Books on Music
Listed are more than 500 titles on diverse musical subjects, one of the largest selection of Books on Music from a single source worldwide!
Listed are more than 500 titles with an extensive variety of books on many musical subjects. Included are important books on violins, violas, cellos and other string instruments: A resource for musicians, luthiers, dealers and collectors. See “String Instrument” section. Service is prompt! Prices are competitive! Due to currency fluctuations or price increases by publishers, prices are subject to change.
THE LAST PRODIGY: A Biography of Erich Wolf Korngold – CarrollFull study of the composer now recognized as a musical giant.
JACO: The Extraordinary & Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius – MilkowskiBiography of the bassist of unparalleled artistry. Includes CO.
ON THE SENSATIONS OF TONE – Helmholtz
MARCHING ALONG:John Phillip Sousa’s Own Autobiography New rev. ed. – Bierly.Orig. 1928 ed. released 5 years before Sousa died, was left unchanged. Rev. ed. includes later composition, information, & informative footnotes shedding new light on Sousa.
TWENTIETH CENTURY BRASS SOLOISTS – MecknaAnalyzes & celebrates nearly 100 great brass soloists. Describes techniques & advice for practice. A great resource for students and teachers.
NOSTALGIC HAPPENINGS IN THE THREE BANDS OF JOHN PHILLIP SOUSA – HeslipStory of Sousa’s career as leader of the U.S. Marine, Navy & his own legendary band.
THE ORCHESTRA: Orchestral Techniques and Combinations – Prout
THE ORGANIST & HYMN PLA YING – Lovelace
THE CREATIVE USE OF HANDBELLS IN WORSHIP-Hopson“How-to” advice & ideas for the choir director, with examples, for the creative use of bells in all parts of hymn singing & worship.