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Thursday 25th April 2019

Composers-- General

Composers' gallery: biographical sketches of contemporary composers (Brook 1946) 218p. illus. {Comp : Bro}

Hush! Handel's in a passion: tales of Bach, Handel and their contemporaries (Lebrecht 1985) 127p. illus. {Comp : Leb}

The lives of the great composers (Schonberg 1971) 600p. {Comp : Sch}

Lives of the great composers, vol. 1: From Byrd to Mozart and Haydn - the Classics (Bacharach 1942) 192p. {Comp : Bac}

Lives of the great composers vol. 2: Beethoven and the Romantics (Bacharach 1943) 192p. {Comp : Bac}

Lives of the great composers, vol. 3: Brahms, Wagner and their contemporaries (Bacharach 1943) 186p. {Comp : Bac}

Lives, wives and loves of the great composers (Spiegel 1997) 256p. {Comp : Spi}

Our favourite musicians: from Stanford to Holbrooke (Grew 1922) 257p. illus., 10 pl.{Comp : Gre}

Vivaldi and the number 3: and other impossible stories (Butlin 2004) xi,206p. {Comp : But}


Auf den Lebenswegen Johann Sebastian Bachs (Neuman 1953) 319p. illus., 200+ pl.{Comp-Bac : Neu}

Bach (Mary 1947) 239p. {Comp-Bac : Mar}

The forty-eight preludes and fugues of Johann Sebastian Bach analysed for the use of students (Iliffe c.1950) 194p. {Comp-Bac : Ili}


Bartók (Novello Short Biographies) (Dommett 1978) 23p. {Comp-Bar : Dom}

Bartók's workshop: Documents of the compositional process (Somfai 1995) 44p. {Comp-Bar : Som}

Bela Bartók Memorial House: [an illustrated guide] (Strack 2006) 74p. {Comp-Bar : Str}


Beethoven (Open University 1934) 340p. {Comp-Bee : Ope}

Beethoven (Scott 1949) 159p. {Comp-Bee : Sco}

Beethoven (Sullivan 1972) 108p. The Age of Revolutions Units 25-27 {Comp-Bee : Sul}

Beethoven: the man who freed music (Schauffler 1946) xxvii,693p. mus. illus.{Comp-Bee : Sch}

Beethoven's hair: an extraordinary historical odyssey and a musical mystery solved (Martin 2000) 276p. {Comp-Bee : Mar}

A companion to Beethoven's pianoforte sonatas: complete analyses (Tovey c.1950) xiv+301p. {Comp-Bee : Tov}

The last master: vol. 1 of a fictional biography of Ludwig van Beethoven (Suchet 1996) 622p. {Comp-Bee : Suc}

Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827: [exhibition catalogue] (Schmidt-Görg 1970) 120p. {Comp-Bee : Sch}

The Ninth: Beethoven and the world in 1824 (Sachs 2010) 225p. illus.{Comp-Bee : Sac}

Two Beethoven sketchbooks: a description with musical extracts (Nottebohm 1979) xi,130p. {Comp-Bee : Not}


Berlioz (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Lockspeiser 1945(?)) 16p. {Comp-Ber : Loc}


Bizet (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Lockspeiser 1951) 16p. {Comp-Biz : Loc}


Bliss (Novello Short Biographies) (Palmer 1976) 24p. {Comp-Bli : Pal}


Brahms (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Robertson 1941(?)) 16p. {Comp-Bra : Rob}


Benjamin Britten: a biography (Carpenter 1993) 680p. illus. {Comp-Bri : Car}

Benjamin Britten: pictures from a life 1913-1976 (Mitchell 1978) viii,16p. 440 pl., some col.{Comp-Bri : Mit}

Benjamin Britten - The Rape of Lucretia [and] Albert Herring (Covent Garden Operas) (Keller 1947) 35p. {Comp-Bri : Kel}

Britten's children (Bridcut 2007) xvii,334p. 8 pl.{Comp-Bri : Bri}


Chopin (Hadden 1934) 243p. rev. ed. {Comp-Cho : Had}

Chopin (Hedley 1974) viii,214p. illus., 8 pl.{Comp-Cho : Hed}

Chopin's funeral (Eisler 2003) 230p. {Comp-Cho : Eis}


Dvorák (Clapham 1979) 238p. {Comp-Dvo : Cla}

Dvorák (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Carner 1941) 14p. {Comp-Dvo : Car}


Elgar (Mundy 2001) 224p. illus.{Comp-Elg : Mun}

Elgar (Reed 1939) 227p. {Comp-Elg : Ree}


The clock of the years : a Gerald and Joy Finzi anthology (Jordan 2007) xx,299p. illus.{Comp-Fin : Jor}

The Finzi journal 2011, 2014 (Jordan 2011,14) 92,156p. {Comp-Fin : Jor}

Composers--Gilbert & Sullivan

The Gilbert & Sullivan Book (Baily 1952) xiv+443p. 10 col. plates+ 400 illus. {Comp-GS : Bai}


Gluck (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Howes 1941 (?)) 16p. {Comp-Glu : How}


The farthest north of humanness: letters of Percy Grainget 1901-14 (Dreyfus 1985) 542p. 16 pl.{Comp-Gra : Dre}

The Grainger journal (1978-1984): vol. 3 no. 1, vol. 5 no. 2, vol. 6 no. 1 only (Grainger Society 1980-1984) p. {Comp-Gra : Gra}

The Grainger Society journal (1985- ): vol. 7 no. 1 - vol. 9 no. 2 (Grainger Society 1985-1989) p. MISSING: vol. 8 no. 2{Comp-Gra : Gra}

Percy Grainger (Bird 1982) xvi,319p. illus., 24 pl.{Comp-Gra : Bir}

Percy Grainger (Mellers 1992) ix,166p. illus{Comp-Gra : Mel}

The Percy Grainger companion (Foreman 1981) 268p. illus.{Comp-Gra : For}


Handel (Young 1947) 246p. {Comp-Han : You}

Handel (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Westrup 1941(?)) 22p. {Comp-Han : Wes}

Handel and the Opera Seria (Dean 1969) xi,220p. illus.{Comp-Han : Dea}

Handel: Messiah (Cambridge music handbook) (Burrows 1991) x,127p. {Comp-Han : Bur}


Haydn: a documentary study (Landon 1981) 224p. illus., 96 pl.{Comp-Hay : Lan}

Haydn: his life and music (Landon 1988) 383p. illus.{Comp-Hay : Lan}


Leos Janácek: letters and reminiscences (Stedron 1955) 234p. illus., 24 pl.{Comp-Jan : Ste}


Zoltán Kodály: his life and work (Eösze 1962) 183p. {Comp-Kod : Eös}


Franz Liszt: a romantic biography (Rousselot 1960) 248p. {Comp-Lis : Rou}


Gustav Mahler 1860-1911: a companion to the BBC's celebrations of the centenary of his birth (Cooke 1960) 47p. {Comp-Mah : Coo}

The Mahler companion (Mitchell 2002) 647p. {Comp-Mah : Mit}


Mendelssohn (Stratton 1934) 233p. {Comp-Men : Str}

Mendelssohn (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Scott 1951(?)) 14p. {Comp-Men : Sco}


