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Image for 101 Woody Guthrie Songs; "Bound for Glory"

101 Woody Guthrie Songs; "Bound for Glory"

By: Bell, Judy (Ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Ludlow Music, Inc., 1977


Colour portrait cover paperback with words and music for 101 songs. 3-page tribute, His Land is Our Land, by Studs Terkel. No writing or damage. 193 large pages. View more info

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A Method of Teaching Harmony; Based Upon Systematic Ear Training, Part I (Diatonic Harmony)

By: Shinn, Frederick G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Augener Ltd., 1904

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)


Original dark blue cloth, lettered in white, on boards. Previous owner's name and address. The goal is to train the pupil's ear to discriminate and recognize each chord by its sound, to train his memory to retain the sound of each chord, and to associate each sound with the correct notational signs. 139 pp., including index. View more info

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A Song for Ireland

By: O'Hara, Mary

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Londoon, Michael Joseph, 1982

Edition: First


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ has small edge tear at foot. An anthology of the author's favourite songs, grouped under various headings. An accomplished performer from the age of 8, Mary spent 12 years as a Benedictine nun following the death of her first husband before returning to the stage and remarrying. Several Gaelic songs are included. ISBN 0-7181-2161-9. 208 pp. View more info

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American Negro Folk - Songs

By: White, Newman I.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hatboro, PA, Folklore Associates, Inc., 1965

Edition: Reprint


Green cloth on boards. Library stamps and card pocket. Any collector or performer of songs related to African heritage will find something of interest in this collection of lyrics. No tunes are included. 501 pp. with bibliography and indices of titles and first lines. Heavy book might need extra postage. View more info

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An Air of Distinction; A Chronicle of the Brookline Chamber Music Society, Inc.

By: Slosberg, Helen Sagoff

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Boston, Not Stated., 1976

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Author


Original mustard cloth with music stand motif on boards. Author's signature in brown gel pen on verso of front free endpaper. First project to crystallize was the presentation of concerts at Brookline High School in 1945. An interesting history, and a guidebook for similar groups. 161 pp. with lists of officers and sponsors. View more info

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C'mon and Sing!

By: War Services Committee, YMCA

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Gordon V. Thompson,


Original pictorial cover paperback shows three servicemen in uniform. Beige softcover in very good conditon. One small 1/2 inch tear near top of first leaf. Traditional folk lyrics, only two with tunes. 50 pp., over 150 songs from religion, the sea, military life, and various nations. View more info

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Canadian Fiddlers

By: Guest, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hantsport, N.S., Lancelot Press, 1985


Illustrated cover paperback. Previous owner's name. Listing of fiddlers by last name, alphabetically. Several fiddlers give descriptions of their instruments, strings, favorite tunes and fiddlers. Some have provided photos. Previous owner's name. 232 pp. View more info

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Creem; America's Only Rock 'n' Roll Magazine

By: Matheu, Robert/ Bowe, Brian J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Collins, 2007

Edition: First Edition Stated


Original colour laminated boards. Unclipped DJ duplicates cover. No writing or marks. A survey of the first 20 years. ISBN 978-0-06-137456-2. 269 pp. Large, very heavy book will need much extra postage. View more info

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Dansk Folkesangbog

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Odense, Denmark, Flensteds Forlag, 1940


Original photo portrait soft cover. Staples secure, but spine split. One small margin tear, not affecting text. Cover photo believed King Christian X. 96 pp. including Contents page. View more info

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Die Hochzeit Des Figaro; Komische Oper In Vier Akten Von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

By: Wolfskehl, Karl (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Marbach, Marbach Am Neckar, 1978


Original musical score in blue cloth cover on boards, no DJ. Six fetching drawings(Portraits of six characters) taken from Hans Strobach(1927). A very clean little script, from the text of Lorenzo da Ponte. German text by Karl Wolfskehl. Text in German only. 108 pp. View more info

Elvis

By: Kirkland, K.D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bison Books, 1989

Edition: Reprint


Preface by Sandy Martindale. A broad selection of photos as well as text. 112 pp. View more info

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Etude Music Magazine (Bound Misc.)

By: Cooke, James Francis (Ed.)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Theodore Presser Company, 1927


Original black cloth on boards. First 88 pp. comprised of January, 1926 special tribute to Theodore Presser issue cover (torn and repaired). Then follow approx. 50 pp. undated full scores with copyright dates 1909-1916. After these are a few hundred pp. of full scores in chronological order, taken from issues dated April, 1918 through December, 1927, but not consecutive. One loose leaf replaced. This is a treasure chest of pieces for several grades of piano study wh... View more info

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Famous Singers of To-day and Yesterday

By: Lahee, Henry C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, L.C. Page and Company, Inc., 1898


Original blindstamped maroon cloth decorated and lettered in gilt on boards. Green ribbon bookmark. Very clean overall. Biographical sketches of opera, oratorio, and concert singers of renown from the beginning of Italian opera to the 1880's. Several full-length portraits. Newspaper clipping of portrait and story of Caruso glued inside back cover. The front hinge has been strained at the head, but is not separated. Green ribbon bookmark. Lahee (1856-1953) was a we... View more info

Fidelio, an Opera in Two Acts

By: Sonnleithner, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Fred Rullman, Inc., 1935


Libretto in English with successive revisions by Stephan von Breuning and Friedrich Treitschke. Music by Ludwig van Beethoven. English version by Dr.TH. Baker. Two tiny corner tips missing. 27 pp. View more info

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Fifty Steps in Sight-Singing

By: Somervell, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. Curwen & Sons, Limited, 1930

Edition: Thirteenth Edition


Original tan softcover of 76 pp. Can be posted as Letter Mail. The author is highly critical of the brevity and shallowness of music education in schools. With this book he demonstrates exercises which are believed to be a means by which students may learn to sight-read, A few brief notes. View more info