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THE BIG BANDS TRIVIA QUIZ BOOK
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THE BIG BANDS TRIVIA QUIZ BOOK

By Simon, George T.

New York: Harper and Row Publishers - Perennial Library, 1985. 120 pp. Signed on the half-title page by George T. Simon. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. The author is acknowledged as the big bands' foremost authority and historian. During his twenty years with Metronome magazine, he lived among all the leaders, musicians, arrangers and vocalists, getting to know them and their music on a very personal basis.... Signed by Author. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

JUG BANDS AND HANDMADE MUSIC
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JUG BANDS AND HANDMADE MUSIC

By Collier, James Lincoln

New York: A Thistle Book - Grosset and Dunlap, 1973. 117 pp. Pictorial boards; illustrated with black and white drawings, diagrams and photographs. Light rubbing at the corners with some fading around the edes; no interior markings; as issued, no dustjacket. Subtitled: A Creative Approach fo Music Theory and the Instruments. The Contents are: Making Drums and Rhythm; Writing Music Down; The Heartbeat of Music; Pitches, Notes and Guitars; Notes That Make Melodies; Writing Melodies; Making a Guitar - and Chords for It; More Chords and More Strings; Making Wind Instruments; Some Other Instruments; The Modern Sound - Electronic Instruments; and Putting Your Jug Band Together; followed by an appendix: Music for Your Jug Band; and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

MUSIC AND IMAGINATION - The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures 1951 - 1952
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MUSIC AND IMAGINATION - The Charles Eliot Norton Lectures 1951 - 1952

By Copland, Aaron

New York: Mentor Books - New American Library, 1959. 127 pp. Mentor Book MD261. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; not store stamped. The Chapters are: PART ONE: Music and the Imaginative Mind: The Gifted Listener; The Sonorous Image; The Creative Mind and the Interpretative Mind; PART TWO: Musical Imagination and the Contemporary Scene: Tradition and Innovation in Recent European Music; Musical Imagination in the Americas; and The Composer in Industrial America.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$9.95

MADRIGALS AND SONGS OF PRAISE - Songs of the Immortals
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MADRIGALS AND SONGS OF PRAISE - Songs of the Immortals

By Macfall, Haldane (foreword)

London: T. C. and E. C. Jack, 1928. 22 pp. Quarter-bound in pink cloth on green boards with the title pasted on the front panel. Illustrated with line drawings by Haldane Macfall. Wear on the corners with some discolouration in the boards; no interior markings. This collection contains: To Anthea - Bid Me to Live and I Will Live by Robert Herrick; Orpheus with His Lute by William Shakespeare; Benefits Forgot - Blow Blow Thou Winter Wind by William Shakespeare; Caller Herrin' by Lady Nairne; Cherry Ripe by Robert Herrick; Home Sweet Home by J. Howard Payne; Summer Is I-Cumen In - anonymous; Light - The Night Has a Thousand Eyes by F. W. Bourdillon; Auld Lang Syne by Robert Burns; Ave Maria - anonymous; Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep by Mrs Willard; Yuletide - While Sherpherds Watched Their Flocks by Night by Nahum Tate; O Come All Ye Faithful - anonymous; The First Noel - anonymous; God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen - anonymous; Nazareth - anonymous; Easter Hymn - O Voice of the Beloved by J. Mason; Abide with Me by H. F. Lyte; and O Rest in the Lord - anonymous.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-. Illus. by Haldane Macfall;. 8vo.

$14.95

ELVIS SINGS - Return to Sender - and - Where Do You Come From
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ELVIS SINGS - Return to Sender - and - Where Do You Come From

By Presley, Elvis

Don Mills, Ontario: RCA Limited, 1979. RCA 2706. Billed as part of the Collector Series, originally recorded in 1962, re-released as a 45 rpm record in a pictorial cardboard sleeve sometime in the late 70s. The vinyl is probably a bit scratched but I have no way to test it and there is some rubbing on the sleeve. Simply an Elvis Collectible.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Vinyl Record.