A companion to Mozart's piano concertos (Hutchings 1950) xiv,211p. {Comp-Moz : Hut}

Mozart: his character, his work (Einstein 1946) xi,492p. 6 pl.{Comp-Moz : Ein}

Mozart (Blom 1935) 388p. {Comp-Moz : Blo}

Mozart (Ottaway 1979) 208p. {Comp-Moz : Ott}

Mozart's operas: a critical study (Dent 2nd ed. 1960) xii,276p. mus. illus., 16 pl.{Comp-Moz : Den}

Mozart's women: his family, his friends, his music (Glover 2006) 406p. 16 col. pl.{Comp-Moz : Glo}

Mozart's journey to Prague [fiction] (Mörike 2006) 91p. {Comp-Moz : Mör}

Mozart's letters (Blom 1956) vii,278p. {Comp-Moz : Blo}


Musorgsky: the Russian musical nationalist (Calvocoressi n.d.) 216p. illus.{Comp-Mus : Cal}


Carl Nielsen, symphonist (Simpson 1986) 260p. illus.{Comp-Nie : Sim}


Norman O'Neill: a life of music (Hudson 1945) 160p. 15 pl.{Comp-One : Hud}


Palestrina (Coates 1938) 243p. {Comp-Pal : Coa}


Prokofiev (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Rayment 1961(?)) 24p. {Comp-Pro : Ray}


Henry Purcell (Holland 1948) 191p. {Comp-Pur : Hol}

Purcell remembered (Burden 1995) xxv1,188p. 8pp. of pl.{Comp-Pur : Bur}


Rossini (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Bonavia 1941(?)) 16p. {Comp-Ros : Bon}

Rossini: a study in trag-comedy (Toye 1963) xii,269p. {Comp-Ros : Toy}


Arnold Schoenberg (Stuckenschmidt 1959) 168p. mus. illus., 12 pl.{Comp-Scho : Stu}

Schoenberg (Rosen 1976) 124p. {Comp-Scho : Ros}

Schoenberg (Novello Short Biographies) (Small 1977) 28p. {Comp-Scho : Sma}


Schubert (Duncan 1934) 244p. rev. ed. {Comp-Schb : Dun}

Schubert: the man and his music (Einstein 1971) 384p. {Comp-Schb : Ein}

Schubert (Schneider 1959) 191p. {Comp-Schb : Sch}

Schubert songs (Brown 1977) 64p. {Comp-Schb : Bro}


Schumann (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Evans 1946(?)) 14p. {Comp-Schm : Eva}


Sibelius (Novello Short Biographies) (Ottaway 1968) 18p. {Comp-Sib : Ott}

Sibelius and Nielsen: a centenary essay (Simpson 1965) 40p. illus.{Comp-Sib : Sim}

Composers--Strauss (Richard)

Richard Strauss (Jefferson 1975) 112p. {Comp-StrR : Jef}


Stravinsky: 2nd ed. (Vlad 1967) p. mus. illus.{Comp-Stra : Vla}

Stravinsky in conversation with Robert Craft (Stravinsky 1962) 301p. 8 pl.{Comp-Stra : Str}


Tchaikovsky (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Abraham 1951(?)) 14p. {Comp-Tch : Abr}

Composers--Vaughan Williams

Vaughan Williams and the vision of Albion (Mellers 1989) 270p. {Comp-VW : Mel}

The works of Ralph Vaughan Williams (Kennedy 1971) viii,405p. mus. illus.{Comp-VW : Ken}


Verdi (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Hussey 1941?)) 14p. {Comp-Ver : Hus}


Vivaldi (Talbot 1984) 275p. illus.+ 8 pl. Master Musicians {Comp-Viv : Tal}


The music dramas of Richard Wagner and his Festival Theatre in Bayreuth (Lavignac 1903) ix,511p. illus., diag.{Comp-Wag : Lav}

My life (2 v.) (Wagner 1911) (2 v.) 911p. 'authorised trans. from the German' {Comp-Wag : Wag}

Nights at the opera: Wagner (Dry 1924) vi,234p. {Comp-Wag : Dry}

The stories of Wagner's operas (McSpadden 1932) xv,282p. 16 col. pl.{Comp-Wag : McS}

Wagner (Jacobs 1935) 242p. {Comp-Wag : Jac}

Wagner as man and artist (Newman 1914) 386p. {Comp-Wag : New}

The Wagner clan (Carr 2007) xxvi,409p. 16 pl.{Comp-Wag : Car}


William Walton: behind the façade (Walton 1988) xi,255p. {Comp-Wal : Wal}


Weber (Novello's Biographies of Great Musicians) (Goddard 1941(?)) 16p. {Comp-Web : God}

Folk & National Music--Australia

Folk songs of Australia: and the men and women who sang them (Meredith 1967) 300p. illus. {Folk-Aus : Mer}

Folk & National Music--England

A century of ballads 1810-1910: their composers and singers (Simpson 1910) 349p. illus. {Folk-Eng : Sim}

The English folksinger: 159 modern and traditional folksongs (Richards 1979) 224p. {Folk-Eng : Ric}

English music (Turner 1943) 48p. illus., 12 col. pl.{Folk-Eng : Tur}

English music (Turner 1931) 188p. {Folk-Eng : Tur}

Sea songs and shanties (Whall 5th ed. 1926) 122p. 5.ed (illus.) {Folk-Eng : Wha}

Sea songs and shanties (Whall 6th ed. 1927) 154p. 6.ed. enlarg. (illus.) {Folk-Eng : Wha}

Folk & National Music--Ireland

The second book of Irish ballads (Healy 1964) 128p. {Folk-Ire : Hea}

Folk & National Music--Poland

Polish music (Sulikowski 1944) 33p. {Folk-Pol : Sul}

Folk & National Music--Scotland

The ballad minstrelsy of Scotland: romantic and historical (Anon. 1871) 656p. {Folk-Sco : Ano}

The Caledonian Companion: [a collection of Scottish fiddle music and guide to its performance] (Hardie 1981) 144p. {Folk-Sco : Har}

The Cromar collection (Anderson 2003) 86p. inc. 100+ mus. compositions {Folk-Sco : And}

The fiddle music of Scotland: a comprehensive annotated collection of 365 tunes with a historical introduction (Hunter 1988) [190]p. {Folk-Sco : Hun}

The Gideon Stove tune book, vol. 1 (Stove 1986) 77p. (The Shetland Violinist){Folk-Sco : Sto}

The Lochnagar collection : 308 original compositions (Anderson 2009) viii,128p. inc. music{Folk-Sco : And}

Scotland's music (Davie 1980) 56p. {Folk-Sco : Dav}

Scotland's music: a history of the traditional and classical music of Scotland from early times to the present day (Purser 1992) 311p. illus., 30 col. pl.{Folk-Sco : Pur}

The Scottish folksinger: 118 modern and traditional folksongs (Buchan 1978) 159p. {Folk-Sco : Buc}

Music-- General

The artless musician (Harrison 1964) 119p. {Mus : Har}

Collins music encyclopedia (Westrup 1959) 739p. illus. {Mus : Wes}

A dictionary of music (Illing 1950) 318p. {Mus : Ill}

The Glenn Gould reader (Gould 1987) xvi+475p. {Mus : Gou}

The Gramophone guide to classical composers and recordings (Salter 1978) 217p. {Mus : Sal}

