Results 1 to 15 of 18

Classical Music Lover's Companion to Orchestral Music

by Robert Philip Yale University Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780300120691
Format:
Hbk 968 pages

Robert Philip, scholar, broadcaster, and musician, has compiled an essential handbook for lovers of classical music, designed...

  • AU$94.99
  • NZ$100.00
In Stock Now
add to your cart

Beyond Bach: Music and Everyday Life in the Eighteenth Century

by Andrew Talle University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
07/2018
ISBN:
9780252083891
Format:
Pb+ 376 pages

Reverence for J. S. Bach's music and its towering presence in our cultural memory have long affected how people hear his works....

  • AU$64.00
  • NZ$66.09
In Stock Now
add to your cart

Hildegard of Bingen

by Honey Meconi University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
11/2018
ISBN:
9780252083679
Format:
Pb+ 176 pages

Rediscovering the genius of the medieval composer, theologian, and visionary A Renaissance woman long before the...

  • AU$43.99
  • NZ$45.21
In Stock Now
add to your cart

Creative Process in Music from Mozart to Kurtag

by William Kinderman University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
03/2017
ISBN:
9780252082603
Format:
Pb+ 256 pages

Great music arouses wonder: how did the composer create such an original work of art? What was the artist's inspiration, and how...

  • AU$61.00
  • NZ$60.00
In Stock Now
add to your cart

Jacques Offenbach and the Paris of His Time

by Siegfried Kracauer Zone Books
Pub Date:
03/2016
ISBN:
9781890951313
Format:
Pb+ 424 pages

Siegfried Kracauer's biography of the composer Jacques Offenbach is a remarkable work of social and cultural history. First published...

  • AU$59.99
  • NZ$60.86
In Stock Now
add to your cart

Virtuosi Abroad: Soviet Music and Imperial Competition during the Early Cold War, 1945-1958

by Kiril Tomoff Cornell University Press
Pub Date:
09/2015
ISBN:
9780801453120
Format:
Hbk 280 pages

In the 1940s and 1950s, Soviet musicians and ensembles were acclaimed across the globe. They toured the world, wowing critics...

  • AU$89.00
  • NZ$91.30
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

La Traviata Affair: Opera in the Age of Apartheid

by Hilde Roos University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780520299894
Format:
Pb+ 264 pages

Race, politics, and opera production during apartheid South Africa intersect in this historiographic work on the Eoan Group, a...

  • AU$55.99
  • NZ$57.39
Available in Approx 5 days
add to your cart

Fruits of the Cross: Passiontide Music Theater in Habsburg Vienna

by Robert L Kendrick University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780520297579
Format:
Hbk 264 pages

In this first detailed study of seventeenth-century sepolcri, semi-staged sacred operas performed on Holy Thursday and Good Friday,...

  • AU$115.00
  • NZ$116.52
Available in Approx 9 days
add to your cart

Music of the Renaissance: Imagination and Reality of a Cultural Practice

by Laurenz Lutteken University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780520297906
Format:
Hbk 248 pages

Where previous accounts of the Renaissance have not fully acknowledged the role that music played in this decisive period of cultural...

  • AU$115.00
  • NZ$116.52
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Dreaming with Open Eyes: Opera, Aesthetics, and Perception in Arcadian Rome

by Ayana O Smith University of California Press
Pub Date:
11/2018
ISBN:
9780520298156
Format:
Hbk 328 pages

Dreaming with Open Eyes examines visual symbolism in late seventeenth-century Italian opera, contextualizing the genre amid the...

  • AU$117.00
  • NZ$119.13
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Middlebrow Modernism: Britten's Operas and the Great Divide

by Christopher Chowrimootoo University of California Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780520298651
Format:
Pbk 252 pages

At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press’s...

  • AU$55.99
  • NZ$57.39
Available in Approx 5 days
add to your cart

Charles Ives's Concord: Essays after a Sonata

by Kyle Gann University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
05/2017
ISBN:
9780252040856
Format:
Hbk 488 pages

  • AU$99.00
  • NZ$103.48
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Bach Perspectives, Volume 12: Bach and the Counterpoint of Religion

by Robin A Leaver University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
10/2018
ISBN:
9780252041983
Format:
Hbk 144 pages

Bach's music observed within the cross-currents of religion in the Eighteenth Century Johann Sebastian Bach was a...

  • AU$89.00
  • NZ$92.17
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Portrait in Four Movements: The Chicago Symphony Under Barenboim, Boulez, Hattink and Muti

by Andrew Patner University of Chicago Press
Pub Date:
02/2019
ISBN:
9780226609911
Format:
Hbk 272 pages

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra has been led by a storied group of conductors. And from 1994 to 2015, through the best work of...

  • AU$59.99
  • NZ$60.86
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart

Modernity between Wagner and Nietzsche

by Brayton Polka Lexington Books
Pub Date:
04/2019
ISBN:
9781498512503
Format:
Pb+ 222 pages

Modernity between Wagner and Nietzsche analyzes the operas and writings of Wagner in order to prove that the ideas on which they...

  • AU$64.99
  • NZ$65.21
Available in Approx 14 days
add to your cart
Page 1 of 2 Top