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Accompanied Voices

Accompanied Voices
Poets on Composers: From Thomas Tallis to Arvo Pärt
Edited by John Greening

Accompanied Voices is a unique book: not only is it a highly readable anthology of some of the most memorable and accessible international writing about classical music, but also a moving commentary by one set of practising artists on the work of another.

Classical Music in the German Democratic Republic

Classical Music in the German Democratic Republic
Production and Reception
Edited by Kyle Frackman & Larson Powell

Approaches the topic of classical music in the GDR from an interdisciplinary perspective, questioning the assumption that classical music functioned purely as an ideological support for the state.

Music Theatre in Britain, 1960-1975

Music Theatre in Britain, 1960-1975
Michael Hall

The author, a former BBC radio producer, conducted interviews with many leading British composers of the day, and his account provides for a unique insight into this often overlooked genre.

Bach to Brahms

Bach to Brahms
Essays on Musical Design and Structure
Edited by David Beach & Yosef Goldenberg

Presents current analytic views by established scholars of the traditional tonal repertoire, with essays on works by Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, and Brahms.

Composers' Intentions?

Composers' Intentions?
Lost Traditions of Musical Performance
Andrew Parrott

Essays on musical performance practice by an acknowledged expert in the field.

Charles Mackerras

Charles Mackerras
Edited by Nigel Simeone & John Tyrrell

Comprising a brief biography and chapters written by those who worked with him, such as Janet Baker and Alfred Brendel, this is a celebration of an exceptional, creative life.

Into the Groove

Into the Groove
Popular Music and Contemporary German Fiction
Andrew Wright Hurley

A new and wide-ranging view of the confluence, since the 1990s, of the fields of contemporary literature and popular music in Germany.

Music in Elizabethan Court Politics

Music in Elizabethan Court Politics
Katherine Butler

Music and musical entertainments are here shown to be used for different ends, by both monarch and courtiers.