$9.95

ALL SHOOK UP - with - HEARTBREAK HOTEL
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ALL SHOOK UP - with - HEARTBREAK HOTEL

By Presley, Elvis

Don Mills, Ontario: RCA Limited, 1979. RCA 2694. Billed as part of the Collector Series, originally recorded in 1957, re-released as a 45 rpm record in a pictorial cardboard sleeve sometime in the late 70s. The vinyl is probably a bit scratched but I have no way to test it and there is some rubbing on the sleeve. Simply an Elvis Collectible.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Vinyl Record.

$9.95

LOVE ME TENDER - with - ONE NIGHT
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LOVE ME TENDER - with - ONE NIGHT

By Presley, Elvis

Don Mills, Ontario: RCA Limited, 1979. RCA 2720. Billed as part of the Collector Series, originally recorded in 1956 and 1957, re-released as a 45 rpm record in a pictorial cardboard sleeve sometime in the late 70s. The vinyl is probably a bit scratched but I have no way to test it and there is some rubbing on the sleeve. Simply an Elvis Collectible.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Vinyl Record.

$9.95

THE COMPLETE ELECTRIC BASS PLAYER - The Method
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THE COMPLETE ELECTRIC BASS PLAYER - The Method

By Rainey, Chuck

New York: Amsco Publications, 1985. (vii) 192 pp. Oversized. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and diagrams. The Chapers are: The Instrument and Its Equipment: Strings; Fingers and Hands; The Body Amp; Right Hand Position - One Finger Playing Technique; Left Hand Position; The Staff - Lines and Spaces; Pitch; Tuning; Open String Tuning; Using Harmonics to Tune; The Fingerboard - Open Strings and Their Fretted Notes; Bar Lines - Measures and Signs; Instrument Range; Tones, Semitones and Scales; Fingerboard Charts - Natural Notes. Fingering Major Scales: Note and Rest Values - C. Major Scale; Tied Notes and Dotted Notes; Strenghtening the Left Hand; Two Finger Playing Technique; Triplets; Sixteenth Notes and Sixteenth Rests. Accidentals: Flats; Key Signature - Flats; Fingerboard Charts - Flats; F Major Scale; B Flat Major Scale; E Flat Major Scale; A Flat Major Scale; D Flat Major Scale; G Flat Major Scale; Sharps; Key Signature Sharps; Fingerboard Charts - Sharps; G Major Scale; D Major Scale; A Major Scale; E Major Scale; B Major Scale; F Sharp Major Scale; C Sharp Major Scale; Major and Dominant Sevenths. Minor Scales: Natural Minor Scales; Fingering the Natural Minor Scales; Minor Scale and Key Signature Placement; Harmonic Minor Scales; Melodic Minor Scales; Chromatic Minor Seventh Scale Exercises; Parallel Scales; Relative Scales. Dimished Scales: The Tritone; Augmented Scales; Dynamic Expressions of Force; Signs and Abbreviated Expressions; Accent Marks; and Musical Term Markings; followed by an index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$24.95

THE BILLBOARD BOOK OF NUMBER 1 ALBUMS - The Inside Story Behind Pop Music's Blockbuster Records
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THE BILLBOARD BOOK OF NUMBER 1 ALBUMS - The Inside Story Behind Pop Music's Blockbuster Records