Introduction to music (Open University 1971) 49p. Humanities: a Foundation Course Units 13-14 {Mus : Ope}

Letters to a musical boy (Bruxner 1940) 175p. {Mus : Bru}

Music dictionary (Davis 1957) 63p. {Mus : Dav}

A new dictionary of music (Jacobs 1958) 416p. {Mus : Jac}

A new dictionary of music (Jacobs 2nd ed. 1967) 425p. {Mus : Jac}

The Oxford companion to music (Scholes 9th ed. 1955) lx+1195p. 9th ed. illus. {Mus : Sch}

Sullivan's music trivia: the greatest music trivia book ever . . . (Sullivan 2003) 217p. {Mus : Sul}

Music--Analysis & Criticism

Analyses of musical classics Bks 1-4 (Warburton 1963-1974) 4 v.p. xii+340; xi+333; [vi]+306; x+278 pp. {MusAna : War}

Brahms: the symphonies (The Musical Pilgrim) (Browne 1944) 71p. {MusAna : Bro}

The dramatic works of Vaughan Williams (The Musical Pilgrim) (Howes 1937) 108p. {MusAna : How}

Essays and lectures (Colles 1945) vii,224p. {MusAna : Col}

Essays in musical analysis vol. 1: symphonies (Tovey 1935) 223p. {MusAna : Tov}

Essays in musical analysis vol. 2: symphonies (II) variations and orchestral polyphony (Tovey 1935) 212p. {MusAna : Tov}

Essays in musical analysis vol. 3: concertos (Tovey 1936) 226p. {MusAna : Tov}

Essays on music: an anthology from 'The Listener' (Aprahamian 1967) xi,260p. {MusAna : Apr}

Lexicon of musical inventive: critical assaults on composers since Beethoven's time (Slonimsky 2nd ed. 1969) 325p. 2nd ed.{MusAna : Slo}

Music sounded out: essays, lectures, interviews, afterthoughts (Brendel 1990) 258p. illus.{MusAna : Bre}

Score reading: form and history (Warburton 1959) xviii+208p. illus., 4pl.{MusAna : War}

Score reading: form and history (Warburton 1959) xviii+208p. illus.+ 4pl. {MusAna : War}

Some English symphonists: a selection from 'Essays in musical analysis' (Tovey 1941) 80p. mus. illus.{MusAna : Tov}


The book of musical anecdotes (Lebrecht 1987) 382p. {MusAnec : Leb}

Off-beat: [a book of musical anecdotes] (Moore 1992) 168p. {MusAnec : Moo}

Stick to the music: scores of orchestral tales (Boyden 1984) 117p. illus.{MusAnec : Boy}


Approach to music (Abbot 1942) 286p. {MusApp : Abb}

Bach organ music (Williams 1972) 71p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Wil}

Bartok orchestral music (McCabe 1974) 64p. mus. illus.{MusApp : McC}

Beethoven piano sonatas (Matthews 1967) 56p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Mat}

Beethoven string quartets 2 (Lam 1975) 72p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Lam}

Brahms piano music (Matthews 1978) 76p. {MusApp : Mat}

Brahms songs (Sams 1972) 68p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Sam}

Bruckner symphonies (Barford 1978) 68p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Bar}

The common sense of music (Spaeth 1925) 375p. {MusApp : Spa}

Couperin (Tunley 1982) 104p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Tun}

Debussy orchestral music (Cox 1974) 64p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Cox}

Full orchestra (Howes 3rd ed. 1943) 176p. 3rd ed. {MusApp : How}

G. B. S. on music (Shaw 1962) 189p. {MusApp : Sha}

Going to the opera (Salter 1958) 189p. 16 pl.{MusApp : Sal}

Haydn string quartets (Hughes 1966) 56p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Hug}

Hugo Wolf songs (Carner 1982) 72p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Car}

Journey towards music: a memoir (Gollancz 1964) 238p. 32 pl.{MusApp : Gol}

Maine on music (Maine 1945) 129p. {MusApp : Mai}

Monteverdi madrigals (Arnold 1967) 61p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Arn}

Mozart chamber music (King 1968) 68p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Kin}

Mozart piano concertos (Radcliffe 1978) 72p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Rad}

Music, a joy for life (Heath 1976) 208p. Autographed copy{MusApp : Hea}

Music Ho! (Lambert 1948) 251p. {MusApp : Lam}

A musical chair (Mackenzie 1939) 303p. {MusApp : Mac}

The musical companion: a compendium for all lovers of music (Bacharach 1940) 751p. {MusApp : Bac}

Rachmaninov orchestral music (Piggott 1974) 60p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Pig}

Ravel orchestral music (Davies 1970) 64p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Dav}

Schoenberg chamber music (Whittall 1972) 64p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Whi}

Schumann piano music (Chissell 1972) 72p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Chi}

Shostakovich symphonies (Ottaway 1978) 68p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Ott}

Szymanowski (Palmer 1983) 104p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Pal}

Vaughan Willams symphonies (Ottaway 1972) 64p. mus. illus.{MusApp : Ott}

Words about music: an anthology (Amis 1989) 440p. {MusApp : Ami}

Music--Biography / Autobiography

Composers' notes: financial triumphs and disasters of the great composers (Suchet 2006) 190p. {MusBio : Suc}

The life of Benvenuto Cellini, written by himself (Cellini 1960) xi,368p. {MusBio : Cel}

Music--Festivals & Venues

Aldeburgh anthology (Blythe 1972) 457p. illus., 82pl.{MusFes : Bly}

Conducted tour: a journey through twelve music festivals of Europe and Australia (Levin 1983) 240p. {MusFes : Lev}

The Covent Garden album: 250 years of theatre opera and ballet (Drogheda (Earl of) 1981) 208p. compiled by Lord Drogheda; Ken Davison; Andrew Wheatcroft {MusFes : Dro}

Music making in the olden days: the story of the Aberdeen concerts 1748-1801 (Farmer 1950) 122p. {MusFes : Far}


Bluff your way in music (Gammond 1966) 63p. {MusHum : Gam}

The Hoffnung music festival: [cartoon sketches] (Hoffnung 1956) 56p. illus. {MusHum : Hof}

The Hoffnung symphony orchestra: [cartoon sketches] (Hoffnung 1955) 64p. illus. {MusHum : Hof}

How to be tremendously tuned in to opera (Parrott 1990) ix,230p. {MusHum : Par}

Im Konzersaal karikiert: [100 autographed caricature drawings of well-known performers and conductors] (Bauer 1961) 88p. {MusHum : Bau}

Mini music (Lucas 1967) 48p. {MusHum : Luc}

My favourite intervals: lives of the musical giants and other facts you didn't know you'd missed (Borge 1976) 189p. illus. {MusHum : Bor}

Organo pleno (Reynolds 1970) 48p. illus. {MusHum : Rey}

The wit of music (Ayre 1966) 95p. {MusHum : Ayr}

Music--Journals, Periodicals

ISM music journal (Incorporated Society of Musicians): Nov. 1999 onwards (ISM ) p. MISSING: Mar-Jun '00, Jan-Feb '01, Feb, Dec '04, Sep-Oct '06, Aug '09, Feb-Apr, Jun, Sep/Oct '10{MusJnl : ISM}


