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Judy Garland the One and Only Boxed Set (3 Tapes and Book)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Capital Records.: 1991

Seller ID: 16840

Condition: Fine in Fine Box


Crisp and clean inside and out. Very attractive graphic decorates the 6-1/2"x12-1/2" box containing a book of the same size and three cassette tapes. Book contains fabulous photos -- many full page -- and lots of info on the star and her music. Tapes include: In the Studio, At the Footlights and The London Sessions. Sample songs include Me and My Shadow, By Myself, Danny Boy, Old Devil Moon, I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Puttin; On The Ritz, As Long As He Needs Me, Smile, Stormy Weather, Come Rain or Come Shine and Chicago. View more info

Third Street Music Settlement Booklet, New York City 1949-1950 Season

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, The Music School Settlement: 1949

Seller ID: 20030

Condition: Very Good


Clean, atrractive booklet measuring 6"x8-3/4". Plain tan wraps printed in black ink at face. Only fault is small spot at top front. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation's oldest community music school, was founded in 1894 by Emilie Wagner to provide pleasure and instruction to impoverished immigrants of New York's Lower East Side. It continues today. Here we have a booklet explaining the program and its offerings for the 1949-50 school year for both adults and children. In addition to instrument lessons, there were voice, opera... View more info

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Let's Play Together for Hawaiian Steel Guitar; Well Known Songs Solo or Ensemble

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Altoona, PA, Nicomede Music: 1936

Edition: Nicomede Edition

Seller ID: 20877

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean music book designed for children learning to play the Hawaiian steel guitar, though appropriate for beginners of all ages. Clean and tightly bound. Frank Lucas was a jazz guitar superstar. Among his many compositions was the Tiny Tim favorite "Tiptoe Through the Tulips" which Lucas actually performed at Tiny Tim's 1969 wedding to Miss Vickie. Small picture of Lucas at frontis and small drawings with each song. 38 in all including London Bridge, Silent Night, Old MacDonald, Santa Lucia, Oh, Susanna and The Star Spangled Banner. 40 pages. View more info

The South Sea Guitarist A National Magazine; Christmas Number December, 1936

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Detroit, Michigan, Bronson Music and Sales Corporation: 1936

Seller ID: 20917

Condition: Very Good


Scarce magazine published by the Bronson Music Company of Detroit, Very clean and tightly bound with just light soil to cover. Handsomely printed with green ink and green tinted photographs showing children and adults across the U.S. who were making great progress on the guitar. Some are individuals, others groups, others entire classes. Interspered with advertising for Bronson Music products. The company specialized in both Hawaiian and Spanish guitars. 20 pages measuring 8-1/2"x11-1/2" View more info

WWVA Jamboree Family Album; Pictures of Your Favorite Radio Stars

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Wheeling, West Virginia, WWVA: 1946

Seller ID: 20934

Condition: Very Good


Scarce souvenir of the Wheeling, West Virginia radio phenomenon known as the Jamboree which hit the air waves in January, 1933, broadcast rom the Hawley Building in Wheeling. The show was so popular it grew to live audience performances and a regular Sunday night spot and, ultimately, a Saturday night show. In 1946 they were still going strong. Clean book showcases the current stars which then included Lew Clawson, The Chuckwagon Gang, Big Slim "The Lone Cowboy", The Rangerettes (Millie Wayne and Bonnie Baldwin); Pete Cassell (King of the Hillbillies); Toby Stroud's Blue Mountain Boys;... View more info

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Panama Hattie: Playbill for the Forty-Sixth Street Theatre, 1941 Ethel Merman, Arthur Treacher, Betty Hutton)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Playbill: 1941

Seller ID: 28135

Condition: Good-plus


Ethel Merman's huge vocals, along with the charms of Betty Hutton and Arthur Treacher made Panama Hattie a hit with 502 performances. The show opened on October 30, 1940 and closed on January 2, 1942. The Playbill is tightly bound and clean with just a few tiny spots of edge wear to spine and a gray stain to back cover (see photo). Measures 6-3/4" x 9-1.4" and has 44 pages. View more info