By Rosen, Craig

New York: Billboard Books, 1996. (xiv) 434 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a single crease on the spine; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. The Chapters are: 1956: including: Elvis Presley; My Fair Lady - Original Cast; Calypso - Harry Belafonte; and more. 1957: including: Love Is the Thing - Nat King Cole; Loving You - Elvis Presley; Elvis' Christmas Album - Elvis Presley; Merry Christmas - Bing Crosby; and more. 1958: Ricky - Ricky Nelson; Come Fly with Me - Frank Sinatra; Johnny's Greatest Hits - Johnny Mathis; and more. 1959: The Music from Peter Gunn - Henry Mancini; Exotica - Martin Denny; Heavenly - Johnny Mathis; and more. 1960: The Button-down Mind of Bob Newhart; String Along - The Kingston Trio; Nice 'n' Easy - Frank Sinatra; G. I. Blues - Elvis Presley; and more. 1961: The Button-down Mind Strikes Back - Bob Newhart; Judy at Carnegie Hall - Judy Garland; Something for Everybody; and Blue Hawaii - Elvis Presley; and more. 1962: Breakfast at Tiffany's - Henry Mancini; Peter Paul & Mary; My Son the Folk Singer - Allan Sherman; The First Family - Vaughn Meader; and more. 1963: My Son the Celebrity - Allan Sherman; Little Stevie Wonder The Twelve-Year Old Genius - Stevie Wonder; In the Wind - Peter Paul and Mary; The Singing Nun; and more. 1964: Meet the Beatles; The Beatles' Second Album; A Hard Day's Night - The Beatles; Beach Boys Concert; and more. 1965: Roustabout - Elvis Presley; Beatles '65; Beatles VI; Help! - The Beatles; Out of Our Heads - The Rolling Stones; Goldfinger Soundtrack; and more. 1966: Rubber Soul - The Beatles; Yesterday... and Today - The Beatles; Revolver - The Beatles; Strangers in the Night - Frank Sinatra; The Monkees; The Supremes A-Go-Go; and more. 1967: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles; More of the Monkees; Headquarters - The Monkees; Diana Ross and the Supremes Greatest Hits; and more. 1968: Magical Mystery Tour - The Beatles; Wheels of Fire - Cream; Waiting for the Sun - The Doors; Cheap Thrills - Big Brother and the Holding Company - Janis Joplin; Electric Ladyland - Jimi Hendrix; and more. 1969: Blood Sweat and Tears; Green River - Creedence Clearwater Revival; Hair - Original Cast; Johnny Cash at San Quentin; Blind Faith; Led Zeppelin II; Abbey Road - The Beatles; and more. 1970: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon and Garfunkel; Deja Vu - Crosby Stills Nash and Young; McCartney - Paul McCartney; Let It Be - The Beatles; Led Zeppelin III; and more. 1971: All Things Must Pass - George Harrison; Pearl - Janis Joplin; Sticky Fingers - The Rolling Stones; Tapestry - Carole King; Imagine - John Lennon; and more. 1972: American Pie - Don McLean; Harvest - Neil Young; Thick as a Brick - Jethro Tull; Exile on Main St - The Rolling Stones; Honky Chateau - Elton John; and more. 1973: The Beatles 1967 - 1970; The World Is a Ghetto - War; Billion Dollar Babies - Alice Cooper; The Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd; Red Rose Speedway - Paul McCartney and Wings; Living in the Material World - George Harrison; Goats Head Soup - The Rolling Stones; Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John; and more. 1974: Planet Waves - Bob Dylan; Band on the Run - Paul McCartney and Wings; Sundown - Gordon Lightfoot; 461 Ocean Boulevard - Eric Clapton; Endless Summer - The Beach Boys; It's Only Rock 'n' Roll - The Rolling Stones; Walls and Bridges - John Lennon; and more. 1975: Blood on the Tracks - Bob Dylan; Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin; Venus and Mars - Wings; One of These Nights - The Eagles; Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd; Still Crazy After All These Years - Paul Simon; and more. 1976: Wings at the Speed of Sound; Presence - Led Zeppelin; Desire - Bob Dylan; Black and Blue - The Rolling Stones; Fleetwood Mac; Songs in the Key of Life - Stevie Wonder; and more. 1977: Hotel California - The Eagles; Wings Over America; Rumours - Fleetwood Mac; and more. 1978: Saturday Night Fever - The Bee Gees; Some Girls - The Rolling Stones; Live and More - Donna Summer; and more. 1979: Briefcase Full of Blues - The Blues Brothers; Blondes Have More Fun - Rod Stewart; Breakfast in America - Supertramp; In Through the Out Door - Led Zeppelin; and more. 1980: Bee Gees Greatest; The Wall - Pink Floyd; Against the Wind - Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band; Emotional Rescue - The Rolling Stones; The River - Bruce Springsteen; The Game - Queen; Double Fantasy - John Lennon and Yoko Ono; and more. 1981: Paradise Theater - Styx; Long Distance Voyager - The Moody Blues; Tattoo You - The Rolling Stones; Bella Donna - Stevie Nicks; and more. 1982: Freeze Frame - The J. Geils Band; Tug of War - Paul McCartney; American Fool - John Cougar; Business as Usual - Men at Work; and more. 1983: Thriller - Michael Jackson; Synchonicity - The Police; Mental Health - Quiet Riot; and more. 1984: Born in the USA - Bruce Springsteen; Purple Rain - Prince; and more. 1985: Like a Virgin - Madonna; Centerfield - John Fogarty; No Jacket Required - Phil Collins; Reckless - Bryan Adams; Brothers in Arms - Dire Straights; Songs from the Big Chair - Tears for Fears; and more. 1986: 5150 - Van Halen; Control - Janet Jackson; Slippery When Wet - Bon Jovi; Top Gun Soundtrack; True Blue - Madonna; and more. 1987: Licensed to Ill - Beastie Boys; The Joshua Tree - U2; Tunnel of Love - Bruce Springsteen; Bad - Michael Jackson; and more. 1988: Hysteria - Def Leppard; Appetite for Destruction - Guns 'n' Roses; Roll with It - Steve Winwood; Rattle and Hum - U2; and more. 1989: Like a Prayer - Madonna; Dr Feelgood - Motley Crue; Hangin' Tough - New Kids on the Block; Repeat Offender - Richard Marx; and more. 1990: But Seriously - Phil Collins; Nick of Time - Bonnie Raitt; I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got - Sinead O'Connor; Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em - M. C. Hammer; and more. 1991: Out of Time - R.E.M.; Spellbound - Paula Abdul; Slave to the Grind - Skid Row; Metallica; Use Your Illusion II - Guns 'n' Roses; Dangerous - Michael Jackson; and more. 1992: Nevermind - Nirvana; Adrenalize - Def Leppard; The Chase - Garth Brooks; The Predator - Ice Cube; and more. 1993: Unplugged - Eric Clapton; Songs of Faith and Devotion - Depeche Mode; Zooropa - U2; Sleepless in Seattle Soundtrack; River of Dreams - Billy Joel; In Utero - Nirvana; and more. 1994: Jar of Flies - Alice in Chains; The Sign - Ace of Base; Far Beyond Driven - Pantera; Longing in Their Hearts - Bonnie Raitt; Vitalogy - Pearl Jam; and more. 1995: The Hits - Garth Brooks; Balance - Van Halen; Greatest Hits - Bruce Springsteen; Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morissette; Mellon Collie and the Infinte Sadness - The Smashing Pumpkins; Dogg Food - The Dogg Pound; Anthology 1 - The Beatles; and more; followed by an appendix: Facts and Figures; an Artist Index; and a Title Index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$39.95