A classical music quiz with Richard Baker (Carter 1980) 128p. {MusQuz : Car}

A music quiz (Butterworth 1974) 62p. with answers {MusQuz : But}

The quiz book of music (Hewitt 1979) 189p. {MusQuz : Hew}

To make you think: unconventional questions on music (Dexter 1950) 79p. incl. supp. with answers {MusQuz : Dex}


Cobbett's cyclopedic survey of chamber music, 3 vol. (Cobbett 1963) xiv,585,641;viii,209p. 3 vol., illus.{MusRef : Cob}

The concise Oxford dictionary of music (Kennedy 3rd ed. 1980) [vi]+724p. 3rd ed. {MusRef : Ken}

Dictionary of music (Karp 1973) 448p. {MusRef : Kar}

A directory of composers for the organ (Henderson 1999) 789p. {MusRef : Hen}

Grove's dictionary of music and musicians (10 vol.): 5th ed. (including supplementary volume) (Blom 1954-61) 10 v.: 8438 + 493p. illus., 76 pl., 16 col.{MusRef : Blo}

The Larousse encyclopedia of music (Hindley 1971) 576p. illus., 60{MusRef : Hin}

The student's dictionary of musical terms (Greenish 1953) 131p. {MusRef : Gre}

Music History-- General

Cameos of musical history (Macpherson 1937) [iv]+209p. {MuzH : Mac}

Chamber music (King 1948) 72p. illus. {MuzH : Kin}

A concise history of music (Lovelock 1980) 244p. {MuzH : Lov}

The growth of music: a study in musical history for schools Parts 1-3 (in 1) (Colles 1951) 160,176,194p. 2nd ed.{MuzH : Col}

The history of music (Gray 2nd ed. 1931) viii,284p. {MuzH : Gra}

A history of music (Smoldon 1965) 472p. 32 pl., mus. illus.{MuzH : Smo}

An introduction to musical history (Westrup 1955) 174p. {MuzH : Wes}

Makers of music: the story of singers and instrumentalists [ie violinists and pianists] (Grew c1910) 365p. 11 pl.{MuzH : Gre}

Music (Hadow 3rd ed. 1949) ix+198p. 3rd ed. {MuzH : Had}

Music in Western civilization (Lang 1941) xxii,1107p. 16 pl., 3 maps{MuzH : Lan}

The music masters, [vol. 1]: from the sixteenth century to the time of Beethoven (Bacharach 1948) 366p. including "Lives of the great composers"{MuzH : Bac}

The music masters, vol. 4: the Twentieth Century (Bacharach 1957) 416p. {MuzH : Bac}

The music of Man (Menuhin 1980) 320p. {MuzH : Men}

Music of the World: a history (Pahlen c.1960) 424p. 216 pl. {MuzH : Pah}

The Pelican history of music vol. 1: ancient forms to polyphony (Stevens 1960) 343p. illus.+ 16 pl. {MuzH : Ste}

The Pelican history of music vol. 2: Renaiisance and Baroque (Robertson 1963) 335p. illus.+ 32 pl. {MuzH : Rob}

The Pelican history of music vol. 3: Classical and Romantic (Robertson 1968) 250p. {MuzH : Rob}

The rise of the string quartet (Open University 1974) 47p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Unit 18 {MuzH : Ope}

The rise of the string quartet [scores] (Open University 1974) 24p. [mus.] The Development of Instruments and Their Music Unit 19 {MuzH : Ope}

The rise of the symphony 1 (Open University 1974) 86p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 12-13 {MuzH : Ope}

The rise of the symphony 1 [scores A & B] (Open University 1974) 40+40p. 2v. [mus.] The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 14A+B {MuzH : Ope}

The rise of the symphony 2 (Open University 1974) 103p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 15-16 {MuzH : Ope}

The rise of the symphony 2 [scores A & B] (Open University 1974) 30+30p. 2v. [mus.] The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 17A+B {MuzH : Ope}

Romain Rolland's essays on music (Rolland 1959) 371p. {MuzH : Rol}

A short history of music (Einstein 3rd ed. 1944) viii,212p. 3rd ed.{MuzH : Ein}

The story of chamber music (Kilburn 1904) 252p. {MuzH : Kil}

The story of music (Britten 1958) 69p. {MuzH : Bri}

Music History by Period--Ancient

Music in the age of Confucius: [exhibition catalogue] (So 2000) 152p. illus.{MuzH-Anc : So}

Music History by Period--Baroque

Baroque instrumental music 1: people instruments and the continuo (Open University 1974) 128p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 4-6 {MuzH-Bar : Ope}

Baroque instrumental music 2: suite sonata and concerto (Open University 1974) 157p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 7-9 {MuzH-Bar : Ope}

Baroque instrumental music [3]: scores (Open University 1974) 48+31p. 2v. [mus.] The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 10-11 {MuzH-Bar : Ope}

The Baroque organ; and Bach organ music (Open University 1974) 121p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 1-2 {MuzH-Bar : Ope}

The Baroque organ; and Bach organ music [scores] (Open University 1974) 22p. mus. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Unit 3 {MuzH-Bar : Ope}

Music History by Period--Classical

From Classical to Romantic keyboard music (Open University 1974) 185p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 20-22 {MuzH-Cla : Ope}

Music History by Period--Contemporary

Contemporary music: an introduction (Routh 1968) 292p. {MuzH-Con : Rou}

Contemporary music - case studies 1 (Open University 1974) 92p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 27-29 {MuzH-Con : Ope}

Contemporary music - case studies 2 (Open University 1974) 71p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 31-32 {MuzH-Con : Ope}

Music and society today (Open University 1974) 32p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 30 {MuzH-Con : Ope}

Die Reihe, 4: young composers (Mörike 1960) 135p. 2 fold. charts{MuzH-Con : Mör}

Music History by Period--Mediaeval

The Gregorian highway code (Schola Gregoriana of Cambridge 1981) 4p. {MuzH-Med : Sch}

Medieval music (Hoppin 1978) 566p. b&w illus. {MuzH-Med : Hop}

Music History by Period--Renaissance

Music in the Renaissance (Brown 1976) 384p. {MuzH-Ren : Bro}

Music in the Renaissance (Reese 1954) xvii,1022p. {MuzH-Ren : Ree}

A plain and easy introduction to practical music (Morley 2nd ed. 1962) xxix,325p. 2nd ed., illus.{MuzH-Ren : Mor}

Renaissance music (Open University 1972) 111+35p. 2v. [inc. mus. suppl.] Renaissance and Reformation Units 17-19 {MuzH-Ren : Ope}

Music History by Period--Twentieth Century

European music in the twentieth century (Hartog 1961) 360p. {MuzH-Twe : Har}

The language of modern music (Mitchell 1966) 168p. {MuzH-Twe : Mit}

The path to the new music (Webern 1963) 67p. {MuzH-Twe : Web}

Twentieth-century music: an introduction (Salzman 1967) v,196p. illus.{MuzH-Twe : Sal}

Twentieth-century music 1900-1945 (Open University 1974) 115p. The Development of Instruments and Their Music Units 23-25 {MuzH-Twe : Ope}

