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  • Rachmaninoff's Recollections

    By Oskar von Riesemann

    This book, first published in 1934, contains the recollections of the varied and coloured life of a great pianist and composer, who is one of the most striking figures of the musical world. Rachmaninoff dictated his memoires to the author of this book, and much of the story is therefore told in the…

    Hardback – 2015-03-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A History of the American Musical Theatre

    No Business Like It

    By Nathan Hurwitz

    From the diverse proto-theatres of the mid-1800s, though the revues of the ‘20s, the ‘true musicals’ of the ‘40s, the politicisation of the ‘60s and the ‘mega-musicals’ of the ‘80s, every era in American musical theatre reflected a unique set of socio-cultural factors. Nathan Hurwitz uses these…

    Paperback – 2014-06-20
    Routledge

  • William Alwyn

    A Research and Information Guide

    By John C. Dressler

    William Alwyn: A Research and Information Guide is a catalogue, discography and annotated bibliography of the nearly 500 works of this twentieth-century British composer. It will be invaluable to twentieth-century British composer researchers and aficionados, music history courses, and…

    Hardback – 2011-08-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Bibliographies

  • Roger Sessions

    A Biography

    By Andrea Olmstead

    Recognized as the primary American symphonist of the 20th century, Roger Sessions (1896-1985) is one of the leading representatives of high modernism. His stature among American composers rivals Charles Ives, Aaron Copland, and Elliott Carter. Sessions was awarded two Pulitzer prizes, election to…

    Paperback – 2007-12-05
    Routledge

  • Musical Visitors to Britain

    By Peter Gordon

    Britain has attracted many musical visitors to its shores. A varied and often eccentric collection of individuals, some were invited by royalty with musical tastes, some were refugees from religious or political oppression, some were spies, and others came to escape debt or even charges of murder.…

    Paperback – 2005-09-12
    Routledge
    Woburn Education Series

  • Dictionary of American Classical Composers

    2nd Edition

    By Neil Butterworth

    First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2004-12-04
    Routledge

  • Conversing with Cage

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Kostelanetz

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2002-11-27
    Routledge

  • Virgil Thomson

    A Reader: Selected Writings, 1924-1984

    Edited by Richard Kostelanetz

    This essential reader includes Thomson's essays on making a living as a musician; his articles on classic composers; his relation to his contemporaries; his articles on newcomers in the music world, including John Cage and Pierre Boulez; his autobiographical writings and commentary on his own works.…

    Hardback – 2002-08-09
    Routledge

  • Music of Louis Andriessen

    Edited by Maja Trochimczyk

    This book presents the musician in dialog with a Polish-Canadian musicologist and three of his Dutch friends and collaborators, Reinbert de Leeuw, Elmer Schönberger and Frits van der Waa. Topics include his artistic evolution, his relationship to minimalism, his prevalent interest in mysticism…

    Hardback – 2002-05-10
    Routledge
    Studies in Contemporary Music and Culture

  • Music of Morton Feldman

    By Delio

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2001-10-19
    Routledge

  • Music of Stuart S Smith

    By Welsh

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2001-10-19
    Routledge

  • Music of Anthony Braxton

    By Heffley

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2001-09-27
    Routledge

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