FOLK SONGS OF EUROPE
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FOLK SONGS OF EUROPE

By Karpeles, Maud (editor)

London: Novello and Company, 1956. 268 pp. Blue cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine. Some wear on the corners of the dustjacket with a few short nicks and tears around the edges; slightly darkened in the endpapers. Music and lyrics, the Chapters are: Denmark; Iceland; Norway; Sweden; Finland; United Kingdom: England; Wales; Scotland; Isle of Man; Ireland; Netherlands; Belgium; Germany; Austria; Switzerland; France; Spain; Portugal; Italy; Albania; Greece; Cyprus; Turkey; Bulgaria; Yugoslavia: Macedonia; Serbia; Bosnia-Hercegovina; Croatia; Slovenia; Roumania; Hungary; Czechoslovakia; Poland; U.S.S.R.: Ukraine; Crimea; Latvia; Lithuania; and Estonia. There are far too many songs here to list them all but some of the highlights are: Sigurd and the Dragon; Oliver and the Fairy Maid; The Birchbark Song; Hark to the Cuckoo; The Lark in the Morning; As I Was Going to Banbury; Maiden of the Dark Brown Hair; Eileen Aroon; The Irish Girl;; The Snow-white Bird; The Merman's Bride; The Count of Gruyere; The Death of King Renaud; The Sun and the Moon; and many, many more.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Sheet Music.