Twentieth-century music 1900-1945 [scores] (Open University 1974) 25p. [mus.] The Development of Instruments and Their Music Unit 26 {MuzH-Twe : Ope}

Music History by Place--Czechoslovakia

Czechoslovak opera: a brief outline (Eckstein 1964) 115p. illus., 16 pl.{MuzHZ-Cze : Eck}

Music History by Place--England

Music in England (Blom rev. ed., 1947) 288p. {MuzHZ-Eng : Blo}

The old church gallery minstrels: an account of the church bands and singers in England from about 1660 to 1860 (MacDermott 1948) IV,77p. illus., 16 pl.{MuzHZ-Eng : Mac}

Music History by Place--Scotland

A history of Scottish music (Elliott 1973) 84p. mus. illus.{MuzHZ-Sco : Ell}

Music Performance--Early Music

The early music revival: a history (Haskell 1988) 232p. illus.{MuzPf-Ear : Has}

Music Teaching-- General

Common sense in music teaching (Lovelock 1965) 124p. {MuzTch : Lov}

Handbook for music teachers, Bks 1-2 (Rainbow 3rd ed. 1964) 2v.: 230,222p. {MuzTch : Rai}

A music course for teacher and student (Lee c1932) iv,68p. 6th ed.{MuzTch : Lee}

Music in schools (Brocklehurst 1962) vii+172p. {MuzTch : Bro}

Music in the secondary school curriculum: trends and developments in class music teaching (Paynter 1982) xiv,256p. illus.{MuzTch : Pay}

Some great music educators: a collection of essays (Simpson 1976) 128p. 16 pl.{MuzTch : Sim}

Sound and silence: classroom projects in creative music (Paynter 1970) xv,365p. illus.{MuzTch : Pay}

Music Teaching--Children

Children singing (Winn 1952) 87p. {MuzTch-Chi : Win}

Voices and instruments (Dankworth 1973) 119p. {MuzTch-Chi : Dan}

Music Teaching--Keyboard

On teaching the piano (Bolton 1954) 93p. {MuzTch-Key : Bol}

The piano teacher's yearbook 1947 (Ching 1946) 40p. {MuzTch-Key : Chi}

We piano teachers: the crotchets and quavers of our early days (Booth 1946) 99p. mus. illus., 8 pl{MuzTch-Key : Boo}

Music Teaching--Singing

Infant school singing: a graded course (Hunter c.1950) 38p. {MuzTch-Sin : Hun}

Let us sing correctly (Kodály choral method) (Kodály 1965) 16p. {MuzTch-Sin : Kod}

66 two-part exercises (Kodály 1964) 48p. Kodály Choral Method{MuzTch-Sin : Kod}

The teaching of Elisabeth Schumann (Puritz 1956) vii,136p. {MuzTch-Sin : Pur}

Vocal physiology and the teaching of singing (Slater n.d.) 91p. {MuzTch-Sin : Sla}

Voice-training in schools (Jacques 2nd ed. 1952) viii+110p. 2nd ed. {MuzTch-Sin : Jac}

Music Teaching--Wind Instruments

Musical experience through the use of the recorder: a method for the descant and tenor recorder (Anderton 1970) viii+216p. {MuzTch-Win : And}

Music Theory-- General

The AB guide to music theory, part 1 (Taylor 1990) xiv,114p. {MuzTh : Tay}

The AB guide to music theory, part 2 (Taylor 1991) 272p. {MuzTh : Tay}

An ABC of music: a short, practical guide to rudiments, harmony, form (Holst 1963) ix,189p. mus. illus.{MuzTh : Hol}

The academus book of questions on the rudiments of music: for use by the Royal Scottish Academy of Music (RSAMD 1933) 99p. {MuzTh : RSA}

The Academus rudiments primer: [for use by the Scottish National Academy of Music] (Barrett-Watson 1933) 98p. {MuzTh : Bar}

The anatomy of music: a complete popular outline of musical theory (Parkhurst 1930) 211p. {MuzTh : Par}

Basic music knowledge (Warburton 1967) xxii+215p. {MuzTh : War}

Examination questions with model answers for candidates preparing for all examinations in music (Manhire c1940) 174p. {MuzTh : Man}

Get to know music: answers to 1001 questions on every aspect of the art (Tobin 1946) 144p. {MuzTh : Tob}

A handbook of musical knowledge part 1: Rudiments of music (Brown 3rd ed. 1972) 55p. 3rd ed. {MuzTh : Bro}

The language of music (Cooke 1962) xiv,289p. {MuzTh : Coo}

Musical theory: books 1-5 (Curwen 8th ed. a.1879) 372p. 8th ed {MuzTh : Cur}

Questions and exercises in musical knowledge: advanced intermediate division (Pearce 1918) 62p. {MuzTh : Pea}

Rudiments and theory of music: based on the syllabus of the Royal schools of Music (ABRSM 1958) 150p. {MuzTh : ABR}

Rudiments of music (Keighley n.d.) 77p. {MuzTh : Kei}

The rudiments of music (Lovelock 1957) 128p. {MuzTh : Lov}

Rudiments of music (Macpherson n.d.) 84p. {MuzTh : Mac}

Text-book of musical knowledge: advanced intermediate division (Pearce 1918) 116p. {MuzTh : Pea}

Music Theory--Composition

Notes on fugue for beginners (Dent 1958) 47p. {MuzTh-Com : Den}

Paper-work test, Bk 2: suitable for FRCO and other examination candidates (Lang 1951) 33p. {MuzTh-Com : Lan}

Pianoforte accompaniment writing (Dunwell n.d.) 55p. {MuzTh-Com : Dun}

Music Theory--Counterpoint

Introduction to counterpoint (Morris 1944) 35p. {MuzTh-Cou : Mor}

Invertible counterpoint and canon (Kitson 1928) 96p. mus. illus.{MuzTh-Cou : Kit}

Music Theory--Form

Form in music: with special reference to the designs of instrumental music (Macpherson 1930) xii+279p. {MuzTh-Frm : Mac}

Form in brief (Lovelock n.d.) 49p. {MuzTh-Frm : Lov}

Formal analysis (Lovelock n.d.) 16p. {MuzTh-Frm : Lov}

Notes on form (Lovelock n.d.) 10p. {MuzTh-Frm : Lov}

The structure of music: an outline for students (Morris 1935) vi,124p. mus. illus.{MuzTh-Frm : Mor}

200 questions on form (Lovelock n.d.) 11p. {MuzTh-Frm : Lov}

Music Theory--Harmony

Elementary harmony part 1 (Kitson 1920(1978)) vi+108p. {MuzTh-Har : Kit}

Elementary harmony, Parts 1-3 (in 1 vol.) (Kitson 1920 (1932-3)) 108,106,94p. {MuzTh-Har : Kit}

First year harmony (complete) (Lovelock n.d.) 109p. {MuzTh-Har : Lov}

First year harmony: appendix on figured bass (Lovelock n.d.) 23p. {MuzTh-Har : Lov}

A handbook of musical knowledge part 2: Basis of harmony and composition (Brown 3rd ed. 1972) 103p. 3rd ed. {MuzTh-Har : Bro}

