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88: The Giants of Jazz Piano
Robert L. Doerschuk. Keith Jarrett, foreword.
Publisher: Backbeat.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780879306564.  Daedalus Item Code: 51022
 
A music journalist and editor with two ACSAP Deems Taylor Awards to his credit, as well as a jazz pianist who has jammed with Wynton Marsalis, B.B. King, and Prince, Robert Doerschuk explores the ... (Read More)
 
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The Academy Awards: The Complete Unofficial History
Jim Piazza & Gail Kinn.
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781579128784.  Daedalus Item Code: 44157
 
Illustrated with hundreds of film stills, candid photos, and publicity shots, this book is both a handy reference and a detailed history of the annual Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... (Read More)
 
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The Art Pepper Companion: Writings on a Jazz Original
Todd Selbert, ed.
Publisher: Cooper Square.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780815412656.  Daedalus Item Code: 51024
 
Deemed by many jazz lovers to be the greatest alto saxophonist of the post-Charlie Parker era, Art Pepper (1925–82) played with Benny Carter, Stan Kenton, and Buddy Rich's Big Band. He was dogged by ... (Read More)
 
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Audible Signs: Essays from a Musical Ground
Michael Alec Rose.
Publisher: Continuum.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781441180506.  Daedalus Item Code: 42565
 
Author and composer Michael Alec Rose helps readers decode the signs composers give us in their music—sounds that evoke very particular ideas, images, and cultural contexts. With quotations from a ... (Read More)
 
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The Beatles: 42 Wooden Magnetic Shapes

Publisher: Galison.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780735343313.  Daedalus Item Code: 59237
 
No Beatles fan should miss this one—a gift box full of colorfully printed wooden cutouts celebrating the Fab Four, all with magnetic backs to put up on any steel surface. Among the 42 pieces here ... (Read More)
 
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The Beatles Are Here!: 50 Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember
Penelope Rowlands.
Publisher: Algonquin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616203504.  Daedalus Item Code: 43842
 
The arrival of the Beatles in America in February 1964 was, for millions, an unforgettable cultural touchstone. For biographer and cultural critic Penelope Rowlands—captured in an iconic photograph ... (Read More)
 
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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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The Big Screen: The Story of the Movies
David Thomson.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374191894.  Daedalus Item Code: 52052
 
From Thomas Edison's motion picture experiments to the introduction of the talkies, and from the advent of television to the creation of YouTube, the author of Have You Seen...? chronicles ... (Read More)
 
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The Biographical Dictionary of Popular Music: From Adele to Ziggy, the Real A to Z of Rock and Pop
Dylan Jones.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250031860.  Daedalus Item Code: 41676
 
In this waggish, opinionated, at times downright chirpy collection of essays, longtime cultural critic and British GQ editor-in-chief Dylan Jones offers his thoughts on more than 350 pop ... (Read More)
 
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Bob Dylan: Alias Anything You Please
Ty Silkman.
Publisher: Titan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857685568.  Daedalus Item Code: 51011
 
Presenting more than 200 images of Bob Dylan—many of them filling the large pages here—this album spans five decades of his career, offering a multifaceted portrait of the reclusive superstar. This ... (Read More)
 
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Bob Dylan by Greil Marcus: Writings 1968–2010
Greil Marcus.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781610391993.  Daedalus Item Code: 51764
 
Notoriously private and often unwilling to comment on his music, Bob Dylan nonetheless found his ideal chronicler in critic Greil Marcus. Beginning with Marcus's first meeting with Dylan in 1963 and ... (Read More)
 
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Boogie Man: The Adventures of John Lee Hooker in the American Twentieth Century
Charles Shaar Murray.
Publisher: Canongate.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857862037.  Daedalus Item Code: 51075
 
Charles Shaar Murray was given unparalleled access to John Lee Hooker, and here lets the bluesman from Clarksdale, Mississippi, tell his own story. "Everything you read on album covers is not true, ... (Read More)
 
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