$14.95

IMPROVISING BLUES GUITAR
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IMPROVISING BLUES GUITAR

By Anonymous (editor) (BB King; T-Bone Walker; Lowell Fulson; Alvin Lee; Jerry Garcia; Mike Bloomfield; Albert King; Eric Clapton; Jimi Hendrix)

New York: Schirmer Books, 1973. 84 pp. Edge and corner wear with some rubbing on the covers and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Picking and chord instruction, with sheet music: Please Love Me - solo - BB King; Every Night I Have to Cry - solo - T-Bone Walker; Asl At Any Door - solo - Lowell Fulson; I Want to Know - solo - Alvin Lee; Sitting on Top of the World - solo - Jerry Garcia; Born in Chicago - solo - Mike Bloomfield; Crosscut Saw - solo - Albert King; Ramblin - solo - Eric Clapton; and The Wind Cries Mary - solo - Jimi Hendrix; followed by: Diagrammatic Summary; Spanning the Neck; Final Note; Tablature; and Symbols and Expression Marks.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to. Sheet Music.

$14.95

ROCK GUITAR SONGS - Guitar Method
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ROCK GUITAR SONGS - Guitar Method

By Leonard, Hal (Van Halen; Van Morrison; The Beatles; Kiss; Red Hot Chili Peppers; Nirvana; Deep Purple; Lynyrd Skynyd; Poison; ZZ Top)

Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Hal Leonard Publishing, 2007. 78 pp. Light edgewear with a crease in the upper right of the front cover; no interior markings. Standard notation, sheet music with chords and tablature, along with an instructional CD, for the following: Ain't Talkin' Bout Love by Van Halen; Brown Eyed Girl by Van Morrison; Get Back by The Beatles; Rock and Roll All Night by Kiss; Scar Tissue by Red Hot Chili Peppers; Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana; Smoke on the Water by Deep Purple; Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd; Talk Dirty to Me by Poison; and Tush by ZZ Top.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to.

$19.95

NEIL YOUNG - GUITAR ANTHOLOGY SERIES
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NEIL YOUNG - GUITAR ANTHOLOGY SERIES

By Young, Neil

Miami, Florida: Warner Bros. Publications, 1996. 128 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Sheet music, lyrics and guitar tablature for the following Neil Young songs: Alabama; Broken Arrow; Cinnamon Girl; Country Girl; Cowgirl in the Sand; Harvest Moon; Heart of Gold; Helpless; Like a Hurricane; Long May You Run; The Needle and the Damage Done; Old Man; On the Way Home; Only Love Can Break Your Heart; Southern Man; Sugar Mountain; and Tell Me Why.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$19.95

COMPLETE EDITION OF THE SONGS OF BEETHOVEN  - with German and English Words
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COMPLETE EDITION OF THE SONGS OF BEETHOVEN - with German and English Words

By Beethoven, Ludwig van (with lyrics by John Oxenford)

London: Boosey and Co, 1893. 243 pp. Actually undated - circa 1893. Brown cloth decorated in black, purple and gilt on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; gilt edged all round; yellow endpapers. Some wear at the corners and at the head and foot of the spine; hinges tight; no interior markings. Herein are the lyrics and sheet music for songs too numerous to list but some of the highlights are: To Hope - An die Hoffnung; Nature's Adoration - Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur; Fire Colour - Feuerfarb; The Flower of Flowers - Das Blumchen Wunderhold; New Love New Life - Neue Liebe Neuses Leben; The Free Man - Der Freie Mann; and many, many more.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. Sheet Music.

$49.95

SCOTTISH ORPHEUS - A Collection of the Most Admired Songs of Scotland
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SCOTTISH ORPHEUS - A Collection of the Most Admired Songs of Scotland

By Hamilton, Adam (arranger)

Edinburgh and London: Paterson and Sons, 1895. 223 pp. followed by a short Paterson catalogue. Actually undated - circa 1895. Blue cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; decorated endpapers; red-edged all round. Edge and corner wear with some chipping along the rear edge of the spine; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; stamped on the title page by the original bookseller; the front hinge is loose, the rear hinge is tight; both gutters are intact. Herein are the music and lyrics for songs too numerous to list but some of the highlights are: Annie Laurie; Auld Lang Syne; Auld Robin Gray; Bonnie Charlie's Now Awa; The Bonnie Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond; Charlie is My Darling; Duncan Gray; Gin a Body Meet a Body; The Hundred Pipers; My Bonnie Mary; Robin Adair; The Rowan Tree; The Scottish National Anthem; and many many more.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-. 8vo. Sheet Music.