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Song 1

By: Aitken, Doug

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington D.C,, Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden: 2012

Seller ID: 27920

ISBN: 0978906322

Condition: Fine


Oval shaped art book which measures 8" tall at the highest point and and 13" wide. The cover is plain, grey cardboard decorated only with a white title and a red author's name. Book is graphically gorgeous and pops with bright color and pattern Text contains Aitkin's discography, plus essays: Decrystalized Music by Kerry Brougher; The Perfect Pop Song by Barney Hoskns asnd Why We Love Music: Mapping and Remapping Reality In Doug Aitken's Song 1. 120 pages. View more info

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Carnegie Hall Program; The Philharmonic Symphony Society of New York Program (Featuring John Barbiolli)

By: Barbirolli, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Carnegie Hall: 1941

Seller ID: 16150B

Condition: Fine


Very nice, attractive program from the 1941-42 Centennial season of the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York for the April 1 and 2 performances under the direction of John Barbirolli, noted earlier as a cellist and later as a conductor. He served as music director of the New York Philharmonic from 1937-42. This offering consists of the Carnegie Hall program with the explanatory Philharmonic one laid-in. The Carnegie Hall program features Barbiolli's portrait on the cover as well as an ad inside for his recordings on Columbia Records. The performance consisted of Bach's Chorale Prelude "W... View more info

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Losing Face In America (SIGNED)

By: Bassette, John

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Atwater, Ohio, Laughing Willow Productions: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28074

Condition: Very Good


John Basette was a poet, a folk singer, an essayist, and a TV personality in the Greater Cleveland area. He was something of a celebrity here, but prior to that he rocked the 1967 Newport Festival with a song of his own compositon called "Brown Boy." He also participated in a musical show at Carnegie Hall. Bassette died in 2006. His book is rarely seen --- I bought it in Dayton, Ohio. It's in very clean, tightly bound condition and was SIGNED on the back of the front cover. It reads "'79. Last day of August. Yippee! John Basette." Book measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and has 346 pages. Illustrated th... View more info

Workbook in Advanced Ear Training and Sightsinging

By: Benward, Bruce

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa, Wm. C. Brown Company: 1969

Seller ID: 19001

ISBN: 0697035794

Condition: Very Good


Very nice, clean book with no names or writing. Spiral bound to lie flat. Measures 9"x10-3/4" Book subscribes to no particular method, so whatever system of analysis symbols preferred is fine. Includes substantial material from the Reneaissance, Baroque, Classic, Romantic, Impressionstic and Contemporary periods of musical writing with sightsinging exercises, melodic dictation exercises, harmonic dictation exercises and counterpoint dictation exercises -- all types for each. 317 pages. View more info

The Voyageurs and Their Songs

By: Blegen, Theodore C.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota, Minnesota Historical Society: 1966

Seller ID: 21096

Condition: Very Good


Very njce, clean book measuring 8"x11-1/2". Only fault is small bit of wear to front near spine in a couple small spots, none of which compromise binding. Illoustrated with art. Text offers a history of the voayagerurs and the Fur Trade and presents the actual songs in their original French with explanation in English. 24 pages. View more info

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The American Songbook: The Singers, Songwriters & The Songs

By: Bloom, Ken

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers: 2005

Seller ID: 27177

ISBN: 1579124488

Condition: Fine


Crisp, beautiful book with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. NOT a remainder. Dustacket is crisp and clean with just a small bit of wear to upper back corner. Will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Oversized at 11"x13" with 320 boldly illustrated pages. Many color and black and white photographs throughout. Covers the singers, the big bands and the songnwriters from the 19th century through the 1960's. View more info

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Schubert's Winter Journey: Anatomy of an Obsession

By: Bostridge,. Ian

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2015

Edition: First American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27935

ISBN: 030796163X

Condition: Fine


Book is crisp and clean with no names or writing. Boards and dustjacket are completely white with the only decoration being the textural footprints on the face and spine of the jacket. Book measures 5-1/2" x 7-1/4" and has 500 pages. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Pages are printed on high quality coated paper and are illustrated beautifull in both color and black and white. The author dissects 24 lyrics to find clues leading to the realities of Schubert's world.. View more info

