera in Four Acts

By: "Scott, Walter(Adapted from), Donizetti (Music)"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: NY, Fred Rullman:

Edition: (Metropolitan Opera)

Seller ID: 81X007

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Metropolitan Opera House Grand Opera Libretto: The Original Italian, French or German Libretto with a correct English Translation. Italian/English. 1936 season or later. Musical themes: ""Perche non ho del Vento"", Che a Pio"", ""Verranoro a te sull Aura"", ""Chi mi Frena"" & ""Presso a la Tomba"".Original price: 30 cents. Rear cover photos of: Flagstad, List, Lawrence, Huehn, Papi. Staple-bound. 32 pages. 10x6-3/4""." View more info

School Marches for Piano

By: "Shepard, Thos. G. (arranger)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, G. Schirmer: 1901

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-6Y007

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Interior pages will lie flat on music stand. Forest green cloth covers with gilt designs and lettering have minimum markings but have been rubbed down to substrate on all corners and both spine ends. No dust jacket. 107 pages (x12""), 34 marches arranged for piano. Victoria / Auber * Happy and light / Balfe * March from Carmen / Bizet * Dessauer march * Exihibition march ; Standard-bearer march ; With the military / Fahrbach *March from Martha / Flotow * Under the imperial banner / Friedemann *Frederick march / Gungl * Styrian march / Kirchner * ... View more info

The Symphony 1: Haydn to Dvorak

By: "Simpson, robert (Ed)"

Price: $9.86

Publisher: "Hammondsworth, UK", Penguin/Pelican: 1978

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 59P036

ISBN: 0140207724

Condition: NEAR FINE


" ""composer by composer, a comprehensive introduction to the whole symphonic scene...introductions analyze the essence of the symphonic form..."" Tight, pages age yellowed, clean, slight curl. Faint edgewear." View more info