$49.95

THE CLASSIC ROCK GUITAR BIG BOOK
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THE CLASSIC ROCK GUITAR BIG BOOK

By Stang, Aaron (editor)

Miami, Florida: Warner Bros. Publications, 1997. 280 pp. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Sheet music and lyrics for: The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down, and Stage Fright by The Band; Born on the Bayou, and Fortunate Son by Creedence Clearwater Revival; Ohio, and Teach Your Children by Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young; People Get Ready, and Superfly by Curtis Mayfield; Listen to the Music, and Long Train Runnin' by The Doobie Brothers; Light My Fire, and Riders on the Storm by The Doors; Hotel California, and I Can't Tell You Why by The Eagles; Land of Confusion, and Hold by Heart by Genesis; Casey Jones, Sugar Magnolia, Truckin', and Uncle John's Band by The Grateful Dead; Barracuda by Heart; The Pretender, The Road and Rosie by Jackson Browne; Aqualung, and Cross-eyed Mary by Jethro Tull; Black Dog, Heartbreaker, and Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin; Mr. Soul, and Southern Man by Neil Young; Nassau/Baby I Love Your Way by Peter Frampton; Tom Sawyer by Rush; Bella, and Europa (Earth's Cry Heaven's Smile) by Santana; American Girl, and Refugee by Tom Petty; Moondance by Van Morrison; and La Grange by ZZ Top. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$24.95

THE AGE OF ROCK - Sounds of the American Cultural Revolution
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THE AGE OF ROCK - Sounds of the American Cultural Revolution

By Eisen, Jonathan (editor) (Nat Hentoff; H. F. Mooney; Burton H. Wolfe; Stanley Booth; Frank Kofsky; Ralph J. Gleason; Tom Nolan; Ian Birchall; Fred Newman; Alan Beckett; Richard Merton; Michael Parsons; Joan Didion; Alan Aldrige; Murray Kempton)

New York: Vintage Books - Random House, 1969. (xvi) 388 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine and a small scuff mark on the lower right of the front cover; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates. The Contents are: Introduction by Jonathan Eisen; Something's Happened and You Don't Know What It Is, Do You, Mr Jones by Nat Hentoff; Popular Music Since the 1920s: The Significance of Shifting Taste by H. F. Mooney; The New Music and the New Scene by Burton H. Wolfe; A Houng Dog to the Manor Born by Stanley Booth; The Scene by Frank Kofsky; Like a Rolling Stone by Ralph J. Gleason; Groupies: A Story of Our Times by Tom Nolan; The Decline and Fall of British Rhythm and Blues by Ian Birchall; I Used to Think I Was Really Ugly by Fred Newman; Stones - Comment by Alan Beckett and Richard Merton; Rolling Stones by Michael Parsons; Arts in Society: John Lennon's School Days by Michael Wood; The Music of Sound or The Beatles and the Beatles by Joan Peyser; Beatles Not All That Turned On by Alan Aldridge; The Beatles by Murray Kempton; The Music of the Beatles by Ned Rorem; Learning from the Beatles by Richard Poirier; New Music in a New World by Wilfrid Mellers; A Family Album by Alfred G. Aronowitz; Baez and Dylan: A Generation Singing Out by Richard Farina; Bobby Dylan - Folk Rock Hero by Lawrence Goldman; John Wesley Harding by Jon Landau; Rock Lyrics Are Poetry Maybe by Robert Christgau; The Aesthetics of Rock by Richard Meltzer; Frank Zappa Interview by Frank Kofsky; In Person: The Mothers of Invention by Doon Arbus; Zappa and the Mothers: Ugly Can Be Beautiful by Sally Kempton; Rock and Roll Women by Michael Thomas; James Brown Is Out of Sight by Doon Arbun; A Whiter Shade of Black by Jon Landau; The Way We Are Today by Paul Williams; Nashville: The Sounds and the Symbols by Gene Lees; Hank Ballard Revisited by James Payne; The First Tycoon of Teen by Tom Wolfe; Underground Radio by Tom Nolan; A Non-Interview with a Pop Pro by Sally Kempton; Captain Pimple Cream's Fiendish Plot by Harry Shearer; and Waiting for Morrison by Joan Didion.. Later Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