Harmony for students (Hull c1947) vii,291p. {MuzTh-Har : Hul}

Harmony: a simple and systematic treatise on the harmonization of melodies and basses (Keighley 1914) 189p. {MuzTh-Har : Kei}

Harmony (Warburton 1979) vi+322p. new ed. {MuzTh-Har : War}

The listener's book on harmony (Abbot 1943) xvi,237p. {MuzTh-Har : Abb}

Melody and harmony Book 1: Melodic movement (Macpherson 1923) vii+63+xvip. {MuzTh-Har : Mac}

Melody and harmony Book 2: Elementary harmonic progression (Macpherson 1923) vii+64-178+xxip. {MuzTh-Har : Mac}

Melody and harmony Book 3: Advanced harmony (Macpherson 1923) vii+179-297p. {MuzTh-Har : Mac}

One hundred tunes from the great masters, for harmonization (Steinitz 1963) 36p. {MuzTh-Har : Ste}

The Oxford harmony, vol. 2 (Andrews 1950) 241p. mus. illus.{MuzTh-Har : And}

The Oxford student's harmony, vol.1-2: a practical approach to creative musicianship (Smith 1965-6) 2v. 138,172p. {MuzTh-Har : Smi}

Practical harmony: a concise treatise with progressive exercises (Macpherson 1907) 162p. [7th] ed. {MuzTh-Har : Mac}

Second year harmony: complete (Lovelock n.d.) 131p. {MuzTh-Har : Lov}

Music Theory--Melody

Melody and harmony: a treatise for the teacher and the student (Macpherson 1920) vii+304p. {MuzTh-Mel : Mac}

Music Theory--Score Reading

Score reading exercises, Bk 2 (FRCO) (Harding 1912) 32p. {MuzTh-Sco : Har}

Score reading exercises in two, three and four parts. Book 2: in G, F and C clefs (Lang 1951) 83p. {MuzTh-Sco : Lan}

Music Theory--Voice

Think afresh about the voice: a general theory and guide to practice (Hewlett 3rd ed. 1981) viii+90p. 3rd ed. {MuzTh-Voc : Hew}

Musical Forms-- General

Norton anthology of Western music vol. 2: Classic, Romantic, Modern (Palisca 1988) 822p. 57 mus. scores {MuzF : Pal}

Musical Forms--Chamber Music

Chamber music (Robertson 1957) 427p. illus.{MuzF-Cha : Rob}

Musical Forms--Church Music

Companion to Congregational praise: with notes on the music by Erik Routley (Parry 1953) xli,580p. {MuzF-Chu : Par}

Musical Forms--Concerto

The concerto (Hill 1952) 448p. illus.{MuzF-Con : Hil}

Talking about concertos: an analytical study ... Mozart to the present day (Hopkins 1970) 148p. mus. illus.{MuzF-Con : Hop}

Musical Forms--Dance

People who dance (Clarke 1961) 93p. {MuzF-Dan : Cla}

Musical Forms--Fugue

The examination fugue (Lovelock n.d.) 125p. illus.{MuzF-Fug : Lov}

The technique and spirit of fugue: an historical study (Oldroyd 1948) vii,220p. mus. illus.{MuzF-Fug : Old}

Musical Forms--Hymns

English hymns and hymn writers (Fox 1947) 48p. illus. 8 col. pl.{MuzF-Hym : Fox}

Musical Forms--Jazz

The book of jazz: a guide to the entire field (Feather 1957) 280p. {MuzF-Jaz : Fea}

Jazz: 5th ed. (Harris 1957) 272p. {MuzF-Jaz : Har}

Why no Beethoven?: the diary of a vagrant musician (Lyttelton 1984) 176p. {MuzF-Jaz : Lyt}

Musical Forms--Keyboard Music

Keyboard music (Matthews 1972) 386p. illus.{MuzF-Key : Mat}

The sources of keyboard music in England (Borren c1913) vii+378p. {MuzF-Key : Bor}

Musical Forms--Musique concrète

Composing with tape recorders: musique concrète for beginners (Dwyer 1971) iv,74p. 4 pl.{MuzF-Mus : Dwy}

Musical Forms--Opera

Jenufa Katya Kabanova (Leos Janácek): Opera guide, 33 ( 1985) 128p. {MuzF-Op : }

Kobbé's complete opera book (Kobbé 1987) xvii,1404p. 10th ed., rev., 32 pl.{MuzF-Op : Kob}

Lucia di Lammermoor - Gaetano Donizetti: [synopsis and opera guide] ( 2007) 54p. {MuzF-Op : }

Madama Butterfly - Giacomo Puccini: [synopsis and opera guide] ( 2007) 54p. {MuzF-Op : }

The magic flute / Die Zauberflöte (W. A. Mozart): Opera guide, 3 ( 1983) 128p. {MuzF-Op : }

The marriage of Figaro / Le nozze di Figaro (W. A. Mozart): Opera guide, 17 ( 1983) 128p. {MuzF-Op : }

The mastersingers of Nuremberg / Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (Richard Wagner): Opera guide, 19 ( 1983) 128p. {MuzF-Op : }

More opera nights (Newman 1954) ix,708p. {MuzF-Op : New}

Nights at the opera: the stories of 15 popular operas discussed (McFadyean 1948) 410p. {MuzF-Op : McF}

Opera annual no. 7 (Rosenthal 1960) 218p. illus. {MuzF-Op : Ros}

Opera at home (Gramophone Co. 1921) 392p. rev. ed. illus. {MuzF-Op : Gra}

Opera guide (Westermann 1968) 580p. {MuzF-Op : Wes}

Opera nights (Newman 1943) x,629p. illus.{MuzF-Op : New}

Operamania (May 1967) 96p. illus. {MuzF-Op : May}

The Pan book of opera (Jacobs 1969) 492p. {MuzF-Op : Jac}

The Ring: anatomy of an opera (Fay 1984) vi,218p. illus.+32 col. pl.{MuzF-Op : Fay}

Scottish Opera: the first ten years (Wilson 1972) 168p. 14 col. pl.{MuzF-Op : Wil}

Stories of the great operas (Cross 1956) 482p. {MuzF-Op : Cro}

Tristan and Isolde (Richard Wagner): Opera guide, 6 ( 1983) 96p. {MuzF-Op : }

Musical Forms--Organ Music

The Chorale preludes of J. S. Bach: a handbook (Taylor 1942) x,126p. {MuzF-Org : Tay}

Musical Forms--Sonata

A companion to Beethoven's pianoforte sonatas: bar-to-bar analysis (Tovey 1931) xiv,284p. mus. illus., 1pl.{MuzF-Son : Tov}

Musical Forms--Song

The golden treasury [of songs and lyrical poems in the English language]: with a supplementary fifth book sel. etc. by Laurence Binyon (Palgrave 1939) 524p. {MuzF-Sng : Pal}

Songs of the Ages: the growth of song through the centuries illustrated by examples (Dunstan 1962) xii+233p. mus. illus. {MuzF-Sng : Dun}

Songs of the Ages - words and airs (Dunstan 1962) viii+113p. mus. . {MuzF-Sng : Dun}

Songs that never die: ... the most famous words and melodies enriched with ... historical-biographical sketches (Reddall c. 1910) 615p. illus. {MuzF-Sng : Red}