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The Comprehensive Study of Music: (Volumes I, II, III, IV, V)

By: Brandt, William et al

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper& Row and Harper's College: 1980

Seller ID: 27819

Condition: Very Good


Very nice five volume set -- not perfect, but clean and tightly bound with no spine crease. Previous owner wrote his name and location on upper corner of first page of each book, otherwise no additional writing to text. Front covers show a gilty printed message indicationg that these were complimentary profession copies propvided by the publisher. Volumes cover the following: Volume I-- Anthology of Music From Plainchant through Gabrieli; Volume II -- Monteverdi through Mozart; Volume III -- Beethoven Through Wagner; Volume IV -- Debussy through Stockhausen; and Volume V -- Piano Reductions f... View more info

Making Stringed Instruments: A Workshop Guide

By: Buchanan, George

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Sterling Pub Co Inc: 1990

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 19756

ISBN: 0806974648

Condition: As New


Crisp, beautiful book. No names or writing, no spine crease, pristine pages and page edges. Includes detailed instructions and drawings from making violins, classical guitars, jaszz guitars, violas, cellos, mandolins and mandolas. Over 500 detailed diagrams. 205 pages. Indexed. View more info

The Erotic Muse; American Bawdy Songs

By: Cray, Ed

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Urbana and Chicago, University of Illinois Press: 1992

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 18406K

ISBN: 0252017811

Condition: Very Good


Nice clean copy. No tears or chips and no names or writing. Dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. A scholarly book at an unscholarly topic, this second edition offers an addiutional forty songs, so now there is full text for 125 with melodies for most and detailed annotation for all. 435 pages. Indexed. View more info

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Choral Conducting : A Symposium

By: Decker, Harold A.; Herford, Julius

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall: 1973

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 24116

ISBN: 0131333550

Condition: Very Good


Bright red boards with bold silver printing to face and spine. Small bit of wear to upper front corrner. Pages clean adn tightly bound. Original price from university bookstore stamped lightly at front free endpaper. Measures 6-1/4"x9-1/2". View more info

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Mozart. His Character, His Work.

By: Einstein, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: 1st Ed. 4th Printing

Seller ID: 28136

Condition: Very Good


Even without its dustjacket, this is a lovely book. The binding is tight and attractive and the only fault is flat creasing to tips of top corners which show no softness. The top edge is nked in burgundy to match the boards as per design. Book is illustrated with bits of music and black and white pictures.No names or writing anywhere. Text is diovided into parts: the Man, The Museician; The Instrumental Works; The Vocal Works; nd Opera. Book measures6-1.4" x 9-3.4" and has 492 pages including index. View more info

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Vintage Guitar Magazine August 1996

By: Ellis, Herb

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bismarck, North Dakota, Vintage Guitar Inc.: 1996

Edition: Vol. 19 No. 11

Seller ID: 24898

Condition: Very Good


This oversized magazine is clean and nice with only a couple small faults -- a few flat corner creases to last couple pages at top and a few tiny puncture holes to outer margin of same (see last photo). Mailing label affixed to bottom front edge. Magazine is oversized at 14" tall and 11" wide. Illustrated with photographs throughout, most in color. Lots to read here, but some of the topics include: Alamo guitars and amps; Bill Mumy; Jimmy Rip; Frankie Sullivan; Joey Molland; Airline Vintage Guitars and much more. Cover story is is an interview with jazz legend Herb Ellis. 210 pages. View more info

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From Bach to Stravinsky; A History of Music By Its Foremost Critics

By: Ewen, David (editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16068A

Condition: Fine


Absolutely beautiful copy. Green boards are clean as new with no defect. Pages likewise crisp, clean and untoned. Dustjacket, which can be elusive with this title, is not only devoid of tears and chips, but still retains a crispness to paper. Only fault is sunning to spine. Book is comprised of a series of essays by various experts of the day which together provide an overview of classical music history. Topics include the beginning of oepra, Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, the Romantic Movement, Schubert, Chopin, Schumann, Wagner, Brahms, Russian musical history, Tchaikovsky, Franck, ... View more info