MY FAVORITE SONGS
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MY FAVORITE SONGS

By Thomas, John Charles (editor)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company, 1945. Unpaginated. Light wear; no interior markings. John Charles Thomas was an American baritone who spent most of his career on Broadway but also did opera and some radio. Lyrics and sheet music for: Abide with Me - words by H. F. Lyte, music by William Monk; Battle Hymn of the Republic - words by Julia Ward Howe, music by W. Steffe; Believe Me If All Those Endearing Young Charms - words by Thomas Moore to the tune of an Irish Air; Bendemeer's Stream - words by Thomas Moore to the tune of an Irish Air; Beautiful Dreamer - words and music by Stephen C. Foster; and Come Thou Almighty King - music by Felice Fiardini.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to. Sheet Music.

$19.95

THE DAVE GIVEN ROCK 'N' ROLL STARS HANDBOOK - Rhythm and Blues Artists and Groups - Biographies Discographies References
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THE DAVE GIVEN ROCK 'N' ROLL STARS HANDBOOK - Rhythm and Blues Artists and Groups - Biographies Discographies References

By Given, Dave

Smithtown, New York: Exposition Press, 1980. (v) 328 pp. Signed by Dave Given on the title page. Also includes a dropped in sales slip, also signed by Dave Given. Red cloth lettered in gilt on the front panel and spine; red endpaper. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; small scuff mark on the front free endpaper; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. The Chapters are: Arthur Alexander; J. J. Barnes; The Beatles; Jesse Belvin; Brook Benton; The Blue Notes; James Brown; Dee Clark; Sam Cooke; Bobby Darin; The Delfonics; The Dells; Bo Diddley; The Dramatics; Earth Wind and Fire; Tommy Edwards; Eighth Day; The Five Satins; Aretha Franklin; Marvin Gaye; Al Green; Bill Haley and the Comets; Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks; Buddy Holly; Luther Ingram; The Intruders; Syl Johnson; Ben E. King; Jerry Lee Lewis; Little Richard; Little Willie John; The Manhattans; Barry Manilow; Van McCoy; Clyde McPhatter; The Miracles; The Moonglows; The O'Jays; Bobby Patterson; Elvis Presley; Lloyd Price; Otis Redding; Sam and Dave; Neil Sedaka; Bunny Sigler; Simon and Garfunkel; Johnnie Taylor; Ted Taylor; The Temptations; The Tymes; Johnny Guitar Watson; Barry White; Jackie Wilson; Bobby Womack; and Stevie Wonder.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$149.95

THE ELEMENTS OF CONDUCTING -  A Book for the Amateur
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THE ELEMENTS OF CONDUCTING - A Book for the Amateur

By Cox-Ife, William (introduction by Sir Adrian Boult)

London: John Baker, 1964. 142 pp. Black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; black and white frontis photograph; illustrated with diagrams. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a scuff mark on the front panel; price intact; no interior markings. William Cox-Ife was trained at the Royal Academy of Music, where he studied conducting, after which he went to work in the theatre and on the early BBC radio broadcasts, later moving into television and film. The Chapters are: The Baton; Basic Time Beating; Starting and Stopping; Ebb and Flow; Colour and the Helping Hand; Accompanying; The Conductor and the Stage; In the Pit; Style; Homework; Rehearsals; and The Great Night; followed by Appendices: Orchestra Seating Plans for Theatres; Suggestions on Conducting the Finale; Suggestions on Conducting the Prelude; Some Hints on Tuning Up; and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$24.95

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