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Bernstein's Orchestral Music: An Owner's Manual
David Hurwitz.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback & CD.
ISBN: 9781574671933.  Daedalus Item Code: 41850
 
Leonard Bernstein's fame as a conductor and general cultural phenomenon has overshadowed his genius as a composer, despite the fact that some of his orchestral music has entered the standard ... (Read More)
 
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Carmen's Dance: A Fantasy of Spanish Flamenco and Opera
Tina Deininger & Gerhard Jaugstetter, photogs.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406039.  Daedalus Item Code: 52002
 
Carmen, the fiery Gypsy of opera and literature, has become synonymous with love and jealousy, with the passionate Spanish woman, with the city of Seville, and ultimately with flamenco, which Jean ... (Read More)
 
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Classique: Cover Art for Classical Music
Horst Scherg & Robert Klanten, eds.
Publisher: Gestalten.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9783899552287.  Daedalus Item Code: 52695
 
Although we have grown accustomed to seeing classical recordings with innocuous, even uninteresting cover designs, it was not always the case. As the 777 full color examples in this overview of album ... (Read More)
 
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Dido and Aeneas: In Full Score
Henry Purcell.
Publisher: Dover.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780486287461.  Daedalus Item Code: 10017
 
One of the masterpieces of baroque opera, Dido and Aeneas was composed when Henry Purcell was in his early twenties. Little more than an hour in duration, the opera ranges across many moods, ... (Read More)
 
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Eternal Peace: Monuments and Sounds of Silence (English/German Languages)
Lori Münz, ed.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406459.  Daedalus Item Code: 52008
 
Haunting, ethereal images of grave stones, mausoleums, and memorial sculpture are presented here, in muted colors and sepia tones, with occasional poetry and lyrics from elegiac sources like biblical ... (Read More)
 
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Evenings at the Opera: An Exploration of the Basic Repertoire
Jeffrey Langford.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574671872.  Daedalus Item Code: 41857
 
What makes good opera? Jeffrey Langford, a lecturer at the Manhattan School of Music and host of pre-performance talks at the Metropolitan Opera Guild, here examines the operas that have stood the ... (Read More)
 
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Faber Pocket Guide: Britten
John Bridcut. James Naughtie, foreword.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571237760.  Daedalus Item Code: 50905
 
Benjamin Britten was one of the great composers of the 20th century, producing a feast of music from an early age and first achieving international fame in 1945 with his opera Peter Grimes. ... (Read More)
 
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Faber Pocket Guide: Handel
Edward Blakeman. Felicity Lott, foreword.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571238316.  Daedalus Item Code: 50906
 
Haydn called him "the master of us all," while Berlioz summed him up as "a great barrel of pork and beer"—and Beethoven proclaimed "Handel is the greatest composer who ever lived.... I would bare my ... (Read More)
 
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Fidelio in Full Score
Ludwig van Beethoven.
Publisher: Dover.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780486466170.  Daedalus Item Code: 10021
 
Beethoven's Fidelio—his only opera—is the tale of the heroic Leonore, who poses as a guard to rescue her husband from political prison, and it has been an audience favorite for nearly two ... (Read More)
 
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The First Four Notes: Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination
Matthew Guerrieri.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780307593283.  Daedalus Item Code: 43106
 
(A New Yorker Best Book of 2012 and Los Angeles Magazine's #1 Music Book of the Year) A music critic for the Boston Globe and the host of the classical music blog ... (Read More)
 
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Flowers: Romantic Impressions and Classical Melodies
David Hamilton, photog.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406077.  Daedalus Item Code: 52011
 
Known for his sensuous nude photographs, David Hamilton is also a master at creating lush, highly impressionistic images of flowers. His ethereal, almost otherworldly portraits of cut flowers reveal ... (Read More)
 
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Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis
Michael Haas.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300154306.  Daedalus Item Code: 51985
 
As Hitler rose to power in the 1930s, Jews dominated the German music scene more than virtually any other sector, making it the most important cultural front in the Nazi fight for national identity. ... (Read More)
 
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