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image of VIOLIN MASTERY TALKS WITH MASTER VIOLINISTS AND TEACHERS COMPRISING INTERVIEWS WITH YSAYE, KREISLER, ELMAN, AUER, THIBAUD, HEIFETZ, HARTMANN, MAUD POWELL AND OTHERS.

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Publisher's maroon cloth with faded gilt lettering and a portrait of Eugene Ysaye affixed within a blind-ruled border, octavo, pp. ix, 292. Tissue-guarded frontis of Ysaye and 15 other black and white portraits of violinists inserted as called for. Small old bookstore ticket at bottom of free front end paper. FAIR-only. A couple of the portraits are working their way… Read more
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image of GRAND CONCERT AT INSTITUTE HALL, CUMBERLAND CENTER, ME., TUESDAY EVE., DEC. 8, 1891 Under Auspices of THE GREELY INSTITUTE CLUB BY The Ladies' Cecilian Quartette OF PORTLAND, MAINE . . . . [Broadside]

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Small Portland, Maine, concert programme announcement broadside, measures 11 x 5 inches. About Very Good with some light old creasing and neat folds. Secured now in shrink wrap against a white backing board. Uncommon in trade or in institutional holdings, with no copies located in an October 2020 OCLC search.
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image of Pickin' on Peachtree A History of Country Music in Atlanta, Georgia (Music in American Life)

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Second printing, publisher's green cloth with silver spine lettering, octavo, pp. xiv, 295 plus ads. Illustrated.
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image of The Town Hall Program April 1955 New York

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Publisher's stapled wrappers, octavo, pp. 15. Includes Biographical Sketches of Vladzia Mashke, Suzanne Bloch, Grant Johannesen and others; April, 1955, Announcements of performances and other events; many advertisements. On page 3, previous owner has written "see page 13." Paper is a bit toned with age, and a few random nicks around pamphlet's perimeter, but GOOD and serviceable withal. Ensconced now… Read more
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image of The Boston Pops Seventy-Eighth Season 1963 Program Arthur Fiedler Conductor

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Publisher's stapled wrappers, octavo, pp. 30. A bit of a rumpled affair, this, as though stashed hastily into a jacket pocket long ago. Previous owner has made pencil markings at symphonic items of interest. Contains Program Notes; local ads; snack bar menus (cigarettes were 40 cents); more. Safely stowed by us now in a clear protective display sleeve with white… Read more
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image of Montgomery AL Concert Course Lot, 1947 - 1948 Season, Sidney Lanier Auditorium.

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Lot of fliers / leaflets / short programs includes: (1) Montgomery Concert Course Announces Season of 1947-48 Four Star Attractions single sheet leaflet (previous owner has made pencil notes indicating days of performances); (2) Montgomery Concert Course and Charles L. Wagner Present IL TROVATORE Italian Opera in Four Acts, Eight Scenes; (3) Montgomery Concert Course Presents New York Philharmonic Symphony… Read more
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MADAMA BUTTERFLY. Presented by Atlanta Lyric Opera Company Fabulous Fox Theatre

by ATLANTA LYRIC OPERA COMPANY. PUCCINI, Giacomo

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Program in stapled illustrated wrappers for the performance of Madama Butterfly, Opera in Three Acts, in Italian, Libretto by Illica and Giacoso, Friday November 5, 1976, and Sunday, November 7, 1976. William Noll, Artistic Director and Conductor, and featuring Atlanta Lyric Opera Orchestra and The Georgia Tech Chorale, pp. [7] plus one page local ad. Rear panel with a second… Read more
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Oh Stephy C. Foster

by SMITH, Earl Hobson.

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Good
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$14.95

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Publisher's blue wrappers with maroon upper wrap lettering, 12mo, pp. 65 plus ads. A Comedy in Three Acts Telling the Charming Life Story of Stephen C. Foster. First presented on January 19, 1926, at Woodland Park Auditorium, Lexington, Kentucky. Wrappers with some toning and old creases. GOOD condition with a few random nicks on wrapper and page edges. Protected from… Read more
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image of THE PERFORMING ARTS PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS. Rockefeller Panel Report on the future of theatre, dance, music in America.