Musical Forms--Symphony

The symphony (Hill 1949) 416p. illus.{MuzF-Sym : Hil}

The symphony, vol. 2: Elgar to the present day (Simpson 1967) 282p. {MuzF-Sym : Sim}

Talking about symphonies: an analytical study ... Haydn to the present day (Hopkins 1961) 157p. {MuzF-Sym : Hop}

Musical Instruments-- General

An exhibition of European musical instruments: Galpin Society 21st anniversary exhibition (Melville-Mason 1968) 100p. illus.+40 pl. {MuzIns : Mel}

Musical instruments: from the Renaissance to the 19th century (Paganelli 1970) 157p. illus. {MuzIns : Pag}

Musical instruments through the ages (Baines 1961) 383p. illus.+ 32 pl. {MuzIns : Bai}

Orchestration (Forsyth 1955) ix,530p. illus.{MuzIns : For}

Musical Instruments--Clarinet

Clarinet (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Brymer 1979) xii+259p. illus.+ 8 pl. {MuzIns-Cla : Bry}

Musical Instruments--Horn

I found my horn: one man's struggle with the orchestra's most difficult instrument (Rees 2008) 294p. {MuzIns-Hor : Ree}

Musical Instruments--Keyboard

The Russell Collection and other early keyboard instruments in St Cecilia's Hall Edinburgh (Newman 1968) 79p. illus. {MuzIns-Key : New}

Musical Instruments--Organ

St Machar's Cathedral, Old Aberdeen, its organ and music (Thomson 2002) 32p. {MuzIns-Org : Tho}

Musical Instruments--Percussion

Percussion (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Holland 1978) xii+283p. illus. {MuzIns-Per : Hol}

Musical Instruments--Piano

A history of the pianoforte and pianoforte players (Bie 1899) 336p. illus., 23pl. trans. & ed.E. E. Kellett & E. W. Naylor{MuzIns-Pia : Bie}

Piano (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Kentner 1978) xi+204p. illus.+ 4 pl. {MuzIns-Pia : Ken}

Piano (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Kentner 1976) xi+204p. illus.+ 4 pl. {MuzIns-Pia : Ken}

Musical Instruments--String

Scottish violin makers: past and present (Honeyman 1984) 105p. Reprinted from the 1910 ed. {MuzIns-Str : Hon}

Violin and viola (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Menuhin 1978) xiii+250p. illus.+ 16 pl. {MuzIns-Str : Men}

Musical Instruments--Voice

Voice (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) (Falkner 1983) x+310p. {MuzIns-Voc : Fal}

Musical Technique-- General

Diplomas in music (Pritchard 1960) xii,112p. {MuzTe : Pri}

The good musician, Book 3: a pupil's course leading to the understanding and enjoyment of music (Easson c1935) 46p. Fold-out chart showing 'Periods (or Schools) of Musical Composition'{MuzTe : Eas}

Musical interpretation: its laws and principles, and their application in teaching and performing (Matthay c1912) xiv,169p. {MuzTe : Mat}

What Matthay meant: his musical and technical teachings clearly explained ... (Coviello n.d.) 72p. {MuzTe : Cov}

Musical Technique--Composing

Compose music (Teach Yourself Books) (Palmer 2nd ed. 1972) viii,276p. {MuzTe-Cmp : Pal}

The elements of orchestration (Jacob 1962) 216p. {MuzTe-Cmp : Jac}

The invention and composition of music (Hutchings 1958) 309p. mus. illus.{MuzTe-Cmp : Hut}

Musical composition for pleasure (Young 1961) 166p. {MuzTe-Cmp : You}

Musical Technique--Conducting

Are you beating two or four?: some hints to help you make up your mind (Miles 1977) 54p. {MuzTe-Cnd : Mil}

Conductor's world (Wooldridge 1970) xiv,379p. 16 pl.{MuzTe-Cnd : Woo}

A handbook on the technique of conducting (Boult 7th ed. 1949) 47p. 7th ed. rev. & illus., 2 pl.{MuzTe-Cnd : Bou}

Musical Technique--Counterpoint

The art of counterpoint (Kitson 1924) 344p. 2nd ed.{MuzTe-Cou : Kit}

Contrapuntal technique in the sixteenth century (Morris 1922) xii,74p. with 49 pp. of musical examples{MuzTe-Cou : Mor}

Musical Technique--Harmony

Harmony and counterpoint with the Masters: [musical examples] (Steinitz 1963) 179p. {MuzTe-Har : Ste}

Harmony, counterpoint and improvisation, Book 1 (Dale 1964) [vi],106p. {MuzTe-Har : Dal}

Musical Technique--Interpretation

Casals and the art of interpretation (Blum 1980) xiv,222p. {MuzTe-Int : Blu}

The interpretation of the music of the XVII and XVIII centuries: revealed by contemporary evidence (Dolmetsch ) x,493p. {MuzTe-Int : Dol}

Musical Technique--Keyboard

Commonsense in pianoforte playing (Whitemore 1926) v,47p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Whi}

First principles of pianoforte playing (Matthay 1910) viii+128p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Mat}

Foundations of pianoforte technique: co-ordination exercises (Coviello 1934) 99p. mus. illus.{MuzTe-Kyb : Cov}

Organ playing: its technique and expression (Hull 1911) viii+263p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Hul}

Organ playing (The musician's library) (Buck 1929) 102p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Buc}

The Paderewski paradox: [with two essays by I. J. Paderewski (Stevenson 1992) 45p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Ste}

The pianist's talent (Taylor 1994) 112p. "a new approach to piano playing based on the principles of F. Matthias Alexander and Raymond Thiberge"{MuzTe-Kyb : Tay}

The piano (Teach Yourself Books) (Palmer 3rd ed. 1986) 151p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Pal}

Piano technique: foundation principles (Ching 1934) xiii,117p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Chi}

Playing a church organ (Conway 1949) 144p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Con}

Scales and arpeggios: for advanced players (Taylor n.d.) 24p. {MuzTe-Kyb : Tay}

The teacher's guide to Mrs Curwen's pianoforte method: practical course of the elements of music (Curwen 1914) vii+388+11p. 17th ed. {MuzTe-Kyb : Cur}

The visible and invisible in pianoforte technique: a digest (Matthay 1947) xiii,176p. incl. separately paged Epitome (59 pp.){MuzTe-Kyb : Mat}

The young person's guide to playing the piano (Harrison 2nd ed. 1973) 100p. 2nd ed. {MuzTe-Kyb : Har}

Musical Technique--Melody

Melody writing and analysis (Warburton 2nd ed. 1960) xi+188p. 2nd ed. {MuzTe-Mel : War}

Musical Technique--Orchestration

Method in orchestration (Parrott 1957) 85p. {MuzTe-Orc : Par}

Orchestral technique: a manual for students (Jacob 2nd ed. 1940) 106p. 2nd. ed. {MuzTe-Orc : Jac}

Musical Technique--Strings

A guide to bowing: Strathspeys, reels, pastoral melodies, hornpipes, etc (Skinner 1984) 32p. {MuzTe-Str : Ski}

Musical Technique--Strings:Guitar

Guitar (Morgan 1965) 173p. {MuzTe-StrG : Mor}

Musical Technique--Voice

Choral technique and interpretation (Coward c. 1920) 333p. {MuzTe-Voc : Cow}

How to acquire ease of voice production: the preservation of the voice (Tree 1911) 61p. {MuzTe-Voc : Tre}

The principles of singing: a practical guide for vocalists and teachers (Bach 1895 (2nd) 305p. {MuzTe-Voc : Bac}

The singer and the voice: vocal technique for singers (Rose 1962) 252p. {MuzTe-Voc : Ros}

A textbook of vocal training and preparation for song interpretation (Philip c. 1930) 261p. {MuzTe-Voc : Phi}

Voice production in choral technique (Cleall 1970) 155p. rev. & enlarg.{MuzTe-Voc : Cle}

Musicians-- General

The ISM: the first hundred years: a short history ... in honour of the Centenary in October 1982 (Bohan 1982) 80p. {Pf : Boh}

Music and the line of most resistance (Schnabel ) 144p. {Pf : Sch}

Music journal (Incorporated Society of Musicians): Nov. 1999 onwards (ISM ) p. MISSING: Mar-Jun '00, Jan-Feb '01, Feb, Dec '04, Sep-Oct '06, Aug '09, Feb-Apr, Jun, Sep/Oct '10{Pf : ISM}


Aberdeen Bach Choir (1956-1985): its origins and history (Shiel 1985) 69+9p. illus. {Pf-Cho : Shi}

Aberdeen Bach Choir (1956-1996): its origins and history (Shiel 1996) 93p. illus. {Pf-Cho : Shi}

Choir (Malone 2012) xii,308p. {Pf-Cho : Mal}


Beecham stories: anecdotes sayings and impressions of Sir Thomas Beecham (Atkins 1979) 96p. {Pf-Con : Atk}

Conductors' gallery: biographical sketches ... including notes on leading symphony orchestras ... (Brook 2nd ed. 1946) 188p. 2nd ed. (illus.) {Pf-Con : Bro}

Erich Kleiber: a memoir (Russell 1957) 256p. {Pf-Con : Rus}

A mingled chime: leaves from an autobiography (Beecham 1944) 198p. {Pf-Con : Bee}

My life of music (Wood 1946) 384p. {Pf-Con : Woo}

My own trumpet (Boult 1973) 213p. 12 pl.{Pf-Con : Bou}

Simon Rattle: the making of a conductor (Kenyon 1989) viii,246p. illus.{Pf-Con : Ken}

Solti on Solti: a memoir, with assistance from Harvey Sachs (Solti 1998) xi,276p. 16 pl.{Pf-Con : Sol}

Zubin Mehta: the score of my life (Mehta 2009) xii,212p. {Pf-Con : Meh}

Musicians--Instrumentalists-- Piano

Am I too loud?: memoirs of an accompanist (Moore 1962) 304p. {Pf-Ins : Moo}

Artur Schnabel: a biography (Saerchinger 1957) xxi,354p. illus., 17pl.{Pf-Ins : Sae}

Beyond frontiers: Ashkenazy (Ashkenazy 1984) 239p. 8 pl.{Pf-Ins : Ash}

Facing the music: an autobiography (Cooper 1979) x,213p. {Pf-Ins : Coo}

Farewell recital: further memoirs (Moore 1979) 208p. illus.+ 8 pl. {Pf-Ins : Moo}

Great pianists of our time (Kaiser 1971) 230p. illus.,12 pl.{Pf-Ins : Kai}

Music, wit and wisdom: the autobiography of Artur Schnabel (Schnabel 2009) 298p. {Pf-Ins : Sch}

Piano man: a life of John Ogdon (Beauclerk 2014) xvi,416p. {Pf-Ins : Bea}

Play it again!: an amateur against the impossible (Rusbridger 2013) 405p. {Pf-Ins : Rus}

Virtuoso: the story of John Ogdon (Ogdon 1981) x,293p. 8 pl.{Pf-Ins : Ogd}

Virtuoso: the life and art of Paganini, Liszt, Rubinstein, Paderewski, etc (Sachs 1982) 208p. illus., 32 pl.{Pf-Ins : Sac}


Always playing: [reminiscences and ruminations] (Kennedy 1991) 154p. {Pf-Ins-X : Ken}

An autobiography (Galway 1979) 208p. {Pf-Ins-X : Gal}

Good vibrations: my autobiography (Glennie 1990) xii,179p. 16 pl.{Pf-Ins-X : Gle}

Unfinished journey (Menuhin 1978) 508p. illus.+ 16 pl. {Pf-Ins-X : Men}


Bars rest (Burness 1975) 32p. {Pf-Orc : Bur}

Daring to excel: the story of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain (Railton 1992) ix,466p. illus.,24 pl.{Pf-Orc : Rai}

Orchestra: [31] interviews by Michael Foss (Previn 1979) 224p. {Pf-Orc : Pre}

The orchestra speaks (Shore 1938) 218p. {Pf-Orc : Sho}


First night fever: the memoirs of Herman Prey (Prey 1986) 288p. 28 pl.{Pf-Sin : Pre}

The Joan Sutherland album (Sutherland 1986) 191p. compiled by Joan Sutherland with Richard Bonynge {Pf-Sin : Sut}

My heart and I (Tauber 1959) 208p. 16 pl.{Pf-Sin : Tau}

My life (Gobbi 1980) 286p. {Pf-Sin : Gob}

Peter Pears: a biography (Headington 1992) xv,351p. {Pf-Sin : Hea}

Recital (Gerhardt 1953) x,183p. illus., 8 pl.{Pf-Sin : Ger}

Star on the door (Teyte 1958) 192p. illus., 12 pl.{Pf-Sin : Tey}

Related Topics--Literary & Cultural Sources

Fanfare: fourteen stories on a musical theme [by Carol Shields et al.] (Minshull 1999) 160p. {Rel-Lit : Min}

Die Lyrik des Mittelalters: eine Einführung (Dronke 1968) xi+297p. {Rel-Lit : Dro}

The music lover's literary companion (Abse 1988) 330p. {Rel-Lit : Abs}

Royal Opera House retrospective, 1732-1982: 250 years of actors, singers, dancers, [etc] ... seen through the eyes of the artist (Ashton 1982) 144p. {Rel-Lit : Ash}

The story of the Mikado: illus. Alice B. Woodward (Gilbert 1921) 115p. 6 col. illus.+ 10 b&w. {Rel-Lit : Gil}

Untersuchungen zur italienischen Literatur- und Kulturgeschichtsschreibung in der zweiten Hálfte des Settecento (Schreiber 1968) 163p. {Rel-Lit : Sch}

Related Topics--Psychology, Aesthetics

Man, mind and music (Howes 1948) viii,184p. mus. illus.{Rel-Psy : How}

Music and the mind (Storr 1993) xii,212p. {Rel-Psy : Sto}

The music of Rosemary Brown (Parrott 1978) 92p. {Rel-Psy : Par}

Psychology for musicians (Buck 1944) viii,115p. mus. illus.{Rel-Psy : Buc}

Related Topics--Sound, Hearing, Physiology

The world of sound: six lectures . . . at the Royal Institution Christmas 1919 (Bragg 1923) vii+196p. {Rel-Sou : Bra}


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