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First edition, so stated, in publisher's blue cloth back-strip over lighter blue paper-covered boards, measures 8 x 6 inches, pp. xiv, 258. GOOD condition with just light shelf wear. Dust jacket GOOD with random nicks and short tears at spine ends and along perimeter. Jacket now ensconced in a new sheet of archival Brodart.
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image of CARDUI SONG BOOK Number 3.

CARDUI SONG BOOK Number 3.

by [Chattanooga Medicine Company.]

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Poor
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$9.45

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Publisher's stapled and string tied-wrappers, 12mo, pp. 32. Includes Religious, Patriotic, and Popular sections. Music and lyrics for "Maryland! My Maryland!"; "My Old Kentucky Home"; "Star-Spangled Banner"; among others. Lyrics only for "Dixie." Contemporary ads. POOR condition. Cheap paper is heavily toned and crumbling, almost at the touch. Heavy edge wear and chipping. Ensconced now by us in… Read more
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image of The Standard Oratorios: Their Stories, Their Music, and Their Composers.

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Brown cloth with spine and upper board lettering gilt, 12mo, pp. 335 plus publisher's ads. Previous owner signature in a neat hand on free front endpaper. Illustrated with chapter head- and tailpieces. Cloth is rubbed at board tips and spine ends. Spine ends just a bit frayed, as well. A leaf with advertisements between… Read more
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Opera on the Road: Traveling Opera Troupes in the United States, 1825-60.

by PRESTON, Katherine K.

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Very Good
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9780252019746
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$16.00

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First edition, octavo, pp. xvii, 479 + [3] leaves. Illustrations. Very Good in charcoal-colored cloth with silver spine lettering. Illustrated dust jacket Very Good.
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The Attentive Listener Three Centuries of Music Criticism.

by HASKELL, Harry (editor).

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Very Good-
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9780571161454
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$14.45

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First edition, octavo, pp. xvii, 398. Light toning to text block, as with age. Blue cloth with silver spine lettering.
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Music in the Theater: Essays on Verdi and Other Composers.

by PETROBELLI, Pierluigi.

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Very Good
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9780691091341
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$14.00

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Light blue cloth with white spine lettering, octavo, pp. ix, 192. Metrical and arrangement illustrations.
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Beautiful Mornin': The Broadway Musical in the 1940s.

by MORDDEN, Ethan.

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Very Good
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9780195128512
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$14.00

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Dark blue cloth over lavender boards, octavo, pp. x, 278. Very Good in illustrated Very Good dust jacket.
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First edition, octavo, pp. xii, 292. Black and white illustrations. Very Good in beige cloth over blue boards. Illustrated dust jacket Very Good.
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$15.00
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Ira Gershwin: The Art of the Lyricist.

by FURIA, Philip.

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Very Good
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9780195082999
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$14.00

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Brick red cloth over white boards, octavo, pp. vii, 278. Black and white illustrations. Slightest shelf rubs on bottom edge. Very Good in price-clipped Very Good dust jacket.
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Modified Rapture: Comedy in W.S. Gilbert's Savoy Operas.

by FISCHLER, Alan.

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Very Good
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9780813913346
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$14.00

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First edition, octavo, pp. xi, 144. Dark blue cloth over light blue boards with handsome spine lettering and ruling in gilt.
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image of Theodore Thomas: America's Conductor and Builder of Orchestras, 1835-1905.

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Hardcover. First printing, octavo, pp. xvi, 312. Illustrations. Very Good in the publisher's dark blue boards with spine lettering gilt. Illustrated dust jacket Good with just light shelf rubs/nicks at spine ends and fold points. Jacket now protected in a clear new sheet of archival Brodart.
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Hearts and Voices. INSCRIBED.

by STORK, Charles Wharton.

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Hardcover, octavo, pp. 109. Inscribed by the author to previous owner on the title page. Author has put an extraordinary amount of thought into composing poems wherein he writes cleverly in the first-person voices of 39 different classical composers of 10 nationalities, covering everyone from Puccini to Gershwin. The book is in Good condition in the publisher's